Monitoring and Alerting with AWS - Level 3

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AWS provides a comprehensive set of tools and services for monitoring and alerting purposes. Knowing where to look for extra information in times of need is an important skill when operating in the AWS cloud. Being able to monitor data provides a number of key benefits to your organization, such as compliance, incident detection and resolution, trend analysis and much more! Collating data and statistics about your solutions running within AWS also provides the ability to optimize performance and stability. In this learning path you'll learn by using the following hands-on labs:

  • Process Amazon SNS Notifications with AWS Lambda
  • Amazon CloudWatch Metric Filtering Challenge

The content in this learning path will teach you Monitoring and Alerting with AWS to a level 3 standard. 

Learning Objectives

  • Be able to troubleshoot and resolve issues reported from AWS monitoring and logging services


Your certificate for this learning path

Training Content

Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h 30m
Process Amazon SNS Notifications with AWS Lambda
Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS) is a fully-managed, highly-scalable service that facilitates message delivery. Learn how to send messages and process them with AWS Lambda.
Hands-on Lab Challenge - Beginner - 50m
Amazon CloudWatch Metric Filtering Challenge
Put your Amazon CloudWatch skills to the test in this hands-on challenge lab as you are tasked with creating a metric filter and an alarm.
About the Author
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Jeremy is a Content Lead Architect and DevOps SME here at Cloud Academy where he specializes in developing DevOps technical training documentation.

He has a strong background in software engineering, and has been coding with various languages, frameworks, and systems for the past 25+ years. In recent times, Jeremy has been focused on DevOps, Cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure), Security, Kubernetes, and Machine Learning.

Jeremy holds professional certifications for AWS, GCP, Terraform, Kubernetes (CKA, CKAD, CKS).