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AWS Security Operations: Securing Managed Services

by Mark Wilkins

This course demonstrates how to utilize Amazon Web Services (AWS) managed security services and features to stay safe and compliant while operating in the AWS Cloud, following recommended security best practices.

What you'll learn

Designing with a security mindset when considering all aspects of your AWS deployment is essential to ensure your cloud solution follows the best practices in governance, security operations, and acceptable risk. In this course, AWS Security Operations: Securing Managed Services, you'll learn how to use the built-in security tools at AWS to gather the most up-to-date knowledge managing your AWS solutions, utilizing security best practices. First, you'll discover how to monitor, analyze, and fix security issues based on the defined level of acceptable risk and compliance requirements for your company. Next, you'll explore what security tools are available and what role each tool plays in managing security at AWS. Finally, you'll delve into suggested best practices for planning your security and compliance model for your AWS deployment. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge needed to define how compliance and security is designed and implemented when operating workloads in the AWS cloud.

About the author

Mark is a former electronic design technologist turned Microsoft and IBM SoftLayer cloud geek spending many years designing deploying and supporting software and hardware technology in the corporate and small business world. As course director for Global Knowledge (GK), Mark developed and taught many technical seminars including Configuring Active Directory Services, Configuring Group Policy, and Cloud and Virtualization Essentials. Mark also developed courseware for the Microsoft Official Cur... more

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