March 23, 2021 / Nirav Shah
In the last blog, we learn about EC2 Image Builder. Now let’s understand it’s practical demonstration.
Step 1: Create an IAM Role for this using below two policies.
Step 2: Now open the EC2 Image Builder AWS console and in the Define Recipe page, create an image recipe, which includes your source image and components.
Step 3: Provide details as per the snap-in.
Provide the following specifications under Pipeline details
Step 4: Infrastructure configuration
Step 5: Distribution settings
On the Review and create page, you can review all of your settings before you create your image pipeline. Review your Recipe details, your Pipeline configuration details, and your Additional settings.
Step 6: Review and create your pipeline
Step 7: Run your pipeline manually. When your image pipeline creation succeeds, you are taken to the Image pipelines page. From here, you can manage, delete, disable, view details about, and run your image pipeline.
Step 8: Pipeline initiated successfully. Now check it on EC2 Dashboard.
Step 9: Verify the Status.
Step 10: Verify the Status.
Step 11: Verify the EC2 Dashboard
Step 12: Verify the AMI console, the AMI is there and the EC2 instance is deleted.
EC2 Image Builder tracks and displays the progress for each step in the image building process.
As a Director of Eternal Web Private Ltd an AWS consulting partner company, Nirav is responsible for its operations. AWS, cloud-computing and digital transformation are some of his favorite topics to talk about. His key focus is to help enterprises adopt technology, to solve their business problem with the right cloud solutions.
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