Allocating Elastic IP and Associating it to EC2 Instance

Lab Details

  1. This lab walks you through the steps to launch and configure a virtual machine in the Amazon cloud.

  2. You will practice using Amazon Machine Images to launch Amazon EC2 Instances and use key pairs for SSH authentication to log into your instance. You will create a web page and publish it.

  3. You will allocate and associate an Elastic IP.

  4. Duration: 45 minutes

  5. AWS Region: US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1

Architecture Diagram

Task Details

  1. Log into AWS Management Console.

  2. Create an Amazon Linux Instance from an Amazon Linux AMI

  3. SSH into your instance and configure your server as a web server.

  4. Create and publish a sample test.html file.

  5. Test the page with the public IP address of EC2 Instance created.

  6. Allocate an Elastic IP and associate it to the EC2 Instance.

  7. Test the page with Elastic IP address of EC2 Instance.

  8. Validation of the lab


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