Accessing your AWS EC2 servers

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn various methods to access AWS EC2 instances

Create IAM roles for SSM managed instances

Learn how to collect session logs of EC2 servers using CloudWatch and S3 buckets

Clock1.25 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Welcome to "Accessing your AWS EC2 servers". In this guided project you will learn various methods to access your AWS EC2 servers. The task-based approach that we follow in our guided project will get you a better understanding of accessing your EC2 servers using pem file, EC2 Instance Connect, SSM etc. This comes very handy while working on your real-life project on AWS Cloud. Good luck as you get started, and I hope you enjoy the course! Happy learning !!!!!

Skills you will develop

  • aws
  • Linux
  • Cloud

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Access EC2 server using pem file

  2. Access EC2 server using EC2 Instance Connect

  3. Access Linux EC2 servers using Session Manager

  4. Access Windows EC2 servers using Session Manager

  5. Configure and setup EC2 Session logs in CloudWatch

  6. Configure and set up EC2 Session logs in S3 Bucket

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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