Amazon ECS Deep Dive

Training Architect
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Mark Richman

Course Introduction

Getting Started

Exploring ECS


ECS Architecture

How ECS Works

Containerizing an Application

Migrating to Containers

ECS in Production

Going Live

ECS Design Patterns & Practices

ECS in the Real World


Final Steps


This course will explore Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS) from the very basics of its configuration to an in-depth review of its use cases and advanced features. We will talk about how ECS is architected in order to provide a better understanding of how to manage container-based applications at scale. Once we have a solid foundation of the basics, we will dive into the advanced use cases to uncover the power of ECS.

Access The ECS Captain's Log:

Join the Linux Academy community slack for chat here: and join the #containers channel.

Study Guides

LINK: ECS Captain's Log

Click here to access the interactive diagrams for this course.

Instructor Deck


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