Implementing effective Cost Management solutions in AWS - Level 1

DifficultyBeginner
AVG Duration3h
Students1
Content
121

Description

This learning path has been designed for those looking to enhance their skills in implementing effective cost management solutions in AWS at an introductory level, specifically for those who have less than 6 experience working with AWS cost management features.

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 architect solutions with cost management in mind.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this learning path you will:

  • Understand aspects of AWS Cloud economics, including OpEX, CapEX and TCO
  • Understand the various AWS account structures in relation to AWS billing and pricing practices
  • Understand which operations will reduce costs by moving to the AWS cloud
  • Analyze and contrast the various pricing models for AWS, such as On-Demand EC2 Instances, Reserved Instances, and Spot Instance pricing

Certificate

Your certificate for this learning path

Training Content

1
Course - Beginner - 1h 13m
Implementing effective Cost Management solutions in AWS - Level 1
This course covers the core learning objective to meet the requirements of the 'Implementing effective Cost Management solutions in AWS - Level 1'
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Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 2h
Using EC2 Spot Instances
In this lab, you will learn how to create EC2 spot instances, how they can be used in AWS, and how to handle instance interruptions.
3
Resource - Not defined - 46m
Webinar | AWS Cost Savings: Ending Decision Paralysis When Trying to Optimize Spend with Reserved Instances and Savings Plans
Discover how to ace the planning and procurement of reserved cloud capacity, so you can successfully optimize your AWS spend.
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Resource - Not defined - 30m
AWS Billing and Cost Management Tools eBook
AWS Billing and Cost Management Tools eBook
About the Author
Students207743
Labs1
Courses211
Learning paths163

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.