Amazon EC2 Master Class (with Auto Scaling and Load Balancer) [Video]

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  • You'll be able to fully deploy an application in EC2 at the best cost.
  • You will be able to pick the perfect EC2 instance for your application.
  • You'll be able to fully deploy an application on EC2 with a load balancer.
  • You'll be able to fully deploy an application on EC2 that auto scales.
  • You will know all the moving parts of EC2 and become an EC2 expert.
  • You will know about some of the most recent EC2 features!

AWS EC2 is the fundamental core component that every AWS professional should know about. Most people just know the basics of EC2. While this seems enough, there are so many things you probably don't know about Amazon EC2! In just a few hours, you will know everything you need to know about EC2 and seamlessly deploy your applications in the best possible way, with the optimal configuration, resiliency, and cost efficiency. In this course, we are going to put all the concepts learned into action using the course companion application. This application mimics what a real-life application would look like and exposes great behavior for learning!

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In this course, we are going to explore in depth, with hands-on lectures, all the components of Amazon EC2, including the most recent components such as application load balancer and the newer options for auto scaling!

  • Learn EC2 and master all its concepts.
  • Go through handson examples to practice what we learned with the course companion app
  • Learn how to choose the best EC2 instance type for your application and workload
  • Learn how to properly use the newer application load balancers
  • Learn how to properly use the newer policies for auto scaling
  • Get a great understanding of advanced rules in security groups for optimal security
  • So much more!
Course Length 4 hours 57 minutes
ISBN 9781789342819
Date Of Publication 7 May 2018


Stéphane Maarek

Stephane Maarek is a solutions architect, consultant and software developer that has a particular interest in all things related to big data and analytics. He's also a best selling instructor for his courses in Apache Kafka, Apache NiFi and AWS Lambda! He loves Apache Kafka. He regularly contributes to the Apache Kafka project and wrote a guest blog post featured on the Confluent website, the company behind Apache Kafka. He also is an AWS Certified Solutions Architect and has many years of experience with technologies such as Apache Kafka, Apache NiFi, Apache Spark, Hadoop, PostgreSQL, Tableau, Spotfire, Docker and Ansible amongst many others. His favorite programming languages are Scala and Python, and he plans on learning Go soon. During his spare time, he enjoys cooking, practicing yoga, surfing, watching TV shows, and traveling to awesome destinations!