Ultimate AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate 2022

Ultimate AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate 2022

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Full Practice Exam | Learn Cloud Computing | Pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate Certification SAA-C02!

Beginners welcome: no need to know anything about AWS!

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate certification is one of the most challenging exams. It’s great at assessing how well you understand not just AWS, but making sure you are making the best architectural decisions based on situations, which makes this certification incredibly valuable to have and pass. Rest assured, I’ve passed it myself with a score of 982 out of 1000. Yes, you read that right, I only made one mistake! Next, I want to help YOU pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate certification with flying colors.

This is going to be a long journey, but passing the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate exam will be worth it!

Concretely, here’s what we’ll learn to pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate exam:

  • The AWS Fundamentals: IAM, EC2, Load Balancing, Auto Scaling, EBS, EFS, Route 53, RDS, ElastiCache, S3, CloudFront
  • The AWS CLI: CLI setup, usage on EC2, best practices, SDK, advanced usage
  • In-Depth Database comparison: RDS, Aurora, DynamoDB, Neptune, ElastiCache, Redshift, ElasticSearch, Athena
  • Monitoring, Troubleshooting & Audit: AWS CloudWatch, CloudTrail
  • AWS Integration & Messaging: SQS, SNS, Kinesis
  • AWS Serverless: AWS Lambda, DynamoDB, API Gateway, Cognito
  • AWS Security best practices: KMS, SSM Parameter Store, IAM Policies
  • VPC & Networking in depth
  • AWS Other Services Overview: CICD (CodeCommit, CodeBuild, CodePipeline, CodeDeploy), CloudFormation, ECS, Step Functions,
  • SWF, EMR, Glue, OpsWorks, ElasticTranscoder, AWS Organizations, Workspaces, AppSync, Single Sign On (SSO)
  • Tips to ROCK the exam

What you’ll learn

  • FULLY UPDATED FOR SAA-C02: Pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate Certification
  • Full Practice Exam with Explanations included!
  • All 600+ slides available as downloadable PDF
  • Perform Real-World Solution Architecture on AWS
  • Learn the AWS Fundamentals (EC2, ELB, ASG, RDS, ElastiCache, S3)
  • Learn the Serverless Fundamentals (Lambda, DynamoDB, Cognito, API Gateway)
  • Analyze 10+ Solution Architectures (traditional & serverless)
  • Understand the Well Architected Framework, Disaster Recovery
  • Master all the differences of Databases on AWS
  • Secure your entire AWS Cloud using KMS, IAM Policies & SSM
Table of Contents

Introduction – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
1 Course Introduction – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
2 PLEASE READ Lectures you can skip if you took a course from me before
3 Creating an AWS Account
4 AWS Account Activation Troubleshooting
5 Important Message
6 About your instructor

Code & Slides Download
7 Slides and Code Download

Getting started with AWS
8 AWS Cloud Overview – Regions & AZ
9 Tour of the AWS Console & Services in AWS
10 About the UI changes in the course

IAM & AWS CLI
11 IAM Introduction Users, Groups, Policies
12 IAM Users & Groups Hands On
13 IAM Policies
14 IAM Policies Hands On
15 IAM MFA Overview
16 IAM MFA Hands On
17 AWS Access Keys, CLI and SDK
18 AWS CLI Setup on Windows
19 AWS CLI Setup on Mac OS X
20 AWS CLI Setup on Linux
21 AWS CLI Hands On
22 AWS CloudShell Region Availability
23 AWS CloudShell
24 IAM Roles for AWS Services
25 IAM Roles Hands On
26 IAM Security Tools
27 IAM Security Tools Hands On
28 IAM Best Practices
29 IAM Summary

EC2 Fundamentals
30 AWS Budget Setup
31 EC2 Basics
32 Create an EC2 Instance with EC2 User Data to have a Website Hands On
33 EC2 Instance Types Basics
34 Security Groups & Classic Ports Overview
35 Security Groups Hands On
36 SSH Overview
37 How to SSH using Linux or Mac
38 How to SSH using Windows
39 How to SSH using Windows 10
40 SSH Troubleshooting
41 EC2 Instance Connect
42 EC2 Instance Roles Demo
43 EC2 Instance Purchasing Options
44 Spot Instances & Spot Fleet
45 EC2 Instances Launch Types Hands On

