1.3 Value of Learning AWS

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Time
3 hours 27 minutes
Difficulty
Beginner
CEU/CPE
4
Video Transcription
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the AWS cloud value Proposition
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N. W s Cloud Computing makes it very easy
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by a Web interface. A P I
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or command line interface Toe access resource is such a servers,
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storage or databases, while the underlying network and hardware is owned to maintain
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by the cloud service provider,
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whether it's Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure. Or, of course, my favorite Amazon Web service is.
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So what are the benefits of AWS Cloud computing?
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Most of us are using cloud computing right now without realizing it.
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Whether we're sending email, streaming TV or movies or even playing online games, Thes service's are likely being delivered to us via cloud computing.
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Now
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let's say that you were going to start a new online business.
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What could a W s cloud do for you?
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The cost savings
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AWS Cloud Computing drastically reduces or even eliminates the capital expense of purchasing hardware,
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software
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racking service and all of the associated costs of running a data center.
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Global scale
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and business can easily deploy Resource is to the right region in minutes, with literally just a few clicks of a mouse.
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Productivity
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staging a data center would typically require tons of manual labor such as racking and stacking hardware cabling and a myriad of other time consuming task.
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Cloud computing eliminates many of these chores so that I T teams can focus on higher priority goals,
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increased speed and agility.
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Since most cloud service is our provided on demand,
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I t resource is maybe only a few clicks away.
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This provides businesses with tremendous flexibility and reduces time to market from perhaps weeks, two hours.
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Security
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with cloud service. Is there usually a broad set of technologies, controls and policies that may instantly increase your businesses? Security posture
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Examples are Web application firewalls
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and access control policies that could be configured on the fly
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performance
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when using cloud computing service is a business may benefit from the aggregation of the latest generation of computing hardware running globally in state of the art data centers.
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The sheer number of users utilizing cloud service is helps to deliver lower costs and pay as you go computing.
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Although Amazon Web service is
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is only slightly more than a decade old,
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it's already being fully embraced from the tiniest startups to the largest global corporations and government organizations.
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Whether you are testing and building applications,
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analyzing large amounts of data,
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streaming video or even delivering software on demand. A W S provides all the building blocks to turn your vision into reality.
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The AWS
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Global Infrastructure Overview.
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As of the production of this video,
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the Amazon Web service is global infrastructure, or cloud is located in 18 geographical regions and both 55 availability zones.
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The AWS global footprint is built upon what Amazon calls regions
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and availability zones.
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In Amazon. Web service is lingo. A region provides several physically isolated availability zones that are connected by a high throughput, redundant, low latent see networking
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availability zones provide A W S customers with the tools and resource is to make all of their applications databases and compute resource is faster,
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more efficient, reliable and scalable.
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All ES W s regions are totally isolated from other AWS regions to provide high availability.
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AWS has also announced plans to add five more regions and 15 new availability zones in Bahrain.
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Cape Town,
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Hong Kong as they are
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stock home
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and an additional go clout region in the United States
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