Migrating to AWS (AWSM)

Course 1697

  • Duration: 3 days
  • Language: English
  • Level: Intermediate
Get This Course 25.200 kr
  • 3-day instructor-led training course
  • Official AWS training curriculum

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This Migrating to AWS (AWSM) course is for individuals who seek an understanding of how to plan and migrate existing workloads to the AWS Cloud. You will learn about various cloud migration strategies and how to apply each step of the migration process, including portfolio discovery, application migration planning and design, conducting a migration, and post-migration validation and application optimisation. Hands-on labs reinforce learning, and each lab is designed to provide you with the understanding and foundation necessary to complete migration tasks in your organisation.

Migrating to AWS (AWSM) Delivery Methods

  • In-Person

  • Online

Migrating to AWS (AWSM) Course Benefits

  • In this Migrating to AWS (AWSM) course, you will learn how to:

    • Recognise the common business and technical drivers for migrating to the cloud
    • Summarise the three phases of a migration and associated objectives, tasks, and stakeholders for each
    • Describe AWS architecture, tools, and migration best practices
    • Distinguish between the various cloud migration strategies and when each is most appropriate
    • Determine an organisation’s application migration readiness
    • Discover a portfolio and gather data necessary for migration
    • Plan and design an application migration strategy
    • Perform and validate application migration to the cloud
    • Optimise applications and operations after migrating to the cloud
  • Migrating to AWS (AWSM) Prerequisites

    We recommend that attendees of this course have:

Migrating to AWS Course Outline

  • Course introduction
  • Summarize the drivers and desired outcomes of a cloud migration
  • Identify the elements of a successful migration journey
  • Describe the three-phase AWS migration process
  • Summarize the activities and goals of the assess phase
  • Evaluate tools for assessing your organization’s cloud readiness
  • Describe Migration Readiness Assessments (MRAs) and their importance
  • Group Exercise: Assess cloud migration readiness with AWS Cloud Adoption Readiness Tool (CART)
  • Summarize the mobilize phase of the process
  • Discuss the eight unique migration-related workstreams
  • Explain the function of a landing zone
  • Discuss best practices for creating a custom landing zone
  • Describe how you would use AWS Control Tower to create a landing zone
  • Summarize the process of building a landing zone
  • Determine the best multi-account structure, governance policies, and connectivity plan for a landing zone
  • Demonstration: AWS Control Tower
  • Hands-On Lab: Connecting Your On-Premises Network and Directory Services to AWS
  • Explain the activities of the detailed portfolio discovery workstream
  • Describe how to assess an application’s migration readiness
  • Summarize the seven migration strategies
  • Group Exercise: Choose the best strategy (scenario-based)
  • Summarize the various discovery tools available
  • Distinguish which tools are best to use based on scenario
  • Hands-On Lab: Gathering Application Data Necessary for Migration
  • Describe the planning and design process
  • Summarize how to set up a migration factory
  • Choose and finalize an application migration strategy
  • Explain the server migration process
  • Discuss the various migration automation and governance tools available
  • Evaluate server migration tools for compatibility with your environment
  • Hands-On Lab: Migrating an Application to AWS
  • Summarize the significance of database and data migration
  • Discuss the various data migration tools available
  • Hands-On Lab: Migrating an Existing Database to Amazon Aurora
  • Discuss additional migration support options
  • Summarize AWS Managed Services and AWS Marketplace
  • Describe SAP on AWS and services offered for Windows
  • Discuss the process and benefits of integrating, validating, and cutting over applications
  • Identify post-migration opportunities for modernization and optimization
  • Understand cost and security optimization processes
  • Explore tools available to support these processes
  • Hands-On Lab: Optimizing an Application with Amazon S3 and Amazon ECS
  • Summarize operations in the cloud
  • Discuss four functions of operations and their domains
  • Review operations automation and relevant support tools
  • Course review and key takeaways
  • Summarize and reinforce AWS best practices for migrating
  • Hands-On Lab: Automating Application Deployments

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Migrating to AWS (AWSM) Course FAQs

This course is intended for:

  • Solutions architects
  • Software engineers
  • IT project managers
  • Operation leads

Yes! We know your busy work schedule may prevent you from getting to one of our classrooms which is why we offer convenient online training to meet your needs wherever you want. This course is available in class and live online.