Steps to create elastic stack

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1. Download template file
  • Clone [IaC-ngp-elastic][iac-ngp-elastic] repo.
2. Create a stack on the AWS CloudFormation console
  1. Log in to the AWS Management Console and select CloudFormation in the Services menu.
  2. Create a new stack by using one of the following options:
    • Click Create Stack. This is the only option if you have a currently running stack.

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  • Click Create New Stack in the CloudFormation Stacks main window. This option is visible only if you have no running stacks.

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3. Selecting the Stack Template
  1. Select Upload a template to Amazon S3 under Choose a template section.
  2. Select elastic.yaml from cloned repo. Choose Choose File to select the template file from your local computer.
  3. Click Next to accept your settings and proceed.

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4. Specifying Stack Name and Parameters
  • Specify the stack name and values for the parameters that were defined in the template.

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5. Stack Creation Successful
  • If the stack creation is successful you will see a CREATE_COMPLETE message in status section.

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[iac-ngp-elastic]: https://github.com/microservices-today/IaC-ngp-elastic

Please refer the blog For verifying elastic stack creation.