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Runlist - Automated Windows server builds

This is a no-frills script I threw together to assist in building AWS instances once they’re launched from EC2. The script will pull a json file from url which contains a list of scripts and associated variables. 109 more words

Windows Cloudformation templates

I’ve been playing with Cloudformation templates. My goal was to create a Windows based ec2 instance that automatically had the ephemeral storage attached and at least 1 EBS volume. 162 more words

AWS NYC Summit 2015 Recap

When one gets the chance to go to New York, one takes it, as far as I’m concerned. So when PayByPhone offered to send me to the… 1,335 more words

AWS CodeDeploy

I’m interested in forwarding the cause of automated deployments.


Lots of discussion of large, distinguished software companies being able to pull this off now. Lots of discussion of small, startup software companies being able to pull this off now. 1,199 more words


How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love AWS - Part 3


aws-must is a tool, which helps in managing Amazon CloudFormation templates using using YAML and Mustache templates. Deploying aws-must starts with copying an existing CloudFormation template as a root Mustache template, and continues with extracting YAML configuration data from the template and with stepwise refinement of the templates. 1,376 more words


How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love AWS - Part 2


Amazon CloudFormation gives developers and systems administrators an easy way to create and manage a collection of related AWS resources. It uses JSON -formatted… 1,136 more words


Automate your Cloud Operations Part 2: AWS CloudFormation

Stacking the AWS CloudFormation

Automate your Cloud Operations blog post Part 1 have given us the basic understanding on how to automate the AWS stack using CloudFormation. 702 more words