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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.

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AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Continuous Delivery and Automation

by Mike Pfeiffer

Apr 28, 2016 / 4h 16m

Advanced • 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 Overview
    2m 1s
  2. Series Introduction
    11m 30s
  3. Implementing Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
    15m 48s
  4. Understanding Application Lifecycle Management
    52m 14s
  5. Automating Infrastructure with CloudFormation
    1h 4m 44s
  6. Deploying Applications with Elastic Beanstalk
    48m 42s
  7. Creating Stacks and Managing Configuration with OpsWorks
    32m 23s
  8. Scripting and Automating Operational Tasks
    29m 15s
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AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging

by Mike Pfeiffer

Jun 2, 2016 / 2h 46m

Advanced • 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 Overview
    1m 59s
  2. Course Introduction
    3m 29s
  3. Getting Started with CloudWatch
    32m 3s
  4. Monitoring with Custom CloudWatch Metrics
    30m 13s
  5. Creating CloudWatch Alarms
    32m 21s
  6. Monitoring API Calls with CloudTrail
    23m 26s
  7. Monitoring Log Files with CloudWatch
    23m 33s
  8. Working with CloudWatch Events
    18m 57s
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AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: Security, Governance, and Validation

by Mike Pfeiffer

Jul 26, 2016 / 2h 11m

Advanced • 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 Overview
    2m 1s
  2. Course Introduction
    3m 10s
  3. Understanding AWS Security Best Practices
    40m 13s
  4. Implementing Delegation and Federation
    39m 49s
  5. Protecting Data In-flight and at Rest
    20m 29s
  6. Enabling IT Governance with AWS Services
    25m 50s
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AWS Certified DevOps Engineer: High Availability and Elasticity

by Mike Pfeiffer

Sep 26, 2016 / 2h 51m

Advanced • 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 Overview
    1m 54s
  2. Course Introduction
    2m 38s
  3. Architecting for High Availability and Scalability
    28m 4s
  4. Understanding Auto Scaling
    54m 52s
  5. Implementing Scalable and Highly Available Databases
    45m 49s
  6. Deploying a Highly Available and Elastic Architecture
    36m 15s
  7. Series Summary
    2m 23s

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.