Deploying Microsoft Enterprise Apps with AWS Launch Wizard
As applications become more complex, their correct deployment becomes more important. In the past, Amazon has offered its Launch Wizard as a tool to guide administrators through the process of deploying Active Directory and other services in the AWS cloud.
Recently, however, Amazon has retooled the startup assistant so that it can assist administrators in deploying business-critical applications such as Microsoft’s Internet Information Server (IIS) and Microsoft Exchange Server.
You can find the startup wizard in the Compute section of Amazon’s list of services. When you open the AWS Launch Wizard, you are taken to a dashboard display that lists the different deployments you can perform. As you can see in it illustration 1These deployments currently include Microsoft SQL Server, SAP, Active Directory, Remote Desktop Gateway, Amazon EKS, …