Developing on AWS

Developing on AWS

Course Duration
3 Days

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Course Overview

In this course, students will learn how to use the AWS SDK to create secure and scalable cloud applications. Students will also be able to learn how to interact with AWS using code, as well as key concepts, best practises, and troubleshooting tips.

Corporate Benefits

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

  • Increasing the company’s efficiency in developing and deploying applications more quickly 
  • Lowering the organization’s costs by identifying the best resources to use with AWS 
  • Improving the company’s scalability with AWS as a result of changes in application usage to meet user demand 
  • Improving the company’s security posture by protecting applications and data from unauthorised access and cyber threats 
  • Increasing employee flexibility by allowing them to use the tools and technologies with which they are most comfortable 

Course ratings

Ikhwan Daud
Software Developer
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"Our development team took the Developing on AWS course and it has greatly improved their understanding and ability to develop on the platform. The hands-on training and real-world scenarios provided in the course have been invaluable."
Yap Siew Ling
Full Stack Developer
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"The Developing on AWS course has allowed us to streamline our development process and has saved our company time and money. The instructor was knowledgeable and engaging, and the course materials were top-notch."
Mageswari Rajan
Java Developer
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"We highly recommend the Developing on AWS course to any company looking to improve their development skills on the platform. The course provided our team with a solid foundation of AWS development principles and best practices."
Gan Kim Choo
Python Developer
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"The Developing on AWS course exceeded our expectations. Our developers were able to apply what they learned immediately to our projects, resulting in faster deployment times and more efficient workflows."
Anis Suhaili
Web Developer
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"The Developing on AWS course was a game-changer for our development team. The skills and knowledge they gained from the course have enabled us to take on more complex projects and deliver high-quality solutions to our clients."

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

  • Set up the AWS SDK and developer credentials for Java, C#/.NET, Python, and JavaScript 
  • Interact with AWS services and develop solutions by using the AWS SDK 
  • Use AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) for service authentication 
  • Use Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and Amazon DynamoDB as data stores Integrate applications and data by using AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway, Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS), Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS), and AWS Step Functions 
  • Use Amazon Cognito for user authentication 
  • Use Amazon ElastiCache to improve application scalability 
  • Leverage the CI/CD pipeline to deploy applications on AWS
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Who Should Get Certified

  • Software Developers 
  • Solution Architects 
  • IT workers who want to improve their developing skills using AWS Services
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  • Have AWS Technical Essentials certification 
  • Have a working knowledge of AWS core services 
  • Have experience programming in any of the following languages: 
    • Python 
    • .NET 
    • Java
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Course Curriculum

Module 1: Course Overview 

  • Logistics 
  • Student resources 
  • Agenda 
  • Introductions 


Module 2: Building a Web Application on AWS 

  • Discuss the architecture of the application you are going to build during this course 
  • Explore the AWS services needed to build your web application 
  • Discover how to store, manage, and host your web application 


Module 3: Getting Started with Development on AWS 

  • Describe how to access AWS services programmatically 
  • List some programmatic patterns and how they provide efficiencies within AWS SDKs and AWS CLI 
  • Explain the value of AWS Cloud9 


Module 4: Getting Started with Permissions 

  • Review AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) features and components permissions to support a development environment 
  • Demonstrate how to test AWS IAM permissions 
  • Configure your IDEs and SDKs to support a development environment 
  • Demonstrate accessing AWS services using SDKs and AWS Cloud9 


Lab 1: Configure the Developer Environment 

  • Connect to a developer environment 
  • Verify that the IDE and the AWS CLI are installed and configured to use the application profile 
  • Verify that the necessary permissions have been granted to run AWS CLI commands 
  • Assign an AWS IAM policy to a role to delete an Amazon S3 bucket 


Module 5: Getting Started with Storage 

  • Describe the basic concepts of Amazon S3 
  • List the options for securing data using Amazon S3 
  • Define SDK dependencies for your code 
  • Explain how to connect to the Amazon S3 service 
  • Describe request and response objects 


Module 6: Processing Your Storage Operations 

  • Perform key bucket and object operations 
  • Explain how to handle multiple and large objects 
  • Create and configure an Amazon S3 bucket to host a static website 
  • Grant temporary access to your objects 
  • Demonstrate performing Amazon S3 operations using SDKs 


Lab 2: Develop Solutions Using Amazon S3 

  • Interact with Amazon S3 programmatically using AWS SDKs and the AWS CLI 
  • Create a bucket using waiters and verify service exceptions codes 
  • Build the needed requests to upload an Amazon S3 object with metadata attached 
  • Build requests to download an object from the bucket, process data, and upload the object back to the bucket 
  • Configure a bucket to host the website and sync the source files using the AWS CLI 
  • Add IAM bucket policies to access the S3 website 


