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Salt Cookbook by Anirban Saha

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Configuring cloud maps

After cloud providers and profiles have been created, it has to be mentioned as to which instances will use which profile. To achieve this task, cloud maps are used. In this recipe, you will learn how to configure cloud maps, and relate profiles with instances.

How to do it...

Edit /etc/salt/cloud.map to have the following entries:

cookbook_ec2_prod_db:
  - cookbookdb01

cookbook_ec2_prod_app_us-west-2a:
  - cookbookapp01
  - cookbookapp03

cookbook_ec2_prod_app_us-west-2b:
  - cookbookapp02
  - cookbookapp04

How it works...

In this recipe, we demonstrated the procedure to configure cloud maps in Salt cloud. The objective of the recipe is to relate the already configured cloud profiles with actual instances, which will be launched in EC2. ...

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