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Recorded webinars

Cloud Security Fundamentals for AWS, Azure and GCP

WebinarsPresenter: Joe Holbrook
Recorded on: December 20, 2018
Duration: 3 hours

Topics:
• Cloud Computing Security, Risks, and Governance
• Cloud Computing A Shared Responsibility
• Security Controls in Cloud Computing
• Common Cloud Computing Vulnerabilities
• AWS Security Best Practices
• Azure Security Best Practices
• GCP Security Best Practices
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Creating Resilient Systems using Cloud Native Java

WebinarsPresenter: Faheem Javed
Recorded on: November 20, 2018
Duration: 1 hour

Description:
Are you thinking of using cloud platform? If yes, you should consider separating the traditional enterprise from the giants, like Amazon, Google, and Netflix. Those companies are the pioneers when it comes to using cloud native development to maintain their competitive edge and stay well ahead of the competition. Come and join us for a webinar where we discuss how you can create resilient systems by using Java, Docker containers, and AWS Elastic Beanstalk. We will discuss how to create a docker container in AWS, install a custom Java application into the docker container, and deploy the Docker container to AWS Elastic Beanstalk to achieve scalability and elastic load balancing.
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Google Cloud Platform: The Why and Pointers on the Google Cloud Architect Exam

WebinarsPresenter: Joseph Holbrook
Recorded on: November 28, 2018
Duration: 1 hour

Description:
Many IT Professionals are considering Google Cloud Platform for several reasons. The main reason is that Google Cloud Platform is making significant traction in the enterprise. Many companies are choosing Google Cloud Platform because of its rich feature sets and performance capacity.This training is focused on preparing IT professionals in GCP who want to achieve their GCP Cloud Architect Certification.In this webinar, we will explore:
• Why Enterprises now choose Google Cloud Platform
• What is covered on the Google Cloud Architect Exam such as services and case study exam questions
• How you can pass the exam the first time following specific techniques.
• Best practices and techniques to increase your readiness to take the exam.
• Google Cloud Platform Certifications and How they compare to AWS Certifications.
• With the weight of Google behind GCP, there’s massive potential for the provider to increase its market share. Become an expert on GCP now and it may pay dividends further down the line.
• Did you know that GCP Cloud Architect has been specified as one of the Top 10 Cloud Certifications for 2018?This webinar will provide some reasons you may want to become Google Cloud Certified and show the world that you can design, develop, manage and administer application infrastructure and data solutions on Google Cloud technology. The Google Cloud Certified designation means you’ve demonstrated the necessary skills to leverage Google Cloud technology in a way that transforms businesses and meaningfully impacts the people and customers they serve.

Cloud Security Top 10 Risk Mitigation Techniques for 2019

play buttonPresenter: Joe Holbrook
Recorded on: September 26, 2018
Duration: 1 hour

Description:
Many enterprises are struggling with managing their cloud computing security posture and this can lead to exposing your enterprise to risks. Whether you’re an organization using AWS, GCP or Azure the one thing you have in common with other organizations is that the job of mitigating risks with Cloud Computing is never realized. “Playing defense in the cloud is much better than playing offense”
In this webinar, we will explore:
• “Top Ten Enterprise Cloud Risks” you need to avoid now.
• How to identify these Cloud Risks in your organization such as not understanding the “shared service model”, outdated security postures, poor development practices and understanding the current threat landscape.
• How your current culture, processes and even the current architecture can greatly impact your cloud computing security posture and your response to mitigating Cloud Risks.
• Best practices and techniques to identify vulnerabilities(Risks) and remedy those vulnerabilities(Risks) to minimize risk to your enterprise.
• Strategies to help you proactively identify and address high risk areasThis webinar will provide some ideas that can give your cloud oversight some key takeaways and action items to reduce your risk by playing offense in the cloud.

