AWS: Systems Operations Course

Course Details:

Length: 5 days

Price: $3,100/person (USD)

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Course Features:

Live Instructor Teaching

Certificate of Completion

Courseware: Print

Hands-On Learning?: Yes

Software Lab Included?: Yes

Delivery Methods:

Live Online

Individuals and Groups
@ Your Location

Onsite for Teams

Group Teams
@ Your Organization

This is an instructor-led course. It is taught by an instructor live online or at organizations for groups.
For team training, we can teach onsite at your office or private live online.

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Course Overview

This comprehensive class guides students through the role of a SysOps Administrator and helps prepare candidates to take the updated AWS Certified SysOps Administrator—Associate (SOA-C01) Exam. The AWS Certified SysOps Administrator—Associate certification validates technical expertise in deployment, management, and operations on the AWS platform.

This course prepares students for the AWS exam and ensures they are ready to perform the duties expected of SysOps Administrators. The class focuses on the skill-set required of AWS professionals by filling in the gap between test preparation and real-world preparedness. Concepts covered include:

  • Monitoring and Reporting
  • High Availability
  • Deployment and Provisioning
  • Storage and Dada Management
  • Security and Compliance
  • Networking
  • Automation and Optimization
  • And More...

Register Early: Registration Deadline is 2 Weeks Prior to Class Start.

Course Notes

To perform the course activities, students will need to provide credit card information to create some cloud accounts. Charges, if any, to these cards will be minimal, and where possible the activities suggest alternate strategies in cases where minor charges might be accrued.

Knowledge Prerequisites

To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience with the features provided by Amazon Web Services. You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking the AWS™ Fundamentals course.

In addition, you should also have a background in IT, preferably in systems administration. You should have a basic knowledge of common networking protocols like TCP/IP and have experience maintaining operating systems in both a Microsoft® Windows® and Linux® command-line environment. A fundamental knowledge of key information security concepts is also recommended. To obtain this level of skills and knowledge, you can take the following courses:

Related Certifications

AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate Certification

Certification Notes: Certification exams are administered by third party testing companies. Our courses prepare you for the certification exam, which is an additional fee paid to the testing provider. You must contact the corresponding testing provider to take a certification exam.


Course Topics

Section 1: AWS Fundamentals

Chapter 1: Introduction to Systems Operations on AWS


Section 2: Responsive Web Design

Chapter 2: Amazon CloudWatch
Chapter 3: AWS Organizations
Chapter 4: AWS Config
Chapter 5: AWS CloudTrail


Section 3: High Availability

Chapter 6: Amazon Relational Database Service
Chapter 7: Auto Scaling


Section 4: Deployment and Provisioning

Chapter 8: Hubs, Spokes, and Bastion Hosts
Chapter 9: AWS Systems Manager


Section 5: Storage and Data Management

Chapter 10: Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
Chapter 11: Elastic Block Store (EBS)
Chapter 12: Amazon Machine Image (AMI)


Section 6: Security and Compliance

Chapter 13: IAM
Chapter 14: Reporting and Logging
Chapter 15: Additional Security Tools


Section 7: Networking

Chapter 16: Virtual Private Cloud
Chapter 17: Route 53


Section 8: Automation and Optimization

Chapter 18: CloudFormation
Chapter 19: Elastic Beanstalk


Appendix: Answers to Review Questions

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