PacktLib: Learning AWS OpsWorks

Learning AWS OpsWorks

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

A New Way to Scale

High-level OpsWorks

The origin of OpsWorks

The importance of OpsWorks

The role of DevOps

OpsWorks for the startup

Summary

Welcome to AWS OpsWorks

Creating an AWS account

The dashboard

Summary

Stack it Up!

Multistage environments

Adding a stack

Inside the stack

Summary

Layers – the Blueprint for Success

Configuring layers

Elastic Load Balancer

OS Packages

Security groups

IAM instance profile

Auto healing

MySQL layer

Summary

In an Instance

Instance types

Instance scaling types

Adding instances

Summary

Bring the Apps!

Continuous integration

Adding an app

Deploy, edit, and delete

Capistrano

Summary

Big Brother

Amazon CloudWatch

OpsWorks monitoring

Summary

Access Control

Identity and Access Management

OpsWorks and IAM

Summary

Instance Agent Command Line Interface

Connecting via SSH

Instance Agent CLI

Summary

Multi-region Architecture

Production stack

Multi-region

Amazon Route 53

OpsWorks and Route 53

Summary

Index