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Ben Alvey
“The style of questions on Cloud Academy quizzes are close to what I've seen with the Associate level test.”
Cloud Engineer
Knoxville (TN), USA
Nov. 17, 2015

Who is Ben?

Ben has worked as an Oracle DBA on Linux for 10 years and made the transition to Cloud Engineer on a DevOps team within the last five years. Given his passion for technology, Ben is dedicated to increasing productivity, acquiring deeper industry knowledge and improving his technical skills. Ben is qualified in Oracle / MySQL / Postgres / Neo4j / Amazon RDS database administration in support of multiple developer scrum teams. He manages databases on RHEL and has performed automation work in Jenkins & Cloudbees in conjunction with Liquibase and is experienced in configuring and managing ElasticSearch. He is also the administrator for other Windows-based enterprise applications, including reporting and barcode labeling applications. Thanks to CloudAcademy, he has acquired the Solutions Architect (Associate Level) certification, which allows him to work with Amazon EC2, S3 and RDS. He plans to get additional AWS certifications.

Ben’s Cloud Academy Experience

“The style of questions are close to what I've seen with the Associate level test.”

Ben highly recommends Cloud Academy’s quizzes, laboratories and certification prep. He now plans to pursue training for AWS solution architect professional.

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