AWS Concepts

This course is to provide a simple, conceptual introduction to the concepts of Cloud Computing and Amazon Web Services.
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (48,604 ratings)
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AWS Concepts
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (48,604 ratings)
323,615 students
Have the conceptual foundation to move forward onto more advanced AWS courses
Be more prepared to tackle the more complex technical concepts and terminology

Requirements

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Description

This course is for the absolute beginner. Have you ever wanted to know, in very simple terms, the answers to the following questions: 

  • What is the cloud?

  • What is AWS?

  • What are AWS's core services? 

  • Why do we use AWS? 

If you answered yes, then this course is for you. Our goal with this course is to provide a simple, conceptual introduction to the concepts of Cloud Computing, Amazon Web Services, and it's core services. There are no technical explanations or definitions to memorize - this course is visual, and strictly conceptual. When you are done with this course, you will have the conceptual foundation to move forward onto more advanced AWS courses. And by having the frame-of-reference understanding from this course, you will be more prepared to tackle the more complex technical concepts and terminology.

Who this course is for:

  • The AWS Concepts course is for the absolute beginner

Course content

6 sections • 10 lectures • 1h 17m total length
  • AWS Concepts Course Introduction
    01:14
  • Free Linux Academy Community Account (required for bonus labs and flashcards)
    10:42

Instructors

Instructor at Linux Academy
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Linux Academy was founded on the belief that providing high-quality, in-depth training should be available at an affordable price. We strive to change lives by teaching Linux and cloud technology. Students can learn new skills, get certified, and advance in their career. 

Our full-time, expert instructors create content on AWS, Linux, OpenStack, DevOps, Azure, and Big Data. 

Instructor at Linux Academy
Thomas Haslett
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  • 409,602 Students
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Instructor at Linux Academy

Thomas Haslett is a enthusiast of cutting edge technology.  Cloud computing, virtual/augmented reality, and the Internet of Things (IoT) are what he considers "fun & cool".  Tom's background includes years of experience creating and designing proprietary business applications, virtual reality game development, and android app development. 

Tom currently holds three AWS certifications: 

AWS Solutions Architect (associate) 

AWS SysOps Admin (associate) 

AWS Developer (associate)