Validate AWS Auto Scaling Setup with Manual Scaling
In this lab, you'll practice validating an AWS auto scaling group's configuration by manually scaling. When you're finished with this lab, you'll have an auto scaling group that has launched 2 web servers, up from the original configuration of 1 web server.
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Wes is an Architect and Engineer specializing in public cloud systems and web scale SaaS Operations. He designs, builds, and manages applications and systems that enable highly-available infrastructure, continuous delivery pipelines, and rapid releases in large, polyglot microservice ecosystems. Wes uses a variety of languages, frameworks, and tooling to build applications, define Infrastructure as Code, drive automation, and eliminate toil. He is vocal in the tech community by participating in ... morementorship, workshops and conferences, and is a Pluralsight Author. Wes is an advocate for Software Craft and the CALMS of DevOps; Culture, Automation, Lean, Measurement, and Sharing.
You'll update the configuration of an auto scaling group, changing the minimum number of servers from 1 to 3. This will validate that the auto scaling group and launch configuration is working as it should.
Provided environment for hands-on practice
We will provide the credentials and environment necessary for you to practice right within your browser.
Follow along with the author’s guided walkthrough and build something new in your provided environment!
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