Integrating ELBs With AWS Services

Introduction
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Difficulty
Intermediate
Duration
19m
Students
53
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Description

In this course, we shall be discussing Amazon Elastic Load Balancers (ELBs) and how ELBs integrate with other AWS services to help provide high availability, improve performance, and increase security for your applications.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will have a greater understanding of:

  • ELBs integrations with key AWS services
  • ELBs importance to Amazon Kubernetes

Intended Audience

Anyone working with AWS Networking will benefit from this course, also if you are:

  • Studying for the AWS Networking Specialty certification
  • Studying for the AWS Solutions Architect certifications

If you are looking to increase your AWS knowledge, this course is for you.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, you should be familiar with Amazon ELB, including the different ELB types and how they are configured. Experience with AWS services such as CloudFront, WAF, and Global Accelerator is also desirable but not required.

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

Transcript

Hello and welcome to this course. My name is Michael Brown and I'm a Cloud Specialist Instructor working with a leading cloud platforms, including AWS. If you have any questions about this course, you can contact me via Twitter using the details on screen, or you can find me on LinkedIn. Alternatively, you can always get in touch with Cloud Academy by sending an email to support@cloudacademy.com, where one of our cloud experts will reply to your questions. We shall be discussing Amazon Elastic Load Balancers, ELBs, and how ELBs integrate with other AWS services, to help provide high availability, improve performance, and increase security of your applications.

Who should attend this course? Well, anyone working with AWS networking will benefit from this course. Also, if you are studying for the AWS Networking Specialty certification, studying for the AWS Solutions Architects certification, or just looking to increase your AWS knowledge, then this course is for you. By the end of this course, you should have a great understanding of ELB integrations with key AWS services and ELB's importance to Amazon Kubernetes.

Before attending this course, you should already be familiar with Amazon ELB, including the knowledge of the different types of ELBs, and how they are configured. Experience with AWS services such as CloudFront, WAF, and Global Accelerator is also desirable but not required. For more information on these services, please see our existing courses here. 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 suppot@cloudacademy.com. Please note that 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 course 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 on its next release cycle. Thank you.

 

About the Author

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.