AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate: SAA-C02 exam

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Learn everything you need to know to pass the current 2020 Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect - Associate (SAA-C02) exam

About This Video

  • Learn all about the Amazon Web Services (AWS) concepts and technologies
  • Get ready to build a high-performance, cost-optimized, resilient, and efficient Amazon Web Services (AWS) architecture
  • Gain skills required to pass the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solution Architect - Associate (SAA-C02) exam

In Detail

Companies are moving to the cloud rather than running infrastructure on the premises. No doubt, the popularity of Amazon Web Services (AWS) keeps growing and an Amazon Web Services (AWS) certification has become one of the hottest IT certifications in the job market today. This course will prepare you for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect – Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam and will take you through the concepts of building a modern Amazon Web Services (AWS) architecture.

The course starts with an introduction to the cloud and Amazon Web Services (AWS), explaining the advantages of using the cloud solutions. Next, you will learn to explore the concepts of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) resilient architecture, such as multi-tier architecture, decoupling, load balancing, and auto-scaling. Moving along, you will learn to understand the Amazon Web Services (AWS) high-performance architecture in detail and grasp techniques to secure the architecture. Towards the end, you will learn how to build a cost-effective architecture.

By the end of this course, you will have gained all the knowledge you need to pass the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect – Associate (SAA-C02) exam and have developed the skills to build a productive and real-world Amazon Web Services (AWS) architecture.

Who this book is for

This course is for anyone who is interested to pass the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solution Architect - Associate (SAA-C02) exam and wants to build a modern Amazon Web Services (AWS) architecture. To get started with this course, completion of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Practitioner course or certification is recommended, but not required.

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Table of contents

  1. Chapter 1 : The Basics of Cloud and Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    1. Starting with Amazon Web Services (AWS) - Hands-On
    2. Welcome to Amazon Web Services (AWS) Solutions Architect Associate
    3. Some Advantages of the Cloud
    4. Some Key Services of Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    5. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Management Options
    6. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Well-Architected Framework
    7. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Global Infrastructure
    8. Section 1 Review
  2. Chapter 2 : Resilient Architectures
    1. Introduction
    2. What is a Multi-tier Architecture?
    3. Using a Single Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) Instance for Multi-tier
    4. Advantages of the Multi-tier Design
    5. Decoupling in Your Designs
    6. Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
    7. Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS)
    8. Amazon API Gateway
    9. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Auto Scaling
    10. Load Balancing
    11. Choosing a Resilient Storage
    12. Hands-on Challenge: Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
    13. Solution: Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
    14. Working with Amazon Simple Storage Service Glacier (Amazon S3 Glacier)
    15. Amazon Web Services (AWS) CloudFormation
    16. Hands-on Challenge: Amazon Web Services (AWS) CloudFormation
    17. Solution: Amazon Web Services (AWS) CloudFormation
    18. Sample Questions
    19. Section 2 Review
  3. Chapter 3 : High-performance Architecture
    1. Introduction
    2. Amazon CloudWatch
    3. Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
    4. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lambda
    5. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Storage Gateway
    6. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Snowball
    7. Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)
    8. Hands-on Challenge: Building an Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)
    9. Solution: Building the Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)
    10. Amazon Route 53
    11. Amazon CloudFront
    12. Self-managed Database Solution
    13. Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS)
    14. Amazon DynamoDB
    15. Amazon ElastiCache
    16. Amazon Redshift
    17. Amazon Web Services Database Migration Service (AWS DMS)
    18. Amazon Web Services (AWS DataSync)
    19. Amazon Athena
    20. Amazon Macie
    21. Amazon Kinesis
    22. Sample Questions
  4. Chapter 4 : Secure Architectures
    1. Introduction
    2. Amazon Web Services Identity and Access Management (AWS IAM)
    3. Hands-on Challenge: Using Amazon Web Services Identity and Access Management (AWS IAM)
    4. Solution: Using Amazon Web Services Identity and Access Management (AWS IAM)
    5. Firewalls in Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    6. Amazon Web Services Web Application Firewall (AWS WAF) and Other Tools
    7. Amazon Web Services Key Management Service (AWS KMS)
    8. Sample Questions
  5. Chapter 5 : Cost-optimized Architectures
    1. Introduction
    2. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Organizations
    3. Billing Alarms
    4. Cost-Effective Computer and Database (DB)
    5. Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) Instance Purchase Options
    6. Cost-optimized Network Architectures
    7. Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) Storage Classes
    8. Sample Questions
    9. Next Steps

Product information

  • Title: AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate: SAA-C02 exam
  • Author(s): David Bombal, Anthony Sequeira, Network Chuck
  • Release date: December 2020
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781801075060