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AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate SAA-C01

AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Words: 13,455

  • Domain 1: Design Resilient Architectures
    1.1 Choose reliable/resilient storage.
    1.2 Determine how to design decoupling mechanisms using AWS services.
    1.3 Determine how to design a multi-tier architecture solution.
    1.4 Determine how to design high availability and/or fault tolerant architectures.
  • Domain 2: Define Performant Architectures
    2.1 Choose performant storage and databases.
    2.2 Apply caching to improve performance.
    2.3 Design solutions for elasticity and scalability.
  • Domain 3: Specify Secure Applications and Architectures
    3.1 Determine how to secure application tiers.
    3.2 Determine how to secure data.
    3.3 Define the networking infrastructure for a single VPC application.
  • Domain 4: Design Cost-Optimized Architectures
    4.1 Determine how to design cost-optimized storage.
    4.2 Determine how to design cost-optimized compute.
  • Domain 5: Define Operationally-Excellent Architectures
    5.1 Choose design features in solutions that enable operational excellence.

Specialty Areas

AWS Certified Data Analytics

AWS Certified Data Analytics - Words: 29,551

5 domains

  • Domain 1: Collection
    1.1 Build Kinesis Data Streams data collection system
    1.2 Build Kinesis Data Firehose data collection system
    1.3 Build Glue ETL and cataloging collection system
  • Domain 2: Storage and Data Management
    2.1 Build DynamoDB storage and data management system
    2.2 Build Redshift storage and data management system
    2.3 Populating the Glue data catalog
  • Domain 3: Processing
    3.1 Build EMR data processing systems
    3.2 Build streaming ETL processing systems
    3.3 Glue and EMR
  • Domain 4: Analysis and Visualization
    4.1 Build Athena analysis and visualization
    4.2 Kinesis Data Analytics
    4.3 Elasticsearch and Kibana
  • Domain 5: Security
    5.1 Build secure data analytics systems
    5.2 Encrypt your analytics data
    5.3 Data governance and compliance

AWS Certified Database

AWS Certified Database - Words: 53

5 domains
- Workload-Specific Database Design
- Deployment and Migration
- Management and Operations
- Monitoring and Troubleshooting
- Database Security