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Navigating the AWS Management Console

by Andreas Wittig and Michael Wittig

When getting started with AWS, the Management Console is an important tool to navigate through Amazon's cloud. This course helps you get started with AWS and helps you become familiar with the AWS Management Console.

What you'll learn

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 authors

Andreas is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) and DevOps enthusiast. His first cloud project was to build the infrastructure for an online banking platform on AWS. Andreas helps his customers to deliver great web and mobile applications as a Full-stack Developer and Cloud Architect. He is also founder of widdix, a company that is developing SaaS products on top of AWS. Andreas loves to teach no matter if virtual or face-to- face. He is the author of Amazon Web Services in Action, published by Manning.

Michael Wittig is author of Amazon Web Services in Action (Manning). He helps his clients to gain value from Amazon Web Services. As a software engineer he develops cloud-native real-time web and mobile applications. He migrated the complete IT infrastructure of the first bank in Germany to AWS. He has expertise in distributed system development and architecture, with experience in algorithmic trading and real-time analytics.

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