Adam Raffe Cloud, Data Centre & Networking

AWS Fundamentals

Here is a consolidated list of blog entries in the AWS Fundamentals series:

Part 1: AWS Overview – Introduces AWS and discusses fundamental concepts such as regions and availability zones.

Part 2: Accounts, Billing, Organisations and ARNs - get up and running with an AWS account, view billing information and how to manage multiple accounts using Organisations.

Part 3: Interacting with AWS - using the console, AWS CLI and SDKs.

Part 4: Identity & Access Management (IAM) - get up to speed with the AWS identity and authentication service.

Part 5: Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) - EC2 is the AWS service for running virtual machines in the cloud. This post covers the basics of EC2.

Part 6: Advanced EC2 - some more advanced EC2 concepts including Auto Scaling, Metadata and Systems Manager.

Part 7: Networking - don’t know your VPCs from your IGWs? This post is for you.

Part 8: Simple Storage Service (S3) - read up on Amazon’s object storage service in the cloud.

Part 9: Elastic Block Store - EBS is the AWS block storage service.

Part 10: Using the AWS CLI - find out more about using the CLI to more quickly and reliably access your AWS services.

Part 11: AWS Cloudformation - learn how to use infrastructure as code to deploy your resources inside AWS.