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AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging

by Mike Pfeiffer

This is the second in a series of four courses that will prepare you for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Certification. You'll learn about monitoring, custom metrics, logging files and more, all within CloudWatch.

What you'll learn

Learn more about CloudWatch and prepare for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Certification by watching the second course in this series of four courses. In this course, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging, you'll cover the domain objectives for the monitoring, metrics, and logging portion of the exam. You'll explore how to get started in CloudWatch and begin monitoring with its custom metrics. You'll learn how to create alarms, monitor API calls and log files, and finally you'll learn how to work with CloudWatch events. By the end of this course, you'll be very familiar with CloudWatch and its functions, and you'll also be more prepared to earn your certification.

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About the author

Mike Pfeiffer is a twenty year IT industry veteran, published author, and international conference speaker. He's a former architect for Amazon Web Services and engineer for Microsoft. Today Pfeiffer serves as Chief Technologist at

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