Working with Amazon DynamoDB: Getting Started with DynamoDB

AWS DynamoDB    |    Beginner
  • 14 Videos | 1h 46m 58s
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Data has expanded in every domain, and being able to store and query this data efficiently is what separates great organizations from their competitors. The category of NoSQL databases has gained popularity, due in part to their simple and easy-to-understand forms. Through this course, learn how to get started with Amazon DynamoDB. Explore NoSQL, key-value, and document databases and the features of Amazon DynamoDB. Next, learn best practices for using DynamoDB and how to create a DynamoDB table and populate it with data. Finally, discover ways to interact with the data in a DynamoDB table and how to install and use the AWS CLI. Upon completion, you'll be able to perform basic operations with Amazon DynamoDB.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    outline the limitations of SQL databases and how NoSQL systems address their drawbacks
    list the similarities and differences between key-value and document stores
    identify the different features and use cases of DynamoDB
    outline the different consistency levels for data access in DynamoDB
    set up your DynamoDB tables to minimize access costs and improve user performance
    create a DynamoDB table and view its configurations
  • add multiple rows to a DynamoDB table and update them
    perform queries and run scans on your table's items from the AWS console
    run SQL-like queries against your DynamoDB items with the PartiQL editor
    create an IAM user and download and install the AWS CLI
    execute simple DynamoDB operations using the AWS CLI
    use the built-in shell available in AWS to interact with a DynamoDB table
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Course Overview
    2m 31s
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    2. 
    The Need for NoSQL Databases
    12m 39s
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    Key-Value and Document Stores
    9m 5s
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    DynamoDB
    10m 40s
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    Consistency Modes in DynamoDB
    7m 40s
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    6. 
    Getting the Best from DynamoDB
    7m 57s
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    Creating a DynamoDB Table
    9m 29s
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    Adding Items to a Table
    10m 19s
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    Accessing Items from the Web UI
    5m 16s
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    Querying Items with the PartiQL Editor
    6m 15s
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    Setting Up an AWS User and Installing the AWS CLI
    9m 10s
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    Executing DynamoDB Commands with the AWS CLI
    6m 55s
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    Running CLI Commands from the AWS CloudShell
    5m 33s
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    14. 
    Course Summary
    3m 31s

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