Storage

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AWS Training and Certification offers a complete range of courses for storage engineers, solutions architects, and software developers looking to manage, architect, and develop highly available storage solutions. We offer expert-led classroom training and digital training you can take at your own pace.

We recommend you start your journey with the digital course AWS Storage Offerings. Then, progress from fundamentals to technical deep dives for object storage, file storage, block storage, backup and disaster recovery, data transfer, and edge computing and storage.

Learn more by browsing the training progression options below.

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Training by AWS Storage Services

  • Core progression

    Follow this recommended sequence of courses to build your AWS Cloud skills in this Learning Path.

    AWS Storage Offerings

    This course helps you distinguish the differences between the multiple AWS storage services and provides an introduction to the different storage types, including block, file, object, and hybrid storage.

    Digital | 1.45 hours

    Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) Primer

    Learn the basics of Amazon S3 and determine when to use Amazon S3 by reviewing common use cases.

    Digital | 1 hour

    Amazon FSx for Windows File Server Primer

    This course teaches you how Amazon FSx for Windows File Server can support your Windows-based applications and workloads.

    Digital | 1 hour

    Introduction to Backup and Restore with AWS

    Explore the AWS services commonly used in hybrid and AWS cloud native backup architectures.

    Digital | 1.5 hours

    Deep Dive into Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS)

    Build knowledge and skills to use, manage, secure, and monitor Amazon Elastic Block Storage (EBS).

    Digital | 1 hour

Additional Courses

  • Object storage

    Deep Dive into Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)

    Learn skills to use, manage, secure, monitor, and optimize Amazon S3 for your storage.

    Digital | 2.5 hours

  • File storage

    Amazon FSx for Lustre Primer

    This course teaches you how to get started with Amazon FSx for Lustre. Discover its benefits, common use cases, how to set up Amazon FSx for Lustre, and how to monitor your file system.

    Digital | 1 hour

    Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) Primer

    Learn how to get started with Amazon EFS. This course also covers the fully managed features such as availability, durability, and security of shared files systems.

    Digital | 30 minutes

    Deep Dive into Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)

    Build in-depth knowledge and skills to use, manage, and secure Amazon EFS.

    Digital | 1 hour

  • Backup and disaster recovery

    Deep Dive into Amazon Glacier

    This course covers Amazon Glacier features, service options, and use cases. The course provides you with a functional understanding of the available long-term storage solutions and when to use them.

    Digital | 2 hours

    CloudEndure Disaster Recovery Technical Training

    Learn the entire CloudEndure Disaster Recovery lifecycle, including key technology features and best practices.

    Digital | 1.5 hours

    AWS Storage Gateway Primer: Tape Gateway

    This course introduces the AWS Storage Gateway with a focus on the tape gateway interface. You will learn how to create, configure, secure, and monitor the tape gateway.

    Digital | 1.5 hours

  • Data transfer

    AWS Storage Gateway Primer: File Gateway

    This course introduces the AWS Storage Gateway and the various interfaces it provides to enable your on-premises workloads to access data stored in AWS Cloud storage. This course focuses on the file gateway interface.

    Digital | 1.5 hours

    AWS Storage Gateway Primer: Volume Gateway

    This course introduces the AWS Storage Gateway with a focus on the volume gateway interface. You will learn how to create, configure, secure, and monitor the volume gateway.

    Digital | 1.5 hours

    AWS Transfer for SFTP Primer

    This course provides high-level architectural overview of the AWS Transfer for SFTP so that you can understand how to access it on-premises, and how your data is stored in AWS Cloud.

    Digital | 1 hour

    AWS DataSync Primer

    Learn how to use AWS DataSync to transfer your data between your on-premises storage and AWS Cloud storage services, and between AWS Cloud storage services in the AWS Cloud.

    Digital | 1 hour

    Deep Dive into AWS Storage Gateway

    This course covers AWS Storage Gateway features and the functions of its three modes: File, Volume, and Tape. It teaches you how to create and manage each type of gateway by using the AWS Management Console.

    Digital | 3 hours

  • Edge computing and storage

    AWS Snowball Edge Getting Started

    This course introduces Snowball Edge device types, features, and use cases. You will also explore the AWS services that integrate with Snowball Edge to provide compute, block storage, and encryption.

    Digital | 1.45 hours

    AWS Snowball Edge Logistics and Planning

    In this course, you will learn about the AWS Regions where Snowball Edge is available, how to choose the best AWS Region for your job, and pricing fundamentals. You will also learn what is important when planning your Snowball Edge jobs.

    Digital | 1.5 hours

    AWS Snowball Edge: Using Snowball Edge

    In this course, you will learn to perform the complete workflow associated with a Snowball Edge device from creating a Snowball Edge job to returning the device.

    Digital | 4 hours

  • Optional courses and exams

    Architecting on AWS

    This course shows you the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on the AWS platform. Learn how to optimize the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS services and how they fit into cloud-based solutions.

    Classroom | 3 days

    AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

    The AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate examination is intended for individuals who perform a solutions architect role and have one or more years of hands-on experience designing available, cost-efficient, fault-tolerant, and scalable distributed systems on AWS.

    Exam | 130 minutes

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