Technical Essentials

This course is designed to teach you about AWS products, services, and common solutions. You will acquire the basic knowledge of identifying AWS offerings to make educated decisions about IT solutions catering to your business needs.


Intended Audience:

The course is intended for:

  • Individuals responsible for articulating the technical benefits of AWS services to customers
  • Individuals interested in learning how to get started with AWS
  • SysOps administrators
  • Solutions architects
  • Developers

At a glance:

Level Foundational
Delivery Method Classroom training and hands-on labs
Length 1 day
Pre requisites None
Bring Your Own Device Laptop (Windows / Mac OS) is required to access the online labs and some other tasks during the class.
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Course Objectives

In this course you will:

  • Understand the terminologies and concepts related to the AWS platform and how to navigate the AWS management console
  • Understand AWS security measures and learn key concepts related to AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Gets hands-on experience of the key AWS services such as:
    • Foundational services: Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC), Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS)
    • Database services: Amazon DynamoDB and Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS)
    • Management services: including AWS Auto Scaling, Amazon CloudWatch, Elastic Load Balancing (ELB), and AWS Trusted Advisor