SysOps Administrator – Associate Certification Preparation for AWS

Duration29h 19m


Specifically designed to help you prepare for the AWS SysOps Administrator - Associate certification, this hands on orientated learning path provides over 28 hours of interactive content comprising 18 hands on labs and 6 video courses which have been carefully blended with practical scenarios to help you prepare for this practical orientated AWS certification. The certification demands that the candidate demonstrates the ability to deploy AWS solutions for different scenarios per AWS' best practices, troubleshoot, and tune AWS environments for performance ...

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Learning Path Steps

1 courses

The ‘Foundations for SysOps Administrator - Associate for AWS’ course is designed to walk you through the AWS compute, storage, and service offerings you need to be familiar with for the AWS SysOps Administrator–Associate exam. This course provides you with...

2 quizzes

Compute for AWS

3 labs

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

4 quizzes

Amazon EC2

5 labs

Learn to create your first Amazon S3 bucket, create a logical folder for organizational purposes, and upload content to it and set custom metadata using the S3 console

6 labs

EC2 instances can use multiple storage volumes, learn how to add and manage them using EBS.

7 labs

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

8 labs

ElastiCache is a web service that makes it easy to deploy, operate, and scale an in-memory cache in the cloud. This lab experience will guide you during the creation of an Elasticache cluster and its the first usage.

9 courses

Course Description The AWS exam guide outlines that 15% of the SysOps Administrator–Associate exam questions could be on the topic of designing highly-available, fault-tolerant, cost-efficient, scalable systems. This course teaches you to recognize and exp...

10 labs

Learn how to create an isolated network using Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)

11 quizzes

Amazon VPC

12 labs

In this lab, we are going to create an Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) within the AWS console. In the next steps, we are going to create a Classic Load balancer to forward the web traffic to a couple of EC2 instances

13 quizzes

Elastic Load Balancing

14 labs

CloudWatch is a monitoring service that AWS provides. You can use it to monitor AWS resources or custom resources, inside or outside AWS.

15 labs

You will learn the steps to automatically scale up or down your EC2 infrastructure using Auto Scaling Groups.

16 quizzes

Auto Scaling

17 labs

Amazon Simple Queue Service (SQS) is a fast, reliable, scalable, fully managed message queuing service. You can use SQS to transmit any volume of data, at any level of throughput, without losing messages or requiring other services to be always available.

18 courses

Course Description This course is focused on the details you need to know for the 20% of the SysOps Administrator – Associate for AWS exam that covers data security. You will learn to recognize and explain platform compliance for AWS, and be able to both r...

19 labs

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

20 labs

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

21 labs

Learn how to increment the network security creating a public and private subnet on VPC and filter traffic using network ACL

22 quizzes

Data Security

23 courses

In this Group of lectures we will introduce you to the Pizza Time business and system requirements. Pizza Time requires a simple ordering solution that can be implemented quickly and with minimal cost, so we will do a hands deployment of version 1.0 of our ...

24 labs

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

25 courses

In this group of lectures we run a hands on deployment of the next iteration of the Pizza Time solution. The Pizza Time business has been a success. It needs to support more customers and wants to expand to meet a global market.   We define our new solutio...

26 labs

You will learn how to create custom Amazon Machine Images (AMI) starting from a customized EC2 instance.

27 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...

28 labs

A CloudFormation stack can manage DynamoDB tables, Elastic IP's, EC2 instances, Virtual Private Cloud networks and security groups, Route53 zones and records, IAM users, CloudWatch logs and alarms, S3 buckets, and much more. In this lab you'll use CloudForm...

29 labs

You will learn the steps to create and apply AWS S3 Bucket Policies with embedded conditions to restrict a user's ability to perform specific functions within S3 Buckets.  

30 courses

This is the final piece of content of our Learning Path, in this video, we will review some points related to goals of the SysOps certification and take a look at the official sample questions provided by AWS. If you have thoughts or suggestions for this c...

31 quizzes

SysOps Administrator for AWS Associate

32 exam-filled

Preparation Exam: Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate for AWS

About the Author

Learning paths1

Eric Magalhães has a strong background as a Systems Engineer for both Windows and Linux systems and, currently, work as a DevOps Consultant for Embratel. Lazy by nature, he is passionate about automation and anything that can make his job painless, thus his interest in topics like coding, configuration management, containers, CI/CD and cloud computing went from a hobby to an obsession. Currently, he holds multiple AWS certifications and, as a DevOps Consultant, helps clients to understand and implement the DevOps culture in their environments, besides that, he play a key role in the company developing pieces of automation using tools such as Ansible, Chef, Packer, Jenkins and Docker.