Modernize your skills—and your applications

Tired of legacy applications holding you back? Start building the expertise to modernize your applications with the AWS Cloud.

This new 5-week training series on the AWS Twitch channel twitch.tv/aws is designed for anyone focused on modernization. Whether you’re a Software Development Engineer, Solutions Architect, Database Engineer, DevOps Engineer, or business leader, you’ll discover new ways to innovate faster.

Join us to explore modernization pathways and how you can apply them to legacy applications based on the application stack, strategic value of the application, and your desired results. Your AWS expert hosts will guide you through the process of modernizing an application week over week.

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Join your hosts Skye Hart, Brooke Jamieson, Zach Hurt, and Ryan Peterson (RP) as they walk through the process of modernizing an application. This is your chance to build new cloud skills while learning how to modernize your applications—and your business!

Thursday, August 31, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 1: Introducing Modernization Pathways: Move to Managed Databases

In our first episode, we’ll explore the concept of modernization pathways before diving into the first pathway: Move to Managed Databases. Join us to get familiarized with AWS’s suite of managed, purpose built, and cloud native database services.


Thursday, September 7, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 2: Move to Containers

This week’s episode is all about the modernization pathway: Move to Containers. We’ll discuss containerization concepts, review AWS container orchestration services, and show you ways to quickly modernize your applications with AWS.


Thursday, September 14, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 3: Move to Cloud Native with Microservice Architectures

In this episode, we’ll introduce the modernization pathway: Move to Cloud Native. In particular, we’ll explain when and when not to use a microservice architecture. We’ll also cover monolith application decomposition strategies and design patterns to use within this pathway.


Thursday, September 21, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 4: Move to Modern DevOps

Now that we’ve modernized, time to it’s time to automate with our last (and foundational) modernization pathway: Move to Modern DevOps. You’ll learn how to build an automated continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipeline in AWS and how “everything is code” using Infrastructure as Code (IaC).


Thursday, September 28, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 5: Move to Managed Analytics & Move to Open Source for Faster Innovation

We’ll wrap up the series by showing you how to get started federating data access with a Data Lake on AWS using the 'Move to Managed Analytics' pathway. Also, we'll discuss how to accelerate innovation and optimize costs by removing the cost of licensing with open source architecture alternatives. We’ll review some of the tools available to help you move .NET workloads to open source operating systems and databases.


Monday, August 28, 2023
4:30pm - 6:00pm PT
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Episode 6: Security and Compliance and Conclusion

In the final episode, you’ll review domain 6: Security and Compliance. It includes these task statements:

  • Implement techniques for identity and access management at scale
  • Apply automation for security controls and data protection
  • Implement security monitoring and auditing solutions

Instructor: RP Peterson, Jacquelyne Grindrod, and Farrah Campbell


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 7: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 8: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 9: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 10: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes

AWS Power Hour: Developer Associate


Learn the key concepts you’ll want to know if you’re preparing for the AWS Certified Developer - Associate exam. Our hosts will review the exam domains, provide demonstrations, and review plenty of practice questions to help you prepare. Stay with us the last 30 minutes of the show to ask your questions and get help from AWS experts. Join live on Twitch at twitch.tv/aws.

Monday, June 26, 2023
1:00pm - 2:30pm PT
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Episode 1: Get to Know the Developer Associate (DVA-C02) Exam

In the first episode, you’ll meet your hosts and jump into learning about the AWS Certified Developer - Associate (DVA-C02) exam. You’ll walk away understanding the different domains and task statements on the exam. You’ll also learn about the structure of exam-style questions, and start answering some practice questions yourself! We'll help you understand what foundational knowledge you'll need to feel prepared.

