CloudFormation

Adding and Updating the IAM Role for an EC2 Instance

Amazon EC2
It has been possible to assign an AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) Role to an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) Instance at launch time for a while [...]

CloudFormation WaitCondition Resources

AWS CloudFormation
When using AWS CloudFormation, sometimes resources need time to initialize. For example, an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instance using UserData to [...]

Reusing Automation : CloudFormation Config Sets

AWS CloudFormation
AWS CloudFormation is a orchestration tool which deploys infrastructure. It supports nested CloudFormation templates. Nested CloudFormation templates provide a [...]

Reusing Automation: Nested CloudFormation Templates

AWS CloudFormation
AWS CloudFormation is a service which provides orchestration of infrastructure build out. CloudFormation is a great example of Infrastructure as Code, where a [...]

YAML based CloudFormation Templates

AWS CloudFormation
AWS CloudFormation is an AWS Management tool that builds infrastructure when passed a template configuration file. When CloudFormation was first announced, the [...]