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

LinuxWindowsamazonawsVirtual 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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