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Performing Data Transfers using AWS DataSync

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Data Transfers with AWS DataSync
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Introduction
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Summary
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Introduction
Overview
Difficulty
Intermediate
Duration
14m
Students
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Description

This course explores the AWS DataSync service which focuses on the transfer of data between on-premises into AWS storage services, in addition to transferring data between AWS storage services.

Learning objectives

  • Define what AWS DataSync is and what it's used for
  • Understand AWS DataSync use cases
  • Define the architecture and process of using AWS DataSync to transfer data from on-premises to AWS
  • Define the architecture and process of using AWS DataSync to transfer data between different AWS storage services

Intended Audience

This course has been designed to assist those who are responsible for managing and maintaining data and storage solutions, also it would be advantageous to anyone who is looking to take an AWS associate level exam.

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this course, it would be beneficial to have a basic awareness of the different available AWS Storage Services, including Amazon S3, EFS, and FSx for Windows Server.

Transcript

Hello and welcome to this course which will look at the AWS DataSync service which focuses on the transfer of data between on-premises into AWS storage services, in addition to transferring data between AWS storage services.

Before we start I’d like to introduce myself, my name is Stuart Scott, and I am the AWS content Director here at Cloud Academy.  Feel free to connect with me to ask 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 to assist those who are responsible for managing and maintaining data and storage solutions, also it would be advantageous to anyone who is looking to take an AWS associate level exam.

The objectives of this course are to Define what AWS DataSync is and what’s its used for, understand AWS DataSync use cases, define the architecture and process of using AWS DataSync to transfer data from on-premises to AWS, and define the architecture and process of using AWS DataSync to transfer data between different AWS storage services.

As a prerequisite to this course, it would be beneficial to have a basic awareness of the different available AWS Storage Services, including Amazon S3, EFS and FSx for Windows Server. 

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students looking to take the same course in the future. If you have any feedback, positive or

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As a result, minor discrepancies may appear in the course content over time.  Here at Cloud Academy, we strive to keep our content up to date in order to provide the best training available. 

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Lectures

What is AWS DataSync? - AWS DataSync Use Cases - AWS DataSync Architecture - Summary

About the Author
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Stuart Scott
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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.