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AWS Technical Essentials

In this course, you will be introduced to AWS products, services, and common solutions with demos, knowledge checks, and hands-on lab activities. You will learn the basic fundamentals to become more proficient in AWS and be empowered to make informed decisions about IT solutions based on business requirements.

  • AWS platform terminology and concepts
  • AWS management console navigation
  • AWS security measures
  • AWS Storage options
  • Create an Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) bucket
  • AWS compute and networking options
  • Use Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and Amazon Elastic Block Storage (EBS)
  • Managed Services and Database options
  • Use Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) to launch an application
  • Deployment and Management options

  • Individuals responsible for articulating the business benefits of AWS services
  • Individuals new to AWS
  • Sysops administrators and developers who are interested in using AWS services

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Follow-on Courses:

Outline

Introduction and History of AWS

AWS Foundational Services: EC2, VPC, S3, EBS

AWS Security, Identity, and Access Management: IAM

AWS Databases: RDS, DynamoDB

AWS Management Tools: Auto Scaling, CloudWatch, Elastic Load Balancing, Trusted Advisor

Note: This is an emerging technology course. The course outline is subject to change as needed.

Labs

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

Upcoming Classes

Dates Location GTR  
Oct 7 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST Guaranteed to Run
Nov 4 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST Guaranteed to Run
Nov 25 (11:30am-7:30pm) EST
Feb 3 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST
Feb 10 (11:30am-7:30pm) EST

Questions?

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