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

Microsoft Windows Amazon Machine Images (AMIs) and AWS CloudFormation Templates

With AWS CloudFormation, you can create Microsoft Windows stacks for running Windows server instances. A number of pre-configured templates are available to launch directly from the AWS CloudFormation Sample Templates page, such as the following templates:


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Although these stacks are already configured, you can use any EC2 Windows AMI as the basis of an AWS CloudFormation Windows stack.