I’m so busy doing AWS that I don’t find much time to write about it publicly.

These people do, somehow, and I immensely appreciate their sharing their experience.

This list will grow as I collect more articles.

Summary of So you inherited an AWS account:

  1. Get stable access
  2. Stop using the root user
  3. Update billing information
  4. Enable CloudTrail logging and monitoring
  5. Clean up IAM entities
  6. Locate exposed services
  7. Lock down your domains
  8. Find expiring certificates
  9. Untangle the web of services
  10. Monitor and migrate

A Generation Lost in the Bazaar Quality happens only when someone is responsible for it. By Poul-Henning Kamp (2012-08-15).