AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

Amazon Web Services (AWS) certifications are in very high demand due to the rapid adoption of Amazons range of cloud computing solutions. AWS certifications are ranked as the highest paying and best cloud certification exams for 2014 and 2015.

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate course will teach you how to design distributed applications and systems on the AWS platform. Exam concepts taught include:

  • Designing and deploying scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS
  • Lift and shift of an existing on-premises application to AWS
  • Ingress and egress of data to and from AWS
  • Selecting the appropriate AWS service based on data, compute, database, or security requirements
  • Identifying appropriate use of AWS architectural best practices
  • Estimating AWS costs and identifying cost control mechanisms

Your Instructor

Kaylan P
Is a Red Hat Systems Engineer and Linux consultant. Kaylan is the Linux team team lead in a fortune 500 company. He works in production support on different flavours of unix such as RedHat Linux, Solaris and IBM AIX.

His role involves supporting and training on different flavours of unix and installing, configuration and fixing issues on all types of servers. He also holds an MBA.

  • Over 8 hours of video training
  • Instructor follow along labs
  • End-of-module exams
  • End-of-course certificate
  • Captions available
  • Access to members only forum
  • Exam vendor – WebAssessor
  • Prerequisites – None
  • Recommended – Cloud Essentials
Module 1 Introduction
Unit 1 Introduction to AWS
Unit 2 Characteristics of Cloud Computing
Unit 3 Cloud Computing Deployment Models
Unit 4 History of AWS
Unit 5 AWS Cloud
Unit 6 Terminology
Unit 7 Free Usage Tier
Module 2 Amazon EC2
Unit 1 Amazon EC2
Unit 2 Instance Types
Unit 3 Prerequisite
Unit 4 Creation Of An EC2 Instance
Unit 5 Access Linux EC2 Instance
Unit 6 Create LAMP Server
Unit 7 Configure Wordpress
Unit 8 Creation of an AMI
Unit 9 Launch Windows EC2 Instance
Unit 10 Command Line Utility
Unit 11 Instance Life Cycle
Unit 12 Amazon EC2 Best Practices
Module 3 Amazon VPC
Unit 1 Amazon VPC
Unit 2 Accessing a Corporate or Home Network
Unit 3 VPC Configuration
Unit 4 VPC Peering
Module 4 Elastic Load Balancing
Unit 1 Amazon Elastic Load Balancing
Unit 2 Configure Elastic Load Balancing
Module 5 Auto Scaling
Unit 1 Auto Scaling
Unit 2 Configure Auto Scaling
Module 6 Amazon Route 53
Unit 1 Amazon Route 53
Module 7 Amazon EBS
Unit 1 Amazon EBS
Unit 2 Amazon EBS Snapshots
Unit 3 Amazon EBS Performance
Module 8 Amazon S3
Unit 1 Amazon S3
Module 9 Amazon Glacier
Unit 1 Amazon Glacier
Module 10 Amazon Storage Gateway
Unit 1 Amazon Storage Gateway
Module 11 Amazon CloudFront
Unit 1 Amazon CloudFront
Module 12 Amazon Import/Export
Unit 1 Amazon Import/Export
Module 13 Amazon Databases
Unit 1 Amazon Databases
Module 14 Other AWS Services
Unit 1 Other AWS services - Part 1
Unit 2 Other AWS services - Part 2
Module 15 Case Study
Unit 1 Case Study
Exam Fee Reimbursement Conditions

  1. You must have been a paying website member for more than 30 days.
  2. You must have completed the course in its entirety.
  3. You must produce the receipt for the exam fee of US $150. This is the maximum amount we will refund.
  4. We can only pay you via Paypal. No other means are available.
  5. You must send a photo of you holding your exam certificate (we reserve the right to use this image for marketing purposes).
  6. We will cover the exam fee for the first 20 students passing.