AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty

Hours: 60 / Access Length: 12 Months / Delivery: Online, Self-Paced
Retail Price: $850.00

Course Overview:

AWS Advanced Networking is a globally acknowledged certification targeted at professionals looking forward to a career in networking. The AWS ANS-C00 certification validates the skills of network practitioners in designing, developing, and deploying cloud-based solutions using AWS, implementing core AWS services according to basic architecture best practices, designing and maintaining network architecture for all AWS services.

This course prepares a student to take the AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty certification exam.

Course Outline:

Chapter 1: Introduction
  • What Does this Course Cover?
  • Exam Objectives
  • Objective Map
Chapter 2: Introduction to Advanced Networking
  • AWS Global Infrastructure
  • Amazon Virtual Private Cloud
  • AWS Networking Services
  • Summary
  • Resources to Review
  • Exam Essentials
  • Exercise
Chapter 3: Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) and Networking Fundamentals
  • Introduction to Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)
  • Subnets
  • Route Tables
  • IP Addressing
  • Security Groups
  • Network Access Control Lists (ACLs)
  • Internet Gateways
  • Network Address Translation (NAT) Instances and NAT Gateways
  • Egress-Only Internet Gateways (EIGWs)
  • Virtual Private Gateways (VGWs), Customer Gateways, and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
  • VPC Endpoints
  • VPC Peering
  • Placement Groups
  • Elastic Network Interfaces
  • Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) Option Sets
  • Amazon Domain Name Service (DNS) Server
  • VPC Flow Logs
  • Summary
  • Resources to Review
  • Exam Essentials
  • Exercises
Chapter 4: Advanced Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)
  • VPC Endpoints
  • VPC Endpoint Overview
  • Gateway VPC Endpoints
  • Interface VPC Endpoints
  • Transitive Routing
  • IP Addressing Features
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 5: Virtual Private Networks
  • Introduction to Virtual Private Networks
  • Site-to-Site VPN
  • Client-to-Site VPN
  • Design Patterns
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 6: AWS Direct Connect
  • What Is AWS Direct Connect?
  • Physical Connectivity
  • Logical Connectivity
  • Resilient Connectivity
  • Billing
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 7: Domain Name System and Load Balancing
  • Introduction to Domain Name System and Load Balancing
  • Domain Name System
  • Amazon EC2 DNS Service
  • Amazon Route 53
  • Elastic Load Balancing
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 8: Amazon CloudFront
  • Introduction to Amazon CloudFront
  • Content Delivery Network Overview
  • The AWS CDN: Amazon CloudFront
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 9: Network Security
  • Governance
  • Data Flow Security
  • AWS Security Services
  • Detection and Response
  • Summary
  • Resources to Review
  • Exam Essentials
  • Exercises
Chapter 10: Network Performance
  • Network Performance Basics
  • Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) Instance Networking Features
  • Optimizing Performance
  • Example Applications
  • Performance Testing
  • Summary
  • Resources to Review
  • Exam Essentials
  • Exercises
Chapter 11: Automation
  • Introduction to Network Automation
  • Infrastructure as Code
  • Network Monitoring Tools
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 12: Service Requirements
  • Introduction to Service Requirements
  • The Elastic Network Interface
  • AWS Cloud Services and Their Network Requirements
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 13: Hybrid Architectures
  • Introduction to Hybrid Architectures
  • Application Architectures
  • Access VPC Endpoints and Customer-Hosted Endpoints over AWS Direct Connect
  • Use of Transitive Routing in Hybrid IT
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 14: Network Troubleshooting
  • Introduction to Network Troubleshooting
  • Methodology for Troubleshooting
  • Network Troubleshooting Tools
  • Troubleshooting Common Scenarios
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 15: Billing
  • Billing Overview
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 16: Risk and Compliance
  • It All Begins with Threat Modeling
  • Ownership Model and the Role of Network Management
  • Controlling Access to AWS
  • Encryption Options
  • Network Activity Monitoring
  • Malicious Activity Detection
  • Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Resources to Review
  • Exercises
Chapter 17: Scenarios and Reference Architectures
  • Introduction to Scenarios and Reference Architectures
  • Hybrid Networking Scenario
  • Multi-Location Resiliency
  • Summary
  • Resources to Review
  • Exam Essentials
  • Exercises

All necessary course materials are included.

Certification(s):

This course prepares a student to take the AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty certification exam.


System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.

Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
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**Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated.**