Analyzing your Data with Amazon Redshift


Analyzing your Data with Amazon Redshift

The course is part of this learning path

Learning Path Introduction

This course introduces the Analyzing your Data with Amazon Redshift learning path which will cover the following aspects of Amazon Redshift:

  • How to Load Data into Amazon Redshift
  • Amazon Redshift Distribution Styles
  • Concurrency Scaling
  • Resize Operations
  • Amazon Redshift Spectrum

Hello and welcome to this learning path which is centered around Amazon Redshift.  Amazon Redshift is a fast, fully-managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse and it's designed for high performance and analysis of information capable of storing and processing petabytes of data while providing access to this data, using your existing business intelligence tools, using standard SQL.

My name is Stuart Scott and I'm the AWS Content Director here at Cloud Academy. Feel free to connect with me to ask any questions using the details shown on the screen. Alternatively, you can always get in touch with us here at Cloud Academy by sending an email to where one of our cloud experts will reply to your question. 

The content set out in this learning path is ideal for anyone who wants to enhance their knowledge of Amazon Redshift. As you progress through the courses and labs, you will be introduced to the service and a series of its features and components covering elements such as:

  • How to Load Data into Amazon Redshift
  • Amazon Redshift Distribution Styles
  • Concurrency Scaling
  • Resize Operations
  • Amazon Redshift Spectrum

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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 150+ courses relating to Cloud reaching over 180,000 students, mostly within the AWS category and with a heavy focus on security and compliance.

Stuart is a member of the AWS Community Builders Program for his contributions towards AWS.

He is AWS certified and accredited in addition to being a published author covering topics across the AWS landscape.

In January 2016 Stuart was awarded ‘Expert of the Year Award 2015’ from Experts Exchange for his knowledge share within cloud services to the community.

Stuart enjoys writing about cloud technologies and you will find many of his articles within our blog pages.