Module 7: Getting Started with Databases 

  • Describe the key components of DynamoDB 
  • Explain how to connect to DynamoDB 
  • Describe how to build a request object 
  • Explain how to read a response object 
  • List the most common troubleshooting exceptions 


Module 8: Processing Your Database Operations 

  • Develop programs to interact with DynamoDB using AWS SDKs 
  • Perform CRUD operations to access tables, indexes, and data 
  • Describe developer best practices when accessing DynamoDB 
  • Review caching options for DynamoDB to improve performance 
  • Perform DynamoDB operations using SDK 


Lab 3: Develop Solutions Using Amazon DynamoDB 

  • Interact with Amazon DynamoDB programmatically using low-level, document, and highlevel APIs in your programs 
  • Retrieve items from a table using key attributes, filters, expressions, and paginations 
  • Load a table by reading JSON objects from a file 
  • Search items from a table based on key attributes, filters, expressions, and paginations 
  • Update items by adding new attributes and changing data conditionally 
  • Access DynamoDB data using PartiQL and object-persistence models where applicable 


Module 9: Processing Your Application Logic 

  • Develop a Lambda function using SDKs 
  • Configure triggers and permissions for Lambda functions 
  • Test, deploy, and monitor Lambda functions 


Lab 4: Develop Solutions Using AWS Lambda Functions 

  • Create AWS Lambda functions and interact programmatically using AWS SDKs and AWS CLI 
  • Configure AWS Lambda functions to use the environment variables and to integrate with other services 
  • Generate Amazon S3 pre-signed URLs using AWS SDKs and verify the access to bucket objects 
  • Deploy the AWS Lambda functions with .zip file archives through your IDE and test as needed 
  • Invoke AWS Lambda functions using the AWS Console and AWS CLI 


Module 10: Managing the APIs 

  • Describe the key components of API Gateway 
  • Develop API Gateway resources to integrate with AWS services 
  • Configure API request and response calls for your application endpoints 
  • Test API resources and deploy your application API endpoint 
  • Demonstrate creating API Gateway resources to interact with your application APIs 


Lab 5: Develop Solutions Using Amazon API Gateway 

  • Create RESTful API Gateway resources and configure CORS for your application 
  • Integrate API methods with AWS Lambda functions to process application data 
  • Configure mapping templates to transform the pass-through data during method integration 
  • Create a request model for API methods to ensure that the pass-through data format complies with application rules 
  • Deploy the API Gateway to a stage and validate the results using the API endpoint 


Module 11: Building a Modern Application 

  • Describe the challenges with traditional architectures 
  • Describe the microservice architecture and benefits 
  • Explain various approaches for designing microservice applications 
  • Explain steps involved in decoupling monolithic applications 
  • Demonstrate the orchestration of Lambda Functions using AWS Step Functions 


Module 12: Granting Access to Your Application Users 

  • Analyze the evolution of security protocols 
  • Explore the authentication process using Amazon Cognito 
  • Manage user access and authorize serverless APIs 
  • Observe best practices for implementing Amazon Cognito 
  • Demonstrate the integration of Amazon Cognito and review JWT tokens 


Lab 6: Capstone – Complete the Application Build 

  • Create a Userpool and an Application Client for your web application using 
  • Add new users and confirm their ability to sign-in using the Amazon Cognito CLI 
  • Configure API Gateway methods to use Amazon Cognito as an authorizer 
  • Verify JWT authentication tokens are generated during API Gateway calls 
  • Develop API Gateway resources rapidly using a Swagger importing strategy 
  • Set up your web application frontend to use Amazon Cognito and API Gateway configurations and verify the entire application functionality 


Module 13: Deploying Your Application 

  • Identify risks associated with traditional software development practices 
  • Understand DevOps methodology 
  • Configure an AWS SAM template to deploy a serverless application 
  • Describe various application deployment strategies 
  • Demonstrate deploying a serverless application using AWS SAM 


Module 14: Observing Your Application 

  • Differentiate between monitoring and observability 
  • Evaluate why observability is necessary in modern development and key components 
  • Understand CloudWatch’s part in configuring the observability 
  • Demonstrate using CloudWatch Application Insights to monitor applications 
  • Demonstrate using X-Ray to debug your applications 


Lab 7: Observe the Application Using AWS X-Ray 

  • Instrument your application code to use AWS X-Ray capabilities 
  • Enable your application deployment package to generate logs 
  • Understand the key components of an AWS SAM template and deploy your application 
  • Create AWS X-Ray service maps to observe end-to-end processing behavior of your application 
  • Analyze and debug application issues using AWS X-Ray traces and annotations 


Module 15: Course Wrap-up 

  • Course overview 
  • AWS training courses 
  • Certifications 
  • Course feedback 
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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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