Tag: AWS

Create a MySQL DB Instance in Amazon RDS

Create a MySQL DB Instance in Amazon RDS

Use the Amazon RDS console to launch a MySQL DB instance. If you choose a Multi-AZ deployment this ensures that your database will failover and continue to be available if the master DB instance goes out of service. But for our purposes we will launch a single instance db in […]

Deploy WordPress Using the Elastic Beanstalk Environment

Deploy WordPress Using the Elastic Beanstalk Environment

To prepare to deploy WordPress using AWS Elastic Beanstalk, you must copy the WordPress files to your computer and provide some configuration information. AWS Elastic Beanstalk requires a source bundle, in the format of a ZIP or WAR file. To download WordPress and create a source bundle Download the files […]

Setting Up an Amazon Aurora Database

Setting Up an Amazon Aurora Database

Use the Amazon RDS console to launch a Aurora DB instance. If you choose a Multi-AZ deployment this ensures that your database will failover and continue to be available if the master DB instance goes out of service. But for our purposes we will launch a single instance db in […]

Leveraging CloudFront with your WordPress Site

Leveraging CloudFront with your WordPress Site

Using CloudFront to distribute web content that is managed by WordPress is the holy grail. It’s not a simple or easy task, but the results are worth it. WordPress has several parts that need to be configured differently in CloudFront. WordPress is an amazing piece of technology. It enables you […]