Ultimate AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate 2021

Ultimate AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate 2021
Ultimate AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate 2021
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Pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate Certification SAA-C02. Complete Amazon Web Services Cloud training!

Welcome! I’m here to help you prepare and PASS the newest AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate exam.

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!

This AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate course is different from the other ones you’ll find on Udemy. Dare I say, better (but you’ll judge!)

  • We will spend over three hours discussing solution architecture on AWS in depth.
  • It covers in-depth all the new topics on the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate SAA-C02 exam
  • It’s packed with practical knowledge on how to use AWS inside and out as a solutions architect
  • It teaches you how to prepare for the AWS exam AND how to prepare for the real world
  • It’s a logical progression of topics, not a laundry list of random services
  • It’s fast-paced and to the point
  • It has professional subtitles
  • All 500+ slides available as downloadable PDF

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
Table of Contents

Introduction – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
1 Course Learning Contest
2 Course Introduction – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
3 PLEASE READ Lectures you can skip if you took a course from me before
4 Creating an AWS Account
5 AWS Account Activation Troubleshooting
6 AWS Budget Setup
7 Important Message
8 About your instructor
9 How to read an AWS Bill

Code & Slides Download
10 Slides and Code Download

AWS Fundamentals IAM & EC2
11 AWS Fundamentals – Section Introduction
12 AWS Regions and AZs
13 IAM Introduction
14 IAM Hands On
15 About the EC2 Console Changes
16 EC2 Introduction
17 SSH Overview
18 How to SSH using Linux or Mac
19 How to SSH using Windows
20 How to SSH using Windows 10
21 SSH Troubleshooting
22 EC2 Instance Connect
23 Introduction to Security Groups
24 Security Groups Deep Dive
25 Private vs Public vs Elastic IP
26 Private vs Public vs Elastic IP Hands On
27 Install Apache on EC2
28 EC2 User Data
29 EC2 Instances Launch Types
30 Spot Instances & Spot Fleet
31 EC2 Instances Launch Types Hands On
32 EC2 Instance Types Deep Dive
33 EC2 AMIs
34 EC2 AMI Hands On
35 Cross Account AMI Copy
36 EC2 Placement Groups
37 Elastic Network Interfaces (ENI) with Hands On
38 ENI – Extra Reading
39 EC2 Hibernate
40 EC2 Hibernate – Hands On
41 EC2 for the Solution Architect

High Availability and Scalability ELB & ASG
42 High Availability and Scalability
43 Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) Overview
44 Classic Load Balancer (CLB) with Hands On
45 Application Load Balancer (ALB) with Hands On
46 Network Load Balancer (NLB) with Hands On
47 Elastic Load Balancer – Stickiness
48 Elastic Load Balancer – Cross Zone Load Balancing
49 Elastic Load Balancer – SSL Certificates
50 Elastic Load Balancer – Connection Draining
51 Auto Scaling Groups (ASG) Overview
52 Auto Scaling Groups Hands On
53 Auto Scaling Groups – Scaling Policies
54 Auto Scaling Groups – for Solutions Architects

EC2 Storage – EBS & EFS
55 EBS Intro
56 EBS Intro Hands On
57 EBS Volume Types Deep Dive
58 EBS Operation Snapshots
59 EBS Operation Volume Migration
60 EBS Operation Volume Encryption
61 EBS vs Instance Store
62 EBS RAID configurations
63 EFS Overview
64 EFS Hands On
65 EBS & EFS – Section Cleanup
66 EFS vs EBS

AWS Fundamentals RDS + Aurora + ElastiCache
67 AWS RDS Overview
68 RDS Read Replicas vs Multi AZ
69 AWS RDS Hands On
70 RDS Encryption + Security
71 Aurora Overview
72 Aurora Hands On
73 ElastiCache Overview
74 ElastiCache Hands On
75 ElastiCache for Solution Architect
76 List of Ports to be familiar with

Route 53
77 Route 53 Overview
78 Route 53 Hands On
79 Route 53 – EC2 Setup
80 Route 53 – TTL
81 Route 53 CNAME vs Alias
82 Routing Policy – Simple
83 Routing Policy – Weighted
84 Routing Policy – Latency
85 Route 53 Health Checks
86 Routing Policy – Failover
87 Routing Policy – Geolocation
88 Routing Policy – Multi Value
89 rd Party Domains & Route 53
90 Section Cleanup

