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AWS Technical Essentials

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  • Overview

    AWS Technical Essentials introduces you to AWS products, services, and common solutions. It provides IT technical end users with basic fundamentals to become more proficient in identifying AWS services so that you can make informed decisions about IT solutions based on your business requirements.

    Upon completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Recognize terminology and concepts as they relate to the AWS platform
    • Navigate the AWS Management Console
    • Understand the security measures AWS provides
    • Differentiate AWS Storage options and create an Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) bucket
    • Recognize AWS Compute and Networking options and use Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and Amazon Elastic Block Storage (EBS)
    • Describe Managed Services and Database options
    • Use Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) to launch an application
    • Identify Deployment and Management options
  • Who Should Take This Course


    This course is for individuals responsible for articulating the technical benefits of AWS services and any individual who is new to AWS.  This course will also benefit SysOps Administrators and Developers who are interested in using AWS services Delivery Method.

  • Schedule
  • Course Outline

    Module 1: Introduction & History to AWS

    • Navigate the AWS Management Console
    • Recognize AWS Global Infrastructure
    • Describe the security measures AWS provides

    Module 2: AWS Storage & Content Delivery

    • Identify key AWS storage options
    • Describe Amazon EBS
    • Create an Amazon S3 bucket and manage associated objects

    Module 3: Compute Services & Networking

    • Identify the different AWS compute and networking options
    • Describe an Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
    • Create an Amazon EC2 instance
    • Verify how to use Amazon EBS

    Module 4: AWS Managed Services & Database

    • Describe Amazon DynamoDB
    • Verify key aspects of Amazon RDS
    • Execute an Amazon RDS drive application

    Module 5: Deployment and Management

    • Identify AWS CloudFormation
    • Describe Amazon CloudWatch metrics and alarms
    • Describe Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • FAQs
    Is there a discount available for current students?

    UMBC students and alumni, as well as students who have previously taken a public training course with UMBC Training Centers are eligible for a 10% discount, capped at $250. Please provide a copy of your UMBC student ID or an unofficial transcript or the name of the UMBC Training Centers course you have completed. Online courses are excluded from this offer.

    What is the cancellation and refund policy?

    Student will receive a refund of paid registration fees only if UMBC Training Centers receives a notice of cancellation at least 10 business days prior to the class start date for classes or the exam date for exams.

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