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Build A GCE (Google Compute Engine) VM image using Packer

This tutorial explains how to manually create a GCE VM image using Packer. Before you start, you should be familiar with the following concepts:

The best way to get started is to install Packer and run scripts manually on your local machine to create a VM image. Once you understand the mechanics of it, you should consider automating your workflow by following our documentation on Automated creation of GCE image using Packer.

Build AWS AMIs Using Packer

This tutorial explains how to build an AWS AMI using Packer. Before you start, you should be familiar with the following concepts:

The best way to get started is to install Packer and run scripts manually on your local machine to create an AMI. Once you understand the mechanics of it, you should consider automating your workflow by following our documentation on Automated AWS AMI creation using Packer.