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AWS - Certifications

AWS - Certifications


Fri, 27 Oct 2017
By Agile Academy

AWS offer a range of certification types including Associate, Professional, and Specialty. AWS certifications focus on gaining technical knowledge on the AWS Platform across several roles and specialties.

AWS offer associate certifications covering the roles of Solutions Architect, Developer, and SysOps Administrator. Once you have completed an Associate Certification in any of these roles, you may progress to a Specialty in Advanced Networking or Big Data, or a Professional Certification in Solutions Architect or DevOps Engineering.

Specialty Certifications offer advancement for someone interested validating their expertise in a specific area. Professional Certifications are our highest role-specific certification.

 

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Associate

Demonstrate your AWS technical skills. Take the first step toward becoming AWS Certified.

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Specialty

Validate your technical skills in key areas. Specialty exams require an Associate certification.

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Professional

Showcase your advanced AWS technical expertise. Professional exams require a relevant Associate certification.

 

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Architecting

Architecting exams validate technical knowledge for solutions architects, solution design engineers, and anyone who designs applications and systems on AWS.

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

This exam tests your technical expertise in designing and deploying scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS. This is for anyone with one or more years of hands-on experience designing distributed applications and systems on the AWS platform.Learn More >>

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional

This exam tests your advanced technical skills and experience in designing distributed applications and systems on the AWS platform. This is for anyone that has completed an AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate with two or more years of hands-on experience designing and deploying cloud architecture on AWS.Learn More >>

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Developing

Developing exams validate technical knowledge for software developers who develop cloud applications on AWS.

AWS Certified Developer – Associate

This exam tests your technical expertise in developing and maintaining applications on the AWS platform. This is for anyone with one or more years of hands-on experience designing and maintaining an AWS-based application plus in-depth knowledge of at least one high-level programming language. Learn More >>

AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional

This exam tests your technical expertise in provisioning, operating, and managing distributed application systems on the AWS platform. This is for anyone that has achieved AWS Certified Developer - Associate or AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate with two or more years of hands-on experience provisioning, operating, and managing AWS environments.Learn More >>

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Operations

Operations exams validate technical knowledge for sysops administrators, systems administrators, and those in a DevOps role who create automatable and repeatable deployments of applications, networks, and systems on the AWS platform.

AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate

This exam tests your technical expertise in deployment, management, and operations on the AWS platform. This is for anyone with one or more years of hands-on experience operating AWS-based applications.Learn More >>

AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional

This exam tests your technical expertise in provisioning, operating, and managing distributed application systems on the AWS platform. This is for anyone who has achieved AWS Certified Developer - Associate or AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate and has two or more years of hands-on experience provisioning, operating, and managing AWS environments.Learn More >>

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Specialties

Specialty Exams validate technical knowledge for AWS experts who also possess expertise in specific technical areas. They’re designed for individuals with at least one associate-level AWS Certification plus deep proficiency and real-world experience in an area of specialization.

AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty

This exam tests your technical expertise in designing and implementing AWS services to derive value from data. This is for anyone who performs complex Big Data analyses.Learn More >>

AWS Certified Advanced Networking – Specialty

This exam tests your technical expertise in designing and implementing AWS and hybrid IT architectures at scale. This is for anyone who performs complex networking tasks.Learn More >>

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