Learn CloudFormation

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  • Understand AWS CloudFormation
  • Develop AWS CloudFormation templates
  • Deploy AWS CloudFormation for AWS resources
  • Build your first AWS CloudFormation project
  • Explore AWS Security features
  • Deploy testing and production stages using CloudFormation

As the Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure is gradually moving towards cloud, managing cloud-related tasks efficiently continues to be a challenge for system administrators. CloudFormation is a language developed for managing infrastructure-related services efficiently on AWS and its features help secure the AWS resource deployment process.

Learn CloudFormation serves as a fundamental guide to kick-start your journey on CloudFormation. We will introduce you to the basic concepts on IaC and the AWS services required for implementing automation and infrastructure management. Then, we deep dive into concepts such as CloudFormation mapping, conditions, limit, and output and EC2. In the concluding chapters, you will manage the entire AWS infrastructure using CloudFormation templates.

By the end of this book, you will get up and running with IaC with CloudFormation.

  • Explore the fundamentals of AWS CloudFormation
  • Get acquainted with concepts such as CloudFormation templates and mappings
  • Learn to implement Infrastructure as a Code (IaC) on AWS
Page Count 220
Course Length 6 hours 36 minutes
ISBN 9781789134322
Date Of Publication 30 Jul 2018


Agus Kurniawan

Agus Kurniawan is an independent technology consultant, author, and lecturer. He has over 18 years' experience working on various software development projects, including delivering training courses and workshops, and delivering technical writing. He has done a few research activities related to wireless networking, software, and security in multiple universities. Currently, he is pursuing a Ph.D. program in Computer Science in Germany.

He has previously written five books for Packt.