AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate: SAA-C03: AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate (2022)

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AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Management & Migration
Discover the various graphical user interface (GUI) and command-line tools used to manage Amazon Web Services (AWS) resources. Explore various cloud migration strategies and how to tag AWS resources. In this course you will learn: cloud solution design principles and how they can meet business needs; how to use AWS Management Console GUI, as well as how to install and use the AWS Console mobile app for viewing resources; how to install AWS CLI (command-line interface) and use as a tool to manage your services; and how to install and use Powershell which lets developers and administrators manage their services and resources in the scripting environment. Also learn how to tag AWS resources which means adding additional metadata, such as tying it to a project, a department, or a cost center. The course wraps up with training in migration, use of Snowball, resource tagging using Powershell and CLI, and deploying an Amazon Linux EC2 instance containing the CLI. This course can be used in preparation for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Associate SAA-C02 certification exam.
16 videos | 54m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Storage Solutions
Explore Amazon Web Services (AWS) storage solutions such as Simple Storage Service (S3) buckets, including various methods of creating them. In this course, you will discover how Elastic File System (EFS) provides cloud-based Network File System (NFS) shared that can be mounted as a remote file system and how Glacier is used for long-term cloud archiving. Course participants will also learn: how S3 addresses cloud storage needs in what are called buckets and how to create multiple buckets in your AWS account to store files and also organize them within folders using lifecycle management options for an S3 bucket and determine what happens to S3 objects over time. Get an overview of how EFS provides a simple, scalable, fully managed elastic NFS file system for use with cloud services and on-premises resources. The course finishes up with training on how to configure Amazon S3 Glacier, a storage solution designed to archive data. This course can be used in preparation for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Associate SAA-C02 exam.
18 videos | 54m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Storage Security & Resiliency
Discover how Amazon Web Services (AWS) Backup provides a centralized backup solution and Simple Storage Service (S3) security mechanisms such as encryption and blocking public access. In this course, learners explore how S3 cross-region replication increases fault tolerance, while CloudFront caches website content near users that request it. Course participants will also learn how to configure and use AWS Backup, as well as restore backups in the cloud; how to control access with S3 Block Public Access, which helps manage and control permissions and provides settings for access points, buckets, and accounts to help you manage public access; how to enable S3 bucket encryption using graphical user interface (GUI), command-line interface (CLI), and PowerShell, a task-based command-line shell and scripting language. And finally, you will learn how web service CloudFront can speed up access and distribution of your static and dynamic web content. This course can be used in preparation for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Associate SAA-C02 exam.
13 videos | 41m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Network Options
Discover how Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) provide Amazon Web Services (AWS) virtual network configurations, including subnets as well as Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) and Domain Name System (DNS) options. Learn about linking an on-premises network to the AWS cloud. Course participants will learn how VPCs address cloud networking needs as subnets which can deploy resources, and how to create a VPC using graphical user interface, command-line interface, and PowerShell, a task-based command-line shell and scripting language. You will also learn how to configure VPC, DHCP, and DNS options. And finally, learn how Direct Connect makes it easy to establish a dedicated network connection from your premises to AWS by allowing use of a dedicated private network circuit to link your on-premises network directly to an AWS VPC. Learn about site-to-site and client-to-site virtual private networks (VPNs), as well as Direct Connect dedicated circuits. This course can be used in preparation for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Associate SAA-C02 exam.
14 videos | 41m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Network Security & Name Resolution
Explore Amazon Web Services (AWS) name resolution through Route 53, including domain registration, hosted zones, and routing policies. In this course, you will examine how network cloud security solutions such as network Access Control Lists (ACLs) and security groups should be used. Discover how Network Address Translation (NAT) and Internet gateways provide network connectivity. In this course, learn how to use the domain name system (DNS) service Route 53 to register a domain name, transfer an existing DNS that is already owned, or host your own public or private zones; use graphical user interface, command-line interface (CLI), and Powershell to create a network ACL; and how to distinguish between network ACLs and security groups. You will also learn the roles of gateways, how to deploy NAT and Internet gateways, and how to provision a NAT gateway. This course can be used in preparation for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Associate SAA-C02 exam.
