Migrating to AWS

Seminar / Firmentraining


This course is intended for:

  • Solutions architects
  • Software engineers
  • IT project managers
  • Operation leads


We recommend that attendees of this course have:

  • Familiarity with enterprise IT infrastructure (hardware and software)
  • Completed the AWS Technical Essentials (AWSE) or Architecting on AWS (AWSA)
  • Achieved their AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate (ACSAA) certification (optional)



In this course, you will learn to:

  • Recognize the common business and technical drivers for migrating to the cloud
  • Summarize the three phases of a migration and associated objectives, tasks, and stakeholders for each
  • Describe AWS architecture, tools, and migration best practices
  • Distinguish between the various cloud migration strategies and when each is most appropriate
  • Determine an organization’s application migration readiness
  • Discover a portfolio and gather data necessary for migration
  • Plan and design an application migration strategy
  • Perform and validate application migration to the cloud
  • Optimize applications and operations after migrating to the cloud


  • Introduction to Migrating to AWS
  • What Is a Cloud Migration?
  • Assessing Migration Readiness
  • Preparing for a Migration and Understanding Related Workstreams
  • Discovering Landing Zones and Their Benefits
  • Building a Landing Zone
  • Discovering the Portfolio and Understanding Migration Strategies
  • Understanding and Choosing Portfolio Discovery Tools
  • Planning and Designing a Migration
  • Performing the Migration to AWS
  • Understanding Database and Data Migration Services
  • Understanding Additional Migration Support Options
  • Integrating, Validating, and Cutting Over Applications
  • Modernizing and Optimizing an Application Migration
  • Understanding Operations Tools, Integration Testing, and Automation
  • Migration Best Practices