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How to expose instance metadata as environment variables at boot in AWS Linux AMI.

I want to execute echo ${PUBLIC_IP_ADDRESS} and echo ${PUBLIC_DNS_NAME} get the public ip address and public DNS of my instances.
Create an AMI role for the instance that allows to execute commands in the awscli in this case was used AdministratorAcces. 239 more words

Website up!

These days it is a 5 minutes step to have a professional website up and running. I decided I would configure everything from the ground up to gain more practice with the tools and technologies that are normally automatically configured for us. 790 more words


Robomongo connect to AWS EC2 behind ssl redirect/tunnel

A client of mine has a few EC2 instances that I manage. One of them I installed an SSL Cert on, and all http traffic is forwarded to https. 227 more words


Ham and Taleggio Baguette at Birley's, Old Broad Street

This is a guest post from a guy called Jerry. I don’t know him or anything. We’ve never met. He’s done reviews on here before though so I let him carry on because let’s face it, someone has to. 407 more words


eC2: South African CCS Capacity Building Plan for the South African National Energy Development Institute

Deadline: 30-Jun-2017 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.) 

The South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) has been mandated by the South African Government and parties to the South African Centre for Carbon Capture & Storage Research Agreement (SACCCS) to investigate the potential for Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) in South Africa through the implementation of the South Africa CCS Roadmap (Roadmap). 43 more words


Ansible and EC2 Auto Scaling Groups: False-positive idempotency errors and a workaround

When using Ansible to deploy and manage EC2 auto scaling groups (ASGs) in AWS, you may encounter, like I have recently, an issue with idempotency errors that can be somewhat befuddling. 976 more words


eC2: IT Framework Tender

The World Bank just released a Request for Expression Of Interest (REOI) to pre-qualify suppliers interested in participating on a follow on solicitation to award contracts for the provision of IT Implementation, Development and Support Services that encompasses the three broad components as specified above. 114 more words