Best Practices for Data Protection in AWS

7m 46s

In this lesson, we’ll learn the industry standard best practices for developers, as stated by the Well Architected framework.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this lesson, you will have an understanding of:

  • The Core Principles of AWS Security

  • The AWS Well-Architected Framework Security Pillar

  • AWS Account Management and Workload Separation Strategies

  • Application Protection Strategies

  • API Key Security

  • Secrets Management

  • Data Protection

Intended Audience

This lesson has been created for:

  • Those in technology roles, such as developers and software engineers involved in developing and deploying applications on AWS  


  • To get the most out of this lesson, you should already have some basic working knowledge of building cloud solutions on the AWS platform. 

About the Author

Deniz is a dedicated AWS content creator at Cloud Academy, holding 5 AWS certifications. He is passionate about breaking down complex concepts into understandable and engaging content to help learners.

Beyond his role at Cloud Academy, he runs a YouTube channel, "Hands-On With Digital Den," where he creates practical projects, tutorials, and demos related to AWS, making learning effective and enjoyable.

Deniz graduated in law and worked as a legal caseworker before transitioning to the cloud industry. Outside of work, he enjoys playing football, boxing and participating in motorcycle track days.

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