What does Netflix, Expedia, and UK Ministry of Justice have in common? They are all utilizing AWS to provide resources for their IT infrastructures. How do big organizations and companies utilize AWS to cut costs and optimize their technologies?
- [Instructor] So you get it,…Amazon Web Services is a pretty big deal…and a lot of companies use the platform…to serve their computational, storage,…hosting and IT infrastructure needs.…AWS has more than a million active customers…ranging from AirBNB to General Electric.…Let's see how various companies are using AWS…to power their infrastructure…to work for them in the background…so they can focus more on growing their businesses.…
Utilizing the hybrid cloud deployment model,…Comcast built an app for Xfinity service…that links AWS cloud…and their on-premises data center seamlessly.…Comcast is the world's largest cable company…and thanks to having the hybrid environment,…they are able to deeply features to Xfinity X1…several times a week instead of every 12 to 18 months,…which was the timeline in their old architecture.…Expedia, your friendly travel companion…is in the process of migrating 80%…of it's mission critical apps to AWS…within the next few years.…
Expedia provides travel-related services through Expedia.com…
Note: This course also maps to the Cloud Concepts module of the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. Taking all four courses in the Introduction to AWS for Non-Engineers series will help you prepare for the exam.
- What is cloud computing?
- Cloud computing models
- Cloud computing deployments
- Amazon Web Services basics
- Creating an AWS account
- Using AWS Free Tier
- Becoming AWS certified