Cloud Operations on AWS (formerly SysOps)

Duration: 3 Days (24 Hours)

Course Overview:

This Cloud Operations on AWS (formerly SysOps) course teaches systems operators and anyone performing cloud operations functions how to manage and operate automation and repeatable deployments of networks and systems on AWS. You will learn about cloud operations functions, such as installing, configuring, automating, monitoring, securing, maintaining, and troubleshooting these services, networks, and systems. The course also covers specific AWS features, tools, and best practices related to these functions.

Course level: Intermediate

Intended audience:

  • System administrators and operators who are operating in the AWS Cloud
  • Informational technology workers who want to increase their cloud operations knowledge
Module 1: Introduction to Cloud Operations on AWS
  • What is Cloud Operations
  • AWS Well-Architected Framework
  • AWS Well-Architected Tool
  • AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Resources, accounts, and AWS Organizations
  • Methods to interact with AWS services
  • Tools for automating resource discovery
  • Inventory with AWS Systems Manager and AWS Config
  • Hands-On Lab: Auditing AWS Resources with AWS Systems Manager and AWS Config
  • Cloud Operations in deployments
  • Tagging strategies
  • Deployment using Amazon Machine Images (AMIs)
  • Deployment using AWS Control Tower
  • Deployment using AWS CloudFormation
  • Deployment using AWS Service Catalog
  • Hands-On Lab: Infrastructure as Code
  • AWS Systems Manager
  • Hands-On Lab: Operations as Code
  • Distributing traffic with Elastic Load Balancing
  • Amazon Route 53
  • Scaling with AWS Auto Scaling
  • Scaling with Spot Instances
  • Managing licenses with AWS License Manager
  • Monitoring and maintaining healthy workloads
  • Monitoring AWS infrastructure
  • Monitoring applications
  • Hands-On Lab: Monitor Applications and Infrastructure
  • Maintaining a strong identity and access foundation
  • Implementing detection mechanisms
  • Automating incident remediation
  • Building a secure Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)
  • Networking beyond the VPC
  • Configuring Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS)
  • Sizing Amazon EBS volumes for performance
  • Using Amazon EBS snapshots
  • Using Amazon Data Lifecycle Manager to manage your AWS resources
  • Creating backup and data recovery plans
  • Configuring shared file system storage
  • Hands-On Lab: Automating with AWS Backup for Archiving and Recovery
  • Deploying Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
  • Managing storage lifecycles on Amazon S3
  • Gaining AWS cost awareness
  • Using control mechanisms for cost management
  • Optimizing your AWS spend and usage
  • Hands-On Lab: Capstone lab for CloudOps

We recommend that attendees of this Cloud Operations on AWS (formerly SysOps) course have:

  • Successfully completed the AWS Technical Essentials course
  • A background in software development or systems administration
  • Proficiency in maintaining operating systems at the command line, such as shell scripting in Linux
    environments or cmd/PowerShell in Windows
  • Basic knowledge of networking protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP)
Q: What is Cloud Operations on AWS training?

A: Cloud Operations on AWS SysOps training is a comprehensive program designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively operate and manage cloud-based environments using Amazon Web Services (AWS). It covers various operational aspects, including provisioning, monitoring, scaling, and troubleshooting AWS resources and applications.

A: This SysOps training is suitable for IT professionals, system administrators, operations managers, and individuals responsible for managing cloud operations on AWS. It is beneficial for those seeking to enhance their operational expertise and efficiency in AWS environments.

A: The SysOps training covers a wide range of topics, including AWS infrastructure and resource management, monitoring and logging, deployment and provisioning, automation, security and compliance, troubleshooting, and cost optimization. It provides a holistic understanding of cloud operations practices on AWS.

A: While there are no strict prerequisites, having basic knowledge of AWS services and familiarity with cloud computing concepts will be helpful in understanding the content effectively. Some experience with system administration or IT operations is also beneficial.

A: To prepare for the SysOps training, it is recommended to review AWS documentation, familiarize yourself with AWS services related to operational tasks, and gain practical experience by exploring and managing resources in AWS environments. Prior knowledge of operational best practices and automation concepts can also be advantageous.

A: No, there is no exam associated with this training program. It focuses on providing practical knowledge and skills rather than certification preparation.

A: To register for the training, click Enroll Now, we will provide you with information on available training options, schedules, and enrollment procedures.

A: Yes, we offer online training options for Cloud Operations on AWS to provide flexibility for learners.

A: While Cloud Operations on AWS training provides valuable knowledge and skills in managing cloud operations, it does not directly prepare you for specific AWS certifications. However, it lays a solid foundation for pursuing advanced certifications related to cloud operations or AWS architecture.

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