Instructor: Du’An Lightfoot, Linda Haviv, and David Lantz

Resources

Exam prep resources


Monday, July 3, 2023
1:00pm - 2:30pm PT
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Episode 2: Development with AWS Services

Let’s dive into Domain 1 of the AWS Certified Developer - Associate exam! In this episode, we’ll review concepts and practice questions for the following domain topics:

  • Develop code for applications hosted on AWS
  • Develop code for AWS Lambda
  • Use data stores in application development

Instructor: Du’An Lightfoot, Linda Haviv, and David Lantz

Resources

Exam prep resources


Monday, July 10, 2023
1:00pm - 2:30pm PT
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Episode 3: Security

Domain 2 of the AWS Certified Developer - Associate exam is all about security. Join us to dive into the exam topics for this area, including:

  • Implement authentication and/or authorization for applications and AWS services
  • Implement encryption by using AWS services
  • Manage sensitive data in application code

Instructor: Du’An Lightfoot, Linda Haviv, and David Lantz


Monday, July 17, 2023
1:00pm - 2:30pm PT
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Episode 4: Deployment

Are you ready to talk deployment? In this episode, we’ll cover concepts you’ll need to know for Domain 3 of the exam. Topics include:

  • Prepare application artifacts to be deployed to AWS
  • Test applications in development environments
  • Automate deployment testing
  • Deploy code by using AWS CI/CD services

Instructor: Du’An Lightfoot, Linda Haviv, and David Lantz

Resources

Exam prep resources


Monday, July 24, 2023
1:00pm - 2:30pm PT
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Episode 5: Troubleshooting and Optimization

The final exam domain is Troubleshooting and Optimization. We’ll cover the topics you’ll need to know—and review some practice questions! Domain topics include:

  • Assist in a root cause analysis
  • Instrument code for observability
  • Optimize applications by using AWS services and features.

Instructor: Du’An Lightfoot, Linda Haviv, and David Lantz

Resources

Exam prep resources


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 6: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
7

Episode 7: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
8

Episode 8: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
9

Episode 9: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
10

Episode 10: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes

AWS Power Hour: SysOps Administrator Associate


Learn the key concepts you’ll want to know if you’re preparing for the AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate exam. Our hosts will review the exam domains, provide demonstrations, and review plenty of practice questions to help you prepare. Stay with us the last 30 minutes of the show to ask your questions and get help from AWS experts. Join live on Twitch at twitch.tv/aws.

Monday, June 26, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 1: Introduction and Domain 1: Monitoring, Logging, and Remediation

In this episode we’ll introduce you to the SysOps Administrator - Associate (SOA-C02) exam. You’ll learn what’s being tested on the exam, review some exam-style questions, and learn what’s covered in Domain 1 of the exam. Domain topics include:

Instructor: Matt Heffernan, Marilia Brito, Zach Hurt


Monday, July 3, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 2: Reliability and Business Continuity

In this episode, you’ll learn about Domain 2 of the exam with review relevant concepts and learning resources with your hosts. Domain topics will include:

  • Implement scalability and elasticity
  • Implement high availability and resilient environments
  • Implement backup and restore strategies

Instructor: Matt Heffernan, Marilia Brito, Zach Hurt


Monday, July 10, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 3: Deployment, Provisioning, and Automation

Time to cover concepts and review practice questions for Domain 3 of the exam! In this episode you’ll learn about domain topics including:

  • Provision and maintain cloud resources
  • Automate manual or repeatable processes

Instructor: Matt Heffernan, Marilia Brito, Zach Hurt

Resources

Exam Prep Resources

Learning resources


Monday, July 17, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 4: Security and Compliance

Join us as we cover topics under Domain 4 of the AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate exam, including:

  • Implement and manage security and compliance policies
  • Implement data and infrastructure protection strategies

Instructor: Matt Heffernan, Marilia Brito, Zach Hurt

Resources

Exam Prep Resources


Learning resources


Monday, July 24, 2023
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 5: Networking and Content Delivery

It’s time to review concepts and practice questions for Domain 5. In this episode, topics include:

