Introduction to Cloud Computing & AWS

  • What is Cloud Computing?
  • How AWS is the leader in the cloud domain?
  • Various cloud computing products offered by AWS.
  • Introduction to
    • AWS S3
    • EC2
    • VPC
    • EBS
    • ELB
    • AMI
  • Getting a detailed understanding of the AWS architecture
  • Explaining the AWS Management Console
  • Introduction to AWS EC2
  • Comparing Public IP and Elastic IP
  • Demonstrating how to launch an AWS EC2 instance
  • What is auto scaling?
  • AWS EC2 best practices and cost involved
  • Understanding various concepts of backup services in AWS

Database services

  • Elastic Block Storage (EBS) for block level persistent storage volumes with S3 buckets
  • Understanding Amazon RDS
  • Detailed explanation on Amazon Aurora
  • Amazon DynamoDB which is a NoSQL database,
  • Understanding Amazon Redshift (which is a data warehousing product)
  • Amazon Elastic Cache which is an in-memory data store
  • Deploying AWS database migration service

Object Storage

  • Introduction to AWS storage
  • Understanding the AWS S3 (Simple Storage Service)
  • Creating an AWS S3 bucket
  • Explaining the AWS Storage Gateway
  • Understanding the Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • Process of hosting a static website using Amazon S3
  • Amazon Glacier storage for long-term data backup
  • How to archive Amazon Snowball for data import/export

Autoscaling and load balancing

  • Understanding Fault Tolerance in AWS
  • In-depth study of Elastic Load Balancing
  • The types of Load Balancers viz. Classic and Application
  • AWS Auto Scaling mechanism
  • Understanding AWS Management Console
  • How to access the Elastic Load Balancing
  • Studying
    • AWS SDK
    • AWS CLI
    • Https Query API

Virtual Private Cloud

  • What is Amazon VPC?
  • What does VPC as a networking layer for EC2 means?
  • Getting started with VPC
  • Understanding the concept of VPC and Subnets
  • Default and non-default VPCs
  • Components of VPC networking
  • IP addressing
  • Security aspects
  • Defining VPN connections
  • Accessing the internet using AWS Private Link to access the services

Application services, AWS Lambda and CLI

  • Introduction to various AWS application services
  • Elastic Beanstalk
  • Simple Email Services (SES)
  • Simple Notification Service (SNS)
  • Understanding AWS Lambda
  • What is Elastic OpsWorks and CLI?

IAM and monitoring

  • Understanding the concept of Authentication and Authorization
  • What are IAM Policies
  • Discussing JSON structure
  • What kind of users/groups and what are their Roles
  • Understanding IAM HTTPS API
  • Logging IAM events with AWS CloudTrail
  • Monitoring and managing AWS resources using CloudWatch
  • Deploying configuration alerts and notifications with CloudWatch
  • Billing for CloudWatch

Configuration management and automation

  • What is Configuration management?
  • Explain Automation of server configuration using OpsWorks?
  • Determining how servers are configured, managed and deployed across EC2 instances
  • Creating a virtual machine using Amazon Machine Image (AMI)
  • Introduction to the Domain Name
  • Introduction to Registration service AWS Route 53
  • How to route internet traffic to resources?
  • Checking health of resources automatically
  • Provisioning of infrastructure resources using AWS CloudFormation

Architecting AWS – whitepaper

  • Important guidelines for creating a well architected AWS framework
  • Designing of fault-tolerant and high-availability architecture
  • Concept of Resilient storage
  • What is Decoupling mechanism?
    • Multi-tier architecture solution
    • Disaster recovery solution,
    • Scalable and elastic solutions

AWS Architect Questions

  • AWS certification exam dumps
  • Guidance for clearing the exam
  • Most probable interview questions
  • Helpful tips for clearing the exam and interview

DevOps on AWS

  • How to deploy DevOps principles and methodology on the AWS platform
  • Detail explanation on DevOps lifecycle
  • The important stages in the DevOps methodology
    • AWS CodeBuild,
    • AWS CodeCommit,
    • AWS CodePipeline
    • AWS CodeDeploy

AWS Migration

  • How to Migrate to the AWS cloud
  • What are the Business drivers for migration?
  • Stages of cloud adoption
  • The actual migration processes
  • What are the Migration tools and services in AWS
  • Ho to Migrating customers to AWS cloud
  • Track the progress of application migration
  • Types of migration
    • Including data migration
    • Application migration
    • Databases migration

AWS Security

  • What are the AWS cloud security essentials?
  • What is penetration testing
  • What is security compliance
  • Understanding infrastructure security
  • Process of mitigating DDOS
  • Identity and Access Control (IAM)
  • logging and monitoring
  • Automatic audits and compliance
  • Limitations and challenges of native AWS security