AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate

Course Overview

AWS Certified Solutions Architect Training is a globally-recognized cloud computing certification for professionals and enterprise team members. This AWS Certified Solutions Architect training course is ideal for professionals who have hands-on experience in developing cost-effective, fault-tolerant, and scalable distributed systems on the AWS platform. The AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam is intended for individuals who perform in a solutions architect role.

The exam also validates a candidate’s ability to complete the following tasks:

  • Design a solution by using appropriate AWS services and by following architectural principles based on requirements
  • Provide implementation guidance based on best practices to the organization throughout the workload lifecycle

Exam Format

  • Exam Duration 130 Minutes
  • Exam Type Multiple-choice, Multiple-Answer
  • Number of questions 65 Questions
  • Passing Score 720 out of 1000

Pre-requisuite

are no specific prerequisites for taking up the AWS Course. Any candidate with an understanding of networking and virtualization can attend this AWS online training. Having programming skills (JSON, Linux fundamentals) and prior working experience with AWS Services is recommended but not mandatory.

Target Audience

This course is intended for

  • Solutions architects
  • Solution design engineers
  • Developers and Architects
  • Professionals with an understanding of application, server, and network security and compliance
  • Testing professionals
  • System Administrators

Course Outline

  • Domain 1: Design Resilient Architectures 30%
  • Domain 2: Design High-Performing Architectures 28%
  • Domain 3: Design Secure Applications and Architectures 24%
  • Domain 4: Design Cost-Optimized Architectures 18%

Domain 1: Design Resilient Architectures

  • 1.1 Design a multi-tier architecture solution
  • 1.2 Design highly available and/or fault-tolerant architectures
  • 1.3 Design decoupling mechanisms using AWS services
  • 1.4 Choose appropriate resilient storage

Domain 2: Design High-Performing Architectures

  • 2.1 Identify elastic and scalable compute solutions for a workload
  • 2.2 Select high-performing and scalable storage solutions for a workload
  • 2.3 Select high-performing networking solutions for a workload
  • 2.4 Choose high-performing database solutions for a workload

Domain 3: Design Secure Applications and Architectures

  • 3.1 Design secure access to AWS resources
  • 3.2 Design secure application tiers
  • 3.3 Select appropriate data security options

Domain 4: Design Cost-Optimized Architectures

  • 4.1 Identify cost-effective storage solutions
  • 4.2 Identify cost-effective compute and database services
  • 4.3 Design cost-optimized network architectures