Introduction to Cloud Computing on AWS for Beginners [OLD]

8 hours on-demand videos [Foundational]

Please note: This course has just been updated. You’ll find the new version of this course under “My Courses” (when logged in). Please note that this old version will be retired on 25 Oct 2022.

Format: On-demand video training with guided hands-on exercises

Length: 8 Hours of Instructor-led Video Lessons​

Level: Foundational. Ideal for beginners

Prerequisites: Absolutely no prior cloud computing experience necessary

Course Material: All Slides are available for download in PDF format

Target Audience: Anyone keen to learn the fundamental concepts of cloud computing

Money-Back Guarantee: Full refund within 7 days (self-service). No questions asked

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  • In this video course, you’ll learn general cloud computing concepts and AWS from fundamentals right through to advanced concepts
  • You’ll also build hands-on skills using many of the core Amazon Web Services (AWS) services
  • We use a highly visual and effective method of teaching cloud computing and AWS concepts using diagrams and animations so you gain a much deeper understanding (no bullet-point slides)
  • There are lots of hands-on exercises using an AWS free tier account to give you practical experience

What you will learn: 

  • Learn fundamental concepts of cloud computing and including storage, database, networking, virtualization, containers, and cloud architecture
  • Create an AWS Free Tier account and launch your first virtual servers (Amazon EC2 instances) on the AWS Cloud
  • Configure elasticity, high availability and fault tolerance using Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling and Amazon Elastic Load Balancing
  • Create and configure storage services and upload files and objects using Amazon EBS, Amazon EFS and Amazon S3
  • Launch a relational database on Amazon RDS and a NoSQL database using Amazon DynamoDB
  • Automatically deploy infrastructure using code through AWS CloudFormation
  • Create a Platform as a Service (PaaS) application on AWS Elastic Beanstalk
  • Learn how to use DevOps tools on AWS to automate a continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipeline
  • Implement serverless computing and Docker containers on AWS using AWS Lambda and Amazon ECS
  • Create event-driven architectures with serverless on Lambda
  • Create loosely coupled services with Amazon SQS and Amazon SNS

Course Content

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$19.99 USD

Course Includes

  • 14 Sections
  • 90 Lessons