Introduction to Amazon Redshift

8m 4s

This lesson provides an introduction to Amazon Redshift. As well as getting a theoretical understanding of this service, you will also watch a guided demonstration showing you how to create an Amazon Redshift Cluster

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamentals of Amazon Redshift 
  • Learn about the architecture of the service
  • Learn how to create an Amazon Redshift cluster

Intended Audience

This lesson is intended for people that want to learn more about the fastest and most widely used cloud data warehouse provided by AWS, Amazon Redshift.


To get the most from this lesson, you should have a basic understanding of Data Analytics concepts.

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