This is a unique opportunity for you to be mentored by AWS Solution Architects to acquire skills to become a Solutions Architect.
Many people reach out to us to get started on learning AWS to become Solutions Architect, or, simply need help with achieving certifications for career progression. In this free program, we will focus on technical and behavioural concepts for becoming a successful Solutions Architect, help you upskill for certifications, and provide interview coaching support for opportunities inside and outside AWS.
For the first 8 weeks each session will consist of 3 parts:
For the final 4 weeks the sessions will be focused on the behavioural aspect of being a solutions architect.
|Week||Technical Track||Specialist Track - Networking||Hands On|
|Week 1 (11-Feb)||Introduction to Cloud||The binary choice - OSI Model / IP Addressing||Activity|
|Week 2 (18-Feb)||Amazon S3||It’s all connected - Amazon VPC||Activity|
|Week 3 (25-Feb)||Amazon EC2||Hold the door - NACL / Security Group||Activity|
|Week 4 (04-Mar)||AWS IAM||Cloud and beyond - VPN and Direct Connect||Activity|
|Week 5 (11-Mar)||Amazon RDS||Peer to Peer - VPC Peering / Transit Gateway||Activity|
|Week 6 (18-Mar)||Amazon DynamoDB||What’s in a name? - Route 53 / DNS Resolver||Activity|
|Week 7 (25-Mar)||Amazon Cloudwatch||The tool box - Flow Logs / Reachability Analyer||Activity|
|Week 8 (01-Apr)||Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling||Shed the Load - ALB / NLB / GWLB||Activity|
|Week||Topic 1||Topic 2||Topic 3|
|Week 9 (08-Apr)||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|Week 10 (15-Apr)||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|Week 11 (22-Apr)||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|Week 12 (29-Apr)||TBD||TBD||TBD|
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Alex is a Solutions Architect at AWS based in Germany specialising on prototyping. He has a passion for using technology to drive innovation with customers on niche projects. Alex has a background in full stack software development, serveless and containers. Besides work he likes spending time with his family, building cool things at home and play video games.
Ashish Prajapati is a technical instructor based in London, UK. He delivers a wide range of technical trainings to AWS customers across EMEA. Ashish has a deep background as a virtualization and cloud migration expert for companies of all sizes. This allows him to leverage his field knowledge into classroom by bringing real world examples to his students. He also collaborates in the creation of new courses such as “Building Data Lake on AWS”, “AWS Cloud for Finance Professionals”, “Security Governance at Scale”.
Jamila Jamilova is a Solutions Architect helping Manufacturing and Industrials customers to transform their businesses by solving complex technical problems. She is an active member of Technical Field Community with focus on Internet of Things (IoT). In her spare time she is playing piano, practicing karate and enjoys playing racing cars.
Prasad Rao is a Principal Partner Solutions Architect for AWS based out of UK. His focus areas are .NET Application Modernization and Windows Workloads on AWS. He leverages his experience to help AWS Partners across EMEA for their long term technical enablement to build scalable architecture on AWS. He also mentors diverse people who are new to cloud and would like to get started on AWS.
James Eastham is a Cloud Infrastructure Architect for AWS Professional Services based out of the UK. His main area of interest is helping people build serverless applications using .NET on AWS. He is an active membeer of both the Serverless and Microsoft Technical Field Communities. Outside of work, James spends a lot of time out in the hills with his 3 year old Labrador or training for an ultra-endurance run or cycling event.
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