AWS CodeDeploy
User Guide (API Version 2014-10-06)

The procedures in this guide support the new console design. If you choose to use the older version of the console, you will find many of the concepts and basic procedures in this guide still apply. To access help in the new console, choose the information icon.

Working with Applications in AWS CodeDeploy

After you configure instances, but before you can deploy a revision, you must create an application in AWS CodeDeploy. An application is simply a name or container used by AWS CodeDeploy to ensure the correct revision, deployment configuration, and deployment group are referenced during a deployment.

Use the information in the following table for next steps:

Compute platform Scenario Information for next step

EC2/On-Premises

I haven't created instances yet.

See Working with Instances for AWS CodeDeploy, and then return to this page.

EC2/On-Premises

I have created instances, but I haven't finished tagging them.

See Tagging Instances for AWS CodeDeploy Deployments, and then return to this page.

EC2/On-Premises, AWS Lambda, and Amazon ECS

I haven't created an application yet.

See Create an Application with AWS CodeDeploy

EC2/On-Premises, AWS Lambda, and Amazon ECS

I have already created an application, but I haven't created a deployment group.

See Create a Deployment Group with AWS CodeDeploy.

EC2/On-Premises, AWS Lambda, and Amazon ECS

I have already created an application and deployment group, but I haven't created an application revision. See Working with Application Revisions for AWS CodeDeploy.

EC2/On-Premises, AWS Lambda, and Amazon ECS

I have already created an application and deployment group, and I have already uploaded my application revision. I'm ready to deploy. See Create a Deployment with AWS CodeDeploy.