AWS Solution Architecture course

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this AWS training course. However, prior experience in working
with AWS or another cloud computing platform is recommended

Target Audience:
IS/IT auditors/consultants
IT compliance managers
Security heads/directors
Security managers/architects

To become an AWS Solutions Architect Certificatied Professional, you must meet the
following requirements:
Course Curriculum:


Lesson 00 – Course Introduction

  • Course Overview
  • Lesson 01 – AWS Overview
  • AWS Overview
  • History and Evolution of AWS
  • Knowledge Check
  • Overview of AWS Products and Services
  • Quiz


Key Takeaways
Lesson 02 – Designing Highly Available, Cost-efficient,

  • Fault-tolerant, and Scalable Systems
  • Designing Highly Available, Cost-efficient, Fault-tolerant, and Scalable Systems
  • How to design Cloud Services
  • Knowledge Check
  • Planning and Designing
  • Knowledge Check
  • Monitoring and Logging
  • Knowledge Check
  • Hybrid IT architectures
  • Knowledge Check
  • Practice Assignment Designing Hybrid Storage
  • Quiz


Lesson 03 – Identity Access Managemen(IAM)

  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • IAM Overview and Policies
  • Knowledge Check
  • IAM Users, Groups, and Roles
  • Knowledge Check
  • IAM Best Practices
  • IAM Users, Groups, and Roles
  • Knowledge Check
  • IAM Best Practices
  • Practice Assignment Configuring IAM Access
  • Quiz

Key Takeaways


Lesson 04 – Amazon Virtual Private Cloud(VPC)

  • Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • Amazon VPC and Subnets
  • Knowledge Check
  • Networking
  • Knowledge Check
  • Using Security Groups and Network ACLs
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon VPC Best Practices and Costs
  • Practice Assignment Designing a Custom VPC
  • Quiz
  • Knowledge Check


Lesson 05 – Elastic Compute Cloud(EC2)

  • Cloud Compute with AWS
  • Amazon EC2 Overview
  • Amazon Machine Images (AMI)
  • Launch and connect to an EC2 Linux instance Demo 1
  • Launch and connect to an EC2 Windows instance Demo 2
  • Create an AMI Demo 3
  • Knowledge Check
  • Introduction to EC2 Instance Types
  • Knowledge Check
  • Overview of Amazon EBS
  • Knowledge Check
  • EC2 Pricing
  • Knowledge Check
  • Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)
  • Knowledge Check
  • Auto Scaling
  • Knowledge Check
  • AWS Services
  • AWS Lambda Demo
  • Amazon Elastic Container Service
  • Knowledge Check
  • EC2 Best Practices and Costs
  • Practice Assignment Configure ELB
  • Quiz

Key Takeaways


Lesson 06 – Amazon Simple Storage Service(S3)

  • Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
  • S3 Overview and Buckets
  • Knowledge Check
  • Version Control and Lifecycle Management
  • Knowledge Check
  • CloudFront and CDNs
  • Knowledge Check
  • Security and Encryption
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon Import – Export Snowball
  • Knowledge Check
  • S3 Best Practices and Costs
  • Practice Assignment Create an Amazon S3 bucket
  • Quiz
  • Knowledge Check

Lesson 07 – Amazon Route 53

  • Amazon Route 53
  • Amazon Route 53 Concepts
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon Route 53 Best Practices and Costs
  • Practice Assignment Amazon Route 53 Hosted Zone 0
  • Quiz
  • Key Takeaways
    Lesson 08 – Databases
  • Databases
  • Databases Overview
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
  • Knowledge Check
  • AMI Databases
  • Key Takeaways
  • Amazon DynamoDB
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon Redshift
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon ElastiCache
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon Aurora
  • Knowledge Check
  • AWS Database Migration Services (DMS)
  • Knowledge Check
  • Database Best Practices and Costs
  • Practice Assignment Amazon RDS
    Quiz

    Lesson 09 – Application Services
  • Application Services
  • Application Services
  • AWS Application Services
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon Elastic Transcoder
  • Knowledge Check
  • Knowledge Check
  • Amazon Workspaces
  • Application Services Best Practices and Costs
  • Practice Assignment Amazon SNS
  • Quiz


Lesson 10 – Security Practices for optimum Cloud Deployment

  • Security Practices for Optimum Cloud Deployment
  • AWS Responsibilities and Security Attributes
  • Knowledge Check
  • AWS CloudFormation and Design patterns
  • Practice Assignment AWS CloudWatch