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Karan Pratap Singh
Karan Pratap Singh

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AWS Roadmap

Today, we'll take a look at a brief AWS roadmap. Our goal is to focus on fundamentals then identify and learn the most commonly used services first and learn specialized services on a need to know basis.


Here a summary of the services we'll be discussing.


  • Regions and Availability Zones
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
    • Private & Public Subnet
    • Internet & NAT Gateway
    • ACLs and Security Groups


  • CloudFront
  • Simple Storage Service (S3)
  • Amplify
  • Cognito
  • Elastic Beanstalk



  • Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
    • Auto Scaling Groups
  • Lambda
  • Lightsail


  • Relational Database Service (RDS)
  • Aurora
  • DynamoDB
  • ElastiCache

Networking & Delivery

  • API Gateway
  • Route 53
  • Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)
    • Application Load Balancing (ALB)
    • Network Load Balancing (NLB)
  • Certificate Manager (ACM)


  • Simple Queue Service (SQS)
  • Simple Notification Service (SNS)
  • EventBridge
  • Step Functions


  • Elastic Container Service (ECS)
  • Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS)
  • App Runner


  • CloudWatch
    • Metrics
    • Alarms
    • Log Groups


  • Cloud Development Kit (CDK)
  • CodeBuild
  • CodeDeploy
  • CodePipeline

Data Engineering

  • Athena
  • Kinesis
  • Redshift
  • Glue
  • Lake Formation

This only scratches the surface of what AWS is capable of! I hope this was helpful, you can find the complete roadmap here as well. As always, feel free to reach out anytime!

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arbharadwaj2 profile image

Sir the article is nice but could you please tell me what is the certification to be done from start like beginner courses in laws or azure any cloud platforms please sir