Cloud Computing

AWS For Beginners

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About this course

This AWS Course is a comprehensive guide to get people started with Cloud Computing and AWS in particular.We are aware Cloud Computing needs are growing by the hour. Business know for sure the importance of Cloud Computing and the growth in use of the Internet has just confirmed businesses wanting to move to Cloud Platforms. Talking of Cloud Computing, AWS is one of the leading Cloud Service providers in the Public Cloud Domain and is also known as the gold standard of cloud computing. It is a right choice for many wanting to move their business to Cloud or have a career in this domain. In this Course will be covering, Cloud Computing Fundamentals like what is Cloud Computing, its myths, Services Models, Deployment Models.

We would understand what is AWS, its global infrastructure and career opportunities and certifications. We will dive deeper in Core services like Computation, Storage, DevOps, security and others on AWS platform

Skills covered

  • Cloud Computing Fundamentals
  • AWS Fundamentals

Course Syllabus

AWS Tutorial For Beginners

  • Introduction and Why Cloud Computing?
  • What is Cloud Computing?
  • Cloud Service Models
  • Cloud Deployment Models
  • Cloud Computing Myths
  • Cloud Service Providers and What is AWS?
  • AWS Careers
  • AWS Infrastructure
  • AWS Core Domains
  • AWS Management and Free Tier Console
  • AWS Compute Services
  • AWS Compute Services Demo

Course Certificate

Get AWS For Beginners course completion certificate from Great learning which you can share in the Certifications section of your LinkedIn profile, on printed resumes, CVs, or other documents.

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Frequently Asked Questions

General Queries On This Free Course
How do I start learning AWS?

There are many AWS tutorials for beginners for self-learning. But the best free resource to learn AWS is the AWS for beginners course by Great Learning Academy. 


Is AWS good for beginners?

Yes, AWS is one of the most popular cloud computing platforms that is adopted by many big and small enterprises and also allows cloud experts to have a rewarding and fulfilling career.    


What is AWS for beginners?

AWS for beginners is a free AWS course for beginners in the domain provided by Great Learning Academy. It is delivered in the form of 2.5 hours of video content and helps beginners in cloud computing understand the basics and fundamentals of AWS. 


Is AWS Certification for beginners?

Yes, beginners can try for AWS certification, there is no prerequisite for years of experience in AWS certification. 


How long will it take to learn AWS?

If you are a beginner and starting with Great Learning Academy’s free course, then you should be able to understand the fundamentals and basics with the help of the 2.5 hours of video content, plus the time you would need to revise, practise, and master these concepts. 


Is AWS hard to learn?

No, if you are aware of cloud computing basics in general then AWS should not be very hard for you to learn. 


Does AWS require coding?

No, learning and working with AWS does not mandatorily require coding skills. 


Is AWS Certification enough to get a job?

Along with AWS certification, you would also need working knowledge of AWS cloud computing which you can get with prior IT experience or by working on AWS projects for beginners. 


Which AWS certification is most in demand?

AWS Certified Solutions Architect (Associate) is the most demanded AWS certification currently. 


What is the passing score for AWS certification?

750 is the passing scaled score for all AWS Certification exams including Professional-level and Specialty exams. 


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