  • Implement networking features and connectivity
  • Configure domains, DNS services, and content delivery
  • Troubleshoot network connectivity issues

Instructor: Matt Heffernan, Marilia Brito, Zach Hurt

Resources

Exam Prep Resources


Learning resources


Monday, July 31, 2023
3:30pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 6: Cost and Performance Optimization

It’s the final episode of AWS Power Hour: SysOps Administrator Associate! Join us as we cover concepts from Domain 6 of the exam, review practice questions, and help you validate your readiness to take the exam. Domain topics covered are:

  • Implement cost optimization strategies
  • Implement performance optimization strategies

Instructor: Matt Heffernan, Marilia Brito, Zach Hurt


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 7: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 8: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
9

Episode 9: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
10

Episode 10: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


AWS Power Hour: Database


Join us live on Twitch at twitch.tv/aws for AWS Power Hour: Database to learn key concepts you’ll want to know if you’re preparing for the AWS Certified Database - Specialty exam. Our hosts will use demonstrations and real world examples to help you learn to design, migrate, deploy, monitor, and secure databases on the AWS Cloud. Stay with us for a 30-minute live forum opportunity to ask your questions and get help from AWS experts.

Friday, October 7, 2022
8:00am - 9:30am PT
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Episode 1: Introduction to Designing Databases on AWS

In the first episode of our AWS Power Hour: Database series, we will review the certification exam guide and resources for you to study as we progress through this series. We will then introduce you to designing a database on AWS. We’ll talk about the differences between database types and using AWS Managed Services or deploying a database on an EC2 instance.

Instructor: Kevin Shaffer-Morrison and Stuart Fox


Friday, October 14, 2022
8:00am - 9:30am PT
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Episode 2: Database Deployment and Migration

In this episode, you’ll learn about costs around AWS database solutions, followed by a discussion of how to deploy your database in the AWS Cloud. We will finish the episode by working through data preparation and migration strategies using native database and AWS managed tools.

Instructor: Kevin Shaffer-Morrison and Stuart Fox


Friday, October 21, 2022
8:00am - 9:30am PT
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Episode 3: Database Management, Operations, and Security

In this episode, you’ll learn about management and governance. We will talk about database security, controlling access, and automating operational tasks. This includes backups, encryption, and upgrading your database.

Instructor: Kevin Shaffer-Morrison and Stuart Fox


Friday, October 28, 2022
8:00am - 9:30am PT
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Episode 4: Database Monitoring and Troubleshooting

Monitoring databases is a critical component to ensure we have a healthy workload with properly provisioned resources. In this episode, we will review the tools available for us to react, respond, and troubleshoot as needed. Once we have our database monitored, we will also discuss some performance optimization options for different AWS database solutions.

Instructor: Kevin Shaffer-Morrison and Stuart Fox


Friday, November 4, 2022
8:00am - 9:30am PT
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Episode 5: Review and Prepare for the Certification Exam

In the final episode of AWS Power Hour: Database, we will review topics from the previous four episode. Then, we will cover next steps as you continue your journey to become AWS Certified Database - Specialty certified.

Instructor: Kevin Shaffer-Morrison and Stuart Fox


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 6: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 7: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 8: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 9: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 10: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes

AWS Power Hour: Advanced Networking


Join us live on Twitch at twitch.tv/aws for AWS Power Hour: Advanced Networking to learn key concepts you’ll want to know if you’re preparing for the AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty exam. Our hosts will use demonstrations and real world examples to help you learn to design, implement, operate, and secure networks on the AWS Cloud. Stay with us for a 30-minute live forum opportunity to ask your questions and get help from AWS experts.


Friday, October 7, 2022
9:30am – 11:00am PT
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Episode 1: Network Design

Join us to learn about designing networks on AWS—including AWS Regional resources, on-premises resources, and edge network services—to achieve a design that supports global traffic reliably. This episode will focus on an overview of services and features to use, rather than their configuration or implementation. You’ll learn about high availability, scalability, and DNS.

