This is a tutorial step by step to launch an instance in AWS
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides secure, resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make web-scale cloud computing easier for developers. Amazon EC2’s simple web service interface allows you to obtain and configure capacity with minimal friction. It provides you with complete control of your computing resources and lets you run on Amazon’s proven computing environment. docs
1. Login in AWS account and go to the AWS Management Console > select the EC2 service.
2. Launch a instance, click on button Launch instance
3. Choose an Amazon Machine Image (AMI)
In this case i’ am choose the one available under the free-tier option. Amazon Linux 2 AMI
4. Choose an instance type
In this case iam choose instance type is t2.micro and then click Next: Configure Instance Detail
5. Configure Instance Detail
6. Add Storage
7. Add Tags
Tags can as a label, tagging helps in easy search and grouping resources for various purposes.
8. Configure Security Group
Attach a set of firewall rules to your instance, then click Review and Launch
9. Review Instance
Review the instance and if ok, Launch the instance
10. Download Key Pair
Download a key pair to connect your instance, choose
create a new key pair, put
key pair name then click
Download Key Pair button > Launch Instance
11. Launch Status
12. View Instance
View instance detail such public IPv4 address, Public IPv4 DNS, security, networking and etc.