Introducing AWS Certified SysOps Admin – Associate

I am so excited for my upcoming Amazon Web Services (AWS) course at CBT Nuggets. Here is detailed information on it including an outline!


AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate
Amazon Web Services – Operations Track – Associate Level

The AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate course provides you with the technical ability in deployment, management, and operations on the AWS platform.
This course completely covers every exam goal, including:

  • Deploying, managing, and using scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS
  • Migrating an existing on-premises application to AWS
  • Implementing and controlling the flow of data to and from AWS
  • Selecting the right AWS service based on compute, data, or security requirements
  • Showing proper use of AWS operational best practices
  • Estimating AWS usage costs and showing operational cost control mechanisms

Recommended Experience

Recommended Equipment

  • PC, MAC, or Linux system with Internet access
  • Free tier (or higher) account with AWS

Related Certifications

  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate

Related Job Functions

  • IT Professional
  • System Administrator
  • Network Administrator
  • System Engineer
  • Network Engineer
  • SysOps Administrator

Detailed Nugget Outline

Deployment and Provisioning

  1. Course Introduction
  2. Building an AWS Environment
  3. Provision and Automate Cloud Resources


  1. Networking in AWS
  2. AWS Connectivity Features

High Availability

  1. Scalability and Elasticity
  2. Fault Tolerance

Data Management

  1. Backups
  2. Enforcing Compliance Requirements
  3. Disaster Recovery Processes


  1. Security Policies
  2. Data Integrity and Access Controls
  3. The Shared Responsibility Model
  4. Prepare for Security Assessment Use

Monitoring and Metrics

  1. Monitor Availability and Performance
  2. Monitor and Manage Billing and Cost Optimization Processes


  1. Identify and Correct Performance Bottlenecks
  2. Identify Potential Issues with an Application Deployment
  3. Optimize for Maximum Performance

I hope to have this course complete and available on CBT Nuggets by July 24, 2017. Stay tuned! Need an overview of AWS – check this out.

I hope this has been informative for you, and I would like to thank you for reading!

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