Create a WordPress server with Ansible on AWS – Step 1

The idea is to fully script the creation of a WordPress server including the database on CentOS 8 and Amazon Web Services. For this Ansible will be used. I will describe this in several steps/posts.

Step 1 Create the Linux server
Step 1 is to create the Linux server from a bastion host within AWS. For now we will use CentOS 7 because CentOS 8 is not availabe. Later it will be changed for CentOS 8.

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Basic installation of Grafana, InfluxDB and Telegraf on CentOS 7


In order to gain some knowledge about Grafana, InfluxDB and Telegraf I did a basic installation. Grafana and InfluxDB were installed on a CentOS 7 server. The Telegraf agent was installed on a separate CentOS 7 server (which also hosts by the way).
InfluxDB: 1.7.1
Grafana: 5.3.4-1
Telegraf: 1.8.3-1
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