Solutions Architect

Solutions Architect

Solutions Architect - Associate

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Exam Is Intended For Individuals Who Perform A Solutions Architect Role. This Exam Validates An Examinee’s Ability To:

  • Identify And Gather Requirements In Order To Define A Solution To Be Built Using Architecture Best Practices. 
  • Provide Guidance On Architectural Best Practices To Developers And System Administrators Throughout The Lifecycle Of The Project. 

The Knowledge And Skills Required At This Level Should Include All Of The Following Areas And Objective Components. The Knowledge Level Can Be Defined As Including The Majority Of The Following Skills Or Qualities: 

AWS Knowledge

  • Hands-on Experience Using Compute, Networking, Storage, And Database AWS Services.
  • Professional Experience Architecting Large-scale Distributed Systems.
  • Understanding Of Elasticity And Scalability Concepts.
  • Understanding Of The AWS Global Infrastructure.
  • Understanding Of Network Technologies As They Relate To AWS.
  • A Good Understanding Of All Security Features And Tools That AWS Provides And How They Relate To Traditional Services.
  • A Strong Understanding Of Client Interfaces To The AWS Platform.
  • Hands-on Experience With AWS Deployment And Management Services.


Solutions Architect - Professional

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional exam validates advanced technical skills and experience in designing distributed applications and systems on the AWS platform. Example concepts you should understand for this exam include:

  • Designing and deploying dynamically scalable, highly available, fault-tolerant, and reliable applications on AWS
  • Selecting appropriate AWS services to design and deploy an application based on given requirements
  • Migrating complex, multi-tier applications on AWS
  • Designing and deploying enterprise-wide scalable operations on AWS
  • Implementing cost-control strategies

All Courses Idea

(1) Solutions Architect - Associate- Please click here for details.

(2) Solutions Architect - Professional- Please click here for details.

Solutions Architect - Associate

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Excellent understanding of typical multi-tier architectures: web servers, caching, application servers, load balancers, and storage
  • Understanding of Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) and NoSQL
  • Knowledge of message queuing and Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)
  • Familiarity with loose coupling and stateless systems
  • Understanding of different consistency models in distributed systems
  • Knowledge of Content Delivery Networks (CDN)
  • Hands-on experience with core LAN/WAN network technologies
  • Experience with route tables, access control lists, firewalls, NAT, HTTP, DNS, IP and OSI Network
  • Knowledge of RESTful Web Services, XML, JSON
  • Familiarity with the software development lifecycle
  • Work experience with information and application security concepts, mechanisms, and tools
  • Awareness of end-user computing and collaborative technologies


Solutions Architect - Professional

Eligible candidates for this exam have:

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate Certification
  • Two or more years of hands-on experience designing and deploying cloud architecture on AWS
  • Abilities to evaluate cloud application requirements and make architectural recommendations for implementation, deployment, and provisioning applications on AWS
  • Capabilities to provide best practices guidance on the architectural design across multiple applications, projects, or the enterprise