[BioC] better security for bioconductor cloud ami

Dan Tenenbaum dtenenba at fhcrc.org
Tue Oct 23 22:52:01 CEST 2012

On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 7:00 AM, Ajay Ohri <ohri2007 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear List
> I am researching for my book for Springer " R for Cloud Computing". The
> Bioconductor cloud AMI is awesome
> Is it possible we could modify the template for Bioconductor Stack ( or
> post instructions for following within the cloud ami)
> 1) changing username and password (from ubuntu /bioc to something custom)
> 2) tightening the default security group to IP address/es of person trying
> to get in

One more suggestion on this: You can start the AMI with any security
group you want (any of your own security groups, that is).
You can get the most recent AMI IDs from here:

and start it from here:

by clicking the Launch button.


> Some additional suggestions may be to bundle a DBMS (postgres/mysql) to it.
> Once again, my regards to this endeavor
> Ajay
> Websites-
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