Course info
September 14, 2016
56m 43s

Amazon Web Services is one of the leading public cloud providers and continues to innovate at a very fast pace. This course, Navigating the AWS Management Console, will accelerate your start with AWS. You will begin by creating an AWS account and launching a virtual server in the cloud. You will then see an overview of the Management Console, how to best navigate the console, and how to create shortcuts and group AWS resources for easy access. By the end of this course, you'll be better prepared for your first day with the Amazon Web Services Management Console.

About the author
About the author

Andreas is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) and DevOps enthusiast. He is the author of Amazon Web Services in Action, published by Manning. Andreas helps his customers to deliver great web and mobile applications as a Full-stack Developer and Cloud Architect. Andreas loves to teach no matter if virtual or face-to- face.

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Hi everyone, we are Andreas and Michael Wittig and welcome to our course Navigating the AWS Management Console. We are Cloud Specialists at

Amazon Web Services is one of the leading cloud providers. Running workloads in the cloud allows to increase agility and quality of your infrastructure. Allowing you to provide valuable service to your customers.

This course is accelerating your start with AWS:

  • Creating an AWS account
  • Navigating through the web interface, called Management Console
  • Getting to know the AWS service portfolio and typical use cases
  • Launching a virtual server by using the Management Console

By the end this course, you’ll know how to take your first steps with Amazon Web Services.
From here, you should feel comfortable diving into AWS with courses on:
We hope you’ll join us on this journey to learn about Amazon Web Services with the Navigating the AWS Management Console course, at Pluralsight.