Advanced Network Security on AWS

by Miguel Saavedra

AWS provides a range of networking services that enable you to create a logically isolated and secure network. This course will teach you the different security features of VPCs, ELBs, and Cloudfront distributions you can use and implement.

What you'll learn

There are many different layers where you can introduce network security on AWS. In this course, Advanced Network Security on AWS, you’ll learn the best practices of setting up a secure network on AWS. First, you’ll explore the VPC and the necessary features used and skills required to set up a more secure network. Next, you’ll discover the Elastic Load Balancer’s different security features and how it can be used as a point of protection. Finally, you’ll see how to configure a CloudFront distribution and implement restrictive security controls on CloudFront. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of AWS services and features needed to implement network security on AWS.

About the author

Miguel Saavedra is an author, solutions architect, and Instructor specializing in AWS, big data, automation, and security. He has worked in several companies in the finance/fintech, education, and medical industries as well as some government projects. He has published and conducted research on both cloud and on-premise solutions for big data focusing on network analytics, and machine learning. He also designs highly available and automated CICD toolchains for high throughput microservices on AWS.

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