Getting Started with AWS
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Getting Started with AWS

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As the largest cloud computing platform in the world, Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides one of the most popular web services options available. This easy-to-understand guide is the perfect introduction to the Amazon Web Services platform and all it can do for you. You’ll learn about the Amazon Web Services tool set; how different web services (including S3, Amazon EC2 and etc) ; and how you can implement AWS in your organization. 

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Monster Chan
Monster Chan

I work in SainStore Inc. I am familiar with aws. I am also a iOS developer. I hope i can share my experiences and enhance our capabilities.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Setting Up
    • 1.1 Sign Up for AWS
    • 1.2 Create a Key Pair
  • 2. Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
    • 2.1 What is Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
    • 2.2 Create an Amazon Linux Instance from an Amazon Machine Image (AMI)
    • 2.3 Logging In to Your Instance
  • 3. Amazon Elastic Block Store
    • 3.1 What is Amazon Elstic Block Store
    • 3.2 Createing an Elastic Block Store Volume
    • 3.3 Adding an EBS Volume to an Instance
    • 3.4 Snapshotting an EBS Volume and Increasing Performance
  • 4. Amazon Simple Storage Service
    • 4.1 What is Amazon Simple Storage Service
    • 4.2 Create a bucket in Amazon S3
    • 4.3 Add an object to the bucket
    • 4.4 View object in your bucket
    • 4.5 Move an object to another bucket
    • 4.6 Delete an object and bucket
    • 4.7 Hosting Octopress With Amazon S3 and Cloudfront
    • 4.8 S3 Bucket Mounting as a File System
  • 5. Amazon Relational Database Service
    • 5.1 What is Amazon RDS
    • 5.2 Creating a Relational Database Service (RDS) Instance
    • 5.3 Connecting to the RDS Instance
  • 6. Amazon DynamoDB
    • 6.1 What is Amazon DynamoDB
    • 6.2 Creating a New Table
    • 6.3 Adding and Modifying Table Data
    • 6.4 Modify and Existing Item in the Table
    • 6.5 Querying the Table
    • 6.6 Deleting the Table
  • 7. Amazon Elastic MapReduce
    • 7.1 What is Amazon EMR
    • 7.2 Create an Amazon S3 Bucket
    • 7.3 Create and Launching a MapReduce Cluster
    • 7.4 Monitor the Cluster
    • 7.5 View the Results
  • 8. Amazon Elastic Beanstalk
    • 8.1 What is AWS Elastic Beanstalk
    • 8.2 Download Sample Application
    • 8.3 Deploy an Application
    • 8.4 Moniror the Cluster
  • 9. Amazon Elastic Load Balancer
    • 9.1 What is Amazon Elastic Load Balancer
    • 9.2 Creating an Elastic Load Balancer
  • 10. Amazon Indentity and Access Management (IAM)
    • 10.1 What Is AWS IAM
    • 10.2 Create a Group and User with Full Permissions (Administrators)
    • 10.3 Update Password Policy and Generate a Password
    • 10.4 Log in with the IAM Sign-In URL as an Administrator
    • 10.5 Create a Group and User with Limited Permissions (Developers)
    • 10.6 Login as a user with Limited Permissions

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