AWS Essentials

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Thomas Haslett
Thomas Haslett is a enthusiast of cutting edge technology. Cloud computing, virtual/augmented reality, and the Internet of Things (IoT) are what he considers "fun & cool". Tom's background includes years of experience creating and designing proprietary business applications, virtual reality game development, and android app development. Tom currently holds three AWS certifications: AWS Solutions Architect (associate) AWS SysOps Admin (associate) AWS Developer (associate)

Getting Started

Course Introduction

Welcome to AWS Essentials

00:02:34

Project Omega!

00:02:42

How to Use the Interactive Guide

00:06:30

Other Course Features

00:05:45

AWS Essentials You Need to Know

Account Basics

AWS Free Tier

00:03:57

Create an AWS Account

00:04:35

How to Navigate the AWS Console

00:05:01

AWS Documentation (bonus video)

00:06:41

Identity & Access Management (IAM)

What is IAM?

00:04:04

IAM Initial Setup and Configuration

00:12:01

IAM Users and Policies

00:04:37

IAM Groups and Policies

00:03:54

IAM Roles

00:05:19

Quiz: IAM Essentials

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)

AWS Global Infrastructure

00:05:57

VPC Basics

00:10:04

Internet Gateways (IGW)

00:05:29

Route Tables (RTs)

00:07:51

Network Access Control List (NACLs)

00:13:25

Subnets

00:11:01

Availability Zones (VPC Specific)

00:09:21

Quiz: VPC Essentials

Simple Storage Service (S3)

S3 Basics

00:09:23

Buckets & Objects

00:06:12

Storage Classes

00:13:16

Object Lifecycles

00:07:09

Permissions

00:04:24

Object Versioning

00:06:38

Quiz: S3 Essentials

Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)

EC2 Basics

00:11:29

Amazon Machine Images (AMIs)

00:05:46

Instance Types

00:03:59

Elastic Block Store (EBS)

00:08:04

Security Groups

00:06:47

IP Addressing

00:04:52

Launching and Using an EC2 Instance

00:15:47

Quiz: EC2 Essentials

Databases

RDS and DynamoDB Basics

00:07:46

Provisioning an RDS MySQL Database

00:16:30

Quiz: RDS/DynamoDB Essentials

Simple Notification Service (SNS)

SNS Basics

00:06:22

Using SNS

00:07:54

Quiz: SNS Essentials

CloudWatch

CloudWatch Basics

00:05:53

CloudWatch Metrics and Alarms

00:10:23

Quiz: CloudWatch Essentials

Elastic Load Balancer (ELB)

ELB Basics

00:04:31

Creating an ELB

00:05:35

Quiz: ELB Essentials

Auto Scaling

Auto Scaling Basics

00:07:08

Using Auto Scaling

00:11:43

Quiz: Auto Scaling Essentials

Route 53

Route 53 Basics

00:10:22

Using Route 53

00:13:04

Quiz: Route 53 Essentials

Lambda

Lambda Basics

00:08:15

Lambda Test

00:07:36

Quiz: Lambda Essentials

Hands-On AWS Lab Environment

Course Summary & Conclusion

Looking Forward

What should I do next?

00:09:12

Details

Welcome to AWS Essentials!


This course is for those who are completely new to AWS.  No prior AWS experience is required.  We will introduce you to AWS, walk you through the process of setting up your own AWS account, and teach you the essentials to get you using AWS's core services.


Project Omega Interactive guide link: http://bit.ly/2guw5gY


 

Study Guides

Project Omega Interactive Guide Link:

Project Omega is an online guide - you need to follow the link to access it. Project Omega cannot be downloaded - it must be opened and used in a web browser. Link: http://bit.ly/2guw5gY

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