This is an introductory lesson for the Amazon Device Farm service. In this lesson, we are going to start with some important terminology. Then we will discuss the Amazon Device Farm service and its features. We will talk about the benefits of the service. Next, we will talk about why we would use the Amazon Device Farm service. And then, we will discuss how to locate the Device Farm service in the AWS console and describe the basic steps for setting it up. Finally, we will discuss a use case scenario for the Amazon Device Farm service.

Intended Audience

This is a beginner level lesson intended for anyone who is interested in learning the basics about the Amazon Device Farm service. Before attending this lesson, you may want to attend the “Benefits of Cloud Computing," and “Fundamentals of AWS” Courses, or attend the “What is Cloud Computing?” and “Technical Fundamentals of AWS” lessons. While these are not required to attend this lesson, they include helpful concepts that might make the content of this lesson a little easier to understand.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the features and benefits of the Amazon Device Farm service.
  • Explain when to use the Amazon Device Farm service.
  • Locate the Device Farm service option in the AWS console and discuss how to configure it.
  • And give examples of use case scenarios for Amazon Device Farm service.
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