Installing OpenVPN server in AWS EC2 with User data

OpenVPN Server is one of the common and popular VPN server available in the market, I will share the installation of the OpenVPN with EC2 using the user-data to automate the installation during the boot up of the server. You may refer to the official AWS user guide about what’s User Data at https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AWSEC2/latest/UserGuide/instancedata-add-user-data.html. With the help of installation script, you can setup the whole server in few seconds.

First, just login to your AWS EC2 console and click on launch a new instance, then you…