Deploy Resources

To deploy resources , follow below steps:

Step 1 : Download CloudFormation template:
File Name Purpose Template Download
anfw-distributed-template-2az.yaml This templaye deploys AWS Network Firewall and related resources in distributed architecture across 2 AZs. Click to download
Step 2 : Deploy using AWS CloudFormation
  • Click here to open AWS CloudFormation Console in us-west-2 region.

  • Select Upload template file, click on Choose file to provide the template downloaded in Step-1. Click Next once done.

distributed_create_stack

  • On Specify stack details , provide a meaningful Stack name as well as select a single Availability Zone to be used for this workshop. Leave rest as default and press Next.

distributed_stack_details

  • Review and accept the defaults on Configure stack options.
  • On Review page, at the bottom Acknowledge the capacities for IAM Instance Profile and IAM Roles being created as part of this stack as shown in below picture. Press “Create stack” once ready.

distributed_stack_capabilities

Step 3 : Success

Once all the resources in the template are successfully provisioned, status of CloudFormation Stack would change to CREATE_COMPLETE as shown in picture below. Once completed, move to Lab 1 to review & verify the resources provisioned.

distributed_stack_successful

This template provision resources across 2 Availability Zones. In production, it is highly advised to use multiple AZs to ensure high availability.

For resources provisioned in personal/work AWS accounts - charges may apply. It is highly encouraged to delete the resources once workshop is completed.

Follow steps outlined in 4. Cleanup from the menu on left to delete all resources provisioned during this lab.