19 videos | 54m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: EC2 Instance Management
Discover how Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) virtual machine instances are deployed and managed by using graphical user interface (GUI), command-line interface (CLI), and PowerShell. Examine how to remotely manage Linux and Windows EC2 instances, change the instance type, and create an Elastic Block Store (EBS) volume snapshot. In this course, participants will also learn how to use GUI, CLI, and Powershell to deploy a Linux EC2 instance and also to deploy a Windows EC2 instance; how to create an EBS volume and attach an EBS volume to an existing EC2 instance; and how to create EBS volume snapshots that one can revert to in the future. In addition, you will learn to instance launch templates for instances with reoccurring settings and custom Amazon Machine Image (AMIs) that define things such as the operating system and the boot volume device. This course can be used in preparation for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Associate SAA-C02 exam.
17 videos | 47m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Database Solutions
Preparation for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam continues with this 12-video series. In this course, learners explore AWS cloud database solutions, including both SQL (structured query language) databases, for accessing relational database objects, and NoSQL databases, designed for high performance and availability. You will learn how to deploy and manage NoSQL databases such as DocumentDB and DynamoDB. Examine differences between SQL and NoSQL databases, learning to select the one you need to address specific business needs. Then watch detailed demonstrations of how to manage the Amazon RDS web service by using the graphical user interface, the command-line interface, and PowerShell. Next, learn how to enable RDS (relational database service) replication, how to view RDS performance metrics, and how to manage RDS snapshots. Finally, learn when to deploy DocumentDB and DynamoDB. After completing this course, you will be ready to explore AWS user and group management, including use of roles, policies, and multifactor authentication to secure accounts and the AWS Directory Service.
12 videos | 35m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Identity & Access Management
Preparation for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam continues with this 18-video course. In this course, participants explore AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM), including how to use roles, policies, and multifactor authentication (MFA) to secure accounts and how to use the AWS Directory Service. You will examine the role of IAM in the cloud and how to use the graphical user interface (GUI), the command-line interface (CLI), and PowerShell to manage IAM users. Watch demonstrations of configuring the AWS user password policy and perform an AWS IAM user sign-in. Then learn how to manage IAM groups by using the GUI, CLI, and PowerShell, and how to configure both IAM policies and groups. Examine how MFA can enhance user sign-in security, then learn how to enable MFA for the AWS root account. The course concludes with a study of the AWS Directory Service; how to join an EC2 (Elastic Compute Cloud) instance to AWS Directory Service; and how to create users and groups within an AWS Directory Service.
18 videos | 53m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Application Scalability
This 8-video course continues preparations for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam. In this course, participants discover how to improve application and Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instance performance through the use of Auto Scaling, Load Balancing, and placement groups. The course opens with an examination of how Auto Scaling can adjust EC2 instances, on the basis of workloads, and how to configure an Auto Scaling group, which depends upon your launch configuration. Learn about the Amazon Machine Image (AMI) used to launch new virtual machines in the cloud. Then explore the benefits of utilizing placement groups, why they are needed, and the AWS Management Console, which is used to create them. Next, watch a demonstration of using the graphical user interface (GUI) efficiently to configure a placement group. As the course concludes, participants examine the effects of Load Balancing on improving application performance and fault tolerance, before learning how to configure Elastic Load Balancing to improve app performance.
8 videos | 25m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Security
Preparation for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam continues with this 13-video course, in which participants explore AWS security and how to secure AWS cloud deployments by using certificates, encryption, and web application firewalls (WAFs). Begin by examining the AWS Security Hub for viewing cloud security alerts and compliance status, and learn how security is provided by both cryptography and public key infrastructure (PKI). Then watch a demonstration of enabling EBS (Elastic Block Store) volume encryption. Learn how the key management service (KMS) can be used to create and manage encryption keys and practice using the portal to enable a KMS key. Next, explore how the AWS certificate manager relates to PKI, and watch a demonstration of how to deploy a private certificate authority (CA) to issue PKI certificates. As the course concludes, you will learn more about how AWS WAFs protect web applications and watch a WAF being deployed.
13 videos | 41m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: AWS Cost Management
This 11-video course continues preparations for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam. Here, learners can explore AWS cost management techniques for the cloud and tools for viewing and reducing AWS costs to meet current business objectives. The course opens with an examination of how to use the graphical user interface, the command-line interface, and PowerShell to view AWS charges. Watch helpful demonstrations of how to configure AWS budgets and enable alert notifications when AWS costs have reached a threshold value. Next, explore in detail how AWS Instance Scheduler can help your business reduce costs. Learn about options available for billing preferences. The course concludes with a practical demonstration of cost reduction, by deploying EC2 (Elastic Compute Cloud) reserved and spot instances, as well as RDS (relational database service) reserved instances. After completing this course, you will be ready to move on to explore AWS developer services available for software development, including the API gateway, AWS Lambda, and AWS Elastic Container Service.
11 videos | 29m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: AWS Developer Options
Continue preparing for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam with this 11-video course, which explores AWS developer services available for software development: AWS Lambda, an elastic container service (ECS), and the API Gateway-basically, a kind of middleman between client requests to APIs and APIs behind the gateway. The course opens by examining how API Gateway allows cloud-hosted code solutions and how AWS Lambda provides serverless code solutions. Participants then learn benefits of using multitiered application architectures, with a demonstration of configuring a static website. Other topics covered include the simple notification service (SNS); how microservices and decoupling result in efficient modular applications; and how simple queue service (SQS) relates to decoupling. Learn how to use the graphical user interface to deploy a message queue, and explore benefits of using the AWS ECS. When you complete this course, you are ready to move on and explore monitoring of AWS resources with Cloud Watch and auditing with Cloud Trail.
11 videos | 31m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Monitoring
This 7-video course continues preparations for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam. Learners will explore practical tools available for monitoring and auditing AWS resources to help ensure peak performance and security for deployed AWS resources, such as S3 (simple storage service) bucket activity and EC2 instance activity. Begin by learning how to monitor EC2 (Elastic Compute Cloud) instance activity. Familiarize yourself with CloudWatch, the centralized monitoring service for AWS, which allows creation of a dashboard for quick visualizations of logged data activity, and lets you detect any suspicious activity. The course concludes with an examination of how CloudTrail provides auditing services, and shows how to use the graphical user interface to view CloudTrail events. After completing this course, you will now be ready to move on to explore stack deployment and database caching including services for analyzing a large amounts of data, and automating AWS resource deployment.
7 videos | 20m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Stack Deployment & Caching
Preparation for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam continues with this 9-video course on analyzing large amounts of data, automating resource deployment, and database caching. Participants will begin with an overview of the Amazon Kinesis service for adjusting and analyzing streaming data, and learn how clusters in Redshift-a large-scale data warehouse solution known for its high performance-can store and analyze large amounts of data. Next, you will learn how CloudFormation uses templates for automating resource deployment. Then watch as AWS resources are deployed with a CloudFormation template. You will explore the uses of Elastic Beanstalk stacks and cloud deployment, as well as Elastic Transcoder for converting media formats. The course concludes with an analysis of performance benefits of database caching by using both ElastiCache Memcached, and ElastiCache Redis. After completing this course, your next course will review core AWS concepts, including pulling and managing, cloud storage, and EC2 deployment and management.
9 videos | 21m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: AWS Review Course 1
Continue preparing for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam with this 19-video course exploring in depth the core AWS concepts already covered in previous courses. These concepts include how to deploy and manage S3 Cloud Storage and how to manage network components, as well as EC2 deployment and management. Learners examine S3 bucket and lifecycle management and listen to a discussion of S3 fault tolerance. Watch demonstrations of deploying a storage queue, creating a virtual private cloud, and configuring a network access control list. Next, watch as both a security group and a hosted DNS (domain name system) domain are configured. Other demonstrations: using the graphical user interface, command-line interface, and PowerShell to deploy a virtual machine; connecting to Linux virtual machines over a secure shell (SSH) network; and connecting to Windows virtual machines over remote desktop protocol. In the closing sequence, learn to configure a custom Amazon Machine Image; create an EBS volume and attach it to an EC2 instance; and modify an instance type.
19 videos | 51m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: AWS Review Course 2
This 15-video course continues preparations for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (SAA-C02) certification exam by reviewing more of the core AWS concepts introduced in previous courses. Topics covered in this course include relational database service (RDS) deployment and replication, AWS identity and access management (IAM), and AWS monitoring. You will begin by examining the processes of deploying RDS and enabling replication for RDS. Next, participants will watch practical demonstrations of how to create an AWS IAM user and group, as well as how to assign policies to IAM groups. You will review how to enable multifactor authentication for an IAM user, then to configure Simple AD and deploy an auto scaling group. The review continues by demonstrating how to create a KMS key and a private certificate authority, and how to configure an AWS budget. The review course concludes with demonstrations of deploying a static website and configuring CloudWatch alarms
15 videos | 53m has Assessment available Badge
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AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Architecture & Tools
The AWS Global Infrastructure facilitates the deployment of AWS services that meet business needs. AWS tools provide cloud technicians with methods to deploy and manage AWS resources. In this course, discover how regions and availability zones affect resource placement and high availability. Then, consider how shared responsibility applies to AWS services, explore the AWS Well-Architected Framework, and match AWS services to business needs. Next, get the AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) and PowerShell tools running on the Windows and Linux platforms to enable AWS management. Lastly, use CloudShell for command line management and recognize how AWS Outposts allow the use of AWS services on-premises. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
12 videos | 1h 8m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Data Storage Services
AWS provides various storage services, including databases, Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instance volumes and the ability to import large data sets from on-premises into the AWS cloud. In this course, discover how AWS Transfer and Snow Family services support importing data to the AWS cloud over the Internet and by shipping storage devices to AWS data centers. Then, plan database usage in accordance with anticipated workloads. Next, deploy and manage various database solutions such as MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, DynamoDB and DocumentDB. Lastly, create and attach a WEB volume and configure an Elastic File System (EFS). This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
15 videos | 1h 28m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Managing S3 Buckets
AWS S3 buckets provide object storage in the AWS cloud. Stored objects can use storage tiers to enhance performance or optimize costs, and buckets can be encrypted for protection of data at rest. AWS Storage Gateway serve as an on-premises cache of cloud-stored files and Amazon CloudFront is the AWS content delivery network solution. In this course, discover various ways to create and manage S3 buckets and their contents including using the console, the CLI and PowerShell. Then, configure object storage tier based on object accessibility requirements. Next, configure S3 bucket object lock, bucket policies and the AWS Storage Gateway. Lastly, enable encryption for S3 buckets and deploy Amazon CloudFront. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
17 videos | 1h 46m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Managing Network Infrastructure
AWS Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) provide virtual network infrastructure for AWS services. VPC subnets are configured with IP address ranges which are then assigned to deployed resources such as Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) instances. VPC settings related to dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP) and domain name system (DNS) control specific Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) behavior. Elastic IP addresses can be assigned to EC2 instances to provide public IP addressing. In this course, discover how VPCs and subnets can address cloud networking needs. Then, create VPCs and subnets using the console, the CLI, and PowerShell. Next, configure VPC DHCP and DNS settings as well as subnet IP addressing. Lastly, create and assign Elastic IP addresses to provide public IP addressing. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
12 videos | 1h 10m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Connectivity & Name Resolution
VPC peering allows for service and network connectivity between VPCs to various AWS services. VPNs allow for secured connections to AWS and Direct Connect provides dedicated network circuits to AWS. Learn about managing AWS network configurations related to VPC peering, VPNs, Direct Connect, network gateways, and Route 53 DNS services in this preparatory course. Discover when to use VPC peering, how to enable VPS peering using the console, and how endpoints are used for AWS service connectivity. Next, learn how to configure site-to-site and client VPN connections to AWS. Finally, practice configuring various network gateways and DNS zone settings using Route 53 and deploying a DNS firewall. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
19 videos | 1h 50m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Managing EC2 Instances
Whether deployed manually or provisioned automatically in the background for managed services, EC2 instances are the compute workhorse in AWS. EC2 instances can be deployed and managed for Windows and Linux using a variety of tools and can be temporarily stopped during instance hibernation. In this course, discover how to deploy Linux and Windows EC2 instances using the console, the CLI, and PowerShell. Next, learn how to remotely manage Windows using Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) and Linux using SSH. Finally, practice managing EC2 instance hibernation mode and monitoring instance performance. This course can be used to prepare for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate (SAA-C03) exam.
14 videos | 1h 23m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Compute & Data Analysis Services
Matching AWS service configuration to workload requirements ensures optimal performance and tight cost control. Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instances can be resized. Auto scaling can add or remove instances to support workload peaks. Various serverless compute options can be leveraged to meet specific business needs. In-memory data caching using ElastiCache greatly enhances performance related to how specific data sets are used. AWS also provides an array of data analytic and ingestion tools. In this course, discover how to resize EC2 instances using the console and the CLI. Next, configure auto scaling to support an application workload. Then, explore when Amazon Fargate, EMR, and Batch should be used. Finally, examine ElastiCache, the AWS Global Accelerator, as well as AWS data analytics and ingestion services, like Amazon Athena and AWS Glue. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
9 videos | 49m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: App & Coding Services
AWS offers a variety of application solutions to meet specific app requirements. AWS Lambda, API Gateway, and Simple Queue Service (SQS) provide methods of deploying and hosting in the AWS cloud. Web apps can be protected from common threats using specialized firewalls and app code can retrieve secrets used to connect to other resources. In this course, discover when to use key Amazon app services, like AWS Web Application Firewall to mitigate common web application attacks, and AWS Secrets Manager to allow centralized code access to secrets. Next, deploy a message queue and work with Docker on Linux and various AWS container services. Finally, create a custom instance Amazon Machine Image, review AWS speech services, and work with launch templates to automate instance deployment. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
19 videos | 1h 45m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Security & Data Privacy
A good IT security strategy involves security at all phases of IT service usage, from planning to deployment and maintenance. A thorough understanding of network protocols, ports, and IP addressing helps to properly select and deploy AWS network security solutions. Determining which laws and regulations apply to sensitive data helps configure security controls. In this course, discover how AWS supports standard security concepts such as defense-in-depth and least privilege. Then, review the network OSI model, network protocols, and ports and examine a network traffic capture. Next, identify common AWS network security threats, enable threat detection with AWS GuardDuty, and review AWS security compliance programs. Lastly, work with security controls to identify and protect sensitive data using Amazon Macie. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
10 videos | 57m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: AWS Cryptography & PKI
Cryptography serves to protect data from tampering and from being exposed to unauthorized parties. AWS supports the creation and management of encryption keys and digital security certificates. In this course, discover how cryptography can provide data integrity and confidentiality. Then, examine the public key infrastructure (PKI) hierarchy and how certificates can be used to secure AWS services. Next, work with AWS Key Management Service (AWS KMS) to manage encryption keys and AWS Certificate Manager to create a private certificate authority (CA) and issue PKI certificates. Finally, practice renewing certificates, enabling HTTPS, and encrypting an EBS volume. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
13 videos | 1h 12m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Identity & Access Management
AWS supports the creation and management of users and groups. Settings such as password policies and resource policies can secure user sign-in and restrict access to specific AWS resources in accordance with roles. Multi-factor authentication (MFA) can be enabled to mitigate common user account cracking techniques. In this course, discover how AWS provides Identity and Access Management (IAM) capabilities. Explore how to create and manage IAM user accounts using the console, the CLI and PowerShell. Next, configure user password policies and test user sign-in. Then, manage IAM groups using the console, the CLI and PowerShell. Finally, configure IAM policies and roles and enable user MFA to harden user sign-ins. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
15 videos | 1h 27m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Directory Services Authentication
A directory service is a central repository of network configuration items such as user accounts. AWS provides a variety of directory service options to meet customer needs, including identity federation. In this course, compare authentication to authorization and discover how they relate to AWS resource access. Then, explore AWS-specific Directory Service options and join an EC2 instance to an AWS directory service. Next, create AWS Managed AD user and group accounts. Finally, deploy Simple AD and examine how identity federation provides a central trusted identity provider for applications. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
7 videos | 37m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Network Security Services
Network security includes controlling which network traffic is allowed into and out of networks and virtual machines. Network access control lists (ACLs) serve as packet filtering firewalls to control network traffic at the subnet level while security groups control network traffic flow to specific virtual machine instances. In this course, discover how to create network ACLs using the AWS console, the CLI and PowerShell. Then, create rules in the network ACL to restrict inbound and outbound traffic and associate the network ACL with a subnet. Next, create security groups using the AWS console, the CLI and PowerShell. Learn how to create security group rules and associate a virtual machine. Finally, deploy the AWS Network Firewall for network perimeter protection including intrusion prevention. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
11 videos | 1h has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Governance & Automation
AWS provides solutions for holistic governance of the AWS environment in compliance with organizational security requirements. Trusted Advisor provides improvement recommendations for AWS service performance, availability, security, and cost management. In this course, explore Trusted Advisor recommendations for AWS services and learn how to use AWS Organizations to manage multiple AWS accounts. Next, discover how to set the maximum allowed permissions with service control policies (SCPs) and practice using AWS Systems Manager to manage instance patches, images, and inventory. Finally, work with AWS Config to track resource configuration changes, AWS Batch for workload management, and CloudFormation templates to automate resource deployment. This course can be used to prepare for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate (SAA-C03) exam.
9 videos | 48m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Data & Service Availability
Proactive planning goes a long way in minimizing the impact of IT service disruptions. AWS provides methods of ensuring IT service high availability (HA) occurs across a variety of services, data availability, and long-term data retention. In this course, explore disaster recovery terminology and common strategies. Next, learn about Amazon S3 Glacier for archiving, S3 Cross-Region Replication (CRR), versioning, lifecycle management, and Elastic Block Store (EBS) volume snapshots. Finally, discover how to configure a load balancer to improve application performance and resiliency to failure, configure AWS Backup, and manage database replicas and snapshots. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
17 videos | 1h 36m has Assessment available Badge
AWS Solutions Architect Associate 2022: Cost Management
Cloud computing services incur ongoing monthly charges. AWS provides many ways to reduce monthly charges across all AWS services, along with powerful tools to analyze those monthly charges. In this course, discover when to use various cost savings strategies and how to work with EC2 Reserved Instances and Spot Instances. Next, explore different methods for tagging resources for cost allocation and how to analyze AWS charges using the Cost Explorer tool. Finally, learn how to create cost and usage budgets to track monthly expenditures and be alerted when a certain threshold cost is reached. This course can be used to prepare for exam SAA-C03, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
11 videos | 1h 3m has Assessment available Badge
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BOOKS INCLUDED

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AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate All-in-One Exam Guide, Second Edition (Exam SAA-C02)
Written by an expert AWS Solutions Architect and well-respected author, this authoritative guide fully addresses the knowledge and skills required for passing the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate exam.
book Duration 8h 1m book Authors By Joyjeet Banerjee

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AWS Certified Solutions Architect Study Guide: Associate SAA-C02 Exam, 3rd Edition
The AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate (SAA-C02) Exam certification is intended for individuals who perform in a solutions architect role.
