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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Infrastructure in the Cloud

    1. Amazon Web Services for Infrastructure

    2. Thinking Like Amazon

    3. Reality Check

    4. Interfaces: REST and Query Versus SOAP

  2. Chapter 2 Interacting with Amazon Web Services

    1. REST-Based APIs

    2. User Authentication

    3. Performing AWS Requests

  3. Chapter 3 S3: Simple Storage Service

    1. S3 Overview

    2. Interacting with S3

    3. Buckets

    4. Objects

    5. Alternative Hostnames

    6. Access Control Lists

    7. Server Access Logging (Beta)

    8. Signed URIs

    9. Distributing Objects with BitTorrent

  4. Chapter 4 S3 Applications

    1. Share Large Files

    2. Online Backup with AWS::S3

    3. S3 Filesystem with ElasticDrive

    4. Mediated Access to S3 with JetS3t

  5. Chapter 5 EC2: Elastic Compute Cloud (Beta)

    1. EC2 Overview

    2. Interacting with EC2

    3. Keypairs

    4. Network Security by IP

    5. Finding Amazon Machine Images

    6. Controlling Instances

    7. Log In to an Instance

    8. Security Groups

    9. Managing and Sharing AMIs

    10. Console Output and Instance Reboot

  6. Chapter 6 Using EC2 Instances and Images

    1. EC2 Instances in Detail

    2. Data Management in EC2

    3. Modifying an AMI

    4. Registering an AMI

    5. Create an AMI from Scratch

  7. Chapter 7 EC2 Applications

    1. Dynamic DNS

    2. On-Demand VPN Server with OpenVPN

    3. Web Photo Album with Gallery 2

  8. Chapter 8 SQS: Simple Queue Service

    1. SQS Overview

    2. Interacting with SQS

    3. Queues

    4. Messages

    5. Queue Attributes

    6. Queue Access Control

  9. Chapter 9 SQS Applications

    1. Messaging Simulator

    2. Distributed Application Services with BOTO

    3. Automated Management of EC2 Instance Pools with Lifeguard

  10. Chapter 10 FPS: Flexible Payments Service (Beta)

    1. FPS Overview

    2. Interacting with FPS

    3. Managing Your Tokens

    4. Acquiring Third-Party Tokens

    5. Pay Now Widgets

  11. Chapter 11 FPS Transactions and Accounts

    1. Performing FPS Transactions

    2. Account Management and Information

  12. Chapter 12 FPS Advanced Topics

    1. Gatekeeper Language Guide

    2. Micropayments with FPS

    3. Building a Marketplace Application

    4. Subscribing to FPS Event Notifications

  13. Chapter 13 SimpleDB (Beta)

    1. SimpleDB Overview

    2. Interacting with SimpleDB

    3. Domains

    4. Items and Attributes

    5. Representing Data in SimpleDB

    6. Performing Queries

    7. Stock Price Database: A Mini SimpleDB Application

  1. Appendix AWS Resources

    1. AWS Online Resources

    2. Client Tools

    3. API Libraries

    4. Third-Party AWS Solutions

  2. Appendix AWS API Error Codes

    1. S3: Simple Storage Service

    2. EC2: Elastic Compute Cloud

    3. SQS: Simple Queue Service

    4. FPS: Flexible Payments Service

    5. SimpleDB

  3. Colophon