SKILL BENCHMARK

AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional 2020: Design for New Storage Solutions Proficiency

  • 30m
  • 30 questions
The AWS Design for New Storage Solutions Proficiency benchmark measures your ability to determine target database platforms. You will be evaluated on your skills to enable data replication, self-healing, and elastic features and services. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to analyze data volume and rate of change, determine a data transfer strategy, and select an appropriate database transfer mechanism.

Topics covered

  • attach an EBS volume to an EC2 instance
  • change the storage tier of an S3 object
  • configure a Kinesis stream
  • configure an Elastic Transcoder job pipeline
  • create and attach a high-performance encrypted EBS volume
  • create and use a custom AMI
  • create an EBS volume
  • create an NFS configuration and mount from Linux
  • create an S3 bucket
  • create a QuickSight analysis
  • deploy an app using OpsWorks
  • deploy and configure Amazon Aurora in AWS
  • deploy and configure a RedShift cluster
  • deploy and configure MariaDB in AWS
  • deploy and configure Microsoft SQL Server in AWS
  • deploy and configure MySQL in AWS
  • deploy and configure Oracle in AWS
  • deploy and configure PostgreSQL in AWS
  • deploy an Elastic MapReduce cluster
  • deploy a pilot light DR strategy
  • deploy a private CA
  • deploy DynamoDB
  • deploy MySQL and create a replica
  • determine the optimal storage class for S3 content
  • determine when NoSQL DocumentDB and DynamoDB should be used
  • determine which RDS database engine best suits a given need
  • differentiate between SQL and NoSQL
  • enable S3 CRR for increased data availability
  • explore Amazon Rekognition demos
  • identify when Athena's fast querying service should be used