In this excerpt from the video training series, “DevOps in the Cloud LiveLessons: Create a Continuous Delivery Platform Using Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Jenkins," Paul Duvall describes how to define a CloudFormation template for provisioning Amazon Web Services' resources. This includes defining security groups, wait conditions and outputs. He also provides references to learning resources for CloudFormation along with a walk-through of creating a CloudFormation stack using the CloudFormation wizard.
Publisher information: Authored/presented by Paul Duvall and published by Pearson/Addison-Wesley Professional, July 2012, ISBN 0321793269; For more info please visit the publisher page, the LiveLessons series page, or Safari Books Online subscribers can visit their digital library. TechTarget visitors can obtain this product at 35% discount using the coupon code DOTT35 during checkout, for a limited time only. This deal for $195 is good through November 30, 2012. It then returns to the full list price of $299.