Systems Operations on AWS - AWS-SYSOPS Course Outline

(3 Days)


This course is designed to teach those in a systems administrator or Development Operations (DevOps) role how to create automatable and repeatable deployments of networks and systems on the AWS platform. The course covers the specific AWS features and tools related to configuration and deployment, in addition to best practices for configuring and deploying systems.

Audience Profile

Systems Administrators, Software Developers – especially those in DevOps roles


AWS Technical Essentials, background in either software development or systems administration, proficiency in maintaining operating systems at the command line, basic knowledge of networking protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP)

Course Outline

Lesson 1 : Understanding Systems Operations onAWS

Lesson 2 : Tooling and Automation

Lesson 3 : Computing (Servers)

Lesson 4 : Computing (Scaling and Name Resolution)

Lesson 5 : Computing (Serverless and Containers)

Lesson 6 : Computing (Database Services)

Lesson 7 : Networking

Lesson 8 : Storing and Archiving

Lesson 9 : Monitoring and Security

Lesson 10 : Managing Resource Consumption

Lesson 11 : Creating Automated and Repeatable Deployments