AWS Bootcamp - Autoscaling Applications in the Cloud [Video]

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  • Add fully-managed user information and privilege services on your virtual network
  • Store a nearly unlimited number of files in a low-cost object store
  • Manage traffic with Amazon's Elastic Load Balancer
  • Create EC2 instances
  • Balance your simple API

This video course will show you how to get started with some of the powerful and exciting core technologies available on AWS, including Identity Access Management (IAM), enabling you to fully manage user information and privilege service on your virtual network environment.

This video will teach you Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), offering you nearly infinite flexible compute power in the cloud, with bespoke virtualized, compute options including database optimized instances, GPU instances, and FPGA instances, and Simple Storage Service (S3), allowing you to store a nearly unlimited number of files in a low-cost object store. Amazon's Elastic Load Balancer (ELB) gives you a fully managed application load balancing service, similar to NGINX and HAPROXY, but fine-tuned for the Amazon environment allowing you to manage your traffic. The course will end by your writing, running, and automatically load-balancing a Node.JS-based web API, making use of all of these fully managed services and resulting in a fully functionally, fault–tolerant, next-generation web scale application.

Style and Approach

A fun course packed with step-by-step instructions, working examples, and helpful advice. This comprehensive course is divided into clear bite-size chunks so you can learn at your own pace and build a cloud Environment with AWS

  • A friendly guide to building highly scalable and reliable Cloud environments with AWS.
  • Leverage various AWS components and services.
  • A self-paced course that will quickly enhance your skills.
Course Length 2 hours 17 minutes
ISBN 9781788392792
Date Of Publication 29 Jun 2017


James Cross

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