Advanced Architecting on AWS

Duration: 3 Days (24 Hours)

Advanced Architecting on AWS Course Overview:

The Advanced Architecting on AWS course provides in-depth knowledge and practical skills to tackle architectural challenges in AWS environments. With a focus on real-world scenarios, participants explore AWS services and features as solutions. Topics covered include managing multiple accounts, hybrid connectivity, networking with AWS Transit Gateway, container services, CI/CD automation, security, data lakes, edge services, migration, and cost management. Through discussions and scenarios, participants identify optimal solutions, enhancing their architectural expertise on AWS.

Course level: Advanced

Intended audience:

  • Cloud architects
  • Solutions architects
  • Anyone who designs solutions for cloud infrastructures

Module 1: Reviewing Architecting Concepts
  • Group Exercise: Review Architecting on AWS core best practices
  • Lab 1: Securing Amazon S3 VPC Endpoint Communications
  • AWS Organizations for multi-account access and permissions
  • AWS SSO to simplify access and authentication across AWS accounts and third-party services
  • AWS Control Tower
  • Permissions, access, and authentication
  • AWS Client VPN authentication and control
  • AWS Site-to-Site VPN
  • AWS Direct Connect for hybrid public and private connections
  • Increasing bandwidth and reducing cost
  • Basic, high, and maximum resiliency
  • Amazon Route 53 Resolver DNS resolution
  • AWS Storage Gateway solutions
  • On-demand VMware Cloud on AWS
  • Extending cloud infrastructure services with AWS Outposts
  • AWS Local Zones for latency-sensitive workloads
  • Your 5G network with and without AWS Wavelength
  • Simplifying private subnet connections
  • VPC isolation with a shared services VPC
  • Transit Gateway Network Manager and VPC Reachability Analyzer
  • AWS Resource Access Manager
  • AWS PrivateLink and endpoint services
  • Lab 2: Configuring Transit Gateways
  • Container solutions compared to virtual machines
  • Docker benefits, components, solutions architecture, and versioning
  • Container hosting on AWS to reduce cost
  • Managed container services: Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS) and Amazon
    Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)
  • AWS Fargate
  • Lab 3: Deploying an Application with Amazon ECS on Fargate
  • CI/CD solutions and impact
  • CI/CD automation with AWS CodePipeline
  • Deployment models
  • AWS CloudFormation StackSets to improve deployment management
  • Common DDoS attacks layers
  • AWS WAF web access control lists (ACLs), real-time metrics, logs, and security automation
  • AWS Shield Advanced services and AWS DDoS Response Team (DRT) services
  • AWS Network Firewall and AWS Firewall Manager to protect accounts at scale
  • What cryptography is, why you would use it, and how to use it
  • AWS CloudHSM architecture
  • FIPS 140-2 Level 2 and Level 3 encryption
  • Secrets Manager
  • Amazon S3 data storage management including storage class, inventory, metrics, and policies
  • Data lake vs. data warehouse: Differences, benefits, and examples
  • AWS Lake Formation solutions, security, and control
  • Lab 4: Setting Up a Data Lake with Lake Formation
  • What edge services are and why you would use them
  • Improve performance and mitigate risk with Amazon CloudFront
  • Lambda@Edge
  • AWS Global Accelerator: IP addresses, intelligent traffic distribution, and health checks
  • Lab 5: Migrating an On-Premises NFS Share Using AWS DataSync and Storage Gateway
  • On-premises and cloud acquisition/deprecation cycles
  • Cloud cost management tools including reporting, control, and tagging
  • Examples and analysis of the five pillars of cost optimization
  • Business drivers and the process for migration
  • Successful customer practices
  • The 7 Rs to migrate and modernize
  • Migration tools and services from AWS
  • Migrating databases and large data stores
  • AWS Schema Conversion Tool (AWS SCT)
  • Use the Online Course Supplement (OCS) to review use cases, investigate data, and answer
    architecting design questions about Transit Gateway, hybrid connectivity, migration, and cost

Advanced Architecting on AWS Course Prerequisites:

We recommend that attendees of this course have:

  • Knowledge and experience with core AWS services from the Compute, Storage, Networking, and AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) categories
  • Attended the Architecting on AWS classroom training OR
  • Achieved the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification OR
  • Have at least 1 year of experience operating AWS workloads
Q: What is the “Advanced Architecting on AWS” training program?

A: “Advanced Architecting on AWS” is an advanced-level training program designed to provide in-depth knowledge and skills required to design and implement complex cloud solutions on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform. It focuses on advanced architectural concepts and best practices for building scalable, secure, and highly available applications on AWS.

A: This training is intended for experienced solution architects and professionals involved in designing and implementing AWS-based solutions. It is suitable for individuals who have already obtained the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification or have equivalent knowledge and experience.

A: The training covers various advanced architectural topics, including building scalable and fault-tolerant architectures, advanced networking and connectivity, hybrid cloud architectures, data storage and management strategies, security and compliance considerations, automation and deployment best practices, and optimizing performance and cost.

A: Yes, it is recommended to have completed the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification or have equivalent experience. Familiarity with AWS services, architectural patterns, and best practices is highly beneficial for getting the most out of this training program.

A: To prepare for the training, it is recommended to have a solid understanding of AWS services and architectural concepts. Reviewing the AWS Well-Architected Framework, studying relevant AWS white papers and documentation, and exploring real-world architectural case studies can help you familiarize yourself with advanced architectural principles.

A: By completing this training, you will gain advanced-level skills and knowledge required to design and deploy highly scalable and resilient applications on AWS. It will enhance your ability to architect complex solutions that meet specific business and technical requirements, and it can be valuable for career advancement in the cloud computing field.

A: To register for the training, click Enroll Now button, we will provide you with information on available training schedules, formats (in-person or online), and enrollment procedures.

A: Yes, we offer online training options for “Advanced Architecting on AWS” to provide flexibility for learners.

A: Yes, AWS certifications require periodic renewal to ensure that certified professionals stay up-to-date with the latest AWS services and best practices. You need to re-certify every two years by passing the corresponding recertification exam or by earning certain continuing education credits.

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