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Mastering AWS Development by Uchit Vyas

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Amazon CloudFormation

Amazon CloudFormation is a way to launch your Cloud environments without difficulty. That is, when you launch a CloudFormation environment, you will be able to launch specific AMIs with scrupulous key pairs, on predefined instance sizes, and given load balancers. Also, if any segment of your environment fails to launch, the environment rolls back to previous state, terminating all the pieces down the way.

Of course, it's not as simple as that. Every so often, assets need to know about each other (for example, what connection string should an EC2 instance use to connect to your RDS instance that CloudFormation just launched). To assemble a set of Amazon CloudFormation templates that enable a typical enterprise environment, ...

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