Architecting on AWS

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Course Details
Code: AWS-ARCH-PTNR
Tuition (USD): $2,025.00 $550.00 • Classroom (3 days)
$2,025.00 $550.00 • Virtual (3 days)

Architecting on AWS covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS. The course is designed to teach solutions architects how to optimize the use of the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS services and how these services fit into cloud-based solutions. This course emphasizes AWS cloud best practices and recommended design patterns to help students think through the process of architecting optimal IT solutions on AWS. Case studies throughout the course showcase how some AWS customers have designed their infrastructures and the strategies and services they implemented.

Skills Gained

This course teaches you how to:

  • Make architectural decisions based on the AWS-recommended architectural principles and best practices.
  • Leverage AWS services to make your infrastructure scalable, reliable, and highly available.
  • Leverage AWS managed services to enable greater flexibility and resiliency in an infrastructure.
  • Make an AWS-based infrastructure more efficient in order to increase performance and reduce costs.
  • Use the Well-Architected Framework to improve architectures with AWS solutions.

Who Can Benefit

This course is intended for:

  • Solutions Architects
  • Solution Design Engineers

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Courses taken: AWS Technical Essentials
  • Working knowledge of distributed systems
  • Familiarity with general networking concepts
  • Working knowledge of multi-tier architectures
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts

Course Details

AWS Certified Solution Architect - Associate Certification

If you are interested in achieving the associate AWS Architect certification, the Architecting on AWS class is the best way to help prepare. Find out more about all AWS certifications at https://www.exitcertified.com/certification/aws/

Delivery Method

This course will be delivered through a mix of:

  • Instructor-led Training (ILT)
  • Hands-on Labs

Course Outline

Day 1

  • Core AWS Knowledge
  • Designing Your Environment
  • Making Your Environment Highly Available
  • Forklifting an Existing Application onto AWS

Day 2

  • Event-Driven Scaling
  • Automating and Decoupling Your Infrastructure
  • Designing Storage at Scale
  • Hosting a New Web Application on AWS

Day 3

  • The Four Pillars of the Well-Architected Framework
  • Disaster Recovery and Failover Strategies
  • Troubleshooting Your Environment
  • Large-Scale Design Patterns and Case Studies

Note: course outline may vary slightly based on the regional location and/or language in which the class is delivered.