Classic Solutions Architecture Discussions
91 Solutions Architecture Discussions Overview
92 WhatsTheTime.com
93 MyClothes.com
94 MyWordPress.com
95 Instantiating applications quickly
96 Beanstalk Overview
97 Beanstalk Hands On

Amazon S3 Introduction
98 Amazon S3 – Section Introduction
99 S3 Buckets and Objects
100 S3 Buckets and Objects – Hands On
101 S3 Versioning
102 S3 Versioning – Hands On
103 S3 Encryption
104 S3 Encryption – Hands On
105 S3 Security & Bucket Policies
106 S3 Bucket Policies Hands On
107 S3 Websites
108 S3 CORS
109 S3 CORS Hands On
110 S3 Consistency Model

AWS CLI, SDK, IAM Roles & Policies
111 Developing on AWS Introduction
112 AWS CLI Setup on Windows
113 AWS CLI Setup on Mac OS X
114 AWS CLI Setup on Linux
115 AWS CLI Configuration
116 AWS CLI on EC2
117 AWS CLI Practice with S3
118 IAM Roles and Policies Hands On
119 AWS Policy Simulator
120 AWS EC2 Instance Metadata
121 AWS SDK Overview

Advanced Amazon S3 & Athena
122 S3 MFA Delete
123 S3 MFA Delete Hands On
124 S3 Access Logs
125 S3 Access Logs – Hands On
126 S3 Replication (Cross Region and Same Region)
127 S3 Replication – Hands On
128 S3 Pre-signed URLs
129 S3 Pre-signed URLs – Hands On
130 S3 Storage Classes + Glacier
131 S3 Storage Classes + Glacier – Hands On
132 S3 Lifecycle Rules
133 S3 Lifecycle Rules – Hands On
134 S3 Performance
135 S3 Select & Glacier Select
136 S3 Event Notifications
137 S3 Event Notifications – Hands On
138 Athena Overview
139 Athena Hands On
140 S3 Lock Policies & Glacier Vault Lock

CloudFront & AWS Global Accelerator
141 CloudFront Overview
142 CloudFront with S3 – Hands On
143 CloudFront Signed URL Cookies
144 AWS Global Accelerator – Overview
145 AWS Global Accelerator – Hands On

AWS Storage Extras
146 Snowball Overview
147 Snowball Hands On
148 Storage Gateway Overview
149 Storage Gateway – File Gateway Hardware Appliance
150 Storage Gateway Hands On
151 Amazon FSx – Overview
152 Amazon FSx – Hands On
153 All AWS Storage Options Compared

Decoupling applications SQS, SNS, Kinesis, Active MQ
154 Introduction to Messaging
155 Amazon SQS – Standard Queues Overview
156 SQS – Standard Queue Hands On
157 SQS – Message Visibility Timeout
158 SQS – Dead Letter Queues
159 SQS – Delay Queues
160 SQS – FIFO Queues
161 SQS + Auto Scaling Group
162 Amazon SNS – Overview
163 SNS – Hands On
164 SNS and SQS – Fan Out Pattern
165 Kinesis Data Streams Overview
166 Kinesis Data Streams Hands On
167 Kinesis Firehose & Kinesis Data Analytics
168 Data Ordering for Kinesis vs SQS FIFO
169 SQS vs SNS vs Kinesis
170 Amazon MQ

Serverless Overviews from a Solution Architect Perspective
171 About the Serverless Section
172 Serverless Introduction
173 Lambda Overview
174 Lambda Hands-On
175 Lambda Limits
176 [email protected]
177 DynamoDB Overview
178 DynamoDB Hands-On
179 DynamoDB Advanced Features
180 API Gateway Overview
181 API Gateway Basics Hands-On
182 API Gateway Security
183 AWS Cognito Overview
184 Serverless Application Model (SAM) Overview

Serverless Solution Architecture Discussions
185 Mobile Application MyTodoList
186 Serverless Website MyBlog.com
187 MicroServices Architecture
188 Distributing Paid Content
189 Software updates distribution
190 Big Data Ingestion Pipeline

Databases in AWS
191 Choosing the right database
192 RDS
193 Aurora
194 ElastiCache
195 DynamoDB
196 S3
197 Athena
198 Redshift
199 Neptune
200 ElasticSearch

