The Decision Maker learning path is designed to help you learn the fundamentals so you can make effective decisions about cloud strategy for your organization. Training covers topics like organizational job roles and migration strategy. Intended for executives, line-of-business owners, IT practice managers, and IT directors. Deep technical expertise is not required for this path.

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Learn cloud fundamentals and best practices to help guide your leadership decisions.

Business Decision Maker: Business leaders contributing to cloud strategy and vision decisions. Includes C-level executives and line-of-business owners.

Technical Decision Maker: Technical professionals who are leaders in cloud implementation or management. Includes IT practice managers and IT directors.

Instructor-led | Live or Virtual Class | 1 Day

Learn about the benefits of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help you meet your business objectives.

Useful for: Non-technical decision makers, project managers, or executives looking to understand cloud computing advantages, financial benefits, compliance concepts, and security concepts.

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Instructor-led | Live or Virtual Class | 1 Day

Learn the foundations of cloud computing, storage, and networking on AWS in this one-day course for anyone who wants to get started using AWS.

Useful for: Technical decision makers or project managers looking to become more proficient in identifying AWS services in order to make informed decisions about IT solutions. This course is more hands-on and technical than AWS Business Essentials.

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Free | Online Course | 30 Minutes

Learn about recommended job roles for AWS Cloud environments. This free course compares existing and on-premises roles to cloud roles.

Useful for: Any leader or manager looking to identify potential organizational changes and understand job roles and realms of responsibility in a cloud environment.

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Instructor-led | Live or Virtual Class | 1 Day

Learn about the recommended strategy, people, migration plan, and financial management methodology for moving workloads to the cloud.

Useful for: Non-technical decision makers or project managers looking to build a holistic cloud adoption plan and to hire people who will execute that plan.

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Instructor-led | 2 Days

Learn about cloud migration strategies and dive into our recommended five-phase plan for migrating existing workloads to the AWS Cloud.

Useful for: IT Project Managers involved in planning projects to migrate existing workloads to the AWS Cloud. We recommend you complete AWS Technical Essentials before attending this class. This class is more technical than Secrets to Successful Cloud Transformations.

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Free | Online Course | 4 Hours

Learn fundamental AWS security concepts, including AWS access control, governance, encryption methods, and more.

Useful for: Any leader or manager interested in cloud security practices.

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Free | Online Course | 40 Minutes

Get an overview of machine learning, walk through an example use case, learn relevant terminology, and learn about incorporating machine learning solutions into a business or product.  

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