Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)

Introduction

Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) enables you to launch Amazon Web Services (AWS) resources into a virtual network that you've defined. This virtual network closely resembles a traditional network that you'd operate in your own data center, with the benefits of using the scalable infrastructure of AWS.

Amazon resources:

Introduction

Getting Started Guide


Using the VPC plugin on Linx


Create a VPC

Steps:

  1. From the Amazon VPC plugin, add the CreateVPC function to your process

  2. Enter the key details of the Properties associated with the CreateVPC function, including:

    a. AWS Credentials of the user performing the function

    b. CIDR block - The IPv4 network range for the VPC, in CIDR notation. For example, 10.0.0.0/16.


Create a Subnet

Steps:

  1. From the Amazon VPC plugin, add the CreateSubnet function to your process

  2. Enter the key details of the Properties associated with the CreateSubnet function, including:

    a. AWS Credentials of the user performing the function

    b. VPC ID - The ID of the VPC.

    c. CIDR block - The IPv4 network range for the subnet, in CIDR notation. For example, 10.0.0.0/24.