Advanced Architecting on AWS


Advanced Architecting on AWS

Building on concepts introduced in Architecting on AWS, Advanced Architecting on AWS is intended for individuals who are experienced with designing scalable and elastic applications on the AWS platform. In this course, you will cover how to build complex solutions that incorporate data services, governance, and security on AWS. You will get an introduction to specialized AWS services, including AWS Direct Connect and AWS Storage Gateway to support hybrid architecture. You will also cover designing best practices for building scalable, elastic, secure, and highly available applications on AWS.

Related Certification:

AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional

  • Manage multiple AWS accounts for your organization
  • Connect on-premises datacenter to AWS cloud
  • Discuss billing implications of connecting multi-region VPCs
  • Move large data from on-premises datacenter to AWS
  • Design large datastores for AWS cloud
  • Understand different architectural designs for scaling a large website
  • Protect your infrastructure from DDoS attack
  • Secure your data on AWS with encryption
  • Design protection of data-at-rest as well as data-in-flight
  • Enhance the performance of your solutions

Experienced IT professionals who are familiar with AWS services


  1. AWS Well-Architected Framework
  2. AWS Account Strategies
  3. Advanced Network Architectures
  4. Designing Large Data Stores for AWS
  5. Web-Scale Applications
  6. Building Resilience
  7. Comprehensive Cloud Security
  8. Data Security and Encryption on AWS
  9. Designing for Performance
  10. Deployment Management


This course allows you to test new skills and apply knowledge to your working environment through a variety of practical exercises.

This is an emerging technology course. Course outline is subject to change as needed.

Upcoming Classes

Dates Location GTR  
Jan 9-11 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST
Mar 20-22 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST
Apr 17-19 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST


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