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AWS Cloud Solutions Architect Professional Certificate
Amazon Web Services

AWS Cloud Solutions Architect Professional Certificate

Start here to become an AWS Solutions Architect. Gain the skills and knowledge to design architectural solutions on AWS and prepare for your AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate exam.

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Morgan Willis
Julie Elkins
Seph Robinson

Instructors: Morgan Willis

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Professional Certificate - 4 course series

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Intermediate level

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2 months at 10 hours a week
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What you'll learn

  • Make informed decisions about when and how to apply key AWS Services for compute, storage, database, networking, monitoring, and security.

  • Design architectural solutions, whether designing for cost, performance, and/or operational excellence, to address common business challenges.

  • Create and operate a data lake in a secure and scalable way, ingest and organize data into the data lake, and optimize performance and costs.

  • Prepare for the certification exam, identify your strengths and gaps for each domain area, and build strategies for identifying incorrect responses.

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Intermediate level

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2 months at 10 hours a week
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Professional Certificate - 4 course series

AWS Cloud Technical Essentials

Course 125 hours4.8 (4,939 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Describe terminology and concepts related to AWS services   

  • Articulate key concepts of AWS security measures and AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)    

  • You will learn to distinguish among several AWS compute services, including Amazon EC2, AWS Lambda, and Amazon ECS.

  • Understand AWS database and storage offerings, including Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), Amazon DynamoDB, and Amazon S3.    

Skills you'll gain

Category: AWS Identity and Access Management
Category: Networking on AWS
Category: Cloud Computing
Category: AWS Management Console
Category: aws security

Architecting Solutions on AWS

Course 222 hours4.9 (265 ratings)

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Skills you'll gain

Category: Software Architecture
Category: Data Analysis
Category: Data Visualization
Category: AWS Account Management

Introduction to Designing Data Lakes on AWS

Course 316 hours4.7 (227 ratings)

What you'll learn

    • Where to start with a Data Lake?

    • How to build a secure and scalable Data Lake?

    • What are the common components of a Data Lake?

    • Why do you need a Data Lake and what it's value?

Skills you'll gain

Category: Data Science
Category: Big Data
Category: Analytics
Category: Data Lake
Category: Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)

Exam Prep: AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate

Course 48 hours4.7 (137 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • The 4 domains -Designing Resilient, High-Performing, Secure, Cost-optimized Architectures- in the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate exam

  • Certification exam-level practice questions written by experts from AWS

  • Optional hands-on exercises designed to solidify understanding of cloud concepts you need to know for the exam

Skills you'll gain

Category: Cloud Computing Security
Category: Cloud Computing Architecture
Category: AWS cloud

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Amazon Web Services
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