EC2 – Solutions Architect Associate Level
46 Private vs Public vs Elastic IP
47 Private vs Public vs Elastic IP Hands On
48 EC2 Placement Groups
49 EC2 Placement Groups – Hands On
50 Elastic Network Interfaces (ENI) – Overview
51 Elastic Network Interfaces (ENI) – Hands On
52 ENI – Extra Reading
53 EC2 Hibernate
54 EC2 Hibernate – Hands On
55 EC2 – Advanced Concepts (Nitro, vCPU, Capacity Reservations)

EC2 Instance Storage
56 EBS Overview
57 EBS Hands On
58 EBS Snapshots
59 EBS Snapshots – Hands On
60 AMI Overview
61 AMI Hands On
62 EC2 Instance Store
63 EBS Volume Types
64 EBS Multi-Attach
65 EBS Encryption
66 Amazon EFS
67 Amazon EFS – Hands On
68 EFS vs EBS
69 EBS & EFS – Section Cleanup

High Availability and Scalability ELB & ASG
70 High Availability and Scalability
71 Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) Overview
72 Classic Load Balancer (CLB)
73 Classic Load Balancer (CLB) – Hands On
74 Application Load Balancer (ALB)
75 Application Load Balancer (ALB) – Hands On
76 Network Load Balancer (NLB)
77 Network Load Balancer (NLB) – Hands On
78 Gateway Load Balancer (GWLB)
79 Elastic Load Balancer – Sticky Sessions
80 Elastic Load Balancer – Cross Zone Load Balancing
81 Elastic Load Balancer – SSL Certificates
82 Elastic Load Balancer – Connection Draining
83 Auto Scaling Groups (ASG) Overview
84 Auto Scaling Groups Hands On
85 Auto Scaling Groups – Scaling Policies
86 Auto Scaling Groups – Scaling Policies Hands On
87 Auto Scaling Groups – for Solutions Architects

AWS Fundamentals RDS + Aurora + ElastiCache
88 Amazon RDS Overview
89 RDS Read Replicas vs Multi AZ
90 Amazon RDS Hands On
91 RDS Encryption + Security
92 Amazon Aurora
93 Amazon Aurora – Hands On
94 Amazon Aurora – Advanced Concepts
95 ElastiCache Overview
96 ElastiCache Hands On
97 ElastiCache for Solution Architects
98 List of Ports to be familiar with

Route 53
99 What is a DNS
100 Route 53 Overview
101 Route 53 – Registering a domain
102 Route 53 – Creating our first records
103 Route 53 – EC2 Setup
104 Route 53 – TTL
105 Route 53 CNAME vs Alias
106 Routing Policy – Simple
107 Routing Policy – Weighted
108 Routing Policy – Latency
109 Route 53 – Health Checks
110 Route 53 – Health Checks Hands On
111 Routing Policy – Failover
112 Routing Policy – Geolocation
113 Routing Policy – Geoproximity
114 Routing Policy – Traffic Flow & Geoproximity Hands On
115 Routing Policy – Multi Value
116 rd Party Domains & Route 53
117 Route 53 – Section Cleanup

Classic Solutions Architecture Discussions
118 Solutions Architecture Discussions Overview
119 WhatsTheTime.com
120 MyClothes.com
121 MyWordPress.com
122 Instantiating applications quickly
123 Beanstalk Overview
124 Beanstalk Hands On

Amazon S3 Introduction
125 Amazon S3 – Section Introduction
126 S3 Buckets and Objects
127 S3 Buckets and Objects – Hands On
128 S3 Versioning
129 S3 Versioning – Hands On
130 S3 Encryption
131 S3 Encryption – Hands On
132 S3 Security & Bucket Policies
133 S3 Bucket Policies Hands On
134 S3 Websites
135 S3 CORS
136 S3 CORS Hands On
137 S3 Consistency Model

AWS SDK, IAM Roles & Policies
138 IAM Roles and Policies Hands On
139 AWS Policy Simulator
140 AWS EC2 Instance Metadata
141 AWS SDK Overview

