Lessons with tag: cloudformation

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AWS CloudFormation Drift Detection

August 12, 2022
We'll explain what AWS CloudFormation Drift Detection is and how it works. It's similar to `terraform plan` but there are some differences. We'll cover the nuances, differences and walk through an example. ## Links * [AWS CloudFormation Docs...
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AWS CloudFormation Change Sets

August 12, 2022
We'll cover CloudFormation Change Sets. It allows you to preview what CloudFormation will do before having to press the scary big red button. For those coming from different worlds: Tool | Name ---|--- CloudFormation | Change Sets Terraform...
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aws cloudformation deploy

August 12, 2022
We'll cover the CLI command aws cloudformation deploy We'll also discuss how it's different from the commands aws cloudformation create-stack aws cloudformation update-stack ## Links * AWS CLI Docs: [aws cloudformation d...
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aws cloudformation package

August 11, 2022
We'll cover the command aws cloudformation package ## Links * [aws cloudformation package](https://docs.aws.amazon.com/cli/latest/reference/cloudformation/package.html) * [aws cloudformation deploy](https://docs.aws.amazon.com/cli/la...
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AWS CloudFormation Intrinsic Functions

August 4, 2022
CloudFormation Intrinsic Functions are built-in functions that allow you to perform some logic. They're quite useful and you'll see them out in the wild being used so it's good to get to know them. ## CloudFormation Docs * [Intrinsic Functio...
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AWS CloudFormation SSM Parameter Types

August 4, 2022
AWS CloudFormation **SSM Parameter Types** is a special type of parameter that allows you reference SSM Param Store values. This is useful to reference the latest Amazon Linux 2 AMI published by AWS. We'll cover it and shows how much it simplifies...
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AWS CloudFormation Conditions and Condition Functions

August 4, 2022
Conditions and Condition Functions are how you perform conditional logic with CloudFormation. They are pretty weird because of the declarative nature of CloudFormation. The **Condition** is a way to capture a result of a **Condition Functions** in...
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AWS CloudFormation Pseudo Parameters

August 4, 2022
CloudFormation **pseudo-parameters** are parameters that are **not** defined by you, they are defined by CloudFormation. You reference or use them just like normal parameters though. They're common used and seen in a lot of CloudFormation template...
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AWS CloudFormation Mappings

August 4, 2022
AWS CloudFormation **mappings** are like a 2-level case statement or hash or dictionary or map. The data structure allows you to perform some logic and grab elements out of this structure. It's usual use to grab a region specific AMI. We'll provi...
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AWS CloudFormation Outputs

August 4, 2022
AWS CloudFormation **Outputs** are like "return values". For the most part, people use them to surface useful attributes to the AWS CloudFormation management console. ## Links * GitHub Repo https://github.com/boltops-learn/cloudformation-fun...
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AWS CloudFormation Parameters

August 4, 2022
CloudFormation **parameters** are essentially **inputs** to the CloudFormation template. They allow you to reuse the **same** template and create different stacks. ## Links * GitHub Repo https://github.com/boltops-learn/cloudformation-funda...
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AWS CloudFormation: Webserver EC2 Instance and Security Group

August 4, 2022
In this video, we'll walk you through a real-world situation where: 1. You'll download an existing CloudFormation template 2. Review it 3. Update and fix it so it works We'll install apache with UserData and show you how to ssh into the in...
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AWS CloudFormation Intro: CLI Tutorial

August 3, 2022
We'll provide a general introduction with the AWS CloudFormation CLI. This is right up the alley for those who are used to using the CLI. ## Links * https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AWSCloudFormation/latest/UserGuide/aws-properties-ec2-instance.h...
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AWS EC2 Instance with the Console: Manually Creating is a Great Way to Learn How Things Work

December 14, 2021
We'll build an EC2 instance with the AWS Console. We'll cover the common settings that you can configure the EC2 instance with. We'll also cover the user data script and show you how to can customize the EC2 instance when the instance is first lau...
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EKS Managed Nodes Cluster with the AWS Console and CLI: Popular Choice Among EKS Users

November 19, 2021
We'll walk through creating an EKS cluster with the AWS Console and CLI. We'll create a EKS powered by Managed Nodes. Creating the EKS Cluster this way really helps to learn about the underlying components required to make an EKS Cluster. It he...
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EKS Fargate Cluster with AWS Console and CLI: Manual Creation From the Docs

November 19, 2021
We'll walk through creating an EKS cluster with the AWS Console and CLI. We'll create a EKS powered by Fargate. Creating the EKS Cluster this way really helps to learn about the underlying components required to make an EKS Cluster. It helps wi...
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EKS Fargate Cluster with eksctl

November 18, 2021
We'll walk through creating an EKS cluster with the eksctl tool. We'll create a EKS powered by Fargate. To help learn about the eksctl tool and we'll explore and review what gets created: 1. CloudFormation Stacks 2. VPC Network 3. EKS Clus...
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