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Professional Development & Executive Education

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner & Solutions Architect


Amazon Web Services (AWS) Academy – Certified Cloud Practitioner with Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Program

Course Description

Become a part of the growing cloud computing industry with the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner with Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Program. This program is an AWS Academy curriculum designed to help individuals develop technical expertise in cloud computing and prepare them for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification and/or the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification exam. Program tuition includes all course materials, access to labs, a practice exam, and a voucher for one certification exam. A total of approximately 60 hours including instructor led training, outside projects and online work.

Program Benefits

  • This program is an AWS Academy curriculum designed to help individuals develop technical expertise in cloud computing
  • Prep Students for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification and/or the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification exam.
  • Course Materials Included
  • Free Practice Exam
  • Voucher for one exam offered by AWS
  • 60 Professional Development Hours/ 6.0 Continuing Education Units by NJIT University

Topics Covered

Unit One: Introduction to Cloud Computing

  • Identify the value and benefits of cloud computing and AWS
  • Understand methods and tools to maintain security and protect data
  • Explain the financial advantages of the AWS Cloud
  • Navigate the AWS Management Console

Unit Two: Getting Started on AWS

  • Differentiate between AWS storage options
  • Understand AWS compute and networking options
  • Describe and use AWS database options
  • Identify deployment and management options
  • Make decisions based on recommended architectural principles and best practices
  • Create a cloud migration roadmap and plan
  • Use AWS to make infrastructure scalable
  • Create a business continuity plan and achieve high availability
  • Create event-driven scaling
  • Automate the deployment of cloud resources
  • Design architectures to decouple infrastructure and reduce inter-dependencies
  • Optimize data storage for static content

Unit Three: Architecting on AWS

  • Identify best practices prescribed in the Well-Architected framework
  • Identify and solve common configuration and design issues
  • Differentiate between architectures for data processing and analytics, mobile back-ends, and video transcoding
  • Understand the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam structure and questions

Who Should Enroll

This course is best suited for individuals who are seeking certification in cloud computing; specifically preparing to take the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification and/or the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification exam.

Prerequisite

Cloud Computing Architecture requires a strong foundation in multiple computing, software development, and IT concepts and skills.

Instructor

Tim Kellers

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