About the course
Write complete AWS CloudFormation templates using YAML. Learn all the recent CloudFormation features
AWS CloudFormation is the best way to write, deploy and maintain your AWS infrastructure. It helps you create efficient solution architectures, all self-contained in one file. It supports most of the AWS services, and is the safest way to make your AWS infrastructure evolve over time. Thanks to YAML, writing AWS CloudFormation templates has become extremely easy and natural. AWS CloudFormation is powerful and supports parameters, mappings, resources, references, cross-stack references, conditions, outputs, metadata, and so much more!
Style and Approach
This course assumes you know how to use the AWS Cloud. It will help you transform your solution architecting skills into CloudFormation templates.
What You Will Learn
- Master all CloudFormation concepts.
- Practice learnings with hands-on examples.
- Learn how to use YAML to write the CloudFormation templates.
- Write your infrastructure as code.
- Launch several templates.
- Complete a walkthrough of CloudFormation Init Metadata.
- Advanced concepts overview
Stéphane Maarek is a solutions architect, consultant and software developer that has a particular interest in all things related to big data and analytics. He's also a best seller instructor on Udemy for his courses in Apache Kafka, Apache NiFi, and AWS Lambda! He loves Apache Kafka. He regularly contributes to the Apache Kafka project and wrote a guest blog post featured on the Confluent website, the company behind Apache Kafka. He also is an AWS Certified Solutions Architect and has many years of experience with technologies such as Apache Kafka, Apache NiFi, Apache Spark, Hadoop, PostgreSQL, Tableau, Spotfire, Docker and Ansible amongst many others. His favorite programming languages are Scala and Python, and he plans on learning Go soon. During his spare time, he enjoys cooking, practicing yoga, surfing, watching TV shows, and traveling to awesome destinations!
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