Currently, there are almost two dozen groups of services available for use on AWS. Learn about some of the most popular groups of services, like AWS Compute Services, Storage, and Database.
- [Instructor] When you sign up…for an Amazon Web Services account,…you gain instant access…to dozens of cloud computing products.…AWS calls these product services…and puts them into different categories called groups.…These groups can range from compute…to analytics to game development.…In total, there are 23 groups with anywhere…from one to over a dozen services under them.…Some of the most popular groups of services in AWS…are compute, storage and database groups.…
Let's take a look at each of these three service groups…to see what they can do.…Compute services provide virtual server hosting,…container management and serverless computing.…You can set code to run to certain triggers using Lambda,…run virtual machines using elastic compute cloud or EC2,…quickly set up in one small website using lightsale…or create a unit of software to ship out to your users…using elastic container service or ECS.…
Compute services are backbones of cloud computing platforms…as they provide the much coveted computing resources…
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