AWS Training: A Comprehensive Introduction to Amazon Web Services

Course 1205

  • Duration: 4 days
  • Labs: Yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: Intermediate
Get This Course £2,095
  • 3 on-demand courses
  • 5 eBooks
  • 1-day instructor-led review session
  • 4-day instructor-led training course
  • Earn 23 CompTIA CEUs (4-day instructor-led course only)

  • Hands-on labs included

  • End-of-course exam included

  • After-course coaching available

  • After-course computing sandbox

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  • May 24 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM BST
    AnyWare
  • Jul 5 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM BST
    London or AnyWare
  • Nov 8 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM GMT
    London or AnyWare

This introduction to Amazon Web Services (AWS) training will give you the skills to deliver significant technical and business benefits by fully leveraging AWS as a secure, flexible, scalable cloud services platform. AWS offers computing power, database storage, content delivery, and other functionality to help businesses scale and grow. You can choose between an in-class, online, or blended delivery. Jump-start your career in cloud computing with our introduction to AWS training today!

Comprehensive Introduction to AWS Delivery Methods

  • In-Person

  • Online

Comprehensive Introduction to AWS Course Benefits

  • Apply best practises for creating an AWS-based cloud solution

  • Leverage AWS computing services to provision virtual machines
  • Implement highly durable and reliable storage systems
  • Transparently handle spikes in demand with elastic load balancing and auto scaling
  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included to test your knowledge and skills

  • Leverage continued support with after-course one-on-one instructor coaching and computing sandbox

Comprehensive Introduction to AWS Instructor-Led Course Outline

Getting started with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • Creating accounts and analysing the cost breakdown
  • Evaluating Service Level Agreements (SLA)
  • Console, command-line tools and API

Overview of the architecture

  • EC2
  • S3
  • EBS
  • Beanstalk
  • RDS
  • VPC
  • CloudFront
  • SimpleDB
  • SQS
  • CloudWatch

Managing the EC2 infrastructure

  • Browsing Amazon Machine Images (AMI)
  • Specifying security groups and key pairs

Provisioning resources

  • Evaluating Elastic Block Store (EBS) and instance store root devices
  • Assigning elastic IP addresses
  • Mapping instance types to computing needs

Storing data in the cloud

  • Persisting off-instance storage with EBS volumes
  • Creating backups with snapshots
  • Achieving high durability with Simple Storage Service
  • Transmitting data in/out of the Amazon cloud

Simplifying the database infrastructure

  • Achieving high availability of nonrelational data with SimpleDB
  • Effortlessly implementing a relational database with Relational Database Service (RDS)

Creating cost–effective distributed solutions

  • Decoupling applications with Simple Queue Service
  • Leveraging CloudFront for high-performance edge cache content delivery
  • Delivering static and streaming content

Customising virtual machines

  • Modifying existing images
  • Creating new images off of running instances
  • Converting an instance store AMI to an EBS AMI

Creating an AWS cloud architecture

  • Applying best practices for a cloud solution
  • Selecting a cloud setup for different use case scenarios

Monitoring from inside or outside of the cloud

  • Visualising utilization metrics with CloudWatch
  • Setting alarms to send and receive notifications

Transparently scaling to meet load variations

  • Distributing incoming traffic with elastic load balancing
  • Dynamically adding and removing instances with Auto Scaling
  • Setting capacity thresholds

Improving application delivery with Platform as a Service (PaaS)

  • Deploying scalable applications on the AWS cloud
  • Selecting and launching an application environment

Managing application environments

  • Customising and configuring platform stacks
  • Provisioning application resources with CloudFormation

Controlling account security

  • Configuring access credentials
  • Managing users with Identity Access Management (IAM)

Leveraging the Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)

  • Launching EC2 instances in private subnets for extra security
  • Bridging EC2 instances to your internal network with a VPN
  • Organising EC2 instances in separate subnets with a VPC

Comprehensive Introduction to AWS Training Bundle

Blended Learning Training Description

  • This product offers access to 3 on-demand courses and 5 eBooks that have been mapped directly to the objectives of the 4-day AWS introduction course.
  • At any time during your annual access to this offering, you may attend one of our 1-day course events focused specifically on AWS Technical Essentials (AWS-T-ESS) Training.
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate (SO1 – CO1) Certification
  • AWS MasterClass: Storage & CDN – AWS S3 & AWS CloudFront
  • Reliability and Resilience on AWS
  • Learning AWS - 2nd Edition
  • Effective DevOps with AWS - 2nd Edition
  • AWS Certified Developer Associate Guide - 2nd Edition
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate Guide
  • AWS Security Cookbook

Unlimited Access Comprehensive Introduction to AWS Premium Blended Training

AWS Introduction Unlimited Access Blended Training Description

How to Schedule Your Instructor-Led Training

  • Once payment is received, you will receive details for your Unlimited Access Comprehensive Introduction to AWS Premium Blended Training via email.
  • At that time, you may call or email our customer service team for assistance in enrolling in the event date of your choice.
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate (SO1 – CO1) Certification
  • AWS MasterClass: Storage & CDN – AWS S3 & AWS CloudFront
  • Reliability and Resilience on AWS
  • Learning AWS - 2nd Edition
  • Effective DevOps with AWS - 2nd Edition
  • AWS Certified Developer Associate Guide - 2nd Edition
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate Guide
  • AWS Security Cookbook

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Comprehensive Introduction to AWS FAQs

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  • Basic understanding of cloud computing concepts
  • Knowledge of computing platform environments and networks

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A huge benefit of AWS is how flexible and reliable it is. It enables you to select the operating system, programming language, web application platform, database, and any other services you need. The virtual environment you receive lets you load any software and services your application requires.

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