Course description

This course is designed to enable students to develop reliable IT infrastructures on Amazon Web Services (AWS) – a globally popular cloud services platform that organizations are using to scale their businesses and grow. In this course, students will learn the fundamentals of building AWS based IT infrastructures, such as optimizing AWS Cloud for specific business needs. They will be provided the knowledge and tools to adapt AWS Cloud for this purpose as well as the opportunity to explore the best practices of using AWS Cloud, They will also be able to explore various designs available on AWS for developing custom IT solutions. Students will also learn to take over existing architectures with multiple flaws and turn them around into effective and robust solutions.

Course content

  • Fundamentals of AWS Solution Building
  • Overview of Identity Access Management
  • Overview of Cloudfront, Snowball, Storage Gateway, & S3
  • Overview of Cross Region Replication, Glacier, & Transfer Acceleration
  • Fundamentals of Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
  • Fundamentals of Database Management
  • Overview of ElastiCache, Aurora, DynamoDC VMs, & RDS
  • Fundamentals of DNS Configuration
  • Overview of Route53 & Various Routing Policies
  • Fundamentals of Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • Overview of End Points, Direct Connect, Bastions, & Flow Logs
  • Overview of Bastions, Access Control Lists (ACLs), & Network Address Translation
  • Fundamentals of HA Architecture
  • Overview of Elastic Beanstalk, Cloud Formation, & EC2 Setup
  • Overview of Autoscaling, & Load Balancer Theories
  • Fundamentals of Lambda Concepts

Course Objectives

  • Understanding the benefits of the AWS Cloud platform and the value it brings
  • Learning to create an efficient, stable and scalable infrastructure on AWS
  • Relating AWS’ effect on the bottom line to reducing conventional pricing risks
  • Training on the security features and controls available on the AWS

Target audience

  • Software Architects
  • System Administrators
  • Cyber Security Managers
  • Cloud Computing Consultants
  • Cloud Solutions Engineers
  • Product Managers

Location / Delivery

  • Online

Start date

  • July 6, 2020


  • 2 hours per across five days


  • £225.00 £450.00

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Akinbiyi Akindoyin

Akinbiyi is an experienced Cloud Architect and Data Engineer with over 6 years of experience working in Telecommunications, Academia, Consulting and Financial Services. He completed his Ph.D. at the prestigious Imperial College London and has been employed by Huawei Technologies, JP Morgan Chase, GAM, PwC, Kainos Group and HSBC in the UK. He has been involved in various Greenfield Cloud Migration Projects and as an avid learner, he has completed various cloud computing certifications (AWS, GCP, Azure and Kubernetes). In 2017, he was endorsed by the UK government as an exceptional talent in Digital Technology.