Data Warehousing on AWS

  • Tuition USD $2,025 GSA  $1,670.03
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 218 Ratings
  • Course Code AWS-DATA-WH
  • Duration 3 days
  • Available Formats Classroom, Virtual

Prerequisite Courses

AWS Technical Essentials

Data Warehousing on AWS introduces you to concepts, strategies, and best practices for designing a cloud-based data warehousing solution using Amazon Redshift, the petabyte-scale data warehouse in AWS. This course demonstrates how to collect, store, and prepare data for the data warehouse by using other AWS services such as Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon EMR, Amazon Kinesis Firehose, and Amazon S3. Additionally, this course demonstrates how to use business intelligence tools to perform analysis on your data.

Skills Gained

This course teaches you how to:

  • Discuss the core concepts of data warehousing.
  • Evaluate the relationship between Amazon Redshift and other big data systems.
  • Evaluate use cases for data warehousing workloads and review case studies that demonstrate implementation of AWS data and analytic services as part of a data warehousing solution.
  • Choose an appropriate Amazon Redshift node type and size for your data needs.
  • Discuss security features as they pertain to Amazon Redshift, such as encryption, IAM permissions, and database permissions.
  • Launch an Amazon Redshift cluster and use the components, features, and functionality to implement a data warehouse in the cloud.
  • Use other AWS data and analytic services, such as Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon EMR, Amazon Kinesis Firehose, and Amazon S3, to contribute to the data warehousing solution.
  • Evaluate approaches and methodologies for designing data warehouses.
  • Identify data sources and assess requirements that affect the data warehouse design.
  • Design the data warehouse to make effective use of compression, data distribution, and sort methods.
  • Load and unload data and perform data maintenance tasks.
  • Write queries and evaluate query plans to optimize query performance.
  • Configure the database to allocate resources such as memory to query queues and define criteria to route certain types of queries to your configured query queues for improved processing.
  • Use features and services, such as Amazon Redshift database audit logging, Amazon CloudTrail, Amazon CloudWatch, and Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS), to audit, monitor, and receive event notifications about activities in the data warehouse.
  • Prepare for operational tasks, such as resizing Amazon Redshift clusters and using snapshots to back up and restore clusters.
  • Use a business intelligence (BI) application to perform data analysis and visualization tasks against your data.

Who Can Benefit

  • Database architects
  • Database administrators
  • Database developers
  • Data analysts and scientists

Prerequisites

Course Details

Day 1

  • Introduction to Data Warehousing
  • Introduction to Amazon Redshift
  • Launching Clusters

Day 2

  • Designing the Database Schema
  • Identifying Data Sources
  • Loading Data

Day 3

  • Writing Queries and Tuning Performance
  • Amazon Redshift Spectrum
  • Maintaining Clusters
  • Analyzing and Visualizing Data

How do I enroll?

A comprehensive listing of ExitCertified courses can be found here. You can register directly for the required course/location when you select "register". If you have any questions or prefer to speak with an ExitCertified education consultant directly, please submit your query here. A representative will contact you shortly.

How do I pay for a class?

You can pay at the time of registration using credit card (Mastercard/Visa/American Express) cheque or PO.

What if I have training credits?

ExitCertified honors all savings programs from the partners we work with. ExitCertified also offers training credits across multiple partners through our FLEX Account.

When does class start/end?

Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.

Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?

Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.

How can someone reach me during class?

If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.

What languages are used to deliver training?

Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.

What does GTR stand for?

GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.

I learned a lot of for Datawarehousing on AWS training.Thanks for sharing knowlege!

Myles was outstanding. You can tell he is veery passionate about the subject matter and I especially appreciated that he pulled in some extra material that wasn't specifically included in the guide.

Eric was fantastic! He was knowledgeable and explained material clearly and logically.

A+ for Instructor, Myles Brown.
There were many many impromptu questions he was able to quickly answer with real scenarios and his vast technical background is huge asset to the course. End of third day it feels good I took the course.

Chris was very knowledgeable and answered all questions that students ask

Related Certifications

Authorized training from ExitCertified is created and maintained by the vendor who also creates the certification exams. While it may not be a requirement of certification to attend a vendor-authorized training class, doing so will put you in the best position to successfully complete the related exams. Start training and begin working towards one of the following certifications today.

Specialty
AWS Certified Data Analytics - Specialty

View All Certifications arrow_forward

Follow-on Courses

Browse the suggested follow-on courses below and continue your training journey. We offer training in various learning formats, from instructor-led to virtual, so you can choose what works best for you. Get started by selecting a course to learn more.

Big Data on AWS

4 options available

undo
  • GTR Oct 6, 2020 Oct 8, 2020 (3 days)
    Location
    iMVP
    Language
    English
    Time
    9:00AM 5:00PM EDT
    Enroll
    Enroll
  • Oct 27, 2020 Oct 29, 2020 (3 days)
    Location
    iMVP
    Language
    English
    Time
    9:00AM 5:00PM PDT
    Enroll
    Enroll
  • Nov 23, 2020 Nov 25, 2020 (3 days)
    Location
    iMVP
    Language
    English
    Time
    9:00AM 5:00PM EST
    Enroll
    Enroll
  • Dec 22, 2020 Dec 24, 2020 (3 days)
    Location
    iMVP
    Language
    English
    Time
    9:00AM 5:00PM EST
    Enroll
    Enroll
Contact Us 1-800-803-3948
Contact Us Live Chat
FAQ Get immediate answers to our most frequently asked qestions. View FAQs arrow_forward
AWS Partner Pricing

Welcome APN Partner

You now have access to the special AWS partner pricing on any valid AWS course. Partner prices have automatically been updated on valid courses.

Learn more about this program

You are participating in instructor led or self-paced digital classes, labs or other training sessions (“AWS Training Services”) delivered by a third party who may be an AWS authorized training partner (“Coordinator”). You acknowledge that Coordinator will disclose information about your participation to AWS. This information will include a record of your attendance, the results of any training test or quiz, responses to surveys, and personal data such as the name and the email address used to register for the Training, (collectively “Training Data”). AWS will process personal Training Data in accordance with the AWS Privacy Notice, available at https://aws.amazon.com/privacy. The Coordinator will disclose the Training Data to AWS for certain legitimate business purposes including to: (a) confirm that Coordinator has delivered the Training in accordance with the terms agreed between AWS and the Coordinator, (b) confirm that you have successfully undertaken the AWS Training Services in order to determine the Coordinator is eligible for AWS provided funding for AWS Training Services, and (c) identify additional Training that might be of interest to you or the Coordinator.