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Decoupled and Event-Driven Architectures in AWS

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Decoupled Architecture

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Description

This course explores and introduces you to the concepts of both decoupled and event-driven architectures within AWS. It also provides an introduction to the Amazon Simple Queue Service, Amazon Simple Notification Service, Amazon Kinesis and AWS Lambda. 

For any feedback, comments, or questions related to this course, feel free to reach out to us at support@cloudacademy.com.

Course Objectives

The objectives of this course are:

  • To establish an understanding of what decoupled architecture is
  • Establish an understanding of what event-driven architecture is
  • To learn the foundations of Amazon SQS and how it is used in a decoupled environment
  • To gain an awareness of the Amazon Simple Notification Service, Amazon Kinesis and AWS Lambda to understand when and why you might implement them in an event-driven solution

Intended Audience

This course has been designed for architects who are looking to design and implement best practice solutions by utilizing services in a decoupled and/or event-driven environment.

Prerequisites

To get the most from this course, it would be beneficial to have a basic awareness of what AWS is, in addition to understanding general infrastructure and application architectures, although this is not essential.

 

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Hello and welcome to this course which is going to look at and introduce you to the concepts of both decoupled and event-driven architectures within AWS. As a part of this course, I will also provide an introduction to the Amazon Simple Queue Service, Amazon Simple Notification Service, Amazon Kinesis and AWS Lambda. My name is Stuart Scott, and I specialize in AWS (Amazon Web Services). 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 e-mail to support@cloudacademy.com where one of our cloud experts will reply to your question.

This course has been designed for architects who are looking to design and implement best practice solutions by utilizing services in a decoupled and/or event-driven environment. The objectives of this course are: 

  • To establish an understanding of what decoupled architecture is
  • Establish an understanding of what event-driven architecture is
  • To learn the foundations of Amazon SQS and how it is used in a decoupled environment
  • To gain an awareness of the Amazon Simple Notification Service, Amazon Kinesis and AWS Lambda to understand when and why you might implement them in an event-driven solution

As a prerequisite to this course, it would be beneficial to have a basic awareness of what AWS is in addition to an understanding of general infrastructure and application architectures, although this is not essential. 

Feedback on our courses here at Cloud Academy is 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 contact support@cloudacademy.com.

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 80+ courses relating to Cloud reaching over 100,000 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.