Reviewing Checks & Taking Action

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This lesson looks at how you can use AWS Trusted Advisor to help you follow and implement some best practices and recommendations across your AWS environment within your organization. We'll cover the Trusted Advisor console, and how to use the service to enhance your AWS resources, account, and infrastructure.

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Learning Objectives

In this lesson, you will learn:

  • The purpose and benefits of Trusted Advisor
  • How to navigate the Trusted Advisor Console
  • How to use Trusted Advisor to optimize your AWS resources and account
  • How to take actionable steps with Trusted Advisor to improve your AWS infrastructure

Intended Audience

  • Security Professionals & Security Auditors
  • Systems Engineers and Administrators
  • Compliance Managers


To get the most out of this lesson, you should have a basic understanding of some of the core services, such as IAM.

About the Author
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Stuart has been working within the IT industry for two decades covering a huge range of topic areas and technologies, from data center and network infrastructure design, to cloud architecture and implementation.

To date, Stuart has created 250+ courses relating to cloud computing reaching over 1 million+ students.

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