New CBT Nuggets Course: AWS Security – Data Security

January 23, 2019 at 9:53 pm

AWS Security

During the 55-video, intermediate-level course, trainer Bart Castle teaches learners how to secure data using the Amazon Web Services cloud platform. Topics covered in this training include data storage services like S3, Glacier, EBS, RDS and more as well as common data encryption options and practices.

This training is in support of the AWS Security Specialty certification, and therefore, makes up just a portion of the requisite topics. Additionally, this course is aimed at anyone who works in an AWS environment or wants to learn more about cloud security practices.

Topics covered in this training include:

  • S3 object and bucket security
  • Data-in-transit security options
  • Client and Server-side encryption techniques
  • Encryption key management
  • AWS storage services security (EBS, RDS, Instance Storage, Glacier, DynamoDB etc)

This course includes:

  • 5 hours of training
  • 55 videos
  • In-video quizzes

A New Specialty Certification is on the Way from AWS…

November 18, 2018 at 12:08 am

Machine Learning

And it should come as no big surprise!

AWS Certified Machine Learning – Specialty

This certification exam is currently in Beta as I write this. Yes – I plan on going and taking a look and will report back.

The AWS Certified Machine Learning – Specialty beta examination is intended for individuals with one to two years of hands-on experience developing, architecting, or running machine learning (ML)/deep learning workloads on the AWS Cloud.

It validates an examinee’s ability to:

  • Select and justify the appropriate ML approach for a given business problem.
  • Identify appropriate AWS services to implement ML solutions.
  • Design and implement scalable, cost-optimized, reliable, and secure ML solutions.

Recommended AWS and General IT Knowledge and Experience:

  • The ability to express the intuition behind basic ML algorithms
  • Experience performing basic hyperparameter optimization
  • Experience with ML and deep learning frameworks
  • The ability to follow model-training best practices
  • The ability to follow deployment and operational best practices

If you are really interested in this cert – be sure to download the exam guide:

https://d1.awsstatic.com/training-and-certification/machinelearning/AWS%20Certified%20Machine%20Learning%20-%20Specialty_Exam%20Guide_v1.1_FINAL.pdf

Two Minute Tip – Using AWS S3

November 8, 2018 at 2:25 pm

S3

Enjoy this AWS Infographic

November 6, 2018 at 8:02 am

AWS

Are you ready to check out a super cool infographic on AWS? Click the link below to enjoy the full graphic!

AWS Web Hosting Facts & Stats (Infographic)

Two Minute Tip – Using the AWS Free Tier!

November 3, 2018 at 11:01 am


Pearson Education (InformIT)