AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

Course Code: 1024-03  | Exam Code:

The Amazon Aws Solution Architect Associate examination is intended for individuals who perform a solutions architect role and have one or more years of hands-on experience designing available, cost-efficient, fault-tolerant, and scalable distributed systems on Amazon AWS

Course Information

  • Course Fee:          $1,499
  • Course Length:       3 Days - Lang: English
  • Course Duration:    9:30 AM to 5:30 PM
  • Delivery Method:    Instructor-led Classroom or Remote/WebEx


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What is included?

  • 3 Days Instructor-led Training
  • Attend In Classroom or Remote
  • Study kits included
  • Free retake the class upto  2 years
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What You Will Learn?

Making decisions based on the AWS-recommended architectural principles and best practices
Leveraging AWS services to make your infrastructure scalable, reliable, and highly available
Leveraging AWS managed services to enable greater flexibility and resiliency in an infrastructure
Making an AