Architecting on Amazon Web Services: Databases and Application Services

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.

Overview

Databases are an key part of any web application. Amazon web services supports most database types and lots of ancillary data services. AWS also has other services for deploying and managing web app logic and data components. This course covers all components of AWS database, data analytics, application services and application deployment and management tools. This course is one of a series that cover the objectives for Amazon certification exam AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate.

Target Audience

Individuals who perform a Solutions Architect role using the Amazon AWS cloud.

Prerequisites

None

Expected Duration

120 min.

Course Objectives

Course Introduction

Relational Database Service Overview

  • describe the Amazon Web Services Relational Database Service
  • Launching an RDS DB Instance

  • launch a DB Instance in Amazon Web Services Relational Database Services
  • Managing RDS DB Access with IAM

  • manage access to a DB Instance in Amazon Web Services Relational Database Services with Identity and Access Management
  • Encrypting RDS Resources

  • describe options for encrypting databases on Amazon Web Services Relational Database Services
  • RDS Security Groups

  • contrast DB security groups and VPC security groups on Amazon Web Services Relational Database Services
  • DynamoDB Concepts

  • describe the basic concepts of DynamoDB databases on Amazon Web Services
  • Working with DynamoDB Local

  • perform DynamoDB database operations using DynamoDB Local
  • Overview of AWS ElastiCache

  • describe the architecture of Amazon Web Services ElastiCache
  • Launching an ElastiCache Cluster

  • launch an ElastiCache cluster using the Amazon Web Services management console
  • Overview of AWS RedShift

  • describe the Amazon Web Services Redshift data warehouse service
  • Amazon Kinesis Overview

  • describe the Amazon Kinesis data processing service
  • Amazon Elastic MapReduce Overview

  • describe the Elastic MapReduce service on Amazon Web Services, and how it integrates with other big data services
  • Simple Queue Service Overview

  • describe the operation of Amazon Web Services Simple Queue Service
  • Simple Workflow Service Overview

  • describe the operation of Amazon Web Services Simple Workflow Service
  • Simple Notification Service Overview

  • describe the operation of Amazon Web Services Simple Notification Service
  • Sending E-mail with Simple E-mail Service

  • send e-mail using Amazon Web Services Simple E-mail Service
  • Transcoding Media Files with Elastic Transcoder

  • transcode a media file with Amazon Web Services Elastic Transcoder
  • CloudSearch Overview

  • describe the Amazon Web Services CloudSearch service
  • Monitoring AWS with CloudWatch

  • use Amazon Web Services CloudWatch to monitor billing and costs for AWS services
  • Creating a Simple Application Stack with OpsWorks

  • create a simple application stack using OpsWorks
  • Elastic Beanstalk Overview

  • describe the Elastic Beanstalk service on Amazon Web Services
  • Creating an Audit Trail with CloudTrail

  • create an audit trail on Amazon Web Services using CloudTrail
  • Creating a Data Pipeline

  • create an Amazon Web Services Data Pipeline
  • CloudFormation Overview

  • describe the Amazon Web Service CloudFormation service for automating provisioning
  • Exercise: Monitoring and Auditing a DB Instance

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