Amazon Web Services & Enterprise Security Free Download


About this Course

Implement Amazon Web Services (AWS) securely. Learn how to configure AWS Identity and Access Management for users and groups and prepare for account audits.

Cloud computing isn’t just for startups. Many of the world’s leading companies, including GE and Dow Jones, run on the cloud, and they choose Amazon Web Services (AWS). If you’re tasked with implementing AWS at your organization, big or small, this is the course for you. Understanding security concepts is the gateway to using AWS as your enterprise solution.

Sharif Nijim couples pragmatic advice with practical examples that educate IT pros on how to create a secure infrastructure within Amazon Web Services. Sharif explores the shared responsibility model of security, which splits duties between your company and AWS, and introduces key identity and access management concepts, including users, groups, roles, and policies. Learn how to configure Identity and Access Manager (IAM) and Simple Storage Service (S3) access management, including policies and access control lists. At the end of the course, Sharif helps you prepare for the inevitable audit of your AWS account(s).

  • Summarize the AWS Shared Responsibility Model.
  • Recall how to implement separation of duties.
  • Differentiate between assigning permissions to an individual versus a group.
  • Summarize how to create IAM roles.
  • Describe how to secure financial access.
  • Recall the steps for managing access to S3 with IAM.
  • Cite the advantages of a pre-signed URL.

Amazon Web Services, or AWS is the global leader in cloud computing, it’s an exciting time to be an IT professional, we’re in the midst of one of the biggest transformations in IT history.

This course is designed to give you an appreciation of the security tools available within AWS. Giving you a thorough understanding for IAM concepts including users, group, roles, and policies.