New Training: Plan For Data-In-Transit Security at AWS
In this 6-video skill, CBT Nuggets trainer Bart Castle teaches you how to approach security for data in transit to, from, and within AWS regions, services, and networks. Learn how Amazon authenticates, secures, and controls access to service APIs. Gain an understanding of what factors contribute to data migration and transportation solutions involving Snowball, Storage Gateway, the Import/Export Service, and the Database Migration Service. Watch this new AWS training.
Learn AWS with one of these courses:
- AWS Certified Security – Specialty
- AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
- AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
- AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate
This training includes:
- 6 videos
- 29 minutes of training
You’ll learn these topics in this skill:
- Data in Transit: Network Paths
- Data in Transit: Web Traffic
- Data in Transit: Snowball
- Data in Transit: Storage Gateway
- Data in Transit: Database Migration Service
- Data in Transit: Network File Transfer
What is AWS Storage Gateway?
AWS Storage Gateway is a hybrid cloud storage service that offers nearly unlimited cloud storage to your on-premise applications. Using Storage Gateway can simplify storage management of your applications and reduce their costs. Some of the ways that you can use the service include moving your backups to the cloud, backing your on-premise file shares with cloud storage, and providing your applications with low-latency data access.
AWS offers three types of gateways: File Gateways, Tape Gateways and Volume Gateways. A File Gateway allows applications to store durable objects such as data files and images in Amazon S3 cloud storage. A Tape Gateway allows you to replace physical backup tapes kept on-premise with virtual ones on the cloud. Finally, a Volume Gateway provides your applications with cloud-backed iSCSI block storage volumes.
AWS encrypts all data transferred by Storage Gateway, both in transit and in rest.
You can manage and update your gateways through the AWS console.