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Developer – Associate Certification Preparation for AWS - June 2018

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DifficultyIntermediate
Duration39h 34m
Students140

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The Cloud Academy Certified Developer - Associate Learning Path has helped thousands of students master the AWS Developer - Associate certification. This iteration of our certification Learning Path is specifically designed to prepare you for the AWS certification exam released June 2018. "Hands on experience" is mentioned in the first pre-requisites of the AWS exam blueprint , so we have included more hands on labs in this latest release of our Learning Path to fast track your learning and help you succeed ...

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1 courses

This course looks at one of the key Security services within AWS, Identity & Access Management, commonly referred to IAM. This service manages identities and their permissions that are able to access your AWS resources and so understanding how this service ...

2 labs

Learn how to create and manage IAM users, groups and policies to securely control access to AWS services and resources.

3 labs

Learn how to manage our organization using IAM Users and Groups and IAM Roles 

4 exam-filled

Knowledge Check: Overview of AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)

5 courses

Understanding the fundamentals of AWS is critical if you want to deploy services and resources within the AWS Cloud.  The Compute category of services are key resources that allow you to carry out computational abilities via a series of instructions used by...

6 labs

By completing this hands-on lab, you will be able to create your first Amazon EC2 instance using the AWS Management Console.

7 labs

You will learn the steps to launch and configure a Windows virtual machine using Amazon AWS.

8 labs

The AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) is a unified tool to manage your AWS services. With just one tool to download and configure, you can control multiple AWS services from the command line and automate them through scripts.During this lab, you will learn h...

9 exam-filled

Knowledge Check: Compute Fundamentals

10 courses

Overview This course will provide you with an introduction to the cloud database services offered by AWS. In this course we will first we explore the fundamentals of cloud databases, outline the cloud databases provided by AWS before exploring how to get st...

11 labs

You will learn the steps to create and use the MySQL Relational Database using Amazon RDS.

12 courses

Course Description This course provides an introduction to working with Amazon DynamoDB, a fully-managed NoSQL database service provided by Amazon Web Services. We begin with a description of DynamoDB and compare it to other database platforms. The course ...

13 courses

Course Description One of the core building blocks of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is that of storage, and AWS provides a wide range of storage services that allow you to architect the correct solution for your needs.  Understanding what each of thes...

14 exam-filled

Knowledge Check: Storage Fundamentals

15 description

How to Optimize S3 Performance

16 courses

Course Description We have all seen in the media numerous occurrences whereby large international organizations have had their data exposed and leaked that had been stored on S3.  Any sensitive data stored in the cloud MUST be encrypted, and when stori...

17 courses

Course Description Unencrypted data can be read and seen by anyone who has access to it, and data stored at-rest or sent between two locations, in-transit, is known as ‘plaintext’ or ‘cleartext’ data.  The data is plain to see and can be seen and under...

18 description

How to encrypt and EBS volume

19 labs

In this lab, you'll learn about Amazon Key Management Service to encrypt S3 and EBS Data at an intermediate level. Get started today!

20 courses

Amazon CloudFront is a content delivery web service which integrates with other Amazon Web Services products to give you an easy way to distribute content to end users with low latency, high data transfer speeds, and no minimum usage commitments. During th...

21 labs

Amazon CloudFront is a content delivery web service. It integrates with other Amazon Web Services products to give developers and businesses an easy way to distribute content to end users with low latency, high data transfer speeds, and no minimum usage com...

22 labs

You can easily and inexpensively use Amazon Web Services (AWS) to host a website that uses client-side technologies (such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript) and does not require server-side technologies (such as PHP and ASP.NET). This type of site is called a st...

23 courses

This is a beginner level course intended for anyone who is interested in learning the basics about the Amazon ElastiCache Service. We will discuss the concept of caching and how it relates to the Amazon ElastiCache service. We will define and discuss Elasti...

24 courses

With this course, you will be helping and enabling your development teams to architect applications that are highly scalable and resilient using best practices when working within a decoupled environment. This will lead to increased availability of operatio...

25 courses

In this group of lectures, we explore what serverless computing is and how using the computing resource as a service differs from traditional computing models.  Having an understanding of what Cloud Computing will help you gain the most from this course, s...

26 courses

The first steps in creating a serverless function are generally creating a REST interface to allow clients to interact with your backend services. In this course, we step through creating an API using the AWS API Gateway service. 

27 courses

In this course, we will create a multi-tier Serverless architecture on AWS using Amazon API Gateway, AWS Lambda, AWS Step Functions and Amazon Polly text to speech. This is a hands-on course where you will learn how to create serverless functions, data acce...

