Create a Virtual Machine Using AWS EC2

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Create two Virtual Machines Using Amazon Web Services

Test and Run a Virtual Machine in Amazon Web Services

Clock2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

By the end of this project, you will have successfully set up two virtual machines using Amazon Web Services and tested a Linux-based virtual machine. Virtual machines are industry standard in productivity and cost-efficiency. The skill required in creating and launching virtual machine instances provides the foundation to understand and implement Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

  • Linux
  • Windows
  • amazon
  • aws
  • Virtual Machine

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Explain the Use of Virtual Machines

  2. Compare and Contrast Cloud Platforms

  3. Set Up a Amazon Web Services (AWS) Account

  4. Create Two Virtual Machines in AWS

  5. Test and Run a Virtual Machine in AWS

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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