By the end of this project, you will have successfully set up two virtual machines using Amazon Web Services and tested a Linux-based virtual machine. Virtual machines are industry standard in productivity and cost-efficiency. The skill required in creating and launching virtual machine instances provides the foundation to understand and implement Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions.
Create a Virtual Machine Using AWS EC2
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What you'll learn
Create two Virtual Machines Using Amazon Web Services
Test and Run a Virtual Machine in Amazon Web Services
Skills you'll practice
- Category: Linux
- Category: Windows
- Category: amazon
- Category: aws
- Category: Virtual Machine
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- Gain hands-on experience solving real-world job tasks
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About this Guided Project
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Explain the Use of Virtual Machines
Compare and Contrast Cloud Platforms
Set Up a Amazon Web Services (AWS) Account
Create Two Virtual Machines in AWS
Test and Run a Virtual Machine in AWS
Designed for a new or experienced individual in the IT industry who would like to understand the functionality and benefits of virtual machines.
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How you'll learn
Skill-based, hands-on learning
Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.
Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.
No downloads or installation required
Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.
Available only on desktop
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