Advanced Architecting on AWS

Advanced Architecting on AWS

Course Duration
3 Days

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Course Overview

This course builds on the concepts introduced in Architecting on AWS by covering how to build complex solutions on AWS that incorporate data services, governance, and security.

Corporate Benefits

Upskilling your employees in this certification offers several advantages, including: 

  • Increasing employees’ understanding of AWS architecture and teaching them best practises for designing and deploying applications on AWS 
  • Improving the security of the company in order to secure applications and reduce the risk of data breaches 
  • Increasing the efficiency of the company in optimising AWS resources and lowering costs 
  • Improving the company’s scalability in order to meet current operational demands 
  • Increasing employees’ problem-solving abilities so that they can identify and solve problems more quickly and efficiently 

Course ratings

Tan Wei Jie
Lead Solution Architect
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"We recently sent our entire team to the Advanced Architecting on AWS course, and we are thrilled with the results. Our team is now equipped with the skills and knowledge to design and deploy complex AWS systems that meet our clients' needs.”
Faizal Mohd Yusoff
Senior Technical Consultant
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"The Advanced Architecting on AWS course was exactly what we needed to take our AWS architecture to the next level. The instructors were knowledgeable and engaging. We look forward to applying what we learned to our upcoming projects."
Veeramani Raju
Cloud Architect
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"As a long-time AWS user, I wasn't sure if the Advanced Architecting on AWS course would be worth my time. But I was blown away by the depth and breadth of the material covered. This course is a must for anyone looking to take their AWS skills to the next level."
Nurul Hidayah Abu Bakar
Solution Designer
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"We had a team of architects with varying levels of AWS experience attend the Advanced Architecting on AWS course, and all of them came back with rave reviews. We will definitely be sending more team members to this course in the future."

Why Choose Us ?

  • Reputable training facility with over 20 years of experience.
  • Experienced and knowledgeable instructors
  • High-quality, relevant, and up-to-date training materials
  • Convenient training that fits your hectic schedule
  • Good value for money that is worth the investment

Course Objectives

  • Manage multiple AWS accounts for your organization 
  • Discuss billing implications of connecting multi-region VPCs 
  • Move large data from on-premises datacenter to AWS 
  • Understand different architectural designs for scaling a large website 
  • Protect your infrastructure from DDoS attack 
  • Design protection of data-at-rest as well as data-in-flight 
  • Enhance the performance of your solutions
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Who Should Get Certified

  • Cloud Architects 
  • Solutions Architects 
  • Anyone who designs solutions for cloud infrastructures
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  • Have knowledge and experience with core AWS services from the Compute, Storage, Networking, and AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) categories 
  • Attended the Architecting on AWS classroom training OR 
  • Achieved the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification OR 
  • Have at least 1 year of experience operating AWS workloads 
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Course Curriculum

Module 1: Reviewing Architecting Concepts 

  • Group Exercise: Review Architecting on AWS core best practices 
  • Hands-On Lab: Securing Amazon S3 VPC Endpoint Communications  


Module 2: Single to Multiple Accounts 

  • AWS Organizations for multi-account access and permissions 
  • AWS SSO to simplify access and authentication across AWS accounts and third-party services 
  • AWS Control Tower 
  • Permissions, access, and authentication 


Module 3: Hybrid Connectivity 

  • AWS Client VPN authentication and control 
  • AWS Site-to-Site VPN 
  • AWS Direct Connect for hybrid public and private connections 
  • Increasing bandwidth and reducing cost 
  • Basic, high, and maximum resiliency 
  • Amazon Route 53 Resolver DNS resolution 


Module 4: Specialized Infrastructure 

  • AWS Storage Gateway solutions 
  • On-demand VMware Cloud on AWS 
  • Extending cloud infrastructure services with AWS Outposts 
  • AWS Local Zones for latency-sensitive workloads 
  • Your 5G network with and without AWS Wavelength 


Module 5: Connecting Networks 

  • Simplifying private subnet connections 
  • VPC isolation with a shared services VPC 
  • Transit Gateway Network Manager and VPC Reachability Analyzer 
  • AWS Resource Access Manager 
  • AWS PrivateLink and endpoint services 
  • Hands-On Lab: Configuring Transit Gateways 


Module 6: Containers 

  • Container solutions compared to virtual machines 
  • Docker benefits, components, solutions architecture, and versioning 
  • Container hosting on AWS to reduce cost 
  • Managed container services: Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS) and Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS) 
  • AWS Fargate 
  • Hands-On Lab: Deploying an Application with Amazon EKS on Fargate 


Module 7: Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) 

  • CI/CD solutions and impact 
  • CI/CD automation with AWS CodePipeline 
  • Deployment models 
  • AWS CloudFormation StackSets to improve deployment management 


Module 8: High Availability and DDoS Protection 

  • Common DDoS attacks layers 
  • AWS WAF 
  • AWS WAF web access control lists (ACLs), real-time metrics, logs, and security automation 
  • AWS Shield Advanced services and AWS DDoS Response Team (DRT) services 
  • AWS Network Firewall and AWS Firewall Manager to protect accounts at scale 


Module 9: Securing Data 

  • What cryptography is, why you would use it, and how to use it 
  • AWS KMS 
  • AWS CloudHSM architecture 
  • FIPS 140-2 Level 2 and Level 3 encryption 
  • Secrets Manager 


Module 10: Large-Scale Data Stores 

  • Amazon S3 data storage management including storage class, inventory, metrics, and policies 
  • Data lake vs. data warehouse: Differences, benefits, and examples 
  • AWS Lake Formation solutions, security, and control 
  • Hands-On Lab: Setting Up a Data Lake with Lake Formation 


Module 11: Large-Scale Applications 

  • What edge services are and why you would use them 
  • Improve performance and mitigate risk with Amazon CloudFront 
  • Lambda@Edge 
  • AWS Global Accelerator: IP addresses, intelligent traffic distribution, and health checks 
  • Hands-On Lab: Migrating an On-Premises NFS Share Using AWS DataSync and Storage Gateway 


Module 12: Optimizing Cost 

  • On-premises and cloud acquisition/deprecation cycles 
  • Cloud cost management tools including reporting, control, and tagging 
  • Examples and analysis of the five pillars of cost optimization 


Module 13: Migrating Workloads 

  • Business drivers and the process for migration 
  • Successful customer practices 
  • The 7 Rs to migrate and modernize 
  • Migration tools and services from AWS 
  • Migrating databases and large data stores 
  • AWS Schema Conversion Tool (AWS SCT) 


Module 14: Review Projects 

  • Use the Online Course Supplement (OCS) to review use cases, investigate data, and answer architecting design questions about Transit Gateway, hybrid connectivity, migration, and cost optimization 
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Claim with HRD-Corp

We are an authorized training provider of HRD Corp (Human Resources Development Corporation). Our certification training programs are eligible for funding under SBL-Khas Scheme. 

HRD Corp provides training and upskilling opportunities for Malaysian employees who are: 

  • Malaysian citizens or permanent residents
  • Employed in a company that contributes to HRD Corp (employer with 10 or more Malaysian employees, or employers from specific sectors)
  • Registered with the HRD Corp portal and have an activated account
  • Have not attended the same training program within the last 12 months
  • Meet the specific requirements for the training program, such as qualifications, skills, or job-specific criteria

Invest in your employees’ professional growth and development by claiming your training with HRD-Corp today! 

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