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Battling AWS API throttling

At work we’re increasingly leaning on AWS CloudFormation to manage collections of resources that work together to provide a service. Several of these services may communicate with each other to form systems. 2,065 more words


Using Eucalyptus 4.0.1 CloudFormation to Deploy a CoreOS (Docker) Cluster

In a previous blog, I discussed how cloud-init can be used to customize a CoreOS image deployed as an instance on Eucalyptus – which happens to work in the same fashion on AWS.   1,540 more words

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IAM Policy for Self-managing Credentials and MFA Device

This is an IAM policy to allow users to manage their own MFA device and credentials including access keys on the AWS console.  The CloudFormation script below creates the policy and assign it to an existing group. 14 more words