Amazon Web Services (AWS) 101

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This course is free introductory hands-on sessions that cover some of the most popular Amazon Web Services: Amazon Elastic Compute Service (EC2), Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3), Amazon CloudFront, Amazon Elastic Block Storage (EBS), and Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS). It explains how you can get started on your cloud journey and what resources you can use to build sophisticated applications with increased flexibility, scalability, and reliability. This course also covers the benefits customers are enjoying by moving to AWS cloud; increased agility, faster decision making and the ability to fail fast and innovate, and step-by-step guidance for future skill development.

This course is designed for complete beginners who are trying to level up their skill sets from writing code to deploying production-level architecture. It is a crash course driven by examples to demonstrate WHAT tools to use and HOW to become a system architect. It is a step-stone for entering another level of your career as a software engineer.

What will we learn?

  1. Introduction to Project Management
    √ Summary of each task
  2. Reading material on the basics of AWS
    √ Summary and a small test at the end of the week
  3. Test / Account creation on AWS
    √ Able to learn ac creation
  4. Exploration of services
    √ Summary of each service
  5. Static hosting
    √ Demo for better understanding
  6. Chatbot Application / Demo / Test
    √ Students practical activity for better understanding

Who this course is for:

  • Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Cloud Architect
  • Beginner web developer
  • Python developer
  • Data Scientists
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Startups


√ Create a student account on Active collab and Slack.
Knowledge on AWS services: Hosting, Static site, S3, S3 storage types,  
  CI/CD, CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, CodeCommit, third-party service integration, etc.
√ Commands: AWS CLI commands, Git commands.

Tutorial 1, Tutorial 2
Foundation courses, serverless courses, tools, and more resources will be provided within the course.