Tom Elrod


Entrepreneur and technologist with expertise is in project rescue, enterprise software, systems integration, infrastructure, and Open Source Software.

Amazon Web Services - going from development to production

This presentation will cover many of the services offered within Amazon Web Services and how to use them effectively to go from initial development environment to QA and then to production. Services will be created live during the presentation to demonstrate deployment of a typical web application. Topics such as sizing, security, scaling and cost savings will also be covered.

Specific Amazon Web Services to be discussed:

  • EC2 (Instances, AMIs, Security Groups, Elastic IPs, Load Balancers)
  • RDS
  • S3
  • CloudFront
  • Route 53
  • CloudFormation