Systems Operations on AWS

Systems Operations on AWS Course Description

Duration: 3.00 days (24 hours)

Systems Operations on AWS training is designed to teach those in a Systems Administrator or Developer Operations (DevOps) role how to create automatable and repeatable deployments of networks and systems on the AWS platform. The course covers the specific AWS features and tools related to configuration and deployment, as well as common techniques used throughout the industry for configuring and deploying systems.

This course leads to AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate Certification

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Intended Audience for this Systems Operations on AWS Course

  • » Systems administrators, operations managers, and individuals responsible for supporting operations on the AWS platform

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Course Prerequisites for Systems Operations on AWS

  • » Recommended: AWS Technical Essentials
  • » Basic knowledge of networking protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP)
  • » Familiarity with cloud computing concepts
  • » Some experience with maintaining operating systems at the command line (shell scripting in Linux environments, cmd or PowerShell in Windows)
  • » Working knowledge of systems administration or software development

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Systems Operations on AWS Course Objectives

  • » Use standard AWS infrastructure features such as Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Elastic Load Balancing, and Auto Scaling from the command line
  • » Use AWS CloudFormation and other automation technologies to produce stacks of AWS resources that can be deployed in an automated, repeatable fashion
  • » Build functioning virtual private networks with Amazon VPC from the ground up using the AWS Management Console
  • » Deploy Amazon EC2 instances using command line calls and troubleshoot the most common problems with instances
  • » Monitor the health of Amazon EC2 instances and other AWS services
  • » Manage user identity, AWS permissions, and security in the cloud
  • » Manage resource consumption in an AWS account using tools such as Amazon CloudWatch, tagging, and Trusted Advisor
  • » Select and implement the best strategy for creating reusable Amazon EC2 instances
  • » Configure a set of Amazon EC2 instances that launch behind a load balancer, with the system scaling up and down in response to demand
  • » Edit and troubleshoot a basic AWS CloudFormation stack definition

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Systems Operations on AWS Course Outline

      1. System Operations on AWS Overview
      2. Networking in the Cloud
      3. Computing in the Cloud
      4. Storage and Archiving in the Cloud
      5. Monitoring in the Cloud
      6. Managing Resource Consumption in the Cloud
      7. Configuration Management in the Cloud
      8. Creating Scalable Deployments in the Cloud
      9. Creating Automated and Repeatable Deployments

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This training prepares students for the following exam(s):

  • » AWS SysOps : AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate

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Do you have the right background for Systems Operations on AWS?

Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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