Instructor: Harrison Sherwin and Chris Woodlief


Friday, October 14, 2022
9:30am – 11:00am PT
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Episode 2: Network Implementation

In this episode, you’ll learn about implementing routing strategies to support global traffic reliably. We’ll look at routing options with AWS Direct Connect, AWS Transit Gateway, VPC peering, and VPNs.

Instructor: Harrison Sherwin and Chris Woodlief


Friday, October 21, 2022
9:30am – 11:00am PT
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Episode 3: Network Management & Operation

An observability strategy is key to understanding the health and security of our networks. In this episode, you’ll learn about options like VPC Flow Logs, CloudWatch, Route 53 health checks, and VPC Traffic Mirroring. We’ll wrap-up by discussing how to automate network operations on AWS.

Instructor: Harrison Sherwin and Chris Woodlief


Friday, October 28, 2022
9:30am – 11:00am PT
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Episode 4: Network Security, Compliance, and Governance

In our final episode, we’ll be focusing on AWS inbound and outbound network security features and services, such as AWS WAF, Shield, and Network Firewall. We’ll also discuss inter- and intra-VPC security features such as security groups, network ACLs, and VPC endpoint policies. And with any time remaining, we’ll wrap-up with network encryption options.

Instructor: Harrison Sherwin and Chris Woodlief


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 5: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 6: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 7: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 8: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 9: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, June 22, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
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Episode 10: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes

AWS Power Hour: Machine Learning


Join us live on Twitch at twitch.tv/aws for AWS Power Hour: Machine Learning to learn key concepts you’ll want to know if you’re preparing for the AWS Certified Machine Learning - Specialty exam. Our hosts will use demonstrations and real world examples to help you learn to develop, architect, and run machine learning workloads in the AWS Cloud. Stay with us for a 30-minute live forum opportunity to ask your questions and get help from AWS experts.

Friday, October 7, 2022 
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 1: Introduction to Machine Learning on AWS

In the first episode of the AWS Power Hour: Machine Learning series, we will introduce you to the AWS Certified Machine Learning - Specialty exam and cover the exam guide. Then, we will go into details about the data engineering phase of machine learning lifecycle on AWS.

Instructor: Fred Graichen and Ivan Kopas


Friday, October 14, 2022 
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 2: Exploratory Data Analysis

The second episode of AWS Power Hour: Machine Learning will focus on data preparation, feature engineering and visualization techniques on AWS.

Instructor: Fred Graichen and Ivan Kopas


Friday, October 21, 2022 
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 3: Modeling

Since the modeling domain is 36% of the certification exam, this topic deserves an entire episode to itself! In this episode, you’ll learn about training, hyper-parameter tuning, and model evaluation.

Instructor: Fred Graichen and Ivan Kopas


Friday, October 28, 2022 
3:00pm - 4:30pm PT
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Episode 4: Security, Operations, and the Certification Exam

In the final episode of AWS Power Hour: Machine Learning, we will discuss best practices to help you deploy secure and resilient machine learning workloads on AWS. Then, we will cover next steps as you continue your journey to become AWS Certified Machine Learning - Specialty.

Instructor: Fred Graichen and Ivan Kopas


Friday, October 7, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am PT
5

Episode 5: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Friday, October 7, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 6: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 7: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
8

Episode 8: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 9: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes


Wednesday, July 27, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am PT / 1:30pm - 2:30pm ET
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Episode 10: AWS cloud quest - cloud computing essentials

In this episode, Raf Lopes will explain how playing the AWS Cloud Quest game can help you learn fundamental Cloud concepts. Follow along as Raf shows you how to modernize a virtual city’s operations by using cloud solutions. In the first episode, Raf will teach you how to build a dashboard that provides beach wave information while playing Node 1 of the Cloud Practitioner role in Cloud Quest.

Instructor: Rafael “Raf” Lopes