Cloud Computing and Visualisation Category Banner Image

Networking Essentials for Cloud Applications on AWS

  • Length 1 day
  • Price  NZD 850 exc GST
Course overview
View dates &
book now

Why study this course

This one-day course provides a comprehensive understanding of networking concepts and services within the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud environment. Designed for novice and experienced networking engineers, this course covers essential topics, best practices, and hands-on labs. Its purpose is to equip learners with the knowledge and skills that are required to design, configure, and optimise network infrastructure on AWS.

This course includes presentations, demonstrations, knowledge checks, and three hands-on labs that revolve around a use case story.

Request Course Information

What you’ll learn

This course is designed to teach participants how to:

  • Design a networking infrastructure for a scalable production application, considering design trade-offs between different networking services.

  • Configure networking services for a highly available, resilient, and scalable application.

  • Implement the networking infrastructure according to evolving business requirements.

  • Implement networking best practices to align towards AWS Well-Architected Framework.

AWS Partner Logo - Advanced Tier

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:

  • Newly hired cloud engineers

  • On-premises IT engineers

  • Cloud architects

  • Cloud engineers

  • Network engineers

Course subjects

Module 0: Course Introduction

  • Introductions

  • Course overview

  • Use case introduction

Module 1: Networking on AWS

  • IP addressing

  • Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) fundamentals

  • Subnets

  • Amazon VPC IP Address Manager (IPAM)

  • Elastic Network Interfaces

  • Elastic IP addressing

  • Route table

  • Internet and NAT gateways

  • Basic traffic filtering mechanisms for a VPC

  • Knowledge check

Module 2: Load Balancing and Scaling on AWS

  • Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)

  • Cross-zone load balancing

  • Auto Scaling group (ASG) basics

  • Knowledge check

  • Use case part one

  • Hands-on lab: Building a Multi-Availability Zone VPC Architecture

Module 3: VPC Interconnectivity and Content Delivery

  • VPC interconnectivity

  • VPC peering

  • VPC Transit Gateway

  • VPC endpoints

  • Edge locations

  • AWS Global Accelerator

  • Knowledge check

  • Use case part two

  • Hands-on lab: Accelerating Performance with Amazon CloudFront

Module 4: High Availability with Amazon Route 53

  • Amazon Route 53

  • Knowledge check

  • Use case part three

  • Hands-on lab: Achieving Fault Tolerance and Global Traffic Optimisation

Module 5: Course Wrap-Up

  • Course reflection

  • Use case labs recap

  • Use case conclusion

  • Course feedback survey

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


We recommend that attendees of this course have:

Terms & Conditions

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.

Request Course Information

Personalise your schedule with Lumify USchedule

Interested in a course that we have not yet scheduled? Get in touch, and ask for your preferred date and time. We can work together to make it happen.