Building a full Web-Stack with Docker and AWS Copilot
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Building a full Web-Stack with Docker and AWS Copilot

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About the Book

Developers and entrepreneurs:

Do you have a business idea, and want to run it on AWS, but don’t know how?

This book will show you how to build a full web-stack from scratch, with AWS Copilot.

Focus your time on the business side of things instead of connecting AWS resources.

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    • Express
    • JavaScript
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About the Author

Richard Chou
Richard Chou

Richard Chou is a Software Developer. He has working experience in Ruby/Rails, JavaScript/TypeScript, and HTML/CSS. He is also an AWS-certified professional.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Setup Basic Structure
    • 2.1 Setup AWS Credentials
    • 2.2 Install AWS Copilot
    • 2.3 Create a Copilot App
    • 2.4 Create a Production Environment
  • 3. Setup Express
    • 3.1 Create Express App
    • 3.2 Create a CI/CD Pipeline
    • 3.3 Enable SSL on AWS Load Balancer
  • 4. Setup DynamoDB
    • 4.1 Update Local Environment
    • 4.2 Deploy to Production
  • 5. Setup Background Worker
    • 5.1 Setup SNS/SQS on Local
    • 5.2 Setup SNS on Production
    • 5.3 Setup Worker and SQS on Production
  • 6. Setup Frontend
    • 6.1 Setup NextJS on Local
    • 6.2 Setup NextJS on Production
  • 7. Q&A
    • 7.1 What do I do if I want to modify a service that has already been deployed?
    • 7.2 Deployment keeps failing?
    • 7.3 What do I do if I want to add a new service?
  • 8. Test End-to-End
    • 8.1 Connect frontend, backend, and worker
    • 8.2 Test on Local
    • 8.3 Test on Production

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