Wednesday 10/20/21 Cloud/AWS study update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, learn.cantrill.io, 45 minutes: ‘Containers and ECS’ section: ‘ECS-Concepts’, ‘ECS-Cluster Mode’, ‘[DEMO] Deploying “Container of Cats” using Fargate’ The last two days have found me in completely new territory. Though it has all been new, the other parts of AWS (IAM, S3, VPC, EC2) that I have learned about I couldContinue reading “Wednesday 10/20/21 Cloud/AWS study update”

Tuesday 10/19/21 AWS/Cloud study update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, learn.cantrill.io, 75minutes ‘Containers and ECS’ section: ‘Introduction to Containers’, ‘[DEMO] Creating ‘container of cats’ Docker image Today I finally got hands on with Docker and also created an account in Dockerhub. I really enjoyed learning about containers and how they are different from virtual machines. Prior to this I hadContinue reading “Tuesday 10/19/21 AWS/Cloud study update”

Monday 10/18/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 course, learn.cantrill.io, 60 minutes: Sections: ‘[UPDATE2021] Instance Status Checks and Auto-Recovery’, ‘[DEMO] Shutdown, Terminate, and Terminate Protection’, ‘Horizontal and Vertical Scaling’, ‘[UPDATE 2021] Instance Metadata [Theory and Demo]’ Going into detail about system and instance status checks was really interesting. System status checks verify things like system power, network connectivity, and softwareContinue reading “Monday 10/18/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update”

Saturday 10/16/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 60 minutes, learn.cantrill.io: Sections: ‘AMI’, ‘[DEMO] Creating and Animals4life AMI’ parts one and two, ‘Instance Billing Models’ Learning about AMI’s was interesting, how they are containers used to create instances from EBS snapshots, how they are available in one region but can be copied between regions. The ability to createContinue reading “Saturday 10/16/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update”

Wednesday 10/13/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 course, https://learn.cantrill.io/, 90 minutes: ‘[Theory] and [Demo] EBS encryption’, ‘Network Interfaces, Instance IPs, and DNS’, and ‘Manual Install of ECS’ parts one and two. Reviewing how KMS interacts with the EC2 instance to encrypt data at rest and how from the operating system perspective there is no encryption; going through the demoContinue reading “Wednesday 10/13/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update”

Tuesday 10/12/21 AWS/Cloud study update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 course, 75 minutes: ‘[DEMO] EBS, Snapshots, and Instance Store volumes part one’ to ‘[DEMO] EBS, Snapshots, and Instance Store volumes part 2’ Having spent the last couple of days rewatching and reflecting on EC2 and EBS fundamentals, implementing this information in the demo lessons was a great experience. To help this informationContinue reading “Tuesday 10/12/21 AWS/Cloud study update”

Monday 10/11/21 AWS/Cloud study update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 30 minutes: ‘Storage refresher’ section through ‘Snapshots, Restore, and Fast Snapshots Restore’ section. Tonight’s session was rather short, because of time constraints of a practical nature. For now I have decided to forego taking notes and utilize extreme focus and 2x playback combined with multiple repetitions and some reflection. IContinue reading “Monday 10/11/21 AWS/Cloud study update”

Thursday 10/7/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02, 60 minutes: ‘Storage Refresher’ section to ‘EBS Volume Types- HDD’ section. This is a second go through the EC2 section and I am not sure how I feel about taking notes at this point. I am thinking about taking notes on the listed bullet points and just watching through the video contentContinue reading “Thursday 10/7/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update”

Wednesday 10/6/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 course, 60 minutes: ‘Virtualization’ through ‘[Demo] EC2 SSH vs EC2 Instance connect’ Now that I have finished my focused-but-quick watchthrough of all the videos in this section, I am going back through to take notes and start implementing the demos. As I was working through the material, I started thinking long term,Continue reading “Wednesday 10/6/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update”

Tuesday 10/5/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 program, 75 minutes: learn.cantrill.io ‘[Theory] & [Demo] EBS Encryption’ to ‘Instance Metadata [Theory & Demo]’ This brings me to the end of the video lessons for the EC2 section. So now I can process the first go through of the entire section. Starting on Wednesday I will be creating bullet points forContinue reading “Tuesday 10/5/21 AWS/Cloud Study Update”