Amazon Web Services
Introduction to Information Technology and AWS Cloud
Amazon Web Services

Introduction to Information Technology and AWS Cloud

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Rafael Lopes
Morgan Willis

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6 hours (approximately)
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What you'll learn

  • Gain a foundational understanding of how computers work

  • Learn how computers talk to each other to exchange data

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5 quizzes, 2 assignments

Taught in English

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

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No prior experience required
6 hours (approximately)
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There are 3 modules in this course

Before you can learn about the AWS Cloud effectively, you need to have a strong understanding of information technology (IT) basics. In the first week, you learn about the most basic concepts in IT, such as computers, servers, data centers, operating systems, software, hardware, and more. This week starts your understanding of IT, and the material will get progressively deeper as you progress through the course.

What's included

11 videos8 readings1 quiz1 assignment2 plugins

In Week 2, you dive deeper into technical concepts that are related to networking and the internet. You learn about web applications, web servers, Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), JavaScript (JS), the Domain Name System (DNS), internet security protocols, and more. By gaining more understanding about how the technological world is connected, you build a solid foundation so that you can start learning about the AWS Cloud.

What's included

9 videos4 readings1 quiz1 assignment

In Week 3, you finally arrive at the AWS Cloud. In this module, you discover what the cloud is and why it’s becoming the new normal in IT. You learn about the six advantages of the cloud, and you also explore some of the foundational services in AWS and their use cases. By the end of this module, you’ll be ready to dive deep into the AWS Cloud!

What's included

9 videos5 readings3 quizzes1 app item1 discussion prompt1 plugin

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Rafael Lopes

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