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AWS Certified DevOps Engineer

Author: Mike Pfeiffer

The AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Professional certification validates technical expertise in provisioning, operating, and managing distributed application systems on the AWS... Read more

AWS Certified DevOps Engineer

After completing this path, you'll be able to implement and manage continuous delivery on AWS, implement AWS security best practices, monitor metrics and log files, and implement highly available, scalable, and self-healing systems. This path will help to prepare you for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer exam.

AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Continuous Delivery and Automation

by Mike Pfeiffer

Apr 28, 2016 / 4h 16m

4h 16m

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Description

This is the first in a series of four courses that will prepare you for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Certification. In this course, we'll cover the domain objectives for the continuous delivery and process automation portion of the exam.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview2m
  2. Series Introduction11m
  3. Implementing Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery15m
  4. Understanding Application Lifecycle Management52m
  5. Automating Infrastructure with CloudFormation1h 4m
  6. Deploying Applications with Elastic Beanstalk48m
  7. Creating Stacks and Managing Configuration with OpsWorks32m
  8. Scripting and Automating Operational Tasks29m

AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging

by Mike Pfeiffer

Jun 2, 2016 / 2h 46m

2h 46m

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Description

Learn more about CloudWatch and prepare for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Certification by watching the second course in this series of four courses. In this course, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging, you'll cover the domain objectives for the monitoring, metrics, and logging portion of the exam. You'll explore how to get started in CloudWatch and begin monitoring with its custom metrics. You'll learn how to create alarms, monitor API calls and log files, and finally you'll learn how to work with CloudWatch events. By the end of this course, you'll be very familiar with CloudWatch and its functions, and you'll also be more prepared to earn your certification.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview1m
  2. Course Introduction3m
  3. Getting Started with CloudWatch32m
  4. Monitoring with Custom CloudWatch Metrics30m
  5. Creating CloudWatch Alarms32m
  6. Monitoring API Calls with CloudTrail23m
  7. Monitoring Log Files with CloudWatch23m
  8. Working with CloudWatch Events18m

AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Security, Governance, and Validation

by Mike Pfeiffer

Jul 26, 2016 / 2h 11m

2h 11m

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Description

This is the third in a series of four courses that will prepare you for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Certification. In this course, we'll cover the domain objectives for the security, governance, and validation portion of the exam.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview2m
  2. Course Introduction3m
  3. Understanding AWS Security Best Practices40m
  4. Implementing Delegation and Federation39m
  5. Protecting Data In-flight and at Rest20m
  6. Enabling IT Governance with AWS Services25m

AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: High Availability and Elasticity

by Mike Pfeiffer

Sep 26, 2016 / 2h 51m

2h 51m

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Description

This is the final course in the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Certification series. This course covers the high availability and elasticity objectives for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Professional exam. You'll learn best practices and patterns for building highly available architectures and implementing auto scaling groups.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview1m
  2. Course Introduction2m
  3. Architecting for High Availability and Scalability28m
  4. Understanding Auto Scaling54m
  5. Implementing Scalable and Highly Available Databases45m
  6. Deploying a Highly Available and Elastic Architecture36m
  7. Series Summary2m

What you will learn

  • Implementing and managing continuous delivery systems and methodologies on AWS 7
  • Understanding, implementing, and automating security controls, governance processes, and compliance validation
  • Defining and deploying monitoring, metrics, and logging systems on AWS
  • Implementing systems that are highly available, scalable, and self-healing on the AWS platform
  • Designing, managing, and maintaining tools to automate operational processes

Pre-requisites

Viewers should have familiarity with the content required to pass the AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate or the AWS Certified Developer Associate exam. Viewers will need to hold one of these prerequisite certifications before attempting the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Professional exam.