AWS Certified DevOps Engineer 2021: AWS Policies and Standards Automation Competency (Intermediate Level)

  • 15m
  • 15 questions
The AWS Policies and Standards Automation Competency benchmark measures your skills for setting up automatic monitoring and response to health and performance incidents. You will be evaluated on your skills to set up automatic cost management, budgeting, and optimization of resource costs. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills necessary to apply governance standards and monitor compliance with the governance strategy.

Topics covered

  • apply logging for health and performance monitoring of applications
  • create budget reports
  • detect and resolve governance drift
  • identify how to ensure governance with external software licenses
  • identify tools to determine the right workload size to increase cost savings
  • measure and optimize costs by utilizing Trusted Advisor
  • outline delivery formats and standards for logs and metrics
  • outline how to collect and view client side usage data about web application performance
  • outline the use of AWS Control Tower to centrally manage and govern a multi-account AWS cloud environment
  • recognize effective responses to security and governance incidents
  • recognize how to detect and report security incidents
  • recognize tools for logging infrastructure and operating system health and performance
  • set policies across a self-service environment
  • set up cost anomaly detection
  • utilize AWS Cost Explorer reports