Tag: Amazon Web Services

  • List of Public SSM Parameters for Bottlerocket OS AMI (bottlerocket)

    I have been frequently using Public SSM Parameters for EC2 Images recently in CloudFormation templates, so I decided to put the complete list of the Public SSM Parameters for Bottlerocket OS available here. This post specifically lists the Public SSM Parameters for Bottlerocket OS or for the /aws/service/bottlerocket/ path. Here is the Python3 code that I used […]

  • List of Public SSM Parameters for FreeBSD AMI (freebsd)

    I have been frequently using Public SSM Parameters for EC2 Images recently in CloudFormation templates, so I decided to put the complete list of the Public SSM Parameters for FreeBSD available here. This post specifically lists the Public SSM Parameters for FreeBSD or for the /aws/service/freebsd/ path. Here is the Python3 code that I used that uses […]

  • List of Public SSM Parameters for SUSE Linux Enterprise AMI (suse)

    I have been frequently using Public SSM Parameters for EC2 Images recently in CloudFormation templates, so I decided to put the complete list of the Public SSM Parameters for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server available here. This post specifically lists the Public SSM Parameters for SUSE Linux or for the /aws/service/suse/ path. Here is the Python3 code that […]

  • List of Public SSM Parameters for Debian AMI (debian)

    I have been frequently using Public SSM Parameters for EC2 Images recently for CloudFormation templates, so I decided to put the complete list of the Public SSM Parameters for Debian available here. This post specifically lists the Public SSM Parameters for Debian or for the /aws/service/debian/ path. Here is the Python3 code that I used that uses […]

  • List of Public SSM Parameters for Ubuntu AMI (canonical)

    I have been frequently using Public SSM Parameters for EC2 Images recently in CloudFormation templates, so I decided to put the complete list of the Public SSM Parameters for Ubuntu available here. This post specifically lists the Public SSM Parameters for Ubuntu Linux or for the /aws/service/canonical/ path. Here is the Python3 code that I used that […]

  • List of Public SSM Parameters for Amazon Linux AMIs (ami-amazon-linux-latest)

    I have been frequently using Public SSM Parameters for EC2 Images recently in CloudFormation templates, so I decided to put the complete list of the Public SSM Parameters for Amazon Linux available here. This post specifically lists the Public SSM Parameters for Amazon Linux or for the /aws/service/ami-amazon-linux-latest/ path. Here is the Python3 code that I used […]

  • List of Public SSM Parameters for Windows AMI (ami-windows-latest)

    I have been frequently using Public SSM Parameters for EC2 Images for CloudFormation templates, so I decided to put the complete list of the Public SSM Parameters available here. This post specifically lists the Public SSM Parameters for Windows or for the /aws/service/ami-windows-latest/ service. Here is the Python3 code that I used that uses boto3 […]

  • What happens when you have too many EC2 Images / AMI?

    I have always been wary of EC2 Images and EBS Snapshots since they are cheap and are usually the last place where people would look to lower their AWS bill.

  • Direct Connect and VLANs

    We were troubleshooting a network configuration on using AWS Direct Connect and as it turns out that the VLAN can be different coming from the Customer Gateway to the Customer POP Router and Customer POP Router to Public/Private Virtual Interface (VIF).

  • How to get the price of AWS Load Balancers using Boto3 and Python

    Below is a Python Script that gets the price of AWS Elastic Load Balancers (ELB). This can retrieve prices for Classic, Application, Network and Gateway Load Balancers. It can also get the price of load balancers in AWS Outposts. See the different examples of how to use this Python code below. Output