The Need for AWS Control Tower

Intermediate
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This lesson will give you an understanding of building multi-account AWS infrastructure with Control Tower.

Learning Objectives

During this lesson, you'll cover the following:

  • How to use AWS Control Tower to better manage your accounts
  • How to provision new accounts that adhere to security best practices
  • How to protect accounts against security drift using AWS Control Tower

Intended Audience

This lesson is recommended for IT Administrators, business leaders, security auditors, and engineers.

Prerequisites

  • Basic knowledge of the AWS Cloud
  • Worked minimally inside an AWS account
  • Some familiarity with security fundamentals and IT/administration
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Alana Layton is an experienced technical trainer, technical content developer, and cloud engineer living out of Seattle, Washington. Her career has included teaching about AWS all over the world, creating AWS content that is fun, and working in consulting. She currently holds six AWS certifications. Outside of Cloud Academy, you can find her testing her knowledge in bar trivia, reading, or training for a marathon.