Fundamental Cloud Concepts for AWS based on the course by David Tucker: https://app.pluralsight.com/library/courses/fundamental-cloud-concepts-aws/table-of-contents
Benefits of Cloud Computing
Ability to acquire and release resources as you need them.
Ability to deploy resources in different regions and availability zones.
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Types of Cloud Computing
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Full control of server in the cloud.
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Deploy custom services to the cloud.
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Already made services in the cloud.
Cloud Computing Deployment Models
Provider like AWS, GCP, or Azure
Private data center using something like VMWare.
Combination of using Public Cloud and Private Cloud.
AWS Global Infrastructure
Clusters of data centers in specific geographic regions.
AWS Availability Zones
One or more data centers.
AWS Edge Locations
High availability for Amazon CloudFront CDN and Amazon Route 53 DNS.
AWS TCO Calculator
Compare costs of your data center versus moving to AWS.
AWS Pricing Calculator
Calculate the monthly cost of AWS services.
AWS Cost Explorer
Review current costs, predict future costs, and provide recommendations.
Supporting AWS Infrastructure
AWS Personal Health Dashboard
Monitors alerts when there are issues affecting AWS.
AWS Trusted Advisor
Tool to check your usage with AWS best practices.
Trusted Advisor Recommendations
AWS Support Plans
Support Response Times
24 Business Hours
Production System Impaired
Production System Down
Business Critical System Down
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AWS Well Architected Framework
Shared Responsibility Model
Platform, Applications, Identity & Access Management
Compute, Storage, Database, Networking
Operating System, Network and Firewall Configuration
Client Side Data Encryption & Authentication
Regions, Availability Zones, Edge Locations
Server Side Encryption
Network Traffic Encryption & Identity