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Get Started Building Cloud Solutions

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DifficultyBeginner
Duration12h 54m
Students1650

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The Get Started Building Cloud Solutions learning path builds your practical knowledge of the latest AWS tools and services. This learning path assumes a general knowledge of computing and is ideal for students who are looking broaden their practical knowledge of cloud services, serverless computing and container services.

First we learn the fundamental concepts of cloud computing and explore the differences between the various cloud providers.

We then build our knowledge of cloud services, starting with the fundamentals of ...

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1 courses

Course Description: With a wide range of Cloud courses already available at a deep technical level, this course is aimed as an introduction to those, looking at Cloud Computing from the perspective of a beginner who may have no previous experience of the t...

2 courses

Course Description: If you have an understanding of what Cloud Computing is and are now wondering if this technology could benefit you and your business, then this course will help you determine if a cloud migration is right for your organization. We will...

3 courses

Comparing Cloud Platforms covers the big three players in cloud computing: Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, and Microsoft Azure. Each company is improving their products and and targeting different technical areas. This course walks through each ...

4 quizzes

Quiz - Cloud Computing & Business

5 courses

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a full suite of cloud computing products that allow developers to build all sorts of robust online experiences. In this course, we’ll give a brief overview of the various Services that make up AWS, explaining how they work toget...

6 courses

Understanding the fundamentals of AWS is critical if you want to deploy services and resources within the AWS Cloud.  The Compute category of services are key resources that allow you to carry out computational abilities via a series of instructions used by...

7 exam-filled

Knowledge Check: AWS Compute Fundamentals

8 courses

Course Description One of the core building blocks of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is that of storage, and AWS provides a wide range of storage services that allow you to architect the correct solution for your needs.  Understanding what each of thes...

9 exam-filled

Knowledge Check: AWS Storage Fundamentals

10 courses

In this group of lectures, we explore what serverless computing is and how using the computing resource as a service differs from traditional computing models.  Having an understanding of what Cloud Computing will help you gain the most from this course, s...

11 courses

Course Description: This course touches on the similarities and differences between AWS, GCP, and Azure serverless functions. The idea is to give you insight into what using the different offerings look like. The primary learning objective is to help you m...

12 courses

In this course, we explore some of the common use cases for serverless functions and get started with implementing serverless functions in a simple application  

13 courses

 In this course, we will delve into implementing a series of AWS Lambda functions to help build our knowledge and familiarity with serverless computing. Learning ObjectivesFollowing this course, we will be able to explain and implement an AWS Lambda code f...

14 courses

API Gateway is a fully managed service by Amazon that makes it easy for developers to create, publish, maintain and monitor their APIs at any scale without having to worry about versioning, authorizations, throttling and other administrative tasks. In this ...

15 labs

Learn how to design, configure, secure and test HTTP endpoints, using AWS Lambda as backend.

16 courses

Containers are a bit of an “it” thing in technology right now. The reason for this is simple: they’re a very powerful tool which can streamline your development and ops processes, save companies money, and make life for developers much easier. However, the ...

17 courses

Course Description: This course is for anyone with a basic understanding of what containers are, and even why you'd want to use them, but who doesn't understand the nitty-gritty of how they work yet. You should have a basic technical literacy, as well as a...

18 courses

Getting Started with an Amazon Web Services Solution Real World Practices: In this course, we will untangle the AWS landscape and teach what you need to know to build applications on AWS. This includes understanding what AWS has to offer you if those prepac...

19 exam-filled

Exam: Get Started Building Cloud Solutions

About the Author

Students56489
Courses72
Learning paths17

Andrew is an AWS certified professional who is passionate about helping others learn how to use and gain benefit from AWS technologies. Andrew has worked for AWS and for AWS technology partners Ooyala and Adobe.  His favorite Amazon leadership principle is "Customer Obsession" as everything AWS starts with the customer. Passions around work are cycling and surfing, and having a laugh about the lessons learnt trying to launch two daughters and a few start ups. 

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