AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

 AWS

  1. Introduction to AWS

    • What is the cloud.

    • Scalability and costs in the cloud.

    • Cloud Impacts on architecture.

    • Creating a cloud account with AWS.

  1. Amazon Web Services Overview

    • AWS value propositions

    • Regions and availability zones

    • Introduction to services.

    • Roll your own” vs AWS-supplied services

    • Interfaces(Web GUI, API, SDK)

    • Introduction to Authentication and Authorization.

  1. EC2

    • Instance types, Key pairs, user data.

    • EC2 Disk options

    • Spinning up first EC2 instance

    • User Mistakes

    • Templatizing servers with AMIs

    • EBS attach and detach, Snapshots.

    • Pricing model for EC2

    • Making an AMI

  1. Elastic Load Balancers

    • ELB introduction

    • ELB Lab

  1. Auto scaling and cloud watch

    • Auto scaling and cloud watch

  1. CloudFormation

    • Setting up a cloudformation

  1. Storage in AWS

    • Storage options on AWS

    •  Introduction to S3

    •   Advanced Features of S3

    • S3 Hands on

    •    S3 cmd setup and usage

    • EBS

  1. Relational Database Service

    • Provisioning RDS

  1. Cloud Front

    • Introduction to CloudFront

    • CDN use cases

    • CloudFront value propositions

    • CloudFront setup

    • User access

    • Content Population

    • Pricing and summary

  1. Elastic Cache

    • Introduction to elastic cache

    • Memcache and Memcached

    • Elastic Cache setup

    • Pricing and summary

  1. Virtual Private Cloud

    • Introduction to VPC

    • Advanced VPC netwoking

  1. Simple Notification Service

    • Introduction to SNS

    • Use cases and Best Practices

  1. Simple Email Service

    • Introduction to SES

  1. Simple Queuing Service

    • Overview of Queues

    • Introduction of SQS

    • SQS use cases

  1. Identity and Access Management

    • Introduction to IAM

    • IAM advanced topics

    • IAM hands on

  1. EC2 Container

    • Docker Basics

    • Clusters

    • Container Instance

    • Container Agent

    • Task Definitions

    • Scheduling Tasks

    • Services

    • Repositories

    • Cloud watch metrics

    • IAM

    • Using the ECS CLI and AWS CLI

  1. Elastic Beanstalk

    • Introduction and getting started

    • Managing applications

    • Managing Environments

    • Environment Configuration

    • Monitoring an environment

    • Integrating AWS services

    • Local Development Environment

    • The EB CLI

    • Working With Docker

    • Working with languages(Go, Java, Node.js, PHP, Python, Ruby)

    • Troubleshooting

  1. Route 53

    • Route 53

  1. Building a three tier scalable web application on the cloud

    • Web application overview

    • Download and modify CloudFormation template

    • Build Drupal stack with CloudFormation

    • Review Drupal stack in web GUI

    • Simulating load on the application

       

  2. Note: Exam Boot Camp is also provided along with the course.