Application Services for Associate AWS Solutions Architects

By Julie Elkins

Learn AWS application services, hybrid environments, deployments and preparation for AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam.

10 hours
  • 32 Lessons
  • 11 Hands-On Labs
  • 4 Course Quizzes

About the course

Welcome to the fifth course in the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification track: Application Services for Associate AWS Solutions Architects.

This course will focus on AWS application services, hybrid environments, and deployments, and will help you prepare for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate (SAA-C02) exam. This course has been developed to provide you with the requisite knowledge to not only pass the AWS CSA-A certification exam but also gain the hands-on experience required to become a qualified AWS Solutions Architect working in a real-world environment.

  • Chapter 1 3 Lessons Getting Started 9:25

    Course Introduction and Course Scenario

    4:28

    The Exam Blueprint

    2:36

    About the Training Architect and Join Our Community

    2:21
  • Chapter 2 14 Lessons Application, Analytics, and Operations 56:28

    Simple Queue Service (SQS) Overview

    7:45

    Simple Notification Service (SNS) Overview

    8:24

    Step Functions Overview

    6:43

    Elastic Transcoder Overview

    3:13

    Athena vs. Redshift

    2:47

    Elastic MapReduce (EMR) Overview

    3:10

    Kinesis Overview

    4:50

    Amazon MQ Overview

    1:56

    Securing Your Application Tiers

    2:40

    Scaling EC2 Using SQS

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Building a Video Transcoding Pipeline Using Elastic Transcoder

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Triggering Lambda from Amazon SQS

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Querying Data in Amazon S3 with Amazon Athena

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    CSA SAA C02 Application Services quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 3 7 Lessons AWS Deployment 34:28

    CloudFormation Overview

    8:08

    Elastic Beanstalk Overview

    6:32

    OpsWorks Overview

    4:48

    Highly available and fault tolerant architecture via Elastic Beanstalk

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Using AWS OpsWorks to Deploy an Application

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Getting Started with CloudFormation

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    CSA SAA C02 Deployment quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 4 5 Lessons Serverless 25:22

    Lambda Overview

    7:49

    API Gateway Overview

    2:33

    Setting Up Lambda Functions with S3 Event Triggers

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Building a Serverless Application Using Step Functions, API Gateway, Lambda, and S3 in AWS

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    CSA SAA C02 Serverless quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 5 6 Lessons Hybrid Environments 41:19

    Web Identity Federation and Cognito Overview

    12:50

    AWS VPC VPN Designs and Overview

    8:11

    Direct Connect Overview

    5:18

    Working with Web Identity Federation to Authenticate AWS Account Access for a Remote User

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Creating an AWS Site-to-Site VPN

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    CSA SAA C02 Hybrid Environments quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 6 1 Lesson Conclusion 3:00

    How to Prepare for the Exam

    3:00

What you will need

  • Desire to learn! Also AWS experience, Certified Cloud Practitioner, or other AWS associate certifications may be beneficial

What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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