The AWS Public Sector Summit is a great opportunity to get hands-on training with AWS! Choose from technical bootcamps, workshops, and hackathons available on Monday, June 12th.

 

 

AWS Technical Bootcamps are full-day training sessions that offer you a chance to learn about AWS services and solutions through immersive exercises and hands-on labs. Delivered by experienced AWS Instructors and Solution Architects, these bootcamps allow you to work directly with AWS knowledge experts to get your questions answered. All students must bring their own device (requires dual-core processor with 4GB of RAM). Each attendee will require a laptop/pc, with wired or wireless internet access. Each technical bootcamp is $600 and must be reserved in advance.

 

Audience Level: Introductory
Room 201
9:00am – 5:00pm

 

AWS Technical Essentials is a one-day, introductory-level bootcamp that introduces you to AWS products, services, and common solutions. It provides you with fundamentals to become more proficient in identifying AWS services so that you can make informed decisions about IT solutions based on your business requirements and get started working on AWS.

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Audience Level: Introductory
Room East Salon A
9:00am – 5:00pm

Secrets to Successful Cloud Transformations is a one-day, introductory-level bootcamp that teaches you how to select the right strategy, people, migration plan, and financial management methodology needed when moving your workloads to the cloud. This course provides guidance on how to build a holistic cloud adoption plan and how to hire people who will execute that plan. You will learn best practices for choosing workloads to migrate from your on-premises environment to AWS. In addition, you will also learn best practices for managing your AWS expenses and dealing with internal chargebacks.

Note: This course focuses on the business, rather than the technical, aspects of cloud transformation.

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Audience Level: Advanced
Room East Salon B
9:00am – 5:00pm

Building a Serverless Data Lake is a one-day, advanced-level bootcamp designed to teach you how to design, build, and operate a serverless data lake solution with AWS services. The bootcamp will include topics such as ingesting data from any data source at large scale, storing the data securely and durably, enabling the capability to use the right tool to process large volumes of data, and understanding the options available for analyzing the data in near-real time.

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Audience Level: Advanced
Room 202 B
9:00am – 5:00pm

Running Container-Enabled Microservices on AWS is a one-day, advanced-level bootcamp that provides an in-depth, hands-on introduction to managing and scaling container-enabled applications. The full-day bootcamp provides an overview of container and microservice architectures. You will learn how to containerize an example application and architect it according to microservices best practices. Hands-on labs that feature the AWS container-focused services show you how to schedule long-running applications and services, set up a software delivery pipeline for your microservices application, and implement elastic scaling of the application based on customer load.

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June 12, 2017
Room 202A
9:00am - 5:00pm

 

Plan, Build, and Run a successful AWS Consulting Practice is a one-day, introductory-level bootcamp that familiarizes you with the tools and knowledge to accelerate your journey through the complete lifecycle of becoming a profitable, effective and efficient AWS Consulting partner. The bootcamp steps you through the various stages to mature your AWS consulting practice to better meet your public sector customers’ cloud transformation needs. It teaches you how to successfully pivot, set up, or scale the consulting business based on your values, strengths and the market opportunities in delivering on cloud advisory, assessments, migrations, DevOps, and managed services. We will share practical insights on how partners can leverage the actionable guidance from the perspective of business, sales, delivery, contracts, capture, marketing, and operations to build and run a profitable and sustainable AWS Consulting Practice.  

Please note: Session registration is required. This session is currently on a waitlist. Please arrive 10 mins. prior to start time to guarantee a seat. If there are open seats available, those on the waitlist will then be granted access.

June 12, 2017
East Salon C
11:00am – 5:00pm

 

Join us for a fun, action packed Security Jam, consisting of a series of challenges related to incident response, forensics and security automation. We will provide you and your team with access to pre-created infrastructure and your task is to identify what has happened, how to respond, and deploy appropriate countermeasures. Many Thanks to our sponsors TrendMicro and Splunk.  

Please note: Session registration is required. This session is currently on a waitlist. Please arrive 10 mins. prior to start time to guarantee a seat. If there are open seats available, those on the waitlist will then be granted access.

June 12, 2017
Room 207AB
1:00pm – 5:00pm

 

Scenario: Zombies have taken over major metropolitan areas. The AWS Lambda Signal Corps has built a communications system to connect the remaining survivors. In this workshop, you'll work within a team to build a secure, scalable, fault-tolerant chat service with global reach from scratch using blueprints provided by us.

Please note: Session registration is required. This session is currently on a waitlist. Please arrive 10 mins. prior to start time to guarantee a seat. If there are open seats available, those on the waitlist will then be granted access.

Learn how to help customers architect for NIST and FedRAMP High in AWS GovCloud (US). This half-day, interactive workshop helps participants address regulated workloads in the cloud, and map NIST requirements to cloud architecture best practices to help fast track the FedRAMP ATO process.

Please note: Session registration is required. This session is currently on a waitlist. Please arrive 10 mins. prior to start time to guarantee a seat. If there are open seats available, those on the waitlist will then be granted access.

June 12, 2017
Room 102 AB
1:00pm – 5:00pm

Learn how to tailor and customize the AWS Enterprise Accelerator Quickstart templates to fast track the engineering and authorization process. This half-day, interactive, technical workshop helps “hands-on” engineers address regulated workloads in the cloud, customize the Quick Start templates, and map NIST requirements to cloud architecture best practices to help fast track the security authorization process.

Please note: Session registration is required. This session is currently on a waitlist. Please arrive 10 mins. prior to start time to guarantee a seat. If there are open seats available, those on the waitlist will then be granted access.

June 12, 2017
Hall A1
1:00pm – 5:00pm

Join AWS along with a number of AWS security partners for an interactive workshop on how to automate your security processes within AWS to support Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) compliance in AWS GovCloud (US). This workshop is designed to teach AWS customers on how to secure DFARs regulated workloads in AWS. This workshop will focus on the security of an AWS customer account design, security architecture and security automation leading practices through the use of AWS service and Amazon partner solutions.

Please note: Session registration is required. This session is currently on a waitlist. Please arrive 10 mins. prior to start time to guarantee a seat. If there are open seats available, those on the waitlist will then be granted access.

June 12, 2017
Carnegie McKinley Theater
8:00am – 12:00pm (Session 1)

AWS IoT is a purpose-built managed service for connecting devices to the cloud, so customers can focus on what makes their products and solutions better, rather than the plumbing underneath them. This workshop will introduce the AWS platform for IoT solutions and why it is relevant for the Public Sector. In this workshop, we will discuss popular use cases in public sector and walk-through best practices for implementing IoT solutions on AWS. Customer success stories, IoT solution demos, and interactive activities will be leveraged to enhance learning.

Please note: Session registration is required. This session is currently on a waitlist. Please arrive 10 mins. prior to start time to guarantee a seat. If there are open seats available, those on the waitlist will then be granted access.

June 12, 2017
Room 206
1:00pm – 5:00pm (Session 2)

AWS IoT is a purpose-built managed service for connecting devices to the cloud, so customers can focus on what makes their products and solutions better, rather than the plumbing underneath them. This workshop will introduce the AWS platform for IoT solutions and why it is relevant for the Public Sector. In this workshop, we will discuss popular use cases in public sector and walk-through best practices for implementing IoT solutions on AWS. Customer success stories, IoT solution demos, and interactive activities will be leveraged to enhance learning.

Please note: Session registration is required. This session is currently on a waitlist. Please arrive 10 mins. prior to start time to guarantee a seat. If there are open seats available, those on the waitlist will then be granted access.