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Storage (SAA-C03)

Contents

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SAA-C03 Introduction
AWS Storage
2
Introduction to Amazon EFS
Amazon EC2
25
Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS)
Optimizing Storage
29
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AWS Backup
PREVIEW3m 50s
Running Operations with the Snow Family
Data Transfers with AWS DataSync
35
SAA-C03 Review
38
Storage Summary
PREVIEW9m 12s
Storage (SAA-C03) Introduction
Overview
Difficulty
Beginner
Duration
3h 30m
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Description

This section of the Solution Architect Associate learning path introduces you to the core storage concepts and services relevant to the SAA-C03 exam. We start with an introduction to the AWS storage services, understand the options available and learn how to select and apply AWS storage services to meet specific requirements. 

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Learning Objectives

  • Obtain an in-depth understanding of Amazon S3 - Simple Storage Service
  • Get both a theoretical and practical understanding of EFS
  • Learn how to create an EFS file system, manage EFS security, and import data in EFS
  • Learn about EC2 storage and Elastic Block Store
  • Learn about the services available in AWS to optimize your storage
  • Learn how to use AWS DataSync to move data between storage systems and AWS storage services
Transcript

Hello, and welcome to this course on storage in AWS, where we’re here to help you on your journey to prepare for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate certification. Before we get started, I’d like to introduce myself. My name is Danny Jessee, and I am one of the trainers here at Cloud Academy, specializing in AWS – Amazon Web Services – and AWS certifications.

In this course, the AWS team will be presenting a series of lectures that introduce the various storage services currently available in AWS that may be covered on the exam. Feel free to contact me with any questions using the details shown on the screen, or you can always get in touch with us here at Cloud Academy by sending an email to support@cloudacademy.com, where one of our Cloud experts will reply to your question.

This course has been specifically curated to help you pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate exam and is ideal for anyone who is looking to learn more about the various storage services in AWS in preparation for the exam. The objective of this course is to provide an introduction to storage services in AWS for solution architects, including:

  • The Amazon Simple Storage Service, known as S3;
  • Amazon Elastic File System, or EFS; 
  • Amazon FSx; and
  • Amazon Elastic Block Store, or EBS.

We’ll also discuss hybrid cloud storage services and on-premises data backup solutions using AWS Storage Gateway, as well as AWS services that can assist with large-scale data storage, migration, and transfer both into and out of AWS using the AWS Snow family and AWS DataSync.

Together with the other courses in this learning path, we’ll cover all of the key tools, technologies, and concepts from the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate exam guide and ensure that you are fully prepared to sit this exam.

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate certification has been designed for anyone who has experience designing cloud solutions that use AWS services to meet current and future business requirements, as well as architectures that are secure, resilient, high-performing, and cost-optimized in accordance with the AWS Well-Architected Framework. All of the AWS Cloud concepts introduced in this course will be explained and reinforced from the ground up.

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