Create an AMI from an Amazon EC2 Instance

Create an AMI from an Amazon EC2 Instance :  An Amazon machine Image (AMI) provides a basic platform to launch any instance. AMI is like a template that you can configure with an operating system, software or application server. An Amazon machine Image that can be configured with other Auto scaling groups. From EC2 Dashboard go to the running instances view and select the instance from which you want to create an AMI. You can Create an AMI of a stopped or running instance.

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