Join Amazon Web Services for an AWSome Day in Boston! This free, one-day training event is ideal for developers, system administrators, and IT professionals who are eager to learn more about cloud computing and get trained on the AWS Cloud.

AWSome Day is based on the AWS Essentials training course and will take you through a step-by-step introduction to the core AWS services for compute, storage, database and networking. Our technical trainer will explain key features and use cases, share best practices, and walk through technical demos. By the end of the day, you will be ready to get started building scalable and secure applications on the AWS Cloud.

  • Rapidly get up to speed on the core AWS services and features
  • Expand your technical skills with tips and best practices for running on AWS
  • Get your questions answered one-on-one by AWS technical experts

Developers, System Engineers, System Administrators and Architects who are new to AWS

8:00am – 9:00am Registration and Ask an AWS Architect
9:00am – 9:15am Welcome
9:15am – 10:00am

Introduction to AWS

This session will cover:

  • Cloud computing with AWS
  • AWS global infrastructure
  • AWS security philosophy
10:00am – 10:45am

AWS Storage and Content Delivery Services

This session will cover:

  • Key AWS data storage services
  • Best practices for leveraging cloud storage
  • How to get your data into AWS
  • Storage optimization for cost

10:45am – 11:00am Break
11:00am – 12:15pm

AWS Compute and Networking Services

This session will cover:

  • Right-sizing your computer workloads with elasticity
  • Key benefits of Intel® Xeon® processors
  • Amazon EC2 and pricing model options
  • Core networking and connectivity services
12:15pm – 1:15pm Lunch and Ask an AWS Architect
1:15pm – 2:15pm

AWS Managed Services and Database

This session will cover:

  • Amazon database products and services
  • Relational vs No-SQL database options
  • Database caching
  • Flexible data warehouse options
2:15pm – 3:15pm

AWS Deployment & Management

This session will cover:

  • Securing access to your AWS account
  • Cloud based monitoring
  • Application deployment automation
  • Infrastructure as Code

3:15pm – 3:45pm Closing Remarks
3:45pm – 5:00pm Ask an AWS Architect

Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
: Sheraton Boston, 39 Dalton Street, Boston, MA 02199 (view map)

Thank you for your interest in AWSome Day Boston. This event is now full and we are unable to accept additional registrations. For more free training from AWS, we encourage you to check out the Introduction to AWS training series which includes free instructional videos and self-paced labs.