There are many ways to build AMIs, and this episode will show you how to use the same process Netflix
uses by using Aminator. We will then take it one step further, and build AMIs using the Ansible
Provisioner as well.
This year's AWS re:invent conference was an amazing experience. My first Game Day, some excellent and
long anticipated announcements by AWS, and the Answers for AWS logo (along with my pretty face) on the
keynote big screen in front of 9000 attendees, and who knows how many on ... Read more
In the lead up to AWS re:invent 2013, our open source projects have received a few updates, so I thought
it best to summarize them. NetflixOSS Anisble Playbooks There are now CloudFormation templates for more
projects to make it as easy as possible to get started. Aminator has been ... Read more
Aminator lets you bake an Amazon Machine Image (AMI) using a variety of provisioners including apt and
yum. Now there is also an Ansible Provisioner. The PR for this should be merged in shortly. This means
you can use your favorite Ansible playbook to configure a running instance, or to ... Read more
I have release a few AMIs for some of the NetflixOSS projects. Right now, there are AMIs for Asgard and
Eureka in the three US regions. If you need the AMI in another region, please let us know. Asgard The
Asgard AMI is called asgard-1.2-awsanswers-ubuntu-12.04-amd64-ebs-20130716-2158. Underneath, it is ...