How to host a Drupal web-site with Amazon EC2 having RDS- MySQL DB

DrupalDrupal is a popular content management system (CMS) used to run some of the largest blogs and websites across the internet. Due to the stability of the base, the adaptability of the platform, and its active community, Drupal remains a popular choice after more than a decade on the scene.

Before we get the Drupal site and install them into our web directory, we need to prepare our system. We need to install Apache, PHP, and MySQL and we need to make some additional changes to each of these for our installation.

Here below I am going describe the steps that how to host a drupal site having Amazon EC2 instance and having Amazon RDS for DB host. Continue reading