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AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (CLF-C01) Cert Guide, First Edition

Book Description

Learn, prepare, and practice for AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (CLF-C01) exam success with this Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification learning.

  • Master AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (CLF-C01) exam topics
  • Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes
  • Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks
  • Practice with 130 realistic exam questions

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (CLF-C01) Cert Guide is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Best-selling author and expert instructor Anthony Sequeira shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.

 

The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your final study plan.

 

The companion website contains the powerful Pearson Test Prep practice test software, complete with hundreds of exam-realistic questions. The assessment engine offers you a wealth of customization options and reporting features, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most.

 

Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.

 

The study guide helps you master all the topics on the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam, including how to:

 

  • Define the AWS Cloud and its value proposition, and discuss its economics
  • Define the AWS Shared Responsibility model, and key AWS security and compliance concepts
  • Identify AWS access management capabilities
  • Define methods of deploying the AWS Cloud and operating within
  • Define the AWS global infrastructure and identify core AWS services
  • Recognize and compare AWS pricing models and account structures
  • Identify support resources for security, AWS cloud technology, and billing>

Companion Website

The website contains two free, complete practice exams.
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Devices: Desktop and laptop computers, tablets running on Android and iOS, smartphones with a minimum screen size of 4.7". Internet access required.

 

Pearson Test Prep offline system requirements:
Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7; Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Client; Pentium-class 1 GHz processor (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 650 MB disk space plus 50 MB for each downloaded practice exam; access to the Internet to register and download exam databases

Table of Contents

  1. Cover Page
  2. About This E-Book
  3. Title Page
  4. Copyright Page
  5. Credits
  6. Contents at a Glance
  7. Table of Contents
  8. About the Author
  9. Dedication
  10. Acknowledgments
  11. About the Technical Reviewer
  12. We Want to Hear from You!
  13. Reader Services
  14. Introduction
    1. The Goals of the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Program
    2. The Exam Objectives (Domains)
    3. Steps to Becoming an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
    4. Facts About the Exam
    5. How to Use this Book
    6. Companion Website
    7. Pearson Test Prep Practice Test Software
      1. Accessing the Pearson Test Prep Software Online
      2. Accessing the Pearson Test Prep Software Offline
      3. Customizing Your Exams
      4. Updating Your Exams
  15. Part I: Domain 1: Cloud Concepts
    1. Chapter 1. The AWS Cloud Defined
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Introduction to the Cloud
      4. Introduction to the AWS Cloud
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
    2. Chapter 2. Advantages of the AWS Cloud
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Cloud Advantages
      4. AWS Cloud Advantages
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
    3. Chapter 3. Core AWS Services
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Overview of Services and Categories
      4. Introduction to the AWS Global Infrastructure
      5. Introduction to Virtual Private Cloud
      6. Introduction to Security Groups
      7. Introduction to Compute Services
      8. Introduction to EBS
      9. Introduction to S3
      10. Introduction to AWS Database Solutions
      11. Exam Preparation Tasks
      12. Review All Key Topics
      13. Define Key Terms
      14. Q&A
    4. Chapter 4. Cloud Architecture Design Principles
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. The Well-Architected Framework
      4. Fault Tolerance and High Availability
      5. Web Hosting
      6. Exam Preparation Tasks
      7. Review All Key Topics
      8. Define Key Terms
      9. Q&A
  16. Part II: Domain 2: Security
    1. Chapter 5. The AWS Shared Responsibility Model
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Understanding the Shared Responsibility Model
      4. Amazon Responsibilities
      5. Client Responsibilities
      6. Exam Preparation Tasks
      7. Review All Key Topics
      8. Define Key Terms
      9. Q&A
    2. Chapter 6. Cloud Security and Compliance
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. An Introduction to AWS Security
      4. AWS Security Compliance Programs
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
    3. Chapter 7. AWS Access Management Capabilities
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Identity and Access Management
      4. Best Practices with IAM
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
    4. Chapter 8. Resources for Security Support
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Tools for Security Support
      4. Additional Security Support Resources
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
  17. Part III: Domain 3: Technology
    1. Chapter 9. Methods of Deploying and Operating in AWS
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Automation
      4. Orchestration
      5. Management Options
      6. Exam Preparation Tasks
      7. Review All Key Topics
      8. Define Key Terms
      9. Q&A
    2. Chapter 10. The AWS Global Infrastructure
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Regions
      4. Availability Zones
      5. Connections
      6. Exam Preparation Tasks
      7. Review All Key Topics
      8. Define Key Terms
      9. Q&A
    3. Chapter 11. Resources for Technology Support
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Documentation
      4. Discussion Forums
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
  18. Part IV: Domain 4: Billing and Pricing
    1. Chapter 12. Using the Free Tier to Build a Web Server
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Creating Your Free Tier Account
      4. Building a Web Server with the Free Tier
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
    2. Chapter 13. AWS Pricing Models
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Fundamentals of Pricing
      4. Pricing Details
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
    3. Chapter 14. Account Structures for Billing and Pricing
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. AWS Support Plans Overview
      4. Comparing the Plans
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
    4. Chapter 15. Resources for Billing Support
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
      3. Cost Calculators
      4. AWS Billing and Cost Management
      5. Exam Preparation Tasks
      6. Review All Key Topics
      7. Define Key Terms
      8. Q&A
  19. Part V: Final Preparation
    1. Chapter 16. Final Preparation
      1. Exam Information
      2. Getting Ready
      3. Tools for Final Preparation
      4. Suggested Plan for Final Review/Study
      5. Summary
  20. Part VI: Appendixes
    1. Glossary of Key Terms
    2. Appendix A. Answers to the “Do I Know This Already?” Quizzes and Q&A Sections
      1. Do I Know This Already? Answers
      2. Q&A Answers
    3. Appendix B. AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (CLF-C01) Cert Guide Exam Updates
      1. Always Get the Latest at the Book’s Product Page
      2. Technical Content
  21. Index
  22. Appendix C. Study Planner