In this course, you will learn the benefits of cloud computing, how cloud computing compares to traditional operating models, and how a cloud strategy can help you meet your business objectives. This course explores the advantages of cloud computing for your business and the fundamentals of Amazon Web Services (AWS), including financial benefits. This course will also help you to build your business case, identify migration options and introduce you to important compliance and security concepts.
We use a highly visual and effective method of teaching cloud computing and AWS concepts using diagrams and animations. There are also many demonstrations so you can see how the AWS Cloud works and really understand the power of cloud computing.
If you're considering how a cloud strategy can help take your business to the next level, this course is for you. Cloud computing changes the game, driving operational efficiency, lowering costs and accelerating innovation.
In this AWS Business Essentials course, the topics you'll learn include:
Cloud Computing Fundamentals
The Definition of Cloud Computing
Comparing Cloud Computing to Traditional IT
Cloud Computing Deployment Models
Cloud Computing Service Models: IaaS, PaaS, SaaS
Scalability and Elasticity
High Availability and Fault Tolerance
Introduction to Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Overview of Amazon Web Services (AWS)
AWS Global Presence
AWS Network Topology
AWS Pricing Models and SLAs
Navigating the AWS Management Console
Introduction to Key AWS Services
AWS Compute - Amazon EC2
AWS Storage - Amazon S3, Amazon EFS, Amazon EBS
AWS Databases - Amazon RDS, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon RedShift
Serverless - AWS Lambda
Analytics / Machine Learning - Amazon Kinesis, Amazon EMR
Building HA/FT Applications on AWS - Amazon Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling
Automation on AWS - AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Infrastructure as Code - AWS CloudFormation
The Business Case for Cloud Computing
The Key Business Benefits of Cloud Computing
Enterprise use cases for AWS Cloud Services
Building a Business Case for Cloud
Establishing Costs: The AWS Pricing Calculator
Business Models and Value
Migrating to the AWS Cloud
AWS Migration Tools
AWS Trusted Advisor
Managing and Operating in the Cloud
Higher-level Managed Services
Security in the AWS Cloud
How to avoid Vendor Lock-in
WHAT DO OTHER STUDENTS SAY?
Check out the excellent course reviews we've received from our happy students:
"Always good to review the basics. First we learn to crawl, then we walk, eventually we learn to run. Well explained and well organized process of teaching"
"This course does an excellent job of introducing you to the world of AWS and exploring the business case for implementing this and other cloud solutions"
"Basics of cloud computing explained very elaborately. Concepts broken down into smaller appropriate courses making it easier to learn and stay engaged."
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Hi, my name is Neal Davis - I'll be your instructor for this course. Cloud Computing is my Passion - which is why I founded Digital Cloud Training - offering AWS training resources that represent a higher quality standard than is otherwise available in the market. I created this course to help you understand the business benefits of Amazon Web Services (AWS). I enjoy teaching on Udemy as it allows me to leverage my knowledge and hands-on experience that I have built over the last 20 years…Yes, I've been working in the Cloud space since its very inception!
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