Lab 8: Using ELB to Scale Applications

Lab 8: Using ELB to Scale Applications

In this Lab I will setup Elastic Load Balancing, this is when your application traffic is distributed over multiple EC2 instances. First I need to go to my AWS EC2 dashboard and create a load balancer. I created a the ELB and pointed it towards my two Webservers I...
Lab 7: Using Elastic IPs

Lab 7: Using Elastic IPs

To do this we first start in Elastic IP’s in the AWS EC2 Dashboard, Then go and allocate a new address. Now once it’s given me an IP address I can then go and Associate address. I then choose my Webserver. Now I have the IP address linked to my Webserver I...
Lab 6: Creating and Using AMIs

Lab 6: Creating and Using AMIs

I start off by creating images of my Webserver and my Queue server. Webserver: Queue server: Now I just need to wait for the images to be created, I can monitor the progress in the AMI menu. Now that they have finished I can launch them, I will start with the...
Lab 3: Using DynamoDB as a Session State Provider

Lab 3: Using DynamoDB as a Session State Provider

First off I need to create a DynamoDB. The session table was creating using documentation from the lab, from the name to the Session ID. I need to check that in my solution I have specific AWS packages installed which I can check in the NuGet. I had to install the...
Lab 2: Using RDS with ASP.NET Applications

Lab 2: Using RDS with ASP.NET Applications

In this lab, I move my local Dino Store database to Amazon’s RDS. First I had to go to RDS in AWS and create a new instance, this was a free tier instance so the settings are default, besides the username and password. I also had to set a security group to allow...
Lab 1: Provisioning Durable storage

Lab 1: Provisioning Durable storage

In this lab, I had to create an S3 bucket that will host the web store content (Images, HTML files, CSS etc) I am talking in past tense because I have already completed this lab so I will be covering what I have done and how I completed it and the issues I...
Billing Charges for 21/03/2017

Billing Charges for 21/03/2017

As of today’s date, I have not gone over my free tier limit or used any of my credits I monitor this through the billing menu in Amazon Billing Management console. Also, I double check my credits to make sure nothing has been deducted....