Advanced Amazon S3 & Athena
142 S3 MFA Delete
143 S3 MFA Delete Hands On
144 S3 Default Encryption
145 S3 Access Logs
146 S3 Access Logs – Hands On
147 S3 Replication (Cross Region and Same Region)
148 S3 Replication – Hands On
149 S3 Pre-signed URLs
150 S3 Pre-signed URLs – Hands On
151 S3 Storage Classes + Glacier
152 S3 Storage Classes + Glacier – Hands On
153 S3 Lifecycle Rules
154 S3 Lifecycle Rules – Hands On
155 S3 Analytics
156 S3 Performance
157 S3 Select & Glacier Select
158 S3 Event Notifications
159 S3 Event Notifications – Hands On
160 S3 Requester Pays
161 Athena Overview
162 Athena Hands On
163 S3 Lock Policies & Glacier Vault Lock

CloudFront & AWS Global Accelerator
164 CloudFront Overview
165 CloudFront with S3 – Hands On
166 CloudFront Signed URL Cookies
167 CloudFront Advanced Concepts
168 AWS Global Accelerator – Overview
169 AWS Global Accelerator – Hands On

AWS Storage Extras
170 AWS Snow Family Overview
171 AWS Snow Family Hands On
172 Architecture Snowball into Glacier
173 Amazon FSx
174 Amazon FSx – Hands On
175 Storage Gateway Overview
176 Amazon FSx File Gateway
177 Storage Gateway Hands On
178 AWS Transfer Family
179 All AWS Storage Options Compared

Decoupling applications SQS, SNS, Kinesis, Active MQ
180 Introduction to Messaging
181 Amazon SQS – Standard Queues Overview
182 SQS – Standard Queue Hands On
183 SQS – Queue Access Policy
184 SQS – Message Visibility Timeout
185 SQS – Dead Letter Queues
186 SQS – Delay Queues
187 SQS – Long Polling
188 SQS – Request Response
189 SQS – FIFO Queues
190 SQS + Auto Scaling Group
191 Amazon Simple Notification Service (AWS SNS)
192 SNS and SQS – Fan Out Pattern
193 SNS – Hands On
194 Amazon Kinesis
195 Amazon Kinesis – Hands On
196 Data Ordering for Kinesis vs SQS FIFO
197 SQS vs SNS vs Kinesis
198 Amazon MQ

Containers on AWS ECS, Fargate, ECR & EKS
199 Docker Introduction
200 Amazon ECS
201 Creating ECS Cluster – Hands On
202 Creating ECS Service – Hands On
203 Amazon ECS – Auto Scaling
204 Amazon ECS – Rolling Updates
205 Amazon ECS – Solutions Architectures
206 Amazon ECR
207 EKS Overview

Serverless Overviews from a Solution Architect Perspective
208 About the Serverless Section
209 Serverless Introduction
210 Lambda Overview
211 Lambda Hands-On
212 Lambda Limits
213 [email protected]
214 Amazon DynamoDB
215 Amazon DynamoDB – Hands-On
216 Amazon DynamoDB – Advanced Features
217 API Gateway Overview
218 API Gateway Basics Hands-On
219 API Gateway Security
220 AWS Cognito Overview
221 Serverless Application Model (SAM) Overview

Serverless Solution Architecture Discussions
222 Mobile Application MyTodoList
223 Serverless Website MyBlog.com
224 MicroServices Architecture
225 Distributing Paid Content
226 Software updates distribution
227 Big Data Ingestion Pipeline

Databases in AWS
228 Choosing the right database
229 RDS
230 Aurora
231 ElastiCache
232 DynamoDB
233 S3
234 Athena
235 Redshift
236 Glue
237 Neptune
238 Amazon ElasticSearch is now OpenSearch
239 ElasticSearch OpenSearch

AWS Monitoring & Audit CloudWatch, CloudTrail & Config
240 AWS Monitoring – Section Introduction
241 CloudWatch Metrics
242 CloudWatch Custom Metrics
243 CloudWatch Dashboards
244 CloudWatch Logs
245 CloudWatch Logs Hands On
246 CloudWatch Agent & CloudWatch Logs Agent
247 CloudWatch Alarms
248 CloudWatch Alarms Hands On
EC2 Instance Recovery with CloudWatch Alarms.
249 AWS CloudWatch Events
250 Amazon EventBridge
251 Amazon EventBridge – Hands On
252 CloudTrail Overview
253 CloudTrail Hands On
254 AWS Config – Overview
255 AWS Config – Hands On
256 CloudTrail vs CloudWatch vs Config

