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Cloud Computing with AWS  

Get acquainted with AWS products, services, and solutions with demos and hands-on labs. Become a successful data scientist by gaining proficiency in AWS and formulating data solutions based on business necessities.


This applied live training focuses on best practices and common techniques used by AWS system administrators to help you utilize standard AWS infrastructure features such as Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC), Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Elastic Load Balancing (ELB), and AWS Auto Scaling.


You will further learn:

  • Event-driven scaling
  • Disaster recovery and fail over strategies
  • Monitoring and Compliance Testing of AWS services
  • Best Practices to be followed while working with amazon web services
  • Making scalable, reliable and highly available infrastructures with AWS
  • Making decisions based on the AWS recommended architectural principles &             practices
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10 September 2022


8 Weeks (Saturdays only)


10AM to 05PM


Live (Online)

Meet the Instructors

Meet the trainer of this course who is an AWS specialist!


Mr. Asim Rashid

Certified Trainer - AWS & Oracle

Mr. Asim Rashid has 16+ years of technical experience in ICT industry. He holds core expertise in Cloud, Databases and Big Data domain. He is currently looking after IT Solutions and Professional Services in a well known IT organization.

Course Outline

Week 1


  • History of AWS
  • How to sign-up for AWS
  • AWS Certification
  • What does the exam cover?
  • Create a billing alarm

Identity Access Management (IAM)

  • AWS Regions and Availability Zones (AZ)
  • IAM introduction
  • IAM roles and policies
  • Quiz

Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2)                                                        

  • Introduction
  • EC2 Instance Connect
  • Security Group introduction
  • Security Groups deep dive
  • Instance launch types
  • Spot instances and spot fleet
  • Instance Types Deep Dive
  • Amazon Machine Images (AMIs)
  • Cross account AMI copy
  • Private vs Public vs Elastic IP
  • Install Apache on EC2
  • EC2 user data
  • EC2 Instance Metadata
  • CLI Setup Linux or Window
  • CLI on EC2
  • CLI Practice with S3
  • Quiz
  • EC2 Storage
  • EC2 Placement Groups
  • EC2 Hibernate

Week 2

High availability and scalability                                           

  • Introduction
  • Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)
  • Types of Load Balancers
  • ELB stickiness
  • ELB cross zone load balancing
  • ELB SSL Certificates
  • ELB connection draining
  • Auto Scaling Groups (ASGs)
  • ASG scaling policies
  • Quiz

Week 3


  • Introduction
  • Route53 and EC2 Setup
  • Time To Live (TTL)
  • CNAME vs Alias
  • Health checks
  • Routing policies
  • 3rd party domains
  • Quiz

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)                                                          

  • Introduction
  • CIDR, private vs public IP
  • Default VPC
  • Subnet
  • Internet Gateway and Route Tables
  • NAT Instances
  • NAT Gateway
  • DNS Resolution Options and Route 53 private zones
  • NACL and security groups
  • VPC peering
  • VPC Endpoints
  • Site to site VPN, Virtual Private Gateway and Customer Gateway
  • Direct Connect & Direct Connect Gateway
  • Egress only internet gateway
  • Networking costs in AWS
  • Quiz

Week 4

Simple Storage Service (S3)                                                            

  • Introduction
  • Buckets and objects
  • Versioning
  • Encryption
  • Security and bucket policies
  • Websites hosted on S3
  • Cross Origin Resource Sharing (CORS)
  • Consistency model
  • MFA delete
  • Default encryption
  • Access logs
  • Replication (cross region and same region)
  • Lifecycle policies
  • Performance
  • Quiz
  • Monitoring and Audit
  • Introduction
  • CloudWatch
  • CloudTrail
  • Quiz

Week 5

Decoupling applications                                                        

  • Introduction
  • Simple Queue Service (SQS)
  • SQS FIFO queues
  • SQS and auto scaling group
  • Simple Notification Service (SNS)
  • Kinesis Data Streams
  • Kinesis Firehose and Data Analytics
  • Data ordering for Kinesis vs SQS FIFO
  • SQS vs SNS vs Kinesis
  • Message Queue (MQ)
  • Quiz


  • Introduction
  • Lambda
  • Lambda limits
  • [email protected]
  • DynamoDB
  • DynamoDB advance features
  • Quiz

Week 6

Databases on AWS    

  • Relational Database Service (RDS) overview
  • RDS replicas vs multi AZ
  • RDS encryption and security
  • Aurora
  • Elastic Cache
  • DynamoDB
  • S3 as database
  • Athena
  • Choosing the right database
  • Quiz

Disaster recovery and migrations overview                                             

  • Introduction
  • Database Migration Service (DMS)
  • On-premise strategies with AWS
  • DataSync
  • Transferring large datasets into AWS
  • Quiz

Week 7

CloudFront and Global Accelerator                                                

  • CloudFront overview
  • CloudFront with S3
  • Signed URLs and cookies
  • Global Accelerator overview
  • Quiz

Other storage services                                                                     

  • Snowball and Snowmobile
  • Storage Gateway
  • FSx overview
  • AWS storage options compared
  • Quiz  

Security and encryption                                          

  • Introduction
  • Encryption 101
  • Key Management Service (KMS)
  • Secrets Manager
  • Cloud Hardware Security Module (HSM)
  • Shared Responsibility Model
  • Quiz
  • IAM advanced concepts
  • Quiz

Week 8

Other topics and solution architectures (Basic Overview)

  • Beanstalk Overview
  • Developing on AWS Introduction
  • Event Processing in AWS
  • Caching Strategies in AWS
  • Blocking an IP Address in AWS
  • High Performance Computing (HPC) on AWS
  • EC2 Instance High Availability

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Who should attend the course?

    Students, working professionals and all those who want to develop cloud-based applications using AWS.

    Who are the Instructors?

    What is the timing of the course?

    Duration: 8 weeks

    Class Day: Saturdays & Sundays

    Timings: 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Can I get a job after this course?

    Since our instructors are industry experts so they do train the students about practical world and also recommend the shining students in industry for relevant positions.

    Will I get a certificate after this course?

    Yes, you will be awarded with a course completion certificate by Dice Analytics. We also keenly conduct an annual convocation for the appreciation and recognition of our students.

    How much hands-on will be performed in this course?

    Since our courses are led by Industry Experts so it is made sure that content covered in course is designed with hand on knowledge of more than 70-75 % along with supporting theory.

    What are the PC requirements?

    For Cloud Computing Professional course, you need to have a PC with minimum 4GB RAM.

    How this course will be helpful for students?

    This hands-on program will prepare and equip students with the in-demand skills required to become a successful Cloud Engineer and start a career in the growing and lucrative field of Cloud Computing.

    How this course will be helpful for Working Professionals?

    This course will equip working professionals with the best practices and actionable knowledge needed to put you and your organization aligned with advance cloud services.