Configuring and Monitoring Governance of AWS Deployments

By Craig

Prep for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional exam by learning about AWS services for monitoring and logging.

2 hours
  • 37 Lessons
  • 6 Hands-On Labs

About the course

This AWS DevOps Pro course is part of a learning path in preparation for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional exam. The sections in this course include using AWS services for monitoring and logging, which focuses heavily on AWS CloudWatch, as well as Kinesis, CloudTrail, AWS Config, AWS X-Ray, and various logs throughout AWS. The next section covers policies and standards with a heavy focus on AWS Systems Manager. The course wraps up with a section on incident and event response, highlighted by lessons on Amazon Inspector and GuardDuty.

  • Chapter 1 1 Lesson Introduction 2:52

    Configuring Monitoring and Governance of AWS Deployments

    2:52
  • Chapter 2 20 Lessons Using AWS Services for Monitoring and Logging 3:46:16

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses

    1:19

    CloudWatch for DevOps

    11:16

    CloudWatch Concepts and Terminology

    9:04

    CloudWatch Metrics

    9:53

    CloudWatch with EC2 and Auto Scaling

    13:34

    CloudWatch Custom Metrics

    11:05

    CloudWatch Events

    8:29

    CloudWatch with SNS

    6:24

    AWS CloudTrail Overview

    13:44

    Kinesis Overview

    11:11

    Kinesis Data Streams with Lambda

    8:04

    AWS Config: Part 1

    12:02

    AWS Config: Part 2

    6:05

    What Is X-Ray?

    3:37

    X-Ray Sample App and Demo

    10:44

    X-Ray Concepts

    5:39

    AWS Logs

    12:23

    Amazon Elasticsearch

    11:43

    Continuous Compliance and Automated Incident Response with AWS CodePipeline and AWS Config

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Monitoring AWS CodePipeline Changes Through AWS CloudWatch Events Rules

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 11 Lessons Using AWS Services for Policies and Standards Automation 2:20:25

    Policies and Standards Automation Overview

    5:08

    AWS Organizations

    8:14

    Service Catalog

    8:20

    Trusted Advisor

    6:53

    Systems Manager: Part 1

    9:49

    Systems Manager: Part 2

    8:02

    Service Health Dashboard

    7:36

    Amazon Macie

    6:41

    License Manager

    4:42

    Creating an IAM Role and Configuring an EC2 Instance for AWS Systems Manager via the AWS Management Console

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Managing Infrastructure State with State Manager and Run Command

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 4 3 Lessons Incident and Event Response 18:36

    Incident and Event Response Overview

    6:35

    Amazon Inspector

    7:56

    Amazon GuardDuty

    4:05
  • Chapter 5 2 Lessons S3 Deployments and Security 1:00:00

    Using AWS S3 to Store ELB Access Logs

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    AWS VPC Endpoints for S3

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

What you will need

  • If this course is taken to prepare for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional exam, then the prior two courses in the learning path are recommended. Additionally, it is recommended (but not required) to have one or more Associate-level certifications.

What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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