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Introduction to DNS and Content Delivery on AWS

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DNS & Content Delivery on AWS
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Introduction
PREVIEW1m 35s
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Amazon Route 53
PREVIEW6m 12s
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Amazon CloudFront
PREVIEW5m 40s
Introduction
Overview
Difficulty
Intermediate
Duration
13m
Students
7764
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Description

This Introduction to DNS and Content Delivery on AWS course will introduce you to two services that are used to manage DNS and content delivery within AWS: Amazon Route 53 for DNS and Amazon CloudFront which acts as a CDN, a content delivery network service. It will give you an understanding of their features and use cases, as well as a high-level overview of how they operate.

For any feedback, questions, or comments relating to this course, please contact us at support@cloudacademy.com.

Course Objectives

The objectives of this course are to:

  • Introduce you to Amazon Route 53, including an overview of hosted zones, domain types, record types, and routing policies
  • Give you an understanding of Amazon CloudFront and its high-level process of operation

Intended Audience

This course has been designed for:

  • Solutions architects who are responsible for designing highly available and fault-tolerant architectures
  • Individuals looking to learn more about DNS and content delivery in AWS

Prerequisites

To get the most from this course you should have a basic level of awareness of AWS global Architecture and AWS networking principles. 

 

Transcript

Hello and welcome to this course which will introduce you to 2 services that are used to manage DNS and content delivery within AWS. These being Amazon Route 53 for DNS and Amazon CloudFront which acts as a CDN, a content delivery network service. My name is Stuart Scott, and I specialize in AWS (Amazon Web Services). Feel free to connect with me with 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 solutions architects who are responsible for designing highly available and fault-tolerant architectures and anyone looking to learn more about DNS and content delivery in AWS. The objectives of this course are to introduce you to Amazon Route 53, including an overview of: Hosted zones, Domain types, Record types, and Routing policies. Also, an understanding of Amazon CloudFront and its high-level process of operation. As a prerequisite of this course, you should have a basic level of awareness of AWS global Architecture and AWS networking principles.

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 Scott
AWS Content Director
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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 90+ courses relating to Cloud reaching over 140,000 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.