AWS Cloud Essentials for Business Leaders - Financial Services


Course Number: AWS-166

Duration: 0.5 days (3.25 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

AWS for Business and Finance Overview

In this AWS Cloud Essentials for Business Leaders - Financial Services training course, attendees learn the fundamental concepts of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help companies in the financial services industries (FSI) meet business objectives. Students learn the advantages and possibilities of cloud computing in banking, insurance, capital markets, payments, and financial technology. This AWS course addresses concepts such as security, fraud detection, analytics, and compliance to help facilitate discussions with line of business (LOB) professionals and executives.

Accelebrate is an AWS Training Partner (ATP) and this hands-on official AWS Classroom Training course is taught by an accredited Amazon Authorized Instructor (AAI).

Location and Pricing

This course is taught as a private, live online class for teams of 3 or more. All our courses are hands-on, instructor-led, and tailored to fit your group’s goals and needs. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for online corporate training, please contact us.

In addition, some Cloud courses are available as live, online classes for individuals.

Objectives

  • Explain the role of information technology (IT) in an organization for business transformation
  • Explain the customer value proposition for using the cloud in the financial services industry (FSI)
  • Define key characteristics of cloud computing
  • Explain the cloud business model
  • Identify key Financial Services Industry (FSI) security practices of cloud computing
  • Frame the cloud business value using the Cloud Value Framework

Prerequisites

No prior experience is presumed.

Outline

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Introduction
Information Technology for Business Transformation
  • Role of IT in an organization for business transformation
  • A brief history of IT
  • The legacy approach to IT
  • What drives customers to move from traditional infrastructure to the cloud
Cloud Computing
  • Define cloud computing
  • Key characteristics of cloud technology
  • The cloud business model
  • Key FSI security practices within the cloud
Business Value of the Cloud
  • The customer value proposition
  • Identify who is using cloud computing
  • Industry trends
  • Customer examples
The Cloud Value Framework
  • Introduction to the Cloud Value Framework
  • Cost Savings
  • Staff Productivity
  • Operational Resilience
  • Business Agility
Conclusion: Business Value Activity
  • Using a fictional customer case study, we review and apply lessons learned from the course

Training Materials

All AWS training students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements

A modern web browser and an Internet connection that allows connections by SSH or Remote Desktop (RDP) into AWS virtual machines.



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