Stéphane Maarek, Online Instructor at Udemy
Hero since 2020
Stéphane is an online instructor at Udemy with many courses designed to teach users how to build on AWS. He has helped hundreds of thousands of learners earn their AWS Certifications at the Associate, Professional, and Specialty level (including the AWS Certified Data & Analytics Specialty certification) and deepen their knowledge about AWS services such as AWS Lambda, AWS CloudFormation, Amazon ECS, and Amazon EKS.
Stéphane also has a keen interest in teaching about Apache Kafka and recently partnered with AWS to launch an in-depth course on Amazon MSK (Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka.)
Stéphane co-founded Conduktor, a graphical user interface for Apache Kafka that runs on desktop and is fully compatible with Amazon MSK.
Stéphane is passionate about technology and how it can help improve lives and processes. Before creating his channel on Udemy, Stéphane earned his Master of Engineering from Cornell University. He currently resides in Lisbon, Portugal.
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