AWSome Day South East Asia Roadshow : Manila

Amazon Web Services is inviting all cloud enthusiasts to join in Manila AWSome Day on September 13, 2016 at SMX Convention Center Manila and get chance to meet and chat will AWS Super heroes.

Date: September 13, 2016,  7:30am – 5:00pm

Venue:  SMX Convention Center Manila – Level 2, Function Room 1&2 – Seashell Lane, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City


Get Trained on the AWS Cloud

Join Amazon Web Services for an AWSome Day in your city! This free, one-day training event will provide a step-by-step introduction to the core AWS services for compute, storage, database and networking. AWS technical experts will explain key features and use cases, share best practices, walk through technical demos, and be available to answer your questions one-on-one.

Based on the AWS Essentials Course, AWSome Day is ideal for IT managers, business leaders, system engineers, system administrators, developers and architects who are eager to learn more about cloud computing and how to get started on the AWS Cloud.



7:30am – 9:00am Registration and Exhibition Showcase
9:00am – 9:10am Welcome Address
9:10am – 10:00am Opening Keynote
10:00am – 10:30am AWS History & Introduction
This session will cover:

  • The history of AWS
  • AWS global infrastructure
  • AWS Management Console (including a demo)
10:30am – 11:00am Morning Tea & Exhibition Showcase
11:00am – 11:55am AWS Infrastructure – Part 1
This session will cover:

  • Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) concepts, including instance types and families, AMIs, and metadata and user data
  • Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) storage concepts, including buckets, objects, and lifecycle management
  • Amazon S3 demo
11:55am – 1:00pm AWS Infrastructure – Part 2
This session will cover:

  • Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS) concepts, including volumes, snapshots, and performance
  • Amazon EC2 instance store concepts, including SSD, swap volumes, and optimizing disk performance
  • Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) concepts, include subnets, security, and networking
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch and Exhibition Showcase
2:00pm – 2:50pm Security, Identity, and Access Management
This session will cover:

  • AWS Shared Responsibility Model
  • Security measures provided by AWS
  • AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) concepts including users, groups, roles and policies
  • IAM Demo
2:50pm – 3:30pm AWS Databases
This session will cover:

  • Database models (SQL vs. NoSQL)
  • Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) concepts, including database instances, security groups, and parameter and option groups
  • Amazon DynamoDB concepts, including data model and supported operations
  • Provisioned throughput
3:30pm – 4:00pm Afternoon Tea & Exhibition Showcase
4:00pm – 4:40pm AWS Elasticity & Management Tools
This session will cover:

  • Auto Scaling concepts, including launch configurations, Auto Scaling groups, and scaling lifecycle
  • Elastic Load Balancing concepts, including request routing and Load Balancer Types
  • AWS Management Tools, including Amazon CloudWatch and AWS Trusted Advisor
4:40pm – 5:00pm Closing Remarks, Lucky Draw and Certificate Collection




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Markku Lepisto, Senior Technology Evangelist, APAC, Amazon Web Services

Markku is the APAC Senior Technology Evangelist at Amazon Web Services. He has been in the IT industry for 14 years, and has held various technical and management positions, covering R&D, technical support and architecture. For the past couple of years, Markku was responsible for the cloud computing architecture and technology transformation of Nokia Siemens Networks’ global business units. Markku has worked out of Finland, China and Singapore.



Shaun Ray, Head of Architecture, ASEAN, Amazon Web Services

Shaun has been working with the AWS platform for more than three (3) years and is currently responsible for the architecture team in the ASEAN region. He leads the conversation with some of the largest and most complex organisations on innovation, digital transformation and security, as they deploy critical workloads onto the cloud. As the Head of Architecture, Shaun presents on how AWS has been used by businesses of all industries and sizes to innovate and disrupt their markets.



Karthik Chandy, Technical Trainer, Amazon Web Services

Karthik Chandy is a Technical Trainer based in Singapore. He works for Amazon Web Services and delivers training in the ASEAN region. He has spent more than 10 years learning and delivering operating systems, virtualisation, storage and cloud computing based training.



Quek Meng-Chong, Technical Trainer, Amazon Web Services

Based out of Singapore, Quek Meng-Chong is an AWS Technical Trainer delivering training in ASEAN. He cut his teeth in the IT industry taking on various operational roles with a service provider for almost 7 years and spent the last 12 delivering training across the globe in areas of storage, virtualization and cloud computing.


Why you should attend:

  • Gain a deeper understanding of AWS core and application services
  • Learn how to deploy and automate your infrastructure on the AWS Cloud
  • Get your questions answered by our AWS experts
  • Network with the AWS team and your industry peers
  • Receive an AWSome Day Certificate of Attendance as well as an AWS Training Guide



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