This is a new meetup group focusing on Dallas AWS Certification. They will be meeting at Starbucks at 6205 Coit Road in Plano.
Please RSVP at Dallas AWS Certification Study Group
We will go over briefly over the following concepts
how to configure and troubleshoot a VPC inside and out, including basic IP subnetting. VPC is arguably one of the more complex components of AWS and you cannot pass this exam without a thorough understanding of it.
the difference in use cases between Simple Workflow (SWF), Simple Queue Services (SQS), and Simple Notification Services (SNS).
how an Elastic Load Balancer (ELB) interacts with auto-scaling groups in a high-availability deployment.
how to properly secure a S3 bucket in different usage scenarios
when it would be appropriate to use either EBS-backed or ephemeral instances.
a basic understanding of CloudFormation.
how to properly use various EBS volume configurations and snapshots to optimize I/O performance and data durability.