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Unformatted text preview: Academy Cloud Foundations (ACF) Module 00 Student Guide Version 1.0.16 100-ACFNDS-10-EN-SG © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates. All rights reserved. This work may not be reproduced or redistributed, in whole or in part, without prior written permission from Amazon Web Services, Inc. Commercial copying, lending, or selling is prohibited. Corrections or feedback on the course, please email us at: [email protected] For all other questions, contact us at: . All trademarks are the property of their owners. AWS Academy Academy Cloud Foundations (ACF) Contents Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 4 3 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Welcome to AWS Academy Cloud Foundations! As we begin, let’s take a moment to share how to use this module. Located on the left hand side is the menu for navigation. Select the notes tab for the closed captioned audio script. Select the audio button to adjust the volume. Replay allows you to play a screen again. Select the next button to advance through this module. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 4 1 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In this module, we are going to provide a course overview and review the course objectives. We will walk through the creation of your AWS training portal account and show you how to access the course materials. Two optional modules have been included that illustrate how to create an AWS Free Tier and an AWS Educate account. These are two extra accounts that provide valuable resources that enhance your cloud learning journey. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 5 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Introducing Part 1: Academy Cloud Foundations Course Objectives and Overview. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 6 3 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Let’s start with an understanding of the prerequisites of this course. First, it is preferred that you have general IT technical knowledge. So, what does this mean? In today's rapidly changing society, it is more important than ever to understand the technology and information around you. The foundational computer literacy skills students need to be successful include basic computer concepts, email, file management, and a good understanding of the Internet. Second, general business knowledge is important. This includes insight into how information technology is used in business. Communication skills, leadership abilities and customer service orientation are also important skill sets. To ensure success in this course, it is preferred that you have: • A general familiarity with cloud computing concepts • A working knowledge of distributed systems • Familiarity with general networking concepts • And a working knowledge of multi-tier architectures © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 7 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy During this course, we will: • Define cloud concepts, including what the cloud is • Explain cloud economics and what is driving the move to the cloud • Learn about the core AWS services available in the cloud and review several use cases to see these services in action • Explain security in the cloud and the security responsibilities related to different cloud elements • Describe basic architectural principles utilized for constructing cloud solutions • Review billing and support services available for AWS cloud services © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 8 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy To achieve these objectives, we will explore the following topics: • Module 0 shares a course overview • Module 1 introduces cloud concepts • Module 2 highlights AWS core services • Module 3 demonstrates AWS cloud security • Module 4 introduces cloud architecting • Module 5 reveals cloud billing and support services © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 9 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In Module 1, we discuss the basics of cloud computing. In part one, you’ll learn what cloud computing is. In part two, you’ll discover the six advantages of cloud computing. In part three, we’ll reveal what Amazon Web Services is and, in part four, you’ll be introduced to the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework. Then we’ll review the economics of the cloud platform. We discuss the fundamentals of pricing and the total cost of ownership associated with a cloud solution. We end our cloud concepts discussion with an overview of the AWS Global infrastructure to understand the platform that hosts the AWS services and the services offered by AWS. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 10 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In Module 2, we introduce the core AWS services including compute, storage, Virtual Private Cloud (or VPC), database, and high availability and reliability. In the first section, we take a deep dive into compute services. In Part 1, we start by looking at AWS services and the different service categories. In Part 2, we provide an overview to compute services and in Part 3 we review Amazon EC2. Part 4 helps you understand how to optimize costs. We explore AWS Security Groups in Part 5, load balancing in Part 6, serverless computing with AWS Lambda in Part 7, and AWS Elastic Beanstalk in Part 8. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 11 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In Section 2, we move to another core service, storage. In parts 1 and 2, we start by reviewing Elastic Block Storage (ELB) and then move on to Amazon Simple Storage Service (SSS). Part 3 looks at Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) and Part 4 reviews Amazon Glacier. Section 3 reviews the networking core service, Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC). Finally, Section 4 introduces a variety of database services including Amazon Relational Database Service in Part 1, Amazon DynamoDB in Part 2, Amazon Redshift in Part 3, and Amazon Aurora in Part 4. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 12 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In Module 5, we review Load Balancing, Amazon CloudWatch and Auto Scaling to understand how to build robust and highly available architectures. