Data Warehousing on AWS

Data Warehousing on AWS introduces you to concepts, strategies, and best practices for designing a cloud-based data warehousing solution using Amazon Redshift, the petabyte-scale data warehouse in AWS. This course demonstrates how to collect, store, and prepare data for the data warehouse by using other AWS services such as Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon EMR, Amazon Kinesis, and Amazon S3. Additionally, this course demonstrates how to use Amazon QuickSight to perform analysis on your data.

Intended Audience

This course is intended for:

  • Database architects
  • Database administrators
  • Database developers
  • Data analysts and scientists

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Courses taken: AWS Technical Essentials (or equivalent experience with AWS)
  • Familiarity with relational databases and database design concepts

Delivery Method

This course is delivered through a mix of:

  • Instructor-Led Training (ILT)
  • Hands-On Labs

Hands-On Activity

This course allows you to test new skills and apply knowledge to your working environment through a variety of practical exercises.

Duration

3 days

Course Outline

This course covers the following concepts:

Day 1

  • Course Introduction
  • Introduction to Data Warehousing
  • Introduction to Amazon Redshift
  • Understanding Amazon Redshift Components and Resources
  • Launching an Amazon Redshift Cluster