AWS CloudFormation
User Guide (API Version 2010-05-15)

Sample Templates

AWS CloudFormation sample templates demonstrate how you can create templates for various uses. For example, one sample template describes a load-balancing, auto scaling WordPress blog in an Amazon VPC. We recommend that you use these sample templates as a starting point for creating your own templates and not to launch production-level environments.

You can directly launch any of the sample templates to create an AWS CloudFormation stack. However, because each region might have different requirements, a template that works in one region might not work in another region. Therefore, AWS CloudFormation provides a set of sample templates for each region: