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AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Guide: The ultimate exam guide to AWS Solutions Architect certification

By: Gabriel Ramirez

Key Features

  • Build highly reliable and scalable workloads on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform
  • Pass the exam in less time and with confidence, thanks to mock tests
  • Get up and running with developing and managing applications on the AWS platform

Book Description

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the current leader in the public cloud market. With an increasing global interest in leveraging cloud infrastructure, the AWS Cloud by Amazon offers a cutting-edge platform for architecting, building, and deploying web-scale cloud applications. As the rate of cloud platform increases, so does the need for cloud certification.

The AWS Certified Solu

Product Details

  • Pages:626 pages
  • Publication Date:Wed Oct 31 2018
  • Publisher:Packt Publishing; 1 edition
  • Language:English
  • Readers:63

Product Description

Key Features

  • Build highly reliable and scalable workloads on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform
  • Pass the exam in less time and with confidence, thanks to mock tests
  • Get up and running with developing and managing applications on the AWS platform

Book Description

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the current leader in the public cloud market. With an increasing global interest in leveraging cloud infrastructure, the AWS Cloud by Amazon offers a cutting-edge platform for architecting, building, and deploying web-scale cloud applications. As the rate of cloud platform increases, so does the need for cloud certification.

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Guide is the ideal choice to help you gain certification. The book starts off by strengtheningyour foundation of what AWS is and its prerequisites. Following this introduction, you'll get insights into the various types of AWS services such as Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC), and Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS), which will help you understand the core Amazon services. Further into the chapters, you will delve into aspects of how to design and deploy highly scalable applications. To test your knowledge and the skills you've acquired, the book's concluding chapters will wind up with a section on security concepts along with AWS best practices and mock papers.

By the end of this book, you will not only be fully prepared to pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam, but also capable of building secure and reliable applications.

What you will learn

  • Explore AWS terminology and identity and access management
  • Get to grips with important cloud services and features in categories such as compute, network, storage, and databases
  • Define access control to secure AWS resources and set up efficient monitoring
  • Back up your database and ensure high availability by understanding all database-related services in the AWS Cloud
  • Integrate AWS with your applications to meet and exceed non-functional requirements
  • Build and deploy cost-effective and highly available applications

Who this book is for

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect –Associate Guide is ideal if you are an IT professional or Solutions Architect wanting to pass the AWS Certified Solution Architect – Associate 2018 exam. This book is also suitable for developers looking to start building scalable applications on AWS.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to Amazon Web Services
  2. AWS Global Infrastructure Overview
  3. Elasticity and Scalability Concepts
  4. Hybrid Cloud Architectures
  5. Resilient Patterns
  6. Event Driven and Stateless Architectures
  7. Integrating Application Services
  8. Disaster Recovery Strategies
  9. Storage Options
  10. Matching Supply and Demand
  11. Introducing Amazon Elastic MapReduce
  12. Web Scale Applications
  13. Understanding Access Control
  14. Encryption & Key Management
  15. Overview of Security and Compliance Services
  16. AWS Security best practices
  17. Web Application Security
  18. Cost Effective Resources
  19. Working with Infrastructure as Code
  20. Automation with AWS
  21. Introduction to the DevOps practice in AWS
  22. Mock Test 1
  23. Mock Test 2