AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

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AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Author: David Tucker

The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification is the foundational certification for Amazon Web Services. Unlike the other AWS certifications, this exam is not focused on a... Read more

The courses in this path will teach you the fundamentals of cloud computing, review the core AWS services, and will provide an introduction to security and architecture on the platform. These topics are designed to prepare you for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

Pre-requisites

Since this path is foundational, it is intended for either technical or non-technical resources. There are no prerequisites for the path.

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

The courses in this path will teach you the fundamentals of cloud computing, review the core AWS services, will provide an introduction to security and architecture on the platform. These topics are designed to prepare you for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

Fundamental Cloud Concepts for AWS

by David Tucker

Feb 7, 2020 / 1h 23m

1h 23m

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Description

AWS certifications add value for both technical and non-technical resources in today’s digital world. In this course, Fundamental Cloud Concepts for AWS, you will walk through the fundamental cloud concepts which explains one of the four major areas that are covered by the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Exam. First, you will review the concept of cloud computing and the value it provides to organizations. Next, you will learn the organization of AWS global infrastructure. Next, you will discover the economics of cloud computing. Finally, you will review the tools and services that AWS provides to support infrastructure running on their platform. When you are finished with this course, you will have a clear understanding of the cloud and the fundamentals needed for a portion of the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Understanding Cloud Computing
  3. AWS Global Infrastructure
  4. Understanding Cloud Economics
  5. Supporting AWS Infrastructure

Understanding AWS Core Services

by David Tucker

Mar 3, 2020 / 2h 30m

2h 30m

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AWS certifications add value for both technical and non-technical resources in today’s digital world. In this course, Understanding AWS Core Services, we will through the services from AWS that you will need to know before you take the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Exam. First, you will review the ways you interact with AWS services. Next, you will explore the major categories including compute, networking and content delivery, file storage, databases, app integration, and management and governance. Finally, you will discover an approach to preparing for the certification exam. When you are finished with this course, you will have a clear understanding of these core services whether you want to take the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam or just have a better understanding of the services that AWS provides.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Interacting with AWS
  3. Compute Services
  4. Content and Network Delivery Services
  5. File Storage Services
  6. Database Services and Utilities
  7. App Integration Services
  8. Management and Governance Services

Introduction to Security and Architecture on AWS

by David Tucker

Mar 17, 2020 / 1h 56m

1h 56m

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AWS certifications add value for both technical and non-technical resources in today’s digital world. In this course, Introduction to Security and Architecture on AWS, you will learn foundational knowledge of both security on AWS as well as how to architect solutions on the platform. This information is valuable for anyone using AWS, but it is essential for preparing to take the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Exam. First, you will review three core concepts that affect how you use the platform: the AWS Well Architected Framework, the shared responsibility model, and the acceptable use policy. Then, you will learn security and user management on AWS. Next, you will discover key architectural concepts around fault tolerance, high-availability, and disaster recovery. Finally, you will explore concepts around scalable and secure applications on Amazon EC2. When you are finished with this course, you will have a clear understanding of the concepts needed for a portion of the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam as well as the knowledge needed to begin implementing applications in the cloud.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. AWS Architecture Core Concepts
  3. AWS Identities and User Management
  4. Data Architecture on AWS
  5. Disaster Recovery on AWS
  6. Architecting Applications on Amazon EC2
  7. The Certification Exam