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Course #:WA2752

Fundamentals of Cloud Native Java Development Training

Businesses need the elasticity of the cloud to build and deploy scalable applications. This course teaches a Java developer to do exactly so. We teach the design patterns for cloud development and immerse the students in copious hands on labs to gain experience.


At the end of this course, the student should be able to

• Explain the 12 factor methodology and the concepts of cloud native development
• Design serverless applications
• Understand and tackle the challenges of distributed scale applications
• Build Java applications for deployment in the cloud


Developers, Designers and Solution Architects.


3 days

Outline of Fundamentals of Cloud Native Java Development Training

Chapter 1. The 12 Factor application

  • Introduction to the 12 Factor Methodology
  • Overview of the 12 Factors

Chapter 2. Introduction to cloud

  • NIST Cloud Definition
  • IaaS, PaaS and SaaS
  • Drivers an Benefits of Cloud Computing
  • Monolith vs. Modular Applicationse. Containerization and Microservices

Chapter 3. Cloud Native

  • What is Cloud Native?
  • Cloud Native Delivery Model
  • Strengths and Weaknesses of Cloud Native Applications
  • Examples of Cloud Native Application Services
  • Lab – Exploring PaaS Services in AWS

Chapter 4. Security in the Cloud

  • Shared responsibility Model
  • Securing the Cloud Account
  • Securing Applications by Design
  • Lab - Managing Account Security in AWS

Chapter 5. Server-less Application Design

  • What is Server-less Architecture?
  • Event Triggered Computing
  • Examples of Server-less Application Services
  • Lab – Exploring Server-less Features of AWS

Chapter 6. Storing Data in Cloud native Applications

  • Web-scale Application Storage
  • Storing Relational Data
  • Storing Non-Relational Data
  • Caching and Content Delivery
  • Lab – Storing Data in AWS

Chapter 7. Scaling Distributed Web-scale Applications

  • Making and Application Scalable
  • Building Disposable Services
  • Horizontal vs. Vertical Scaling
  • De-coupling Servicese.
  • Utilizing Load-Balancers
  • Utilizing Queues
  • Auto-scaling
  • Microservice Identification and Design Patterns
  • Building Microservices in the Cloudi. Lab – Scaling Services in AWS

Chapter 8. Challenges of Distributed Web-scale Applications

  • Network Latency
  • Eventual Consistency
  • Database Scaling and Sharding
  • Multi-regional Application Deployment
  • Lab – Multi-regional Services in AWS

Chapter 9. Managing the Cloud via the API

  • Introduction to Cloud Management via API
  • AWS SDK for Java
  • Overview of the Services Available for Java Developers
  • Lab - Configuring Your Environment to Work with AWS
  • Lab - Connecting to AWS

Chapter 10. Testing Cloud Applications

  • Traditional Monolith Testing
  • Testing Modular Applications
  • Isolated Testingd
  • Transient Testing

Chapter 11. Building Applications Java application in the Cloud

  • Migrating Monolith Applications to the Cloud
  • Building Modular Applications in the Cloud
  • Deploy a Simple Web Front-end Java App in the AWS
  • Making Your Application Highly Available
  • Lab – Deploying an Application and Making it Highly Available

Chapter 12. Deploying Back-end Services

  • Deploy a Back-end Service with a Relational Database
  • Deploy a Queue for the Back-end Service
  • Scaling the Back-end
  • Lab – Deploying a Back-end Service with an SQL DB

Chapter 13. De-coupling the Data

  • Adding Blob Storage for Images
  • Utilizing Content Delivery
  • Utilizing NoSQL
  • Implementing Caching
  • Lab – Utilizing Blob Storage for Static Files
  • Lab – Utilizing NoSQL
  • Lab – Improving Performance with Caching
We regularly offer classes in these and other cities. Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Calgary, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Jacksonville, Miami, Montreal, New York City, Orlando, Ottawa, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington DC.
US Inquiries / 1.877.517.6540
Canadian Inquiries / 1.877.812.8887