Introduction to AWS - EC2 Deployment Fundamentals

Get started with creating your own virtual servers and databases using Amazon Web Service's powerful capabilities.
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  • Lectures 47
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2015 English

Course Description

This hands-on course will help you learn how the components of Amazon EC2 interact, and teach you how to deploy a Linux or Windows instance. This course is designed for those who already have experience working with a Linux or Windows server.

You will start by learning how to deploy an EC2 Linux instance, including how to create a key pair and a basic instance, allow network access, add a new disk, and move files. From there, Steve will teach you how to use Windows in EC2. This video tutorial also covers topics such as monitoring and reporting, security, using Amazon Linux, and creating AMIs. Finally, you will learn how to work with RDS and EC2, as well as create applications on EC2 instances.

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be fully capable of building and deploying your own EC2 Linux and Windows instances.

What are the requirements?

  • a broad but basic knowledge of computer hardware, network standards, and database concepts

What am I going to get from this course?

  • access and use a range of Amazon Web Services, starting with virtual servers
  • create Linux and Windows EC2 instances and perform database operations

What is the target audience?

  • developers and admins interested in getting started with AWS

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction
Preview
01:03
Prerequisites
Preview
00:48
Amazon EC2 And Elastic Beanstalk
Preview
05:56
Understanding EC2 Storage
Preview
06:04
Understanding EC2 Networking
01:54
Using IAM To Create A Management Account
03:39
Section 2: Deploying An EC2 Linux Instance
Creating A Key Pair
01:39
Creating A Basic Instance
04:35
Connecting To A Linux Instance Using A Browser
01:33
Adding An Elastic IP
03:19
Allowing Network Access
02:51
Connecting To A Linux Instance Using SSH
01:23
Adding A New Disk
03:48
Adding Swap
03:53
Moving Files To EC2 Instance
01:17
Adding Termination Protection
01:52
Changing The Timezone And Hostname
02:40
Section 3: Using Windows In EC2
Creating A Key Pair
01:31
Launching A Basic Windows Instance
02:51
Adding An Elastic IP To A Windows Instance
03:11
Changing Network Access
02:32
Connecting To A Windows Instance
01:35
Adding A Data Disk
02:30
Moving Files To A Windows Instance
01:30
Adding Termination Protection
01:44
Section 4: Monitoring And Reporting
Monitoring Overview
02:26
Creating A Billing Alarm
01:46
Working With Status Checks
02:11
Creating A Network Alarm
02:26
Section 5: Security
Working With Key Pairs
02:31
Configuring Access With Security Groups
04:14
Using IAM To Create An EC2 Instance
04:20
Section 6: Using Amazon Linux
Updating Amazon Linux
01:13
Installing Apache, PHP, And MySQL On Amazon Linux
02:22
Allowing HTTP Traffic To The Instance
03:06
Section 7: Provisioning And AMIs
Creating An AMI
01:58
Creating An Instance Using A Custom AMI
01:54
Working With Snapshots
05:31
Creating An Auto-Scaling Group
03:08
Section 8: Working With RDS And EC2
Creating A Database With RDS
02:49
Working With EC2 And RDS Security Groups
03:07
Connecting To An RDS Database From EC2
02:31
Creating A MySQL User
02:05
Section 9: Creating Applications On EC2 Instances
Obtaining Information About PHP From An EC2 Instance
01:36
Creating A Load Balancer
05:00
Connecting To An RDS Database From PHP In EC2
03:48
Section 10: Conclusion
Final Thoughts
01:05

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