Cloud Native Java Development

play buttonPresenter: Marko Sluga
Recorded on: September 19, 2018
Duration: 1 hour

Topics:
1. Brief Overview of the 12 Factor Methodology
2. Brief Overview of Cloud Drivers and Benefits
3. Monolith vs. Modular Applications
4. Overview of the Cloud Native Approach
5. Overview of the Server-less Application Design
6. Cloud Features for Building Java Applications

Comparing AWS, Azure and GCP

play buttonPresenter: Jon Gallagher
Recorded on: August 17, 2018
Duration: 2 1/2 hours

Description:
There are only two reasons to make a business decision, to generate more revenue (make money), or generate saving (save money). Fortunately as the cloud computing services marketplace becomes ever more competitive, the providers are creating more capabilities for their customers at lower costs. In this webinar we will analyze the leading cloud providers in terms of their potential to help companies respond to new opportunities in the market, to scale to meet the demands of growing businesses, and which of these saves the most money over remaining with legacy systems.
Related courses:
Cloud Learning Path

Cloud Native Development and Application Modernization in Azure

play buttonPresenter: J.F. Bilodeau
Recorded on: August 14, 2018
Duration: 2 1/2 hours

Description:
In this seminar, we will modernize a legacy on-premise applications and infrastructure by leveraging several cloud services, including web apps, function apps, SQL database, and blob storage, all secured using Azure AD. This seminar is intended for Cloud Architects and IT professionals who wish to integrate the cloud in their software development lifecycle.

Designing and Implementing Cloud-Native Applications in Pivotal Cloud Foundry

play buttonPresenter: Mikhail Vladimirov
Recorded on: August 9, 2018
Duration: 2 1/2 hours

Description:
This half-day class introduces the audience to the specifics of designing and implementing cloud-native applications. In order to ensure smooth transition from on-premise application deployment to the cloud, both architects and developers need to learn new skills which depend on the choice of the target cloud platform. In this half-day class, we will review some of the aspects of going cloud- native where the cloud of choice is Pivotal Cloud Foundry, an Enterprise PaaS platform that runs on a variety of IaaS clouds, including AWS, Azure, and GCP.
Topics:
• Designing Applications for the Cloud
• Introduction to the Pivotal Cloud Foundry Platform
• Cloud Foundry CLI
• Pivotal Cloud Foundry Buildpacks

Cloud Risks and Security

play buttonPresenter: Mikhail Vladimirov, Director of Curriculum Architecture
Recorded on: April 26, 2018
Duration: 1 hour

Description:
In this webinar, we will discuss risks associated with cloud computing and their mitigation modalities. We will also review cloud security domains and some of the security aspects that you can effectively leverage to lend your cloud applications better protection and make them safer to use by your clients.

Cloud Architecture Fundamentals

play buttonPresenter: Kyle Griffin
Recorded on: June 2, 2017
Duration: 1 hour

Description:
Cloud Computing can enable Agility when used properly. With an on-premise private cloud, you can combine the virtualized computing platform with your standardized technology stacks and practices. With a public cloud, you can access unlimited computing power on demand, when and how you need it, fully reaping Agile methodology benefits as well as achieving cost optimization. In this presentation, we will review the OpenStack private cloud platform as well as Amazon Web Services (AWS) as the public cloud platform. The use cases and fundamentals of public, private and hybrid clouds will be presented. Business and technology use cases for cloud around self-service, experimentation, and time-to-value will also be explored.

AWS Simple Storage Service

play buttonPresenter: Mikhail Vladimirov, Director, Curriculum Architecture, Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: March 17, 2017
Duration: 1 hour

Description:
AWS Simple Storage Service (S3) is a secure, durable, highly-scalable object storage. S3 was Amazon’s first publicly available web service launched in the United States in March 2006. This webinar will provide an overview of this very popular AWS service, including S3 Security, Transfer Acceleration, and Static Web Hosting.

