10000 feet overview

10000 Feet Overview

  • AWS Global Infrastructure
  • Networking and Content Delivery
  • Compute
  • Storage
  • Databases
  • Security and Identity
  • Management Tools
  • Desktop & App Streaming
  • Messaging

AWS Global Infrastructure***

  • Region: Geographical Area
  • Availability Zones: Datacenter
  • Edge location: CDN Endpoints for Cloud front

Region is a collection of Availability zones

Network and Content Delivery***

  • VPC
  • Route53 – DNS Service
  • Cloud Front – Content Delivery Network (Collection of edge locations)

Compute***

  • EC2 – Virtual Machine
  • EC2 Container Service – Container Management
  • Elastic Beanstalk – Just code
  • Lambda – Server less. Code
  • LightSail –

Storage***

  • S3 – Object based storage: files Not for installing OS, Database etc.
  • Glacier – Archive files from S3. Low cost
  • EFS Elastic file service – Block based storage. Install OS, App, Databases etc
  • Storage Gateway – OnPrem VM to connect AWS S3 and on prem Storage

EBS – virtual disk attach to VM

Database***

  • RDS Relational Database Service – MySQL, SQL, Oracle etc
  • Dynamo DB – no relational database
  • Redshift – Data warehousing
  • Elastic Cache – Cache service in AWS

Migration

  • Snowball – OnPrem appliance to move Storage from On Prem to AWS (import/export ->Disks)
  • DMS Database migration Service – Migrate data from onprem to AWS without downtime. Oracle to Aurora
  • SMS Server migration service – Migrate VMS to AWS. Replicate to AWS

Analytics

  • Athena – Run SQL queries on S3 ( csv, json etc)
  • Elastic Map Reduce – Big data processing. To process large amounts of data
  • Cloud Search – Fully Managed searching service to create search engine for website or applications
  • Elastic Search – Open source searching service to create search engine for website or applications
  • Kinesis – streaming and analyzing real time data
  • Data pipeline – Data from S3 to Dynamo DB or viceversa
  • Quick sight – Analyze data in AWS and create visual dashboard

Security and Identity***

  • IAM Identity Access Management – Authentication to AWS, create users and groups
  • Inspector – security agent on VMs
  • Certificate Manager – Free ssl certificates for your domains
  • Directory Service – Connect AD to AWS
  • WAF Web application firewall – Application level protection to web application ( protection from SQL Injection,etc)
  • Artifacts – Compliance documents

Management Tools***

  • Cloudwatch – Monitor performance of AWS (CPU, RAM , Disk utilization etc)
  • CloudFormation – Infrastructure as code. Cloud formation template document
  • CloudTrail – Audit changes to AWS environment
  • OpsWorks – Automatic deployment using chef
  • Config – monitors and alerts
  • Trusted Advisor – Scan AWS environment and provide tips to optimize cost , performance

Application Services

  • Step Functions – Visualize application
  • Simple workflow service – Orchestration service
  • API Gateway – Create APIs for business logic
  • AppStream – streaming desktop applications to users
  • Elastic Transcorder – Converts video to multiple formats depends on device

Developer Tools

  • CodeCommit
  • CodeBuild
  • CodeDeploy
  • Code Pipeline

Mobile Services

  • Mobile Hub – Own console for mobile apps
  • Cognito –
  • Device Farm – Testing service on devices
  • Mobile Analytics
  • Pinpoint

Business Productivity

  • Workdocs
  • Workmail

Internet of Things

  • Iot

Desktop & App Streamin***

  • Workspaces – VDI
  • Appstream 2.0

Artificial Intelligence

  • Alexa – Voice service
  • Polly – Text into speech service
  • Machine Learning
  • Rekognition

Messaging ***

  • Simple Notification Service SNS
  • Simple Queue Service SQS – Queue system
  • Simple eMail Service – sending and receiving emails

Storage Options and Use cases
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