Course Overview

Migrating to AWS discusses how to plan and successfully migrate existing workloads to the AWS Cloud. The course focuses on the various cloud migration strategies with a detailed discussion on each phase of the migration process, including portfolio discovery, application migration planning and design, migration execution, and post-migration validation and application optimization. This course includes hands-on labs, group activities, and case studies to help reinforce the concepts learned.

2 days
  • This course teaches you how to:

    • Explain the various cloud migration strategies.
    • Assess cloud migration readiness.
    • Discover your portfolio and plan for migration.
    • Plan and design your application migration strategy.
    • Perform and validate application migration to the cloud.
    • Optimize your applications and operations after migrating to the cloud.
  • This course covers the following concepts:

    Note: Course outline may vary slightly based on the regional location and/or language in which the class is delivered.

    Day 1

    • Migrating to AWS – An Overview
    • Discovery, Analysis, and Planning
    • Migration Planning and Design

    Day 2

    • Migration, Integration, and Validation
    • Optimizing Applications and Operating in the AWS Cloud
  • We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

    • For IT project managers – courses taken: AWS Technical Essentials
    • For IT professionals – courses taken: Architecting on AWS
    • Certifications achieved (optional): AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
    • Familiarity with enterprise IT infrastructure (hardware and software)
  • This course is intended for:

    • Solutions architects and engineers who perform cloud migrations and have completed AWS Technical Essentials or Architecting on AWS
    • IT Project Managers who are involved in projects related to migrating existing workloads to the AWS Cloud and have completed AWS Technical Essentials or Architecting on AWS
    • Individuals who are part of an organization’s cloud Center of Excellence (CoE)