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 13 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Every solution needs security and in Module 3, we review AWS Cloud Security. Part 1 lays the foundation for understanding AWS security by explaining the AWS Shared Responsibility Model. In Part 2, we learn about AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) which enables you to securely manage access to AWS services and resources. Part 3 will review AWS Trusted Advisor, an online resource to help you reduce cost, increase performance, and improve security of your AWS environment. Part 4 looks at CloudTrail, a service that enables governance, compliance, operational auditing, and risk auditing for your AWS account. In Part 5 we review AWS Config, as service that enables you to assess, audit, and evaluate the configurations of AWS resources. Part 6 brings the security practices together and provides insight into Day One best practices that every account should follow. Part 7 addresses AWS security and compliance programs that are available to address compliance requirements, Finally, Part 8 wraps up with some additional AWS security resources that are available to ensure all of your security concerns are addressed. An optional section is provided for a step by step walk through of a Day One implementation for setting up your AWS account. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 14 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Module 4 introduces cloud architecting. It provides prescriptive guidance to cloud architects so that they can build highly scalable and elastic applications optimized to run in AWS cloud. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 15 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Module 5, the billing and support services module, introduces you to AWS Organizations and how to manage multiple AWS accounts and consolidated billing. We’ll take a closer look at AWS Cost Explorer and tools that enable you to view and estimate costs. Finally, we will close with an overview of AWS technical support plans and costs and how to find AWS white papers and documentation on all AWS services, features, and resources. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 16 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Introducing Part 2, where you’ll create your AWS Training and Portal Account. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 17 14 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy You will need to obtain a self-registration link to begin the setup process. This is available from an instructor. If you have never signed in before, select Create an Account. After your account is set up, select Sign In. Your training account must be connected to an Amazon.com account. You can use your existing Amazon.com account or create a new one. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 18 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy The curriculum content is available within the My Transcript tab. Select open to see curriculum components. Note: Although it is tempting to click on the course name hyperlink, that will only open a course description. Select open to access course content. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 19 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy The curriculum content includes lectures, lab content, and assessments. Selecting the arrows on the right-hand side enables you to collapse or expand content sections. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 20 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy It is easy to navigate to different curriculum objects. To access lecture and lab materials, select the Launch Labs button. This will direct you to the lab environment. To complete an assessment, select the Launch button. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 21 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy When you click on Launch Labs and are directed to the lab environments, you will need to create a new account for the lab environment. Select create new account in awsacademy.qwiklabs.com. You will only need to do this the first time you try to access the labs. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 22 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In Part 3, we will review how to access your course materials. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 23 20 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy To access lecture content, select your class from the list. Select the unit that you will be working on. This will display the student guide for that part of the course. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 24 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy The Labs tab contains all of the lab exercises. As instructed, select a lab and follow the lab instructions. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 25 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Labs must be “started” before beginning the lab to activate lab resources. To start the lab, select Start Lab. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 26 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Once you've started your lab, you need to use the login credentials provided by QwikLabs to log in to the console. You are now ready to begin the lab. Note: Every lab has its own credentials, e.g. lab #2 cannot be accessed with lab #1's credentials and vice versa. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 27 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In addition to the resources that you will receive from Academy, there are some additional AWS resources you will find helpful, AWS Free Tier, and AWS Educate. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 28 25 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In Part 4, we walk through creating your AWS Free Tier Account. The AWS Free Tier Account allows you to try some AWS services free of charge, within certain usage limits. AWS calls this the AWS Free Tier. The free tier is designed to give you hands-on experience with a range of AWS services at no charge. For example, you can explore AWS as a platform by setting up a test website with a server, alarms, and database. You can also try out services for developers, such as AWS CodePipeline, AWS Data Pipeline, and AWS Device Farm. When you create an AWS account, you are automatically signed up for the free tier for 12 months. Your free tier eligibility expires at the end of the 12-month period. When your free tier expires, AWS starts charging the regular rates for any AWS services and resources that you are using. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 29 26 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy To set up your AWS Free Tier account, open the link: . © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 30 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy By scrolling down on the page, you will find all of the details of what is included in the Free Tier. AWS Free Tier includes offers that expire 12 months following sign up and others that never expire. The Free Tier includes: • 750 hours of EC2 Compute per month • 1 GB of SPICE capacity which is a cloud-powered business analytics service • 750 hours of Amazon RDS per month • 5 GB of Amazon S3 standard storage • 1 million free AWS Lambda requests per month © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 31 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy To create your Free Tier Account, select Create a Free Account. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 32 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy To create your free tier account: • Enter the email address you want associated with your account. • Create a password for your account. • Confirm the account password. • Create an AWS account name. • Finally, select Create Account, and then continue. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 33 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy The next dialog box requests your contact information. Complete the form and select Create Account and Continue. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 34 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy The next step is to enter your payment information. After the payment information is entered select Secure Submit. Note: You will not be charged unless your usage exceeds the Free Tier Limits or if you use services not included in the Free Tier. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 35 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy The next step in account creation is phone verification. Enter your phone number, the Security Check value and select Call Me Now. When you answer the call from AWS you will receive a 4-digit number. Insert that number. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 36 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy The next step is to select a support plan. Please select the Basic Plan which is free. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 37 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Congratulations! Your Free Tier account is now set up. You should consider setting up an alert to monitor your account balance in case a service is left on and is incurring charges. There are a couple of ways to get to the location to set up the alert. You can select the drop-down arrow next to your account name and select My Billing Dashboard. Or, select Services and type Billing. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 38 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy To enable a billing alert, scroll down and select Enable Now to set up an alert to monitor account charges. Select Receive Billing Alerts and then choose Save preferences. Next, choose Manage Billing Alerts and then select Create a Billing Alarm. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 39 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy In the area, When my total AWS charges for the month exceed, set the amount that you would like an alarm to trigger. For example, if you would like to be alerted if charges exceed $5.00 USD then set that amount to 5. Next, enter the email address where you would like the alert sent and click Create Alarm. You will be asked to confirm your email address. You now have an alarm that notifies you when the charges exceed the threshold that you set. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 40 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Introducing Part 5, where we’ll walk you through creating your free AWS Educate Account. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 41 38 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy AWS Educate is Amazon’s global initiative to provide students comprehensive resources for building skills in cloud technology. It offers young learners access to self-paced content designed to introduce cloud computing technologies that drive innovation in fields such as AI, voice and facial recognition, gaming, medical advancements, and more. For more information, visit the link. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 42 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Like the Free Tier, AWS Educate offers a number of benefits including free services. This includes AWS Credits, free access to tech essentials and labs, learning pathways with curated content, and collaboration tools. To learn more, visit the link . © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 43 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy To create your AWS Educate Account, visit the link: and select Join AWS Educate Today. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 44 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Select your role as a Student. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 45 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Complete the form by filling in your information and then choose Next. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 46 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Next, you will select the account type. For a free account (no credit card required), select Click here to select an AWS Educate Starter Account. Then, choose Next. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 47 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy Check your email for a message requesting verification of your email address and select the link in that message to provide verification. Upon address verification, you will be presented with the account terms and conditions for your review. After you review and accept the terms and conditions, your application will be submitted for review and approval. You will be notified when the review is complete. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights reserved. 48 AWS Academy Module 00: Welcome to AWS Academy After your review is approved and your account is approved, you are ready to log in. Visit the link to log in to your AWS Educate account. © 2019 Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its affiliates All rights rese...
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