Golden AMI Pipeline

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Yet another great post from AWS.

This time on how to make an automated pipeline to manage those pesky gold images:
Golden AMI creation process architecture diagram

This allows you to establish repeatable processes to:

  1. Distribute the golden AMI(s) to their business units.
  2. Continuously assess the security posture of all active golden AMIs.
  3. Decommission golden AMIs once obsolete.