book Duration 7h 49m book Authors By Ben Piper, David Clinton

BOOKS INCLUDED

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AWS All-in-one Security Guide: Design, Build, Monitor, and Manage a Fortified Application Ecosystem on AWS
If you're looking for a comprehensive guide to Amazon Web Services (AWS) security, this book is for you. With the help of this book, cloud professionals and the security team will learn how to protect their cloud infrastructure components and applications from external and internal threats.
book Duration 4h 4m book Authors By Adrin Mukherjee

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Transforming Your Business with AWS: Getting the Most Out of Using AWS to Modernize and Innovate Your Digital Services
This book provides you with a concrete action plan to build a team capable of creating world-class digital services and long-term competitive advantages.
book Duration 4h 20m book Authors By Philippe Abdoulaye

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AWS Certified Solutions Architect Study Guide: Associate SAA-C02 Exam, 3rd Edition
The AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate (SAA-C02) Exam certification is intended for individuals who perform in a solutions architect role.
book Duration 7h 49m book Authors By Ben Piper, David Clinton

SKILL BENCHMARKS INCLUDED

AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Design Cost-optimized Architectures Competency
The AWS Design Cost-optimized Architectures Competency benchmark measures your ability to select appropriate scaling strategies from a cost perspective, identify when content delivery can be used to reduce costs, and recognize the strategies to reduce data transfer costs within AWS. You will be evaluated on your skills to determine the most cost-effective database options based on requirements. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to identify cost-effective solutions for storage, compute, database, and network services.
15m    |   15 questions
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Design Resilient Architectures Competency
The AWS Design Resilient Architectures Competency benchmark evaluates your ability to design a multi-tier architecture solution. You will be measured on your skills to design decoupling mechanisms using AWS services and choose appropriate resilient storage. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to design highly available and/or fault-tolerant architectures.
17m    |   17 questions
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Design Secure Applications and Architectures Competency
The AWS Design Secure Applications and Architectures Competency benchmark measures your ability to determine when and how to use security groups and to select appropriate data security options. You will be assessed on your skills to design secure access to AWS resources and choose appropriate services to create traceability for access to AWS resources. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to design secure application tiers and select appropriate policies and AWS services to protect against threats.
30m    |   30 questions
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2020: Design High-performing Architectures Competency
The AWS Design High-performing Architectures Competency benchmark measures your ability to identify elastic and scalable compute solutions for a workload. You will be assessed on your skills to select high-performing networking, storage, and database solutions for a workload. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to choose appropriate high performing solutions.
32m    |   32 questions
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AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2022: Design Secure Architectures (Intermediate Level)
The AWS Design Secure Architectures Competency benchmark evaluates your ability to design a multi-tier architecture solution. You will be measured on your skills in designing decoupling mechanisms using AWS services and choosing appropriate resilient storage. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to design highly available and/or fault-tolerant architectures.
20m    |   20 questions
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2022: Design Resilient Architectures Competency (Intermediate Level)
The AWS Design Resilient Architectures Competency benchmark evaluates your ability to design a multi-tier architecture solution. You will be measured on your skills in designing decoupling mechanisms using AWS services and choosing appropriate resilient storage. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to design highly available and/or fault-tolerant architectures.
20m    |   18 questions
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2022: Design High-performing Architectures Competency (Intermediate Level)
The AWS Design High-performing Architectures Competency benchmark measures your ability to identify elastic and scalable compute solutions for a workload. You will be assessed on your skills to select high-performing networking, storage, and database solutions for a workload. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to choose appropriate high-performing solutions.
20m    |   20 questions
AWS Associate Solutions Architect 2022: Design Cost-optimized Architectures Competency
The AWS Design Cost-optimized Architectures Competency benchmark measures your ability to select appropriate scaling strategies from a cost perspective, identify when content delivery can be used to reduce costs, and recognize the strategies to reduce data transfer costs within AWS. You will be evaluated on your skills to determine the most cost-effective database options based on requirements. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to identify cost-effective storage solutions, compute, database, and network services.
20m    |   20 questions
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