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AWS Administration – The Definitive Guide by Yohan Wadia

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Chapter 4. Security, Storage, Networking, and Lots More!

In the previous chapter, you learned a lot about EC2 and its images and instances. We were able to launch our first instance in AWS, connect to it, and even configure it as per our requirements.

In this chapter, we will be continuing where we left off and will cover some of the remaining EC2 concepts, such as security groups, networking, and a bit about volumes as well. We will also be looking at a few easy steps using which you can create and publish your very own AMIs. So stick around, we are just getting started!

An overview of security groups

We talked briefly about security groups in the previous chapter, but in this section, we will be looking at them in a bit more in detail. Security ...

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