AWS-DBDBAW - Planning and Designing Databases on AWS

This course will help you learn the design considerations for hosting databases on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). You will learn about our relational database services including Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), Amazon Aurora, and Amazon Redshift. You will also learn about our non relational database services including Amazon DocumentDB, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon ElastiCache, Amazon Neptune, and Amazon QLDB. By the end of this course, you will be familiar with the planning and design requirements of all 8 of these AWS databases services, their pros and cons, and how to know which AWS databases service is right for your workloads.

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We recommend that attendees of this course have previously completed the following AWS courses:
AWS Database Offerings digital training
Data Analytics Fundamentals digital training
Architecting on AWS classroom training

Detailed Class Syllabus


Module 1: Module 1: Database Concepts and General Guidelines
Module 2: Database Planning and Design
Module 3: Databases on Amazon EC2
Module 4: Purpose-Built Databases
Module 5: Databases on Amazon RDS
Module 6: Databases in Amazon Aurora
Module 7: Databases in Amazon DocumentDB (with MongoDB compatibility)
Module 8: Amazon DynamoDB Tables
Module 9: Databases in Amazon Neptune
Module 10: Databases in Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (Amazon QLDB)
Module 11: Databases in Amazon ElastiCache
Module 12: Data Warehousing in Amazon Redshift
Module 13: Course Review