Amazon Web Services
AWS Services Overview for IT Professionals
Amazon Web Services

AWS Services Overview for IT Professionals

This course is part of Starting Your Career with AWS Cloud Specialization

Taught in English

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Rafael Lopes
Alex G.
Oksana Hoeckele

Instructors: Rafael Lopes

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.9

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Beginner level
No prior experience required
4 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • Identify AWS services and features for compute, networking, storage, databases, analytics, monitoring, cost optimization, and security.

  • Differentiate between core AWS services.

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

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Beginner level
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4 hours (approximately)
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There are 3 modules in this course

This week covers the foundations of the AWS Cloud infrastructure. You'll learn about various compute, networking, and storage offerings on AWS. You'll also review each offering through the lenses of different IT professions.

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8 videos3 readings1 quiz1 plugin

This week, you'll learn about the various storage options on AWS, and how to select the best storage options based on various use cases. You'll also explore the key differences between relational and nonrelational (NoSQL) databases, in addition to assessing the encryption, performance, and monitoring capabilities of file systems.

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6 videos2 readings1 quiz1 plugin

This week, you'll explore monitoring, cost optimization, and security offerings on AWS. First, you'll learn about monitoring services that collect, access, and analyze your cloud operations. Then, you'll compare cost-management tools and determine the lowest-cost service or method so you can optimize your environment for cost. Finally, at the end of this week, you'll dive into cloud security by learning about the AWS shared responsibility model. You'll also learn how to compare the various AWS security services, and identify the services that you could use to enhance cloud security.

What's included

8 videos5 readings4 quizzes1 plugin

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Rafael Lopes
Amazon Web Services
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