Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction - Welcome To The Could Architect Experience Program

  • 2

    Learning The Cloud - What Is Cloud Computung & How Does The Cloud Work

    • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional Textbook

    • What Technologies Enable Cloud Computing Part 1

    • What Technologies Enable Cloud Computing Part 2

  • 3

    Developing Technical Competency

    • Accessing The Labs - Watch This First

    • Accessing the Labs Remote labs

    • Cloud Computing Infrastructure Labs - Getting Cloud Competent

    • What is Virtualization & How To Set Up A Virtualized Server

    • Setting Up Server Virtualization - Step by Step

    • What Is A Container & How To Set Up A Container

    • How To Install Linux & Suggested Linux Labs

    • How To Install An Apache Web Server

    • Install Apache Commands

    • How To Set Up MySQL Server

    • How To Set Up MySQL Commands

    • How To Set Up PHP

    • How To Set Up PHP Commands

    • Setting Up A Firewall On Ubuntu (UFW)

    • Setting Up A Network File System (NFS) Share

    • How To Set Up A Linux File Server Using Samba

    • How To Set Up A Linux Based (OpenVPN) VPN Concentrator

    • Setting Up Active Directory - Learn Enterprise Identity & Access Management

    • How To Build Your Own OpenStack Ansible Cloud

    • How To Build Your Own Cloud with OpenStack Written Directions

    • Copy of BGP For Cloud Architects

  • 4

    Sample Architecture Design Sessions

    • Architecture Fundamentals - Three Tier Web Apps & Enterprise Grade Cloud Security Aug 6, 2021

    • Fin-tech Discussion

    • Retail Architecture Discussion

    • Retail Lift and Shift

    • Global Retailer With Cranky CIO

    • Cloud Architect Sample Architecture Interview Assignment 7/30/21

    • Massive Healthcare Organization With High Availability & High Security Requirements - July 2, 2021

    • Describing Technology & Retail Architecture July 12, 2021

    • Building Your Brand - Large Retail Enterprise With Substantial Networking - July 23, 2021

    • Networking Training & Soft Skills Training July, 27 2021

    • Healthcare Industry & Healthcare Architecture

    • High Performance Investment Banking Architecture

  • 5

    Live AWS Bootcamp - AWS CSA-P, AWS Advanced Networking, AWS Advanced Security - Architecture Training

    • Introduction to Basic Networking Concepts

    • IP Addresses & Subnetting

    • Routers, Switches, and Firewalls

    • Servers & Load Balancers

    • Architecture Design Principles for the Cloud • Lift and Shift, Cloud native, and Hybrid clouds Architectures

    • The Foundation of AWS

    • Connecting to the Cloud • VPNs & Direct Connections

    • Multi-site VPN & VPN Concentrators

    • Direct Connections

    • Direct Connections (cont’d)

    • Storage on the Cloud • Block, Object and File Storage

    • Encrypting & Backing Up Your Data on AWS

    • Encrypting & Backing Up Your Data on AWS (cont’d)

    • How to migrate your data to the cloud? • AWS Storage Gateway • AWS Tape Gateway • AWS Snowball • AWS Snowmobile • Import/Export Service

    • Computing on the AWS Cloud •. AWS EC2

    • Databases, Data warehouses, and Data Lakes

    • How to Optimize the Performance of a Database

    • High Availability Database Design

    • VPC (Virtual Private Cloud)

    • VPC Peering

    • Network Performance Optimizations

    • Load Balancers

    • Security on the AWS Cloud

    • AWS IAM

    • IAM Policies

    • AWS Applications & Services

    • Elastic Kubernetes Service

    • AWS Lambda

    • Building High Availability Architectures

    • VPC Networking

    • VPC Endpoints

    • Hybrid Cloud Architectures

    • AWS Advanced Security

    • Common Industry Security Frameworks

    • Event Analysis Correlation • AWS Security Hub

    • Cloud Architect Interview Skills

    • Cloud Architect Client Interview Question List

    • Architecture lab

    • Architecture Lab 2

    • Interview Session 1

    • Interview Session 2

    • Advanced Security Bootcamp Slides

    • Intro To Networking Slides

    • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional Slides

  • 6

    Cloud Architecture Projects - Getting Real Hands On Architecture Experience

    • Intro To The Architecture Projects

    • Cloud Architecture Project - Healthcare Institution

    • Architecture Project - Financial Firm Desiring A High Performance Hybrid Cloud Solution

    • Cloud Architecture Project - Large Enterprise

    • Capstone Architecture Project

    • Cloud Architecture Project - Working With External Partners

    • Cloud Architecture Project - Extreme Performance Systems