Related courses:
WA2579 Technical Introduction to Microservices
WA2391 Amazon Web Services for Solution Architects

AWS – Real-Life Scenarios – Fault tolerance, AMI, Lambda

play buttonPresenter: David Norwood
Recorded on: February, 2017
Duration: 1 hour

Description:
The following topics will be covered:
• Building for Fault Tolerance
• Automation & Setting Up AMI
• Automation and Lambda
• Configuring Automation & Load Testing
• Cloud Formation

Top 10 Trends in 2016 IT Landscape

play buttonPresenter: Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: April 14, 2016
Duration: 1 hour

Description: In this webinar, the top 10 trends in 2016 IT landscape will be discussed. The trends covered will include Mobile Development, DevOps, Agile, Cloud and Big Data.

Cloud Essentials for Architects

play buttonPresenter: Mikhail Vladimirov, Director, Curriculum Architecture, Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: April 2, 2015
Duration: 1 hour

Description: Cloud Computing requires a degree of cognitive shift on the part of Architects who have been mostly working on designing on-premise, hosted solutions. This webinar will provide an overview of Cloud fundamentals and some of the design strategies that you may want to employ when creating your Cloud solutions.

Overview of Amazon Web Services

play buttonPresenter: Mikhail Vladimirov, Director, Curriculum Architecture, Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: February 5, 2015
Duration: 1 hour

Description: Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the cloud platform from Amazon that offers cost-effective solutions at the internet scale to its clients. This webinar will provide a short overview of some of the more popular services of the Amazon cloud and ways you can integrate those services into your off-premise solutions.

API Management

play buttonPresenter: Mikhail Vladimirov, Director, Curriculum Architecture, Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: October 2, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes

Description: This webinar will provide an overview of concepts, architecture and enabling technologies related to API Management.

Getting to know OpenStack

play buttonPresenter: Mikhail Vladimirov, Director of Curriculum Architecture, Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: July 16 2013
Duration: 1 hour

Description: The attendees of this webinar will be introduced to the main cloud computing concepts, types and features. Services of OpenStack, an open source IaaS platform, will reviewed, followed by a summary of new and exciting features of the Grizzly Release (April 2013).

Introduction to Cloud Computing with OpenStack and NoSQL

play buttonPresenter: Mikhail Vladimirov, Director of Curriculum Architecture, Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: Wednesday January 23, 2012
Duration: 1 hour

Description: The “Cloud” means many things to many people. This webinar will introduce some technical aspects of the IaaS-type of cloud computing. The examples of technical realization of cloud-oriented vision of enterprise solutions will be based on OpenStack, an open-source IaaS cloud computing system for both public and private clouds, and MongoDB, a document-oriented NoSQL database.

Mobilizing the Cloud

play buttonPresenter: Kyle Gabhart, Director of SOA Solutions. Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: December 15, 2010
Duration: 60 minutes

Description: Two technology forces are growing rapidly and taking the business world by storm – mobile development and cloud computing. On the one hand, organizations of all shapes and sizes are recognizing the need to support mobile access to their enterprise capabilities. On the other hand, enterprises are moving more and more capabilities to the cloud. Not only are businesses expanding into these two fields, but a critical convergence is taking place. Mobile devices represent the fastest growing consumers of cloud services, producing an increased interest in both mobile and cloud. In this timely webinar, you will learn more about both of these trends as well as strategies for how to take advantage of them to move your enterprise forward.

How to Architect a Cloud

play buttonPresenter: Kyle Gabhart. Director of SOA Solutions. Web Age Solutions Inc.
Recorded on: September 22, 2010
Duration: 60 minutes

Description: Cloud Computing is gaining increasing attention within enterprises of all shapes and sizes, but few technologists actually know how to properly design Cloud solutions. Taking standard software applications, databases, and user interfaces and deploying them in a Cloud environment is a recipe for disaster. Proper scoping, usage modeling, and careful design are all essential to success in the Cloud. This timely webinar session will introduce the essential elements and best practices involved in developing a Cloud architecture.

Cloud Services – Understanding how Cloud fits into a SOA world

play buttonPresenter: Kyle Gabhart
Recorded on: 2012
Duration: 60 minutes

Description: This webinar focuses on how to use some of the latest Java technologies, like JSF, EJB 3.0, and JPA, together. Besides covering how to use the “standards” we focus on what Java frameworks like Spring and Seam bring to the table and how to use them to simplify application programming even further.