We will deploy five VPCs:

  • One each for our Development, Test, and Production environments, for a total of three.
  • One for our shared services, such as VPC Endpoints, Hybrid DNS, and NAT Gateway.
  • One emulating our Datacenter.

Run CloudFormation template 1.tgw-vpcs.yaml to deploy the VPCs.

  1. Click on the CloudFormation Launch link below that corresponds to the AWS Region in which you want to deploy the workshop. note: if you are sharing an account with someone else be sure to pick differnt regions.

US East (N. Virginia)

US East (Ohio) US West (Oregon) EU West (Ireland) EU West (Singapore) AP Northeast (Tokyo)

  1. If you are sharing the account with someone else doing the workshop, add your initals to the Stack name. This will make any IAM roles or other global resource unique.

  2. Scroll down to the bottom of the Review name_of_your_stack and check the I acknowledge that AWS CloudFormation might create IAM resources with custom names. Click the Create button in the lower right. Create Stack

  3. wait for the Stack to show Create_Complete. Stack Complete