AWS Cloud Development Kit (CDK) for the absolute beginner
What you'll learn
- Understand AWS Cloud Development Kit ( CDK )
- Understand the value add which AWS CDK brings over Infrastructure as Code
- Understand AWS CDK core concepts such as Constructs, Stacks and Apps
- Create your own simple contruct using AWS CDK
- Basic programming experience
- Basic knowledge of AWS
- No knowledge of AWS CDK needed
AWS Cloud Development Kit(CDK) - for the absolute beginner
The AWS Cloud Development Kit ( CDK ) is a game-changer when it comes to provisioning cloud applications. CDK allows you to do away with clunky YAML and JSON templates and harness the full power of a programming language for provisioning your cloud infrastructure. CDK can be a very intimidating topic however and difficult to understand. Newcomers can get overwhelmed and not know where to begin.
This course is designed to do away with the complexities of learning CDK and teach you in a clear and concise manner the following :
· What is CDK ?
· What are the problems that CDK solves ?
· The key concepts of CDK
· Simple demo to see the power of CDK in action
After completing this course, you will be able to fully understand the value add which CDK can bring to your organization whether you are a developer, a DevOps engineer, or a cyber-security professional. This foundational course will give you all the skills needed to start a career in AWS CDK and give you the foundational knowledge needed to create more complex CDK constructs, stacks and apps going forward.
Take the step to advance your career today in this amazing new technology by AWS !
Who this course is for:
- Developers interested in learning about AWS CDK from scratch
- DevOps engineers interested in understanding AWS CDK
- Cyber-security professionals wanting to understand the basics of AWS CDK
- Infrastructure professionals who want to understand the benefits which AWS CDK brings over CloudFormation
A multi-award winning, information security leader with over 19 years of international experience in cyber-security and IT risk management in the fin-tech industry. Strong knowledge of ISO 27001, PCI DSS, GDPR, Cloud Security, DevSecOps and winner of major industry awards in the Middle East such as CISO of the year, CISO top 30, CISO top 50 and Most Outstanding Security team.
Have served as Head of Information Security for several major companies in the Middle East and spoken on numerous industry events over the years. Additionally, I have been published in ISACA journal, CIO Magazine Middle East and Pakistan’s leading technology magazine SPIDER. Skilled at handling cloud security portfolios and working with technology teams to code security services in compliance to standards like PCI-DSS, NIST etc. My security and cloud certifications include CISSP, CISA, AWS Certified Solution Architect, AWS Security Specialist and Azure Certified Security Engineer.
Currently working on topics like Artificial Intelligence Governance and Cloud Security automation.