Module 1: Cloud Concepts Overview
The purpose of this module is to introduce students to cloud computing, AWS, and what AWS offers
Module 2: Cloud Economics and Billing
This module is an introduction to the business advantages of moving to the cloud. Students will learn the pricing philosophy of AWS and the concept of Total Cost of Ownership, which are essential concepts in the career of cloud practitioners. The students will then be taught the tools that are available for understanding and explaining the costs for running AWS services.
Module 3: AWS Global Infrastructure Overview
In this module, students will be introduced to the AWS Global Infrastructure. Students will have a thorough understanding of the differences in AWS regions, Availability Zones, edge locations, and the different AWS services and categories.
Module 4: AWS Cloud Security
This module introduces students to the AWS approach to security. Students will be taught the controls in the AWS environment, as well as the AWS products and features that meet customer security objectives.
Module 5: Networking and Content Delivery
In this module, students will be introduced to fundamental AWS networking and content delivery services, which include: Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC), Amazon Route 53, and Amazon CloudFront.
Module 6: Compute
In this module, students will be introduced to many of the compute services that Amazon Web Services (AWS) offers. These services include Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), AWS Lambda, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS), Amazon Elastic Container Registry (ECR), and Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS).
Module 7: Storage
This module is an introduction to various options for storing data with AWS. The module describes four different storage technologies, including: Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS), Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon Elastic File System (Amazon EFS), Amazon Simple Storage Service Glacier.
Module 8: Databases
In this module, students are introduced to four of the most commonly used AWS database services, which include: Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon Aurora.
Module 9: Cloud Architecture
This module is an introduction to designing and building cloud architectures according to best practices.
Module 10: Automatic Scaling and Monitoring
Students will be introduced to three fundamental AWS services, which include: Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) Auto Scaling, and Amazon CloudWatch. These services can be used together to build dynamic, scalable architectures.