1 day


In this course, you will learn the benefits of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help you meet your business objectives.

This course explores the advantages of cloud computing for your business and the fundamentals of AWS, including financial benefits. This course also introduces compliance and security concepts to help you consider the AWS platform within your cloud computing strategy.

This course is delivered through a mix of instructor-led training (ILT), demonstrations, and group discussion.

Key Topics

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  • Getting Started with the Cloud
  • Leveraging AWS for Competitive Advantages
  • Cloud Economics
  • Security and Compliance
  • Migrating to the Cloud
Skills Gained
Key Topics
Target Audience

Skills Gained

In this course, participants will learn how to:

  • Identify the value and advantages of the AWS Cloud
  • Recognise the valuable ways that AWS can be used
  • Understand the robust security capabilities, controls, and assurances in place to maintain data and network security
  • Articulate the financial impact the AWS Cloud can have on an organisation’s cost management, while minimising the risks associated with consumption-based pricing models

Key Topics

Module 1: Getting started with the cloud

  • What is cloud computing?
  • Why do organisations leverage cloud computing services?
  • Who is using cloud computing services?

Module 2: Leveraging AWS for competitive advantage

  • Cloud Computing Framework
  • Solutions of big data
  • Mobile
  • Disaster Recovery (DR)
  • Demonstration: case study

Module 3: Cloud economics

  • AWS pricing principles
  • The simple monthly calculator
  • Total Cost of Ownership
  • Cost optimisation
  • Demonstration: Trusted Advisor, TCO Calculator

Module 4: Security and compliance

  • Overview of cloud security
  • Security of the cloud
  • Security in the cloud
  • Demonstration: Customer Testimonial (video)

Module 5: Migrating to the cloud

  • The four steps of cloud success: Explore, Experiment, Engage and Enable

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

Target Audience

This course is intended for:

  • IT business decision makers
  • Individuals who are new to working with AWS

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]


It is recommended that attendees of this course have:

  • Working knowledge of IT infrastructure concepts
  • Familiarity with basic finance concepts
  • Familiarity with basic IT security concepts
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