CFT- Anatomy -Yaml

AWS Template Version:

The AWS cloud formation template version that the template confronts to.

Description:

Use the description to explain the purpose of template.

Metadata:

Objects that provides additional information about the templates.

Parameters:

Values to pass to template at runtime and refer to parameters from the resources and output section

Mappings:

A mapping of keys and associated values that you can use to specify conditions.

Conditions:

Conditions that control whether certain resources are created, modified or deleted.

Resources:

Specify the stack resources and their properies.

Outputs:

Describe the values that are returned whenever you view your stack’s properties.