Learn about the geographical areas of the world where the AWS cloud is hosted and how regions are divided up.
- [Instructor] When you're working at AWS … you're going to be working in a particular AWS region. … These are geographical locations, … so think of where you are as you're watching this video. … Perhaps Amazon is actually having resources … in your area of the world, or maybe it's where you work. … Maybe it's where you're supposed to work … when you move into the Cloud. … So regions end up being a very important decision. … At the time you're watching this video … there's at least 20 regions available. … There could be more. … There is also government regions, called GovCloud, … and the expansion from Amazon's point of view … is unrelenting and just keeps on going. … So what about these regions, let's dig in a bit. … First of all, regions are physically separated … from each other. … So the region in northern Virginia … is separated from the region in Canada, and so on. … So we have physical separation, … but this independence of a region … doesn't have to remain. … You might find over time that you want …
- Creating a VPC
- Creating subnets
- Default and custom route tables
- IP addressing
- Creating security groups
- Configuring an internet gateway
- Peering VPCs together
- Sharing VPC resources
- Creating flow logs for monitoring
- Controlling access with IAM roles
- Dedicated tenancy
- Using automation for compliance
Skill Level Intermediate
What you should know2m 7s
1. VPC Architecture
2. Creating VPCs
3. Creating Subnets
4. IP Addressing
5. VPC Security
6. VPC Public Connectivity
7. VPC Private Connectivity
8. VPC Compliance
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