28 courses

 In this course, we will delve into implementing a series of AWS Lambda functions to help build our knowledge and familiarity with serverless computing. Learning ObjectivesFollowing this course, we will be able to explain and implement an AWS Lambda code f...

29 labs

Learn how to create and run your first AWS Lambda function.

30 labs

Learn how to design, configure, secure and test HTTP endpoints, using AWS Lambda as backend.

31 labs

Learn how to implement a Custom Authorizer with AWS Lambda to define ad-hoc authorization logics for your API Gateway resources.

32 courses

In this course, we explore some of the common use cases for serverless functions and get started with implementing serverless functions in a simple application  

34 labs

Learn how to invoke a Lambda function and implement custom logics in response to S3 events (e.g. object creation, update or deletion).

35 labs

Automating EBS snapshots with Lambda and CloudWatch EventsAutomating EBS snapshots with Lambda and CloudWatch Events

36 labs

Learn how to listen to DynamoDB update streams and process batches of records with AWS Lambda to augment your database behavior.

37 labs

Learn how to invoke a Lambda function to process and manipulate notifications published on SNS topics.

38 courses

Course Description: This course will provide you with a good foundation to better understand Amazon Kinesis, along with helping you to get started with building streamed solutions. In this course we'll put a heavier emphasis on hands-on demos along with br...

39 courses

AWS X-Ray makes it possible for you to monitor, trace and visualize activity across multiple application touch points.   In this course we will: Introduce the AWS X-Ray service and the functionality that it provides. Explain the functions of the AWS X-Ray...

40 labs

Learn how to deploy applications using Amazon Elastic Beanstalk with monitoring, autoscaling, and load balancing.

41 courses

Course Description Modern software systems are becoming increasingly complex, to meet quality, availability and security demands. And these systems are changing rapidly to keep up with the needs of end-users. With all of the changes, how do you ensure stab...

42 courses

Course Description Continuous integration is the first step toward a completely automated development, deployment and operations pipeline. It helps to mitigate integration issues, and catch known issues early via automated testing. If you're new to continu...

43 courses

Introduction to Continuous Delivery There was a time where it was commonplace for companies to deploy new features on a bi-monthly or monthly, and in some cases even quarterly basis. Long gone are the days where companies can deploy on such an extended sc...

44 courses

In this course we’ll provide you with an introduction to AWS CodeCommit and how it can be used to manage your source code. We’ll show you where AWS CodeCommit sits in a CI/CD setup. This lecture will familiarize yourself with the AWS CodeCommit service and ...

45 labs

This lab is an overview about the CodeCommit service, it covers how to create a repository, how to connect to a repository and how to manage a repository.

46 labs

Learn how to invoke a Lambda function in response to CodeCommit events on your repository.

47 courses

In this course we’ll provide you with an introduction to AWS CodeDeploy and how it can be used to automate deployments of applications to servers either running in the cloud or on prem and/or into the Lambda service. We’ll show you where AWS CodeDeploy sits...

48 labs

Follow the application lifecycle from dev to prod: continuous integration, rollbacks and blue/green deployments with AWS Code Services. 

49 courses

In this course we’ll provide you with an introduction to AWS CodePipeline and how it can be used to orchestrate the delivery of your software from source code to executable and deployable artifacts. We’ll show you where AWS CodePipeline sits in a CI/CD setu...

50 courses

In this course we’ll introduce you to AWS CodeBuild and how it can be used to compile, build, and test your source code. We’ll show you where AWS CodeBuild sits in a CI/CD setup. This course will familiarize yourself with the AWS CodeBuild service and ensur...

51 labs

Learn to use Amazon Cognito to manage User Pools, then authenticate against them with a basic web app that uses the AWS SDK. Get started today!

52 courses

Amazon's Route 53 provides three services: record creation (which registers the human-readable names you'd like associated with your web domains), request handling (to direct web traffic to the right servers), and health checks (to ensure that traffic isn't...

53 exam-filled

Preparation Exam: Certified Developer - Associate for AWS (June 2018)

About the Author

Students36580
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Courses40
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Stuart has been working within the IT industry for two decades covering a huge range of topic areas and technologies, from data centre and network infrastructure design, to more recently cloud architecture and implementation.

He is a Certified Data Centre Design Professional (CDCDP), with his latest achievements gained within the Amazon Web Services (AWS) field.

He currently holds the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate certification as well as accreditations as an AWS Business and Technology Professional and in TCO and Cloud Economics.

In January 2016 Stuart was awarded 'Expert of the Year Award 2015' from Experts Exchange for his knowledge share within cloud services to the community.

Stuart enjoys writing about cloud technologies and you will find many of his articles within our blog pages.