Architecting on AWS

In this course, you will learn about AWS Cloud services and features for building highly available, resilient, and secure solutions.

Develeap’s AWS Authorized Instructors will guide you throughout your architecture journey, from foundations to AWS’s complex, multi-faceted ecosystem. The course will present best practices using the AWS Well-Architected Framework and guide you through the process of designing optimal IT solutions based on real-life scenarios, including a hands-on lab.

The modules focus on account security, networking, computing, storage, databases, monitoring, automation, containers, serverless architecture, edge services, and backup and recovery. At the end of the course, you will practice building a solution and applying what you have learned.

Sep. 10-12, 2023

This course is the best stepping stone that will allow you to start your journey in AWS proficiency.

Whether you are a solution architect, solution-design engineer, a developer interested in learning about AWS Architecting, or an individual seeking certification in AWS Solutions Architect-Associate, this course is the perfect platform to advance your AWS expertise and overview.


In this course, you will learn to:

  • 1 Identify AWS architecting basic practices
  • 2 Summarize the fundamentals of account security
  • 3 Identify strategies to build a secure virtual network that includes private and public subnets
  • 4 Practice building a multi-tier architecture in AWS
  • 5 Identify strategies to select the appropriate compute resources based on business use cases
  • 6 Compare and contrast AWS storage products and services based on business scenarios
  • 7 Compare and contrast AWS database services based on business needs
  • 8 Identify the role of monitoring, load balancing, and auto-scaling responses based on business needs
  • 9 Identify and discuss AWS automation tools that will help you build, maintain, and evolve your  infrastructure
  • 10 Discuss hybrid networking, network peering, and gateway and routing solutions to extend and  secure your infrastructure
  • 11 Explore AWS container services for the rapid implementation of an infrastructure-agnostic,  portable application environment
  • 12 Identify the business and security benefits of AWS serverless services based on business examples
  • 13 Discuss the ways in which AWS edge services address latency and security
  • 14 Explore AWS backup, recovery solutions, and best practices to ensure resiliency and business  continuity


We recommend that attendees of this course have familiarity with:

  • 1 General networking concepts
  • 2 IP addressing
  • 3 Cloud computing concepts

Event Outline

Day 1
Module 1: Architecting Fundamentals
  • AWS services
  • AWS infrastructure
  • AWS Well-Architected Framework
  • Hands-on lab: Explore and interact with the AWS Management Console and AWS Command  Line Interface
Module 2: Account Security
  • Principals and identities
  • Security policies
  • Managing multiple accounts
Module 3: Networking 1
  • IP addressing
  • VPC fundamentals
  • VPC traffic security
Module 4: Compute
  • Compute services
  • EC2 instances
  • Storage for EC2 instances
  • Amazon EC2 pricing options
  • AWS Lambda
  • Hands-On Lab: Build your Amazon VPC infrastructure
Day 2
Module 5: Storage
  • Storage services
  • Amazon S3
  • Shared file systems
  • Data migration tools
Module 6: Database Services
  • Database services
  • Amazon RDS
  • Amazon DynamoDB
  • Database caching
  • Database migration tools
  • Hands-on Lab: Create a database layer in your Amazon VPC infrastructure
Module 7: Monitoring and Scaling
  • Monitoring
  • Alarms and events
  • Load balancing
  • Auto scaling
    Hands-on Lab: Configure high availability in your Amazon VPC
Module 8: Automation
  • AWS CloudFormation
  • Infrastructure management
Day 3
Module 9: Networking 2
  • VPC endpoints
  • VPC peering
  • Hybrid networking
  • AWS Transit Gateway
Module 10: Serverless
  • What is serverless?
  • Amazon API Gateway
  • Amazon SQS
  • Amazon SNS
  • Amazon Kinesis
  • AWS Step Functions
  • Hands-on Lab: Build a serverless architecture
Module 11: Edge Services
  • Edge fundamentals
  • Amazon Route 53
  • Amazon CloudFront
  • DDoS protection
  • AWS Outposts
  • Hands-On Lab: Configure an Amazon CloudFront distribution with an Amazon S3 origin
Module 12: Backup and Recovery
  • Disaster planning
  • AWS Backup
  • Recovery strategies
  • Hands-on Lab: Capstone lab – Build an AWS Multi-Tier architecture.