Designing for Failure
Designing for high availability, fault tolerance and cost efficiency
High Availability in RDS
High Availability in Amazon Aurora
High Availability in DynamoDB
The course is part of this learning path
This section of the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional learning path introduces you to High Availability and Disaster Recovery concepts and services relevant to the SAP-C02 exam. By the end of this section, you will be familiar with the design options available and know how to select and apply AWS services to meet specific high availability and disaster recovery scenarios relevant to the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional exam.
- Learn the fundamentals of high availability, fault tolerance, and backup and disaster recovery
- Understand how to design for failure in AWS while also balancing high availability, fault tolerance, and cost efficiency
- Learn how to implement high availability practices in Amazon RDS, Amazon Aurora, and DynamoDB
Hello, and welcome to this course on high availability and disaster recovery in AWS, where we’re here to help you on your journey to prepare for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional certification.
Before we get started, I’d like to introduce myself. My name is Danny Jessee, and I am one of the trainers here at Cloud Academy, specializing in AWS – Amazon Web Services – and AWS certifications.
In this course, the AWS team will be presenting a series of lectures that introduce the various services currently available in AWS supporting high availability and disaster recovery that may be covered on the exam.
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This course has been specifically curated to help you pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional exam and is ideal for anyone who is looking to learn more about the various services in AWS that support high availability and disaster recovery in preparation for the exam.
The objective of this course is to provide an introduction to high availability and disaster recovery in AWS for solution architects, including:
How to design a solution architecture that is resilient in the event of failure,
How to design for high availability and fault tolerance while also supporting cost efficiency, and
Highly available database services in AWS, including Multi-AZ deployments with Amazon RDS as well as serverless databases such as DynamoDB.
Together with the other courses in this learning path, we’ll cover all of the key tools, technologies, and concepts from the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional exam guide and ensure that you are fully prepared to sit this exam.
The AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional certification has been designed for anyone who has experience in a solutions architect role. You should also have experience using AWS services to design and implement cloud solutions based on the AWS Well-Architected Framework. All of the AWS Cloud concepts introduced in this course will be explained and reinforced from the ground up.
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Danny has over 20 years of IT experience as a software developer, cloud engineer, and technical trainer. After attending a conference on cloud computing in 2009, he knew he wanted to build his career around what was still a very new, emerging technology at the time — and share this transformational knowledge with others. He has spoken to IT professional audiences at local, regional, and national user groups and conferences. He has delivered in-person classroom and virtual training, interactive webinars, and authored video training courses covering many different technologies, including Amazon Web Services. He currently has six active AWS certifications, including certifications at the Professional and Specialty level.