Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the leading cloud computing provider. It's used by hundreds of thousands of businesses all over the world, therefore having a basic understanding of its services can be a major career boost.
This course will teach you AWS from the ground up and provide a thorough overview of all its key services. By the end of the course, you will have a solid understanding of what AWS is, what its many services are all about (and what each service does) and which kind of service (or service combination) may be used to implement meet IT or application requirements.
This course provides all the knowledge needed to pass the CLF-C01 Cloud Practitioner certification exam.
But the course even goes beyond the bare minimum of knowledge required for that exam. It's therefore the perfect starting point for your journey into the AWS cloud and also acts as a great refresher for people who've been away from AWS for some time and want to get a thorough overview of all key services again.
After taking this course, besides passing the Cloud Practitioner exam, you can use the gained knowledge to dive deeper into AWS and learn about concrete implementation examples for specific problems.
For following along, you can create an AWS account but you don't have to - for passing the Cloud Practitioner exam and getting an overview of all key services, no practical (hands-on) experience with AWS is required.
As part of this course, you will learn:
- What exactly AWS and cloud computing is
- What key benefits of cloud computing are
- How the global AWS infrastructure looks like & how you can benefit from it
- What services like EC2, S3, RDS, DynamoDB, EBS, EFS, ECS, Lambda, VPC & many, many more are all about
- What the differences between related services are
- How multiple services can be combined to solve certain problems
- How AWS customers can migrate to the cloud of implement a hybrid cloud solution
- How to follow best practices when building for the cloud
- How to best prepare for the Cloud Practitioner exam
- And much more!
This course provides a thorough services overview and concise summaries for the individual services. You will get access to the more than 200 theory slides and you can go through the videos as often as needed (also to come back and refresh your knowledge).
PreviewWelcome To This Course! (1:16)
PreviewWhat Is AWS? What Is Cloud Computing? (6:34)
PreviewA World Without Cloud Computing (5:25)
PreviewCloud Advantage: Reliability (3:47)
PreviewCloud Advantages: Agility, Elasticity & Scalability (2:28)
PreviewCloud Advantage: Pay-as-you-go Pricing (2:03)
PreviewCloud Advantage: Global Reach (2:30)
StartCloud Advantages - AWS' Summaries
PreviewThe AWS Infrastructure, Regions & Availability Zones (8:07)
PreviewSelf-service vs Managed Services (2:22)
PreviewService Categories (4:10)
PreviewQuiz 1: AWS & Cloud Computing Core Concepts
StartModule Introduction (1:31)
StartCreating an AWS Account (3:11)
StartThe Management Console (2:03)
StartDifferent Ways of Using AWS Services: CLI, SDKs & the AWS API (7:27)
StartUsing the CLI & CloudShell
StartImportant: AWS Pricing (7:51)
StartGet Started For Free With The Free Tier (2:28)
StartCost Management & Working with Budgets (4:49)
StartImportant: Pricing & Selecting Regions
StartGet Help: AWS Support, Personal Health Dashboard & Documentation (5:05)
StartService Quotas (1:30)
StartModule Summary (1:50)
StartQuiz 2: Accessing AWS
StartModule Introduction (1:00)
StartThe AWS Security Model: The Shared Responsibility Model (2:48)
StartProtecting Your Account (3:27)
StartUnderstanding IAM: Users, User Groups & Roles (3:52)
StartCreating Users & Assigning Permissions (8:35)
StartUnderstanding Roles (1:20)
StartHow Policies & Permissions Are Evaluated (4:55)
StartGranting Least Privilege
StartModule Summary (2:21)
StartQuiz 3: Account Security, Permissions & IAM
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