Length
3 days

Overview

Advanced Architecting on AWS covers how to build complex solutions that incorporate data services, governance, and security on AWS.

This course introduces specialised AWS services, including AWS Direct Connect and AWS Storage Gateway to support hybrid architectures. The course also covers best practices for designing and building scalable, elastic, secure, and highly available applications on AWS.

It builds on concepts introduced in Architecting on AWS.

This advanced-level course is delivered through a mix of instructor-led training (ILT), hands-on labs, and group exercises.

Key Topics

Detailed Info
  • AWS account management
  • Deployment management on AWS
  • Building resilient architectures
  • Advanced network architectures
  • Data
  • Designing for large scale applications
  • Encryption and data security
Skills Gained
Key Topics
Target Audience
Prerequisites

Skills Gained

This course is designed to teach participants how to:

  • Apply the AWS Well-Architected Framework
  • Manage multiple AWS accounts for your organisation
  • Connect an on-premises data center to the AWS Cloud
  • Move data from an on-premises data center to AWS
  • Design large data stores for the AWS Cloud
  • Understand different architectural designs for scalability
  • Protect your infrastructure from a DDoS attack
  • Secure your data on AWS with encryption
  • Enhance the performance of your solutions
  • Select the most appropriate AWS deployment mechanism

Key Topics

Module 1: AWS account management

  • Multiple accounts
  • Multi-account patterns
  • License management
  • Manage security and costs with multiple accounts
  • AWS Organisations
  • AWS Directory Service
  • Hands-on lab: Multi-VPC connectivity using a VPN

Module 2: Advanced network architectures

  • Improve VPC network connections
  • Enhance performance for HPC workloads
  • VPN connections over AWS
  • AWS Direct Connect
  • AWS Transit Gateway
  • Amazon Route 53
  • Exercise: Design a hybrid architecture

Module 3: Deployment management on AWS

  • Application lifecycle management
  • Application deployment using containers
  • AWS Elastic Beanstalk
  • AWS OpsWorks
  • AWS CloudFormation

Module 4: Data

  • Optimise Amazon S3 storage
  • Amazon ElastiCache
  • AWS Snowball
  • AWS Storage Gateway
  • AWS DataSync
  • Backup and archival considerations
  • Database migration
  • Designing for big data with Amazon DynamoDB
  • Hands-on lab: Build a failover solution with Amazon Route 53 and Amazon RDS

Module 5: Designing for large scale applications

  • AWS Auto Scaling
  • Migrating over-provisioned resources
  • Blue-green deployments on AWS
  • Hands-on lab: Blue-green deployment with AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Module 6: Building resilient architectures

  • DDoS attack overview
  • AWS Shield
  • AWS WAF
  • Amazon GuardDuty
  • High availability using Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft SharePoint on AWS
  • High availability using MongoDB on Amazon EC2
  • AWS Global Accelerator
  • Hands-on lab: CloudFront content delivery and automating AWS WAF rules

Module 7: Encryption and data security

  • Encryption primer
  • DIY key management in AWS
  • AWS Marketplace for encryption products
  • AWS Key Management Service (AWS KMS)
  • Cloud Hardware Security Module (HSM)
  • Comparison of key management options
  • Hands-on lab: AWS KMS with envelope encryption

Please note: This is an emerging technology course. Course outline is subject to change as needed.

Target Audience

This course is intended for:

  • Solution Architects

We can also deliver and customise this training course for larger groups – saving your organisation time, money and resources. For more information, please call us at +632 8244 2098 or email [email protected].

Prerequisites

It is recommended that attendees have the following prerequisites:

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