Developing on AWS

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

In this course, you will learn how to use the AWS SDK for developing 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.

Audience

Intermediate-level software developers

Prerequisites

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

Learning Objectives

  • Set up the AWS SDK and developer credentials for Java, C#/.Net, Python, and JavaScript
  • Use the AWS SDK to interact with AWS services and develop solutions
  • Use Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and Amazon DynamoDB as data stores
  • Integrate applications and data by using Amazon Kinesis, AWS Lambda, Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS), Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS), and Amazon Simple Workflow Service (Amazon SWF)
  • Use AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) for service authentication
  • Use Web Identity Framework and Amazon Cognito for user authentication
  • Use Amazon ElastiCache and Amazon CloudFront to improve application scalability
  • Deploy applications by using AWS Elastic Beanstalk and AWS CloudFormation

1. Building the Foundation

  • Introduction to Developing on AWS
  • Choosing a Data Store
  • Developing Storage Solutions with Amazon S3
  • Developing Flexible NoSQL Solutions with Amazon DynamoDB

2. Connecting Applications and Data with Event-Driven Processing

  • Working with Events
  • Developing Event-Driven Solutions with Amazon Kinesis Streams
  • Developing Event-Driven Solutions with Amazon SWF, Amazon SQS, and Amazon SNS
  • Developing Event-Driven Solutions with AWS Lambda

3. Developing and Deploying Secure, Scalable Applications

  • Developing Secure Applications
  • Caching Information for Scalability
  • Monitoring Your Application and AWS Resources with Amazon CloudWatch
  • Deploying Applications with AWS Elastic Beanstalk and AWS CloudFormation

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