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Storage & CDN

6 Labs · 54 Credits · 4h 30m

Service Area 16 storage   cdn option 02

The labs in this Quest are designed to give you hands on experience with: creating, managing, and sharing content from buckets in S3; setting up and managing the distribution of streaming and static content with CloudFront; and understanding how to create and attach storage volumes to EC2 instances with EBS.

Working with Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS)

This lab focuses on Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS), a key underlying storage mechanism for Amazon EC2 instances. In this lab, you will learn how to create an EBS volume, attach it to an instance, apply a file system to the volume, and then take a snapshot backup. To successfully complete this lab, you should be familiar with basic Amazon EC2 usage and with basic Linux server administration. You should feel comfortable using the Linux command-line tools.

Icon  fundamental Fundamental 8 积分 25 Minutes

Using Open Data with Amazon S3

This lab demonstrates how to upload data to Amazon S3 and make it available for anyone to access via a web browser. You will learn how to create an Amazon S3 bucket, configure it to host a website, upload objects to it, and use JavaScript to display those objects on a web page. Along the way, you’ll learn some best practices for creating open data. At the end of this lab you will have deployed a simple web site that makes data easy to access and provides basic documentation of the data.

Icon  fundamental Fundamental 8 积分 35 Minutes

Working with Amazon CloudFront for Dynamic Content Acceleration

This lab demonstrates how to start distributing a dynamic website using Amazon CloudFronts global network of edge locations. You will run a dynamic forum website using BitNami phpBB in Amazon EC2. Then you will create a CloudFront web distribution to deliver and receive your static and dynamic content from AWS edge locations. The majority of this lab will focus on creating a CloudFront distribution with the AWS Management Console, and then will examine the features of CloudFront that enable different types of dynamic content to be accelerated to the end user.

Icon  advanced advanced 10 积分 1 Hour

Caching Static Files with Amazon CloudFront

This lab demonstrates how to start distributing your web content with Amazon CloudFront by taking a simple static website in Amazon S3 and integrating it with Amazon CloudFront to deliver your website content from AWS edge locations. The majority of this lab will focus on creating an Amazon CloudFront distribution with the AWS Management Console, and then adapting the existing web pages to use Amazon CloudFront.

Icon  advanced advanced 10 积分 30 Minutes

使用 Amazon S3 托管 WordPress 网站

本实验将演示如何使用 Amazon S3 来托管 Wordpress 博客。要成功完成本练习,您应熟悉基本的网站概念。本实验的内容包括在 AWS 上创建 WordPress 博客并进行部分管理、AWS 管理控制台的使用以及创建并操作 Amazon S3 静态网站。

Icon  fundamental fundamental 8 积分 45 Minutes

Streaming Dynamic Content using Amazon CloudFront

This lab demonstrates how to use Amazon CloudFront to deliver a dynamic, multiple bit-rate media stream to a connected device using Apple’s HLS (HTTP Live Streaming) protocol. The stream can also be played on any browser which supports the HLS protocol. In this lab, you also use Amazon Elastic Transcoder to convert a source video into multiple bit-rate files that will be delivered using CloudFront.

Icon  advanced advanced 10 积分 50 Minutes