Architecting on AWS: 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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