SQL Server with WSFC on AWS
SQL Server with WSFC Quick Start

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SQL Server on the AWS Cloud: Quick Start Reference Deployment

Using Windows Server Failover Clustering (WSFC) and SQL Server Always On Availability Groups

Deployment Guide

Aaron Lima — Amazon Web Services

July 2014  (last update: June 2019)

This Quick Start deployment guide provides step-by-step instructions for deploying SQL Server on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud, using AWS CloudFormation templates and AWS Systems Manager Automation documents that automate the deployment.

This Quick Start is for IT infrastructure architects, administrators, and DevOps professionals who are planning to implement or extend their Windows Server Failover Clustering (WSFC) and SQL Server workloads on AWS.

About Quick Starts

This Quick Start was created by AWS solutions architects.

Quick Starts are automated reference deployments for key workloads on the AWS Cloud. Each Quick Start launches, configures, and runs the AWS compute, network, storage, and other services required to deploy a specific workload on AWS, using AWS best practices for security and availability.

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