Some notes on setting up AWS services.
EC2 (Elastic Compute Cloud)
Go to EC2 console and cilck Launch Instance.
There are 7 steps to go
- Choose an image to use – OS and services to use
They call it as AMI – Amazon Machine Image
- Choose instance type – cpu, memory etc
Refer available instance type with explanation
- Configure instance details – more configuration on the instance.
- Add storage
The call it as EBS – Elastic Block Store
- Add tag – not sure what is this for
- Configure security group
- Review before launch
RDS (Relational Database Service)
S3 (Simple Storage Service)
AWS – full service diagram
(cilck to enlarge)