A reference for how I manually created a new EC2 instance and transferred my companies data/processes over without noticeable downtime.
I hate moving products from server to server. Over the years I have documenting how to setup certain packages and tools on a case by case basis but I have never documented how I setup a completely new server. I decided to move all my companies products over to EC2
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