• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Learn the basics of Amazon Web Services.

Especially helpful if you do not have a technical background, this course introduces Amazon Web Services (AWS) products, services, and common solutions with immersive exercises and hands-on activities. You will gain proficiency in AWS and become empowered to make informed decisions about IT solutions based on business requirements.

Learning Objectives

  • Key AWS compute and storage products and services, including Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Elastic Block Store (EBS), Auto Scaling, CloudFormation templates, Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), and Amazon Glacier
  • Key AWS security approaches
  • Create an S3 bucket and manage objects associated with that bucket
  • Launch and manage server instances in the AWS cloud
  • AWS online tools and resources

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

Feedback

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