AWS Monitoring & Audit CloudWatch, CloudTrail & Config
201 AWS Monitoring – Section Introduction
202 AWS CloudWatch Metrics
203 AWS CloudWatch Dashboards
204 AWS CloudWatch Logs
205 CloudWatch Agent & CloudWatch Logs Agent
206 AWS CloudWatch Alarms
207 EC2 Instance Recovery with CloudWatch Alarms
208 AWS CloudWatch Events
209 AWS CloudTrail
210 AWS Config – Overview
211 AWS Config – Hands On
212 CloudTrail vs CloudWatch vs Config

Identity and Access Management (IAM) – Advanced
213 Security Token Service (STS) Overview
214 Identity Federation & Cognito
215 Directory Services – Overview
216 Organizations – Overview
217 Organizations – Hands On
218 IAM – Advanced
219 IAM – Policy Evaluation Logic
220 Resource Access Manager (RAM)
221 AWS Single Sign On (SSO) – Overview
222 AWS Single Sign On (SSO) – Hands On

AWS Security & Encryption KMS, SSM Parameter Store, CloudHSM, Shield, WAF
223 AWS Security – Section Introduction
224 Encryption 101
225 KMS Overview
226 KMS Hands On w CLI
227 SSM Parameter Store Overview
228 SSM Parameter Store Hands On (CLI)
229 SSM Parameter Store Hands On (AWS Lambda)
230 AWS Secrets Manager – Overview
231 AWS Secrets Manager – Hands On
232 CloudHSM
233 Shield – DDoS Protection
234 Web Application Firewall (WAF)
235 WAF & Shield – Hands On
236 Shared Responsibility Model

Networking – VPC
237 Section Introduction
238 CIDR, Private vs Public IP
239 Default VPC Overview
240 VPC Overview and Hands On
241 Subnet Overview and Hands On
242 Internet Gateways & Route Tables
243 NAT Instances
244 NAT Gateways
245 DNS Resolution Options & Route 53 Private Zones
246 NACL & Security Groups
247 VPC Peering
248 VPC Endpoints
249 VPC Flow Logs + Athena
250 Bastion Hosts
251 Site to Site VPN, Virtual Private Gateway & Customer Gateway
252 Direct Connect & Direct Connect Gateway
253 Egress Only Internet Gateway
254 AWS PrivateLink – VPC Endpoint Services
255 AWS ClassicLink
256 VPN CloudHub
257 Transit Gateway
258 VPC Section Summary
259 Section Cleanup
260 Networking Costs in AWS

Disaster Recovery & Migrations
261 Disaster Recovery in AWS
262 Database Migration Service (DMS)
263 Database Migration Service (DMS) – Hands On
264 On-Premises Strategies with AWS
265 DataSync – Overview
266 Transferring Large Datasets into AWS

More Solution Architectures
267 Event Processing in AWS
268 Caching Strategies in AWS
269 Blocking an IP Address in AWS
270 High Performance Computing (HPC) on AWS
271 EC2 Instance High Availability
272 Bastion Host High Availability

Other Services
273 Other Services Section Introduction
274 CICD Introduction
275 CloudFormation Intro
276 CloudFormation Hands-On
277 CloudFormation – Extras
278 ECS Introduction
279 ECS – Extras
280 EKS – Overview
281 Step Functions & SWF
282 EMR
283 AWS Glue
284 OpsWorks
285 ElasticTranscoder
286 AWS Workspaces
287 AppSync
288 Other Services Cheat Sheet

WhitePapers and Architectures – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
289 WhitePaper Section Introduction
290 Well Architected Framework Overview + Well Architected Tool
291 st pillar Operational Excellence
292 nd pillar Security
293 rd pillar Reliability
294 th pillar Performance Efficiency
295 th pillar Cost Optimization
296 AWS Trusted Advisor Overview + Hands-On
297 Examples of Architecture – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate

Preparing for the Exam + Practice Exam – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Assoc
298 Exam Preparation – Section Introduction
299 State of Learning Checkpoint – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
300 Exam Tips – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
301 Links to Whitepapers
302 Exam Walkthrough and Signup
303 Save 50% on your AWS Exam Cost!
304 Get an Extra 30 Minutes on your AWS Exam – Non Native English Speakers only

Congratulations – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
305 Congratulations – AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
306 THANK YOU!
307 Bonus Lecture Special discounts for my other courses