Architecting on AWS Fast Track

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

This bundle combines the Architecting on AWS and Advanced Architecting on AWS courses and is delivered in an accelerated timeframe, saving you time and money.


In this hands-on Amazon Web Services (AWS) course, you will learn the essential skills to design your IT solutions on AWS. Gain in-depth knowledge of the AWS platform and how to leverage the services for your specific cloud-based applications. You will learn best practices and AWS architecture principles to design and build scalable, elastic, secure, and highly available applications. This includes how to build complex solutions that incorporate data services, governance, and security. Our expert instructors will also review specialized AWS services, including AWS Direct Connect and AWS Storage Gateway, so you can support your network privacy and hybrid architectures. To reinforce the skills learned, you will explore case studies with a variety of AWS infrastructure designs and strategies. After the course, you will be fully equipped to design, build, and scale efficient and reliable IT solutions in AWS.

Audience

Architects, systems engineers and developers who are responsible for designing and implementing architectures on AWS.

Prerequisites

  • Attended AWS Essentials or have equivalent experience
  • Working knowledge of distributed systems
  • Familiarity with general networking concepts
  • Working knowledge of multi-tier architectures
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts

Learning Objectives

  • Making decisions based on the AWS-recommended architectural principles and best practices
  • Leveraging AWS services to make your infrastructure scalable, reliable, and highly available
  • Leveraging AWS managed services to enable greater flexibility and resiliency in an infrastructure
  • Making an AWS-based infrastructure more efficient in order to increase performance and reduce costs
  • Using the Well-Architected Framework to improve architectures with AWS solutions
  • 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

  1. Core AWS Knowledge
  2. Designing Your Environment
  3. Making Your Environment Highly Available
  4. Forklifting an Existing Application onto AWS
  5. Event-Driven Scaling
  6. Automating and Decoupling Your Infrastructure
  7. Designing Storage at Scale
  8. Hosting a New Web Application on AWS
  9. The Four Pillars of the Well-Architected Framework
  10. Disaster Recovery and Failover Strategies
  11. Troubleshooting Your Environment
  12. Large-Scale Design Patterns and Case Studies
  13. AWS Well-Architected Framework
  14. AWS Account Strategies
  15. Advanced Network Architectures
  16. Designing Large Data Stores for AWS
  17. Web-Scale Applications
  18. Building Resilience
  19. Comprehensive Cloud Security
  20. Data Security and Encryption on AWS
  21. Designing for Performance
  22. Deployment Management

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