TAPA 101: Terraform+AWS

This is the very first article of the Deploying infrastructure with Terraform+AWS+Packer+Ansible series, to show a basic infrastructure deployment on AWS.

In this post we’ll use terraform to create an instance on AWS, but we’ll do a little more than that.

We’ll create everything you need to get an instance running: vpc, subnet, securitygroup, keypair, internet gateway, route table….

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TAPA: Deploying infrastructure with Terraform+AWS+Packer+Ansible

It´s been a long time I know, but it was time to study new tools and, of course, write something here so I don´t forget what I´ve been using for now.

I used to write a lot about Foreman and Puppet and I´ll surely write more about them, but nowadays I´m using a complete different set of tools while working with short-term servers.

In this new series of articles I´ll be showing how to use these cool tools to interact with Amazon cloud and instances without logging into the AWS console or in the instances.

SPOILER: This will be a briefing of what is the so called “Immutable infrastructure”.

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