Category Archives: Cloud

How to create an Amazon Machine Image

You can create an Amazon Machine Image or AMI for your existing EC2 instance. The AMI will allow you to launch a fresh EC2 instance using the AMI as a template. You can also share the AMI with other AWS … Continue reading

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How to Create a VPC on AWS with public and private subnets

A virtual private cloud (VPC) is an on-demand configurable pool of shared computing resources allocated within a public cloud environment, providing a certain level of isolation between the different organizations (denoted as users hereafter) using the resources. The isolation between … Continue reading

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How To Create a S3 Bucket

This AWS tutorial will show you how to create a S3 bucket on AWS. “Amazon S3 or Amazon Simple Storage Service is a “simple storage service” offered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) that provides object storage through a web service … Continue reading

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How to Setup CentOS 7 on AWS

This tutorial will show you how to create a CentOS 7 instance on AWS. We assume that you already have you AWS account created and that you are logged in already. Step 1 Click Services and then EC2 Step 2 … Continue reading

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How To Install Own Cloud on CentOS 7

This video shows how to install Own Cloud on Centos. Own Cloud is simailr to dropbox but you install it on your own server which gives you full control over your data. There are several prerequisites needed to follow along … Continue reading

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Get list of running instances in AWS emailed to you daily.

Say you share an AWS account with a few people and you’re the bill payer. You’d like to keep an eye on the running instances, but logging in each day to check can get tiring, especially if you are out … Continue reading

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How to access Amazon Web Services (AWS) via the command line from Linux.

Introduction   AWS provide command line tools that are extremely powerful. These tools allow you to administer your AWS account. The tutorial below details how you can connect a Linux machine to your AWS account. There are two portions to … Continue reading

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