Identity and Access Management (IAM) – Advanced
257 Security Token Service (STS) Overview
258 Identity Federation & Cognito
259 Directory Services – Overview
260 Organizations – Overview
261 Organizations – Hands On
262 IAM – Advanced
263 IAM – Policy Evaluation Logic
264 Resource Access Manager (RAM)
265 AWS Single Sign On (SSO) – Overview
266 AWS Single Sign On (SSO) – Hands On

AWS Security & Encryption KMS, SSM Parameter Store, CloudHSM, Shield, WAF
267 AWS Security – Section Introduction
268 Encryption 101
269 KMS Overview
270 KMS Hands On w CLI
271 KMS Key Rotation
272 SSM Parameter Store Overview
273 SSM Parameter Store Hands On (CLI)
274 SSM Parameter Store Hands On (AWS Lambda)
275 AWS Secrets Manager – Overview
276 AWS Secrets Manager – Hands On
277 CloudHSM
278 Shield – DDoS Protection
279 Web Application Firewall (WAF)
280 WAF & Shield – Hands On
281 Amazon GuardDuty
282 Amazon Inspector
283 Macie
284 Shared Responsibility Model

Networking – VPC
285 Section Introduction
286 CIDR, Private vs Public IP
287 Default VPC Overview
288 VPC Overview
289 VPC Hands On
290 Subnet Overview
291 Subnet Hands On
292 Internet Gateways & Route Tables
293 Internet Gateways & Route Tables Hands On
294 Bastion Hosts
295 Bastion Hosts Hands On
296 NAT Instances
297 NAT Instances Hands On
298 NAT Gateways
299 NAT Gateways Hands On
300 DNS Resolution Options & Route 53 Private Zones
301 DNS Resolution Options & Route 53 Private Zones Hands On
302 NACL & Security Groups
303 NACL & Security Groups Hands On
304 VPC Reachability Analyzer
305 VPC Reachability Analyzer Hands On
306 VPC Peering
307 VPC Peering Hands On
308 VPC Endpoints
309 VPC Endpoints Hands On
310 VPC Flow Logs
311 VPC Flow Logs Hands On + Athena
312 Site to Site VPN, Virtual Private Gateway & Customer Gateway
313 Site to Site VPN, Virtual Private Gateway & Customer Gateway Hands On
314 Direct Connect & Direct Connect Gateway
315 AWS PrivateLink – VPC Endpoint Services
316 AWS PrivateLink – VPC Endpoint Services Hands On
317 AWS ClassicLink
318 Transit Gateway
319 VPC Traffic Mirroring
320 IPv6 for VPC
321 IPv6 for VPC – Hands On
322 Egress Only Internet Gateway
323 Egress Only Internet Gateway Hands On
324 Section Cleanup
325 VPC Section Summary
326 Networking Costs in AWS

Disaster Recovery & Migrations
327 Disaster Recovery in AWS
328 Database Migration Service (DMS)
329 Database Migration Service (DMS) – Hands On
330 On-Premises Strategies with AWS
331 DataSync – Overview
332 Transferring Large Datasets into AWS
333 AWS Backup
334 AWS Backup – Hands On

More Solution Architectures
335 Event Processing in AWS
336 Caching Strategies in AWS
337 Blocking an IP Address in AWS
338 High Performance Computing (HPC) on AWS
339 EC2 Instance High Availability
340 Bastion Host High Availability

Other Services
341 Other Services Section Introduction
342 CICD Introduction
343 CloudFormation Intro
344 CloudFormation Hands-On
345 CloudFormation – Extras
346 Step Functions & SWF
347 EMR
348 OpsWorks
349 AWS Workspaces
350 AppSync
351 Cost Explorer
352 Other Services Cheat Sheet

WhitePapers and Architectures – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
353 WhitePaper Section Introduction
354 AWS Well-Architected Framework & Well-Architected Tool
355 AWS Trusted Advisor Overview + Hands-On
356 Examples of Architecture – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate

Preparing for the Exam + Practice Exam – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Assoc
357 Exam Preparation – Section Introduction
358 State of Learning Checkpoint – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
359 Exam Tips – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
360 Links to Whitepapers
361 Exam Walkthrough and Signup
362 Save 50% on your AWS Exam Cost!
363 Get an Extra 30 Minutes on your AWS Exam – Non Native English Speakers only

Congratulations – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
364 Congratulations – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
365 THANK YOU!
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