This whitepaper is for Microsoft Windows IT professionals who want to learn how to use Amazon Web Services (AWS) VM Import/Export to import custom Windows Server images into Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). PowerShell code is provided to demonstrate one way you could automate the task of importing images and launching instances, but there are many other DevOps automation techniques that could come into play in a well thought-out cloud migration process.
Download this whitepaper to learn about:
- An overview of our resizable compute capacity (EC2) web services
- The Pros and Cons of bringing your own licenses to the cloud (BYOL)
- Detailed walkthroughs for importing your custom image, launching a dedicated instance, configuring Microsoft KMS for BYOL, allocating a dedicated host and launching an instance