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Practical AWS Networking

By : Mitesh Soni
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Practical AWS Networking

By: Mitesh Soni

Overview of this book

Amazon Web Services (AWS) dominates the public cloud market by a huge margin and continues to be the first choice for many organizations. Networking has been an area of focus for all the leading cloud service providers. AWS has a suite of network-related products which help in performing network related task on AWS. This book initially covers the basics of networking in AWS. Then we use AWS VPC to create an isolated virtual cloud for performing network-related tasks. We then provide an overview of AWS Direct Connect after taking a deep dive into scalability and load balancing using the auto scaling feature, Elastic Load Balancing, and Amazon Route S3. Toward the end of the book, we cover troubleshooting tips and security best practices for your network. By the end of this book, you will have hands-on experience of working with network tasks on AWS.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Title Page

Configuring Amazon Route 53

In this section, we will configure Route 53. We will also demonstrate the process of domain registration. 

To configure Amazon Route 53, follow these steps:

  1. Go to ServicesNetworking & Content Delivery | Route 53.
  2. Click on Get started now for Domain registration, as shown in the following screenshot:
  1. Click on Register Domain, as shown in the following screenshot:
  1. Enter the domain name that you want to register and then click on Check, as shown in the following screenshot:
  1. Click on Add to Cart for a suitable and available domain name. Click on Continue.
  2. Select the number of years in the Register in the Year field.
  3. Provide your contact details.
  4. You can also configure privacy protection. This governs whether you want to conceal your contact information from WHOIS queries. If you select Yes, your contact information will be...