AWS DevOps Engineer Professional 2021: System Monitoring in AWS

Amazon Web Services 2022    |    Intermediate
  • 11 Videos | 1h 4m 39s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
Cloud services contain many different technologies working together. These technologies need to be monitored effectively for the entire system to be healthy. Today's IT professional needs to know how to monitor a system in AWS using the correct approaches and tools. In this course, you will learn best practices for monitoring in AWS. Explore the importance of monitoring service metrics using AWS X-Ray and how to use the AWS Config service and config rules for configuration monitoring. Learn how AWS Inspector monitors the environment state to keep the environment healthy. See how to analyze system metrics with AWS Metric Explorer and test an API in AWS. Learn about container monitoring and some of the benefits and challenges of monitoring containers. Finally, discover how automated and manual monitoring can be used together to ensure the health of a system. This course is part of a collection of courses that prepares you for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional (DOP-C01) certification exam, covering objectives from Domain 3 of the exam topics.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    identify the best practices of monitoring in AWS
    describe the functionality of AWS X-Ray for monitoring service metrics and the advantages of monitoring service metrics
    describe how AWS Config managed configuration via config rules
    describe how to manage environment state using AWS Inspector
    recognize how AWS Metric Explorer gives you insight into system metrics
  • test an API in AWS and recognize strategies for testing APIs
    describe the fundamentals of monitoring containers
    describe the benefits and challenges of monitoring containers
    recognize the need for both automated and manual monitoring in distributed systems and describe a balance between the two
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    Course Overview
    2m 27s
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    AWS Monitoring Best Practices
    8m 41s
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    AWS X-Ray for Monitoring Service Metrics
    6m 53s
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    AWS Config and Config Rules
    5m 32s
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    AWS Inspector for Managing Environment State
    5m 15s
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    Managing Metrics with AWS Metric Explorer
    7m 19s
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    Testing an API in AWS
    6m 12s
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    The Fundamentals of Container Monitoring
    5m 42s
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    The Benefits and Challenges of Container Monitoring
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    Balancing Automated and Manual Monitoring
    9m 27s
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    Course Summary
    1m

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