[Lynda] AWS for DevOps: Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging
AWS for DevOps: Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging

AWS for DevOps: Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging

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Course Description

Enhance your development operations by learning how to work with monitoring tools from Amazon for services and applications. In this course, Lynn Langit explains how to use practical and applicable tools, techniques, and strategies for instrumenting your production AWS applications. She shows how to use product consoles, such as EC2, S3, and RDS. She also discusses and demonstrates using services—such as CloudTrail, CloudFormation, and the newly-announced X-Ray—for monitoring, gathering key metrics, and logging your application's output. Plus, she covers AWS scripting tools, such as the AWS CLI. This course maps to the Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging domain from the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional exam.

What you will learn

Understanding approaches to monitoring Matching business application priorities to monitoring approaches Tools for monitoring and logging Monitoring core AWS Services Using CloudFormation templates Monitoring S3, EC2, Lambda, RDS, Kinesis, and EMR Using core AWS tools for metrics and logging Using AWS services for advanced monitoring

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction

Section 2: 1. Monitoring Approaches

Section 3: 2. Monitoring Core AWS Services

Section 4: 3. Core AWS Tools for Metrics and Logging

Section 5: 4. Using AWS Services for Advanced Monitoring

Section 6: 5. Advanced and Third-Party Tools

Section 7: 6. Application Monitoring

Section 8: Conclusion