AWS Migrating to AWS

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3 Days

18 CPD hours


This course is designed to teach you how to:
Explain the various cloud migration strategies
Assess cloud migration readiness
Discover your portfolio and plan for migration
Plan and design your application migration strategy
Perform and validate application migration to the cloud
Optimize your applications and operations after migrating to the cloud


Migrating to AWS focuses on planning and migrating existing workloads to the AWS Cloud. The course covers various cloud migration strategies with a detailed discussion on each phase of the migration process, including portfolio discovery, application migration planning and design, migration execution, and post-migration validation and application optimization. This course is designed for Solutions Architects and Engineers who perform cloud migrations, have an understanding of core AWS services and design patterns covered in Architecting on AWS. This course is also available to IT project managers involved in the planning of those migrations who have completed AWS Technical Essentials

Module 1: Migrating to AWS Overview
  • Migration process 'Mental Model'
  • Cloud Migration Strategies
  • Comparing Cloud Migration Strategies
  • Cloud Center of Excellence (CoE)
  • Cloud Migration Readiness Assessment
  • AWS Cloud Migration Process
  • Group activity: Creating a high-level migration plan
Module 2: Discovery and analysis
  • Migration Process Roadmap
  • AWS Migration Methodology
  • AWS Application Discovery Service
  • Portfolio Analysis
  • Hands-on lab 1: Performing discovery
Module 3: Migration planning and design (part I)
  • AWS Migration Hub
  • Pricing and Availability
  • Process
  • Group activity: Creating a detailed migration plan
Module 3: Migration planning and design (continued)
  • Application migration ordering
  • Application prioritization criteria
  • Defining success criteria
  • Migration methodology
  • Designing for migration
Module 4: Migration, integration, and validation
  • Migration considerations
  • Data migration
  • AWS Snow Services
  • AWS Data Migration Service (DMS)
  • Server migration
  • Demonstration: Server migration service
  • Hands-on lab 2 : Migrating databases to AWS EC2
  • Hands-on lab 3 : Migrating databases to Amazon Aurora
Module 5: Operations and optimization
  • On premises vs. cloud
  • IT operations
  • Optimizing in the AWS Cloud
  • Case study: Optimizing an application
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans AWS Migrating to AWS training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the AWS Migrating to AWS course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

FAQ for the AWS Migrating to AWS Course

Available Delivery Options for the AWS Migrating to AWS training.
  • Live Instructor Led Classroom Online (Live Online)
  • Traditional Instructor Led Classroom (TILT/ILT)
  • Delivery at your offices in London or anywhere in the UK
  • Private dedicated course as works for your staff.
How many CPD hours does the AWS Migrating to AWS training provide?

The 3 day. AWS Migrating to AWS training course give you up to 18 CPD hours/structured learning hours. If you need a letter or certificate in a particular format for your association, organisation or professional body please just ask.

Is the AWS Migrating to AWS training appropriate for someone learning to use AWS in a professional environment?

Yes the AWS Migrating to AWS is appropriate for someone looking to use AWS in a professional workspace or environment. But do make sure to note any prerequisites, read the course outline to ensure it is the right fit for you or your teams requirements and preferences.

What is the correct audience for the AWS Migrating to AWS training?

This course is intended for:
Solutions Architects and Engineers who perform cloud migrations
IT Project Managers who are involved in projects related to migrating existing workloads to the AWS Cloud

Do you provide training for the AWS Migrating to AWS.

Yes we provide corporate training, dedicated training and closed classes for the AWS Migrating to AWS. This can take place anywhere in UK including, England, Scotland, Cymru (Wales) or Northern Ireland or live online allowing you to have your teams from across UK or further afield to attend a single training event saving travel and delivery expenses.

What is the duration of the AWS Migrating to AWS program.

The AWS Migrating to AWS training takes place over 3 day(s), with each day lasting approximately 8 hours including small and lunch breaks to ensure that the delegates get the most out of the day.

Why are Nexus Human the best provider for the AWS Migrating to AWS?
Nexus Human are recognised as one of the best training companies as they and their trainers have won and hold many awards and titles including having previously won the Small Firms Best Trainer award, national training partner of the year for UK on multiple occasions, having trainers in the global top 30 instructor awards in 2012, 2019 and 2021. Nexus Human has also been nominated for the Tech Excellence awards multiple times. Learning Performance institute (LPI) external training provider sponsor 2024.
Is there a discount code for the AWS Migrating to AWS training.

Yes, the discount code PENPAL5 is currently available for the AWS Migrating to AWS training. Other discount codes may also be available but only one discount code or special offer can be used for each booking. This discount code is available for companies and individuals.

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