AWS Professional Services: Cloud Adoption Framework (for AWS Business Partners only) (AWSPSCAF-BP)

This course is for AWS Partners only, you must have a valid APN login to register. To book this course, please click on the "Register" button where you will be redirected to the AWS website, you must then login to APN to complete the registration process.


AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (AWS CAF) training is designed to provide an overview of the AWS CAF and the AWS CAF Alignment Workshop. This one-day workshop mixes theory and practice, providing attendees with working knowledge of the AWS CAF and the ability to facilitate the AWS CAF Alignment Workshop.


Attendees should have good knowledge of IT capabilities that support compute and operational services for IT, IT Operating models, Application architectures, Business strategy, and enablement. Experience facilitating workshops is helpful, but not required.


Course Objectives

This course is designed to teach you how to:

  • Understand the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (what it is and what it is not)
  • Understand how to deliver the AWS CAF Alignment Workshop
  • Understand how to produce an Action Plan
  • Understand how to tailor the action plan to align to your products and services


Intended Audience

This course is intended for:

  • This course is intended for APN audience  
  • Professional service practitioners with two or more years’ experience in cloud and IT transformation planning and execution
  • Individuals responsible for planning the implementation activities required to meet clients specific business strategies (IT assessments, maturity mapping, business case/s, development of IT transformational strategies and roadmaps)

Not Intended for:

  • Professional service practitioners who are already highly proficient in Cloud and IT transformation planning and execution


Prerequisites

We require that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • At least one-year experience consulting or professional services.
  • Understanding of cloud operating models
  • Completed on-line AWS TCO and Cloud Economics e-learning module
  • Review of AWS Cloud Adoption Framework Overview (https://aws.amazon.com/whitepapers/ )


Delivery Method

This course will be delivered through a mix of instructor-led presentations and interactive exercises


Duration

1 Day


Course Outline

This course will cover the following concepts:

Morning

  • Introduction to the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework
  • Simulation of the AWS CAF Workshop

Afternoon

  • Deep dive – AWS Cloud Adoption Framework
  • Interactive discussion on delivering the AWS CAF Workshop
  • Guidance on building and using the AWS CAF Action Plan
  • Guidance on tailoring AWS CAF to your products and services
  • Feedback mechanisms for AWS CAF