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CloudFormation Office Hours: New Features, Building a VPC, and Live Q&A

We’re back next week with CloudFormation Office Hours at 9:00a.m. PST on Thursday, February 13th.

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We’ll walk through the basics of building and managing an Amazon VPC with CloudFormation. Additionally we’ll look at top forum items, and – of course – answer your questions, live!

Help Build the Agenda

You can see the agenda for next week’s session on GitHub at We’d also to love to hear what items you’d like to see on the agenda! Send us an e-mail (evbrown (at) or make your changes to the agenda on GitHub and send us a Pull Request! Do it in a few easy steps:

  1. Go to the repo:
  2. Click ‘Fork’. This copies the repo into your account
  3. Open the in the folder for the upcoming session (i.e., 20140213_cfn/)
  4. Click ‘Edit’, make your changes right in the browser (!) to the Community Agenda Suggestions section, and click ‘Commit Changes’
  5. Click ‘Pull Requests’ in the right sidebar, then click ‘New pull request’

See some of the great Pull Requests customers submitted last time at

We’re excited to have you help inform the things we talk about during Office Hours!