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In this lesson, we discuss AWS Routing fundamentals and industry-standard routing protocols such as Border Gateway Protocol.

Learning Objectives

  • Static and Dynamic routing in AWS
  • BGP's role in routing in AWS

Intended Audience

  • Anyone working with AWS Networking will benefit from this lesson
  • Anyone studying for the AWS Networking Specialty certification
  • Those studying for the AWS Solutions Architect certifications
  • Those just looking to increase their AWS Networking knowledge 


You should already be familiar with Amazon VPC, in particular the configuration of VPC subnets and hybrid connectivity methods such as Site-to-Site VPNs and Direct Connect.

For more information on these services, please see our existing lessons: 

About the Author
Mike Brown, opens in a new tab
Cloud Specialist Instructor

Mike has worked in IT since 1997, specializing in networking, storage, and architecture. He's been in cloud computing for the last 8 years, working across several cloud platforms but specializing in AWS. He's been involved in many cloud projects over the years covering migrations, hybrid connectivity, security optimization, networking, and storage architecture.

He gained his first training qualification in 1998 and, about 3 years ago, became an AWS Authorized Champion Instructor. He's delivered AWS cloud courses across Europe for a range of clients, with a focus on Architecture, Security, and Networking. He currently holds certifications for the four biggest cloud vendors, including the AWS Solutions Architect Professional, AWS DevOps Engineer, and AWS Advanced Networking specialty certifications.

He lives in the North of England with his wife Frances and their dog Inca.

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