IaC, DevOps, Manage EC2 AMI, Launch Template and ASG with Packer and AWS CLI

I recently were needed to expand my role to more in DevOps as current new small startup organization started to feel the necessity of more dedicated devOps guy and that’s me, new journey to DevOps.

First thing i noticed is that seems until now we have been managed EC2 AMIs all by hands, so i decided to scriptify possibly everything to manage EC2 AMIs and Launch Templates together.

I started to list down simple requirements, processes for that and find existing solutions, best…