AWS Step Functions

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Introduction
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AWS Step Functions
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Wrap-Up
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Duration13m
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Description

This course focuses on AWS Step Functions which is designed to solve many serverless and execution pipeline problems. It looks at how to create simple state machines using AWS Step Functions and understand the workflow associated with creating one. The course also covers the main benefits and limitations of AWS Step Functions, and where it might be applicable for your architectures.

If you have any feedback relating to this course, get in touch with us at support@cloudacademy.com.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to create your own simple state machines using AWS Step Functions
  • Understand the workflow associated with creating simple state machines using Step Functions
  • Understand the main benefits and limitations of AWS Step Functions

Intended Audience

This course is recommended for anyone who is looking to understand the fundamentals of AWS Step Functions and how it integrates with the rest of the AWS ecosystem.

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this course, you should have a decent understanding of cloud computing and cloud architectures, specifically with Amazon Web Services. A basic understanding of serverless computing and related AWS services such as AWS Lambda would also be beneficial.

Transcript

Hello, my name is Will Meadows and today we will be talking about AWS Step Functions, a fantastic service that can help to solve many serverless and execution pipeline problems.

If you have any questions about anything I cover in this series please let me know at will.meadows@cloudacademy.com

Alternatively, you can always get in touch with us here at Cloud Academy by sending an email to support@cloudacademy.com and one of our cloud experts will reply to your question, concern, or comment. 

Who should attend this course? This course is recommended for anywho who is looking to understand the fundamentals of AWS Step Functions and how it integrates with the rest of the AWS ecosystem.

Learning Objectives. After completing this course you will be able to create your own simple state machines using AWS Step Functions and understand the workflow associated with creating one. You will also understand some of the benefits and limitations of AWS Step Functions as well as where it might be applicable for your architectures.

Prerequisites. You should have a decent understanding of cloud computing and cloud architectures, specifically with Amazon Web Services. Additionally, it will be helpful to have a basic understanding about serverless computing and AWS services related to it such as AWS Lambda. 

Feedback. Feedback on our courses here at Cloud Academy are valuable to both us as trainers and any students looking to take the same course in the future. If you have any feedback, positive or negative, it would be greatly appreciated if you could send an email to support@cloudacademy.com.

Please note that, at the time of writing this content, all course information was accurate. AWS implements hundreds of updates every month as part of its ongoing drive to innovate and enhance its services.

As a result, minor discrepancies may appear in the course content over time. Here at Cloud Academy, we strive to keep our content up to date in order to provide the best training available. 

So, if you notice any information that is outdated, please contact support@cloudacademy.com.  This will allow us to update the course during its next release cycle.

 

About the Author

William Meadows is a passionately curious human currently living in the Bay Area in California. His career has included working with lasers, teaching teenagers how to code, and creating classes about cloud technology that are taught all over the world. His dedication to completing goals and helping others is what brings meaning to his life. In his free time, he enjoys reading Reddit, playing video games, and writing books.