Designing for Disaster Recovery & High availability in AWS - Level 3

AVG Duration3h


This learning path has been designed for those looking to enhance their skills when designing for disaster recovery and high availability solutions in AWS at an advanced level, ideally for those who have more than 18 months experience working with AWS.

Using a combination of on-demand courses and hands-on labs you will be introduced to a number of different AWS services and features. Using the new skills obtained from this learning path you will be able to effectively demonstrate knowledge of how to recover quickly and effectively from an outage when managing workloads in AWS

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this learning path you will be able to:

  • Evaluate advanced techniques to detect for failure and service recoverability
  • Create an automated, cost-effective back-up solution that supports business continuity across multiple AWS Regions
  • Evaluate different architectures to provide application and infrastructure availability in the event of an AWS service disruption


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Training Content

Course - Advanced - 37m
Designing for Disaster Recovery & High availability in AWS - Level 3
This course covers the core learning objectives to meet the requirements of Designing for Disaster & High Availability in AWS - level 3 of the AWS Cloud Architect Job Role
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h 30m
Mitigating Amazon RDS Performance Bottlenecks With a Read Replica
Learn how to create a read only Amazon RDS read-only replica to improve performance in this hands-on lab.
Hands-on Lab - Intermediate - 1h 30m
Deploy a Highly Available Website with Terraform on AWS
Deploy a secure and highly available website with Terraform on AWS using a two-tier architecture with private and public subnets.
Hands-on Lab - Intermediate - 1h 15m
Starting a Highly Available Graph Database With Amazon Neptune
In this lab, you will create a DB subnet group, a Neptune Database, and you will perform some SPARQL commands.
About the Author
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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 150+ courses relating to Cloud reaching over 180,000 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.