Securing Data Analytics Pipelines on AWS

by Saravanan Dhandapani

As you start preparing for your AWS certified Data Analytics Specialty exam, you need to pay close attention to the security aspect of this certification. This course will teach you how to set up access control and encryption to your data analytics pipelines.

What you'll learn

When you think about data analytics, securing the end to end data flow right from data ingestion to visualization is very important. In this course, Securing Data Analytics Pipelines on AWS, you’ll learn to secure and protect the data both at rest and in transit. First, you’ll explore different authentication and authorization mechanisms that are available in AWS IAM, understand users, groups, policies, and best practices in securing AWS resources. Next, you’ll discover how to encrypt and decrypt sensitive data against any potential risk both at rest and in transit. Finally, you’ll learn how to use various AWS services to understand compliance and governance against industry standards like HIPAA, PCI, and setup controls that can monitor and alert any violations. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Securing Data Analytics pipelines needed to clear the AWS Certified Data Analytics Specialty exam.

About the author

I have been working in IT design, development, and architecture for more than a decade for some of the top fortune 100 companies. I have been involved in fine-tuning software delivery process, improving performance and developing software that is scalable and portable. Some of the key areas where I have worked on are architecture and design using Java, ESB, Tomcat, ReactJS, JavaScript, Linux, Oracle, SVN, GIT and so on and cloud technologies including AWS and GCP.

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