[A Cloud Guru] AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate 2020
ABOUT THE COURSE
Hello Cloud Gurus!
We designed this cloud certification training for anyone interested in learning to deploy, manage, and operate scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on Amazon Web Services. By the end of the course, you’ll be prepared to pass the newly-released associate-level AWS Certified SysOps Administrator exam.
The course begins with an overview of monitoring and reporting in AWS and moves on to deployment and provisioning, high availability, storage and data management, security and compliance, and networking. Then, we’ll finish the course with a look at the automation of systems on AWS.
The main technologies covered in this course include: CloudWatch, Elastic Load Balancer, EC2, RDS, VPC, Network ACLs, Security Groups, DDOS, S3, KMS, IAM, Systems Manager, Route53, Direct Connect, and CloudFormation.
This is not an introductory course: We recommend taking this course only after clearing the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam OR having worked as an AWS SysOps Administrator for at least one year.
We know that you’re busy, so our training course is made up of 5-20 minute videos that can be viewed at your convenience. Our video lessons keep it simple and explain things clearly and succinctly. Together we’ll walk you through each of the major operational areas of Amazon Web Services, step by step. Using real life examples, we will practice how to operate and maintain systems running on AWS. At the end of each section, we’ll also test your knowledge with short quizzes to make sure you’ll be ready for the exam.
The ideal student for this course is ready to quickly break into cloud computing. You don’t want hours to spend on training, so we get you up to speed quickly and efficiently. This course will prepare you for a position as a qualified AWS SysOps Administrator.
At the end of this course, you will be able to confidently sit the associate-level AWS SysOps Administrator exam, and earn one of the highest paying certifications in the industry.
The average salary for AWS-certified IT staff is 27.5 percent higher than the norm
The average salary for those holding the AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate certification is $111,966.
- You’ll gain the ability to Deploy, manage, and operate scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS
- You’ll be able to select the appropriate AWS service based on compute, data or security requirements
- You’ll learn to identify appropriate use of AWS operational best practices
- You’ll be able to implement and control the flow of data to and from AWS
- You’ll be able to Identify operational cost control mechanisms
- You’ll understand how to approach migrating on-premises workloads to AWS
- You’ll be ready to pass the AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate Exam
- SysOps administrators
- Systems engineers
- Solution architects
- DevOps engineers
- Developers wanting exposure to the operations side of things
- Free-tier AWS account
I have worked in the IT industry for around 20 years, working in SysOps, DevOps and Architecture roles with mission critical systems across a wide range of industries including financial services, telecommunications, government and healthcare. I’m passionate about cloud technology and know first hand how important it is to keep your skills up to date so that you can get to work on the coolest projects out there. I have a Masters degree in Computer Science and a BA Hons in English Literature & History, but the AWS Solutions Architect Professional is still the most difficult exam I’ve ever done! Feel free to connect on LinkedIn and Twitter!
I am an AWS Certified Solutions Architect & AWS Certified Developer, working in London for one of the largest managed service providers in Europe/US. I am ex-Rackspace and have been working exclusively in the cloud space since it’s inception. I have 17 years experience in IT in total and I am fluent across both Windows and Linux platforms. I love being a cloud geek and have decided to take it to the next level by becoming an online educator. My courses are all cloud based and will be aimed to accommodate both absolute beginners, as well professionals. I always start with the basics and by the end of my courses you will be proficient as a Cloud Guru. Feel free to add me on Linked In.