Amazon Web Services

AWS Technical Essentials

Description

This AWS Technical Essentials Certification Training course will introduce you to the fundamentals of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform and ensure that you are fully proficient in identifying AWS terminologies, concepts, benefits and deployment options to meet your business requirements.

At a Glance

Level

Foundational

Modality

Instructor-led

Duration

1 Day

Intended Audience

This course is intended for:

  • Individuals responsible for articulating the technical benefits of AWS services to customers
  • Individuals interested in learning how to get started with using AWS
  • Sysops administrators, solution architects and developers interested in using AWS services
Architecting on AWS

Description

Architecting on AWS covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS. It is designed to teach solution architects how to optimize the use of the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS services and how these services fit into cloud-based solutions. Because architectural solutions may differ depending on industry, type of applications, and size of business, this course emphasizes AWS Cloud best practices and recommended design patterns to help students think through the process of architecting optimal IT solutions on AWS.

At a Glance

Level

Intermediate

Modality

Instructor Led

Length

3 Days

 Intended Audience

  • Solutions architects
  • Solution design engineers

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Courses taken: AWS Technical Essentials
  • Working knowledge of distributed systems
  • Familiarity with general networking concepts
  • Working knowledge of multi-tier architectures
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts

 

Advanced Architecting on AWS

Description

Advanced Architecting on AWS covers how to build complex solutions that incorporate data services, governance, and security on AWS. This course introduces specialized AWS services, including AWS Direct Connect and AWS Storage Gateway to support hybrid architecture and also covers designing best practices for building scalable, elastic, secure, and highly available applications on AWS.

At a Glance

Level

Advanced

Modality

Instructor-led

Length

3 Days

Intended Audience

  • Experienced IT professionals who are already familiar with AWS services

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have one of the following prerequisites:

Developing on AWS

Description

Developing on AWS helps developers understand how to use the AWS SDK to develop secure and scalable cloud applications. The course provides in-depth knowledge about how to interact with AWS using code and covers key concepts, best practices, and troubleshooting tips.

At a Glance

Level

Intermediate

Modality

Instructor-led

Length

3 Days

Intended Audience

  • Intermediate-level software developers

Prerequisites

Attendees should have the following prerequisites:

  • Familiarity with AWS services
  • A working knowledge of Java, C#/.Net, or Python
DevOps Engineering on AWS

Description

DevOps Engineering on AWS demonstrates how to use the most common DevOps patterns to develop, deploy, and maintain applications on AWS. The course covers the core principles of the DevOps methodology and examines a number of use cases applicable to startup, small- and medium-sized business, and enterprise development scenarios.

At a Glance

Level

Advanced

Modality

Instructor-led

Length

3 Days

 Intended Audience

  • System administrators
  • Software developers

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Attended Developing on AWScourse
  • Attended System Operations on AWScourse
  • Working knowledge of one or more high-level programming languages (C#, Java, PHP, Ruby, Python, etc.)
  • Administering Linux or Windows systems at the command-line level (Intermediate knowledge)
  • Working experience with AWS using both the AWS Management Console and the AWS Command Line Interface (AWS CLI)
System operations on AWS

Description

Systems Operations on AWS is designed to teach how to create automatable and repeatable deployments of networks and systems on the AWS platform. The course covers the specific AWS features and tools related to configuration and deployment, as well as common techniques used throughout the industry for configuring and deploying systems.

At a Glance 

Level

Intermediate

Modality

Instructor-led

Length

3 Days

Intended Audience

  • System administrators
  • Software developers, especially those in a Developer Operations (DevOps) role

 Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Attended the AWS Technical Essentials course
  • Either software development or systems administration background
  • Basic knowledge of networking protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP)
  • Some experience with maintaining operating systems at the command line (shell scripting in Linux environments, cmd or Power Shell in Windows)
Security operations on AWS

Description

Security Operations on AWS demonstrates how efficiently we can use AWS security services to stay secure and compliant in the AWS Cloud. Focuses on the AWS-recommended security best practices that can be implemented to enhance the security of your data and systems in the cloud. The course highlights the security features of AWS key services including compute, storage, networking, and database services. It teaches how to leverage AWS services and tools for automation and continuous monitoring—taking your security operations to the next level.

At a Glance

Level

Intermediate

Modality

Instructor-led

Length

3 Days

Intended Audience

  •  Security engineers
  • Security architects
  • Security analysts
  • Security auditors
  • Individuals  governing, auditing, and testing an organization’s IT infrastructure, and ensuring conformity of the infrastructure to security, risk, and compliance guidelines

Prerequisites

 We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Must have completed AWS Security Fundamentals
  • Experience in governance, risk, and compliance regulations and control objectives
  • Working knowledge of IT security practices and IT infrastructure concepts
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts
Big Data on AWS

Description

 Big Data on AWS introduces you to cloud-based big data solutions such as Amazon EMR, Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis, and the rest of the AWS big data platform. It illustrates how to use Amazon EMR to process data using the broad ecosystem of Hadoop tools like Hive and Hue and how to create big data environments and leverage best practices to design Big Data environments for security and cost effectiveness.

At a Glance

Level

Intermediate

Modality

Instructor Led

Length

3 Days

 Intended Audience

  • Individuals responsible for designing and implementing big data solutions (Solutions Architects and SysOps Administrators)
  • Data Scientists and Data Analysts interested in learning about the services and architecture patterns behind big data solutions on AWS

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Basic familiarity with big data technologies (Apache Hadoop, HDFS, and SQL/NoSQL querying)
  • Students should completed the free Big Data Technology Fundamentalsdigital training or have equivalent experience
  • Working knowledge – core AWS services and public cloud implementation
  • Completed AWS Technical Essentialscourse or have equivalent experience
  • Basic understanding of data warehousing, relational database systems, and database design
Business Essentials on AWS

Description

 AWS Business Essentials helps IT business decision makers understand the benefits of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help you meet your business objectives. This course discusses the advantages of cloud computing for your business and the fundamentals of AWS, including financial benefits. This course also introduces you to compliance and security concepts to help you consider the AWS platform within your cloud computing strategy.

At a Glance

Level

Foundational

Modality

Instructor-led

Length

1 Day

Intended Audience

  • IT business decision makers
  • Individuals who are new to working with AWS

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Working knowledge of IT infrastructure concepts
  • Familiarity with basic finance concepts
  • Familiarity with basic IT security concepts