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AWS Cloud Essentials for Business Leaders - Financial Services

  • Length 1 day
  • Price  NZD 895 exc GST
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Why study this course

Learn the fundamental concepts of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help companies in the financial services industries (FSI) meet business objectives.

It explores the advantages and possibilities of cloud computing in banking, insurance, capital markets, payments, and financial technology. The course addresses concepts such as security, fraud detection, analytics, and compliance to help facilitate discussions with line of business (LOB) professionals and executives.

This course includes presentations, case studies, role play, group exercises, and knowledge checks.

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What you’ll learn

This course is designed to teach participants how to:

  • Explain the role of information technology (IT) in an organisation for business transformation

  • Explain the customer value proposition for using the cloud across industries

  • Define key characteristics of cloud computing

  • Explain the cloud business model

  • Identify key security practices of cloud computing

  • Frame the cloud business value using the Cloud Value Framework

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AWS at Lumify Work

Lumify Work is an official AWS Training Partner for Australia, New Zealand, and the Philippines. Through our Authorised AWS Instructors, we can provide you with a learning path that’s relevant to you and your organisation, so you can get more out of the cloud. We offer virtual and face-to-face classroom-based training to help you build your cloud skills and enable you to achieve industry-recognised AWS Certification.

Who is the course for?

This course is intended for:

  • Line of Business (LoB) owners and executives

Course subjects

Module 1: Course Introduction

Module 2: Information Technology for Business Transformation

  • Role of IT in an organisation for business transformation

  • Brief history of IT

  • Legacy approach to IT

  • What drives customers to move from traditional infrastructure to the cloud

Module 3: Cloud Computing

  • Define cloud computing

  • Key characteristics of cloud technology

  • The cloud business model

  • Key security practices within the cloud

Module 4: Business Value of the Cloud

  • The customer value proposition

  • Identify who is using cloud computing

  • Industry trends

  • Customer examples

Module 5: The Cloud Value Framework

  • Introduction to the Cloud Value Framework

  • Cost Savings

  • Staff Productivity

  • Operational Resilience

  • Business Agility

Module 6: Business Value Activity

  • Using a fictional customer case study, we review and apply lessons learned from the course

Please note: This is an emerging technology course. Course outline is subject to change as needed.


No prior IT experience or cloud experience is required.

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The supply of this course by Lumify Work is governed by the booking terms and conditions. Please read the terms and conditions carefully before enrolling in this course, as enrolment in the course is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.

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