AWS Discovery Day: Strategies and Tools to Perform Large-Scale Migrations

1.5 Hours



Get an official introduction to AWS from one of the only organizations authorized to deliver it

Sunset Learning Institute is an Authorized AWS Training Partner and providing this complimentary 1.5 hour AWS Discovery Day course.  AWS Discovery Day is designed to introduce AWS cloud computing concepts and foundational infrastructure services. The event is particularly relevant for customers who have recently signed up with AWS, or for those who simply want to grasp the basics of the AWS cloud platform. 


July 18
2:00pm-3:30pm EST

course details

Course Overview:

Learn about the AWS strategy and best practices for performing large-scale cloud migrations. Built from the experiences of helping hundreds of enterprise organizations move to the cloud, these proven techniques and tools will help accelerate your successful journey to the AWS Cloud.

By attending this event, you will learn how to:

  • Describe the primary drivers for moving to the AWS Cloud
  • Describe the migration process
  • Explain the Migration Readiness Assessment
  • Describe the Migration Readiness and Planning process
  • Describe the common application migration strategies
  • List AWS tools and services that can accelerate the migration process


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This course is intended for:

  • IT business decision-makers

  • Individuals who seek an overall understanding of migrating to the cloud

Course Outline:

Section 1: Migration Overview

  • Common migration drivers
    Potential barriers to cloud adoption
  • Elements of a successful journey
  • The migration process
    Stages of adoption

Section 2: Migration Readiness and Assessment (MRA)

  • Overview
  • AWS Cloud Adoption Framework
  • What is the MRA?
  • Why do an MRA?
  • When to do an MRA?
  • How to do an MRA?

Section 3: Migration Readiness & Planning (MRP)

  • When to do an MRP?
  • Discovery & planning
  • Picking a portfolio discovery tool
  • Landing zone
  • Center of excellence
  • Migration business case
  • Migration plan
  • Migration expertise
  • Operating model
  • Security and compliance
  • Shared responsibility model

Section 4: Lessons learned and suggested resources

  • Business justification
  • Migration strategies
  • Typical project profile
  • Suggested resources

AWS Training at Sunset Learning Institute

When you choose Sunset Learning Institute (SLI) for your AWS training you will know that you are gaining a trusted partner to guide you down your learning journey to success.  

You will have access to authorized AWS curriculum, a personalized learning journey built and customized to the needs of you and your team, convenient Instructor-Led Training (ILT) training options, and the ROI of being confident in your skills and innovate faster!


Registration for this event is required, so please submit your details to secure your place.

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