Introduction to Amazon Kinesis


Please note that this course is outdated and has been replaced with our Overview of Amazon Kinesis course.

In this introductory course, you will learn to recognize and explain the core components of the Amazon Kinesis Service and where those services can be applied. 

  • Introduction to Amazon Kinesis Streams 
  • Introduction to Amazon Kinesis Firehose 
  • Introduction to Amazon Kinesis Analytics

Intended audience:

  • People working with Big Data
  • Business intelligence
  • DevOps
  • Development

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize and explain the core components of the Amazon Kinesis service (streams, firehose, analytics)
  • Recognize and explain the common use cases




About the Author

Shane has been emerged in the world of data, analytics and business intelligence for over 20 years, and for the last few years he has been focusing on how Agile processes and cloud computing technologies can be used to accelerate the delivery of data and content to users.

He is an avid user of the AWS cloud platform to help deliver this capability with increased speed and decreased costs. In fact its often hard to shut him up when he is talking about the innovative solutions that AWS can help you to create, or how cool the latest AWS feature is.

Shane hails from the far end of the earth, Wellington New Zealand, a place famous for Hobbits and Kiwifruit. However your more likely to see him partake of a good long black or an even better craft beer.

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