Designing Network & Data Transfer solutions in AWS - Level 2

AVG Duration6h


This learning path has been designed for those looking to enhance their skills when designing network and data transfer solutions in AWS at an intermediate level, ideally for those who have more than 6 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 effectively design network and data transfer solutions in AWS.

Learning Objectives:

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

  • Understand the most appropriate AWS connectivity options to meet performance demands
  • Understand the appropriate features and services to enhance and optimize connectivity to AWS public services such as Amazon S3 or Amazon DynamoDB
  • Understand the appropriate AWS data transfer service for migration and/or ingestion
  • Apply an edge caching strategy to provide performance benefits for AWS solutions


Your certificate for this learning path

Training Content

Course - Intermediate - 1h 30m
Designing Network & Data Transfer solutions in AWS - Level 2
This course covers the core learning objective to meet the requirements of 'Designing Network & Data Transfer Solutions in AWS - level 2' of the AWS Cloud Architect Job Role
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h 30m
Sessionizing Clickstream Data with Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
In this lab you will see how to use Kinesis Data Analytics to sessionize clickstream data, and, you will see how to send the output data from Kinesis Data Analytics to DynamoDB using a Lambda function.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h
Exporting Amazon CloudWatch Logs to Amazon S3 Using Kinesis
Learn to how to centralize storage of your Amazon CloudWatch Logs using Amazon Kinesis and Amazon S3 in this hands-on lab.
Hands-on Lab Challenge - Beginner - 50m
Amazon Kinesis Data Firehose and Amazon CloudWatch Challenge
Test your Amazon Kinesis Data Firehose and Amazon CloudWatch logs skills in this hands-on challenge where you are tasked with building out a logging solution.
Hands-on Lab Challenge - Beginner - 1h
Amazon CloudFront Challenge
Test your Amazon CloudFront skills in this hands-on lab where you are tasked with configuring caching for a web application.
Hands-on Lab - Intermediate - 1h 30m
Creating and Using a VPC Endpoint Service
Learn how to create and use VPC Endpoints and Services in a real environment in this hands-on lab.
Hands-on Lab - Advanced - 2h
Set Up VPC Peering between Amazon Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs)
Set up VPC peering between Amazon Virtual Private Clouds, leverage Amazon Route 53 private hosted zones, and diagnose network issues with VPC flow logs in this Lab
Hands-on Lab Challenge - Intermediate - 1h
Amazon VPC Peering Challenge
Test your AWS networking skills in this hands-on challenge to create a new VPC peering connection between two existing VPCs.
Hands-on Lab Challenge - Intermediate - 1h
Amazon VPC Implementation Challenge
Put your foundational cloud networking skills to the test in this hands-on challenge lab as you implement an Amazon VPC.
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.