AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, Part 2 of 8: Firecracker and Cost Management

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, Part 2 of 8: Firecracker and Cost Management

LearnNow Online
Updated Jun 21, 2024
Course Description

Course description

Enterprise cloud computing is the future, get your knowledge and skills updated to adopt and leverage the cloud for your business. This path is intended for individuals in technical, managerial, sales, purchasing, or financial roles as a guide for the exam. This course covers: S3 Sumerian, Firecracker, and Cost Management.

Each LearnNowOnline training course is made up of Modules (typically an hour in length). Within each module there are Topics (typically 15-30 minutes each) and Subtopics (typically 2-5 minutes each). There is a Post Exam for each Module that must be passed with a score of 70% or higher to successfully and fully complete the course.


An Amazon Web Services Account and an understanding of web technologies will be helpful.

Meet the expert

Syed Raza

Syed Raza is an IT Enterprise Solutions, Senior Project Architect and Manager.  He has over 20 years experience in  DevOps, Agile, Lean SixSigma, ITIL, ITSM along with AWS, Azure, Google Cloud enterprise solutions including Python, Java, JavaScript, React JS, GCP, Kubernetes, Docker as well as Artificial intelligence.


Video Runtime

72 Minutes

Time to complete

128 Minutes


Course Outline

Sumerian and Cost Mgmt

S3 Sumerian (21:02)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • S3 Creating Sumerian Scene (10:41)
  • S3 Sumerian (10:04)
  • Summary (00:08)

Firecracker (26:11)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • What Is Firecracker (08:22)
  • Firecracker Design (06:18)
  • New Bare Metal Instances (05:47)
  • Firecracker In Rust Langugae (05:27)
  • Summary (00:08)

AWS Cost Management (24:49)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • S2 Billing Alarms (05:06)
  • S2 Budgets (13:17)
  • S2 Cost and Usage Reports (06:10)
  • Summary (00:08)