In the preceding chapter, you learned about using Microsoft Azure with PowerShell. Now let’s see what we can do with Amazon Web Services (AWS). In this chapter, you’ll go deep into using PowerShell with AWS. Once you’ve learned how to authenticate to AWS with PowerShell, you’ll learn how to create an EC2 instance from scratch, deploy an Elastic Beanstalk (EBS) application, and create an Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) Microsoft SQL Server database.

Like Azure, AWS is a juggernaut in the cloud world. Chances are high that if you’re in IT, you’ll be working with AWS in some way in your career. And as with Azure, ...

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