Architecting on AWS Advanced Concepts

3 days


Building on concepts introduced in the Architecting on AWS course, the Architecting on AWS Advanced Concepts course is designed for individuals who are experienced with designing scalable and elastic applications on the AWS platform. In this course, we cover how to build more complex solutions which incorporate data services, infrastructure configuration management, and security on AWS. This course introduces more specialized AWS services, including Amazon Elastic MapReduce, AWS OpsWorks, and AWS Elastic Beanstalk, as well as demonstrates design components for building scalable, elastic, secure, and highly available applications on AWS.


We recommend that attendees of this course have:

  • Working knowledge of architectural design
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts
  • Experience with general network architectures and services
  • Experience with core AWS products and services, such as Amazon EC2 , Amazon S3, and Amazon RDS

This course is intended for:

  • Individuals who are responsible for designing cloud infrastructure and reference architectures
  • Individuals who have attended Architecting on AWS course
  • Systems Engineers and Developers who are responsible for designing and implementing advanced architectures on AWS

Course Outline

This course is designed to teach you how to:

  • Build more complex solutions with Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)
  • Leverage bootstrapping and auto configuration in your designs
  • Architect solutions with multiple regions, plus learn when and how to use Availability Zones for high availability and fault tolerance
  • Employ Auto Scaling design patterns
  • Become familiar with Amazon CloudFront for caching
  • Become familiar with big data services including AWS Data Pipeline, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon Elastic MapReduce
  • Plan for application management services including AWS Elastic Beanstalk and AWS OpsWorks
  • Improve security with AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)

This course will be delivered through a mix of:

  • Instructor-Led Training (ILT)
  • Hands-on Labs

Hands-On Activity

    This course allows you to test new skills and apply knowledge to your working environment through a variety of practical exercises.

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite3 1500 £1500 2019-06-25
Onsite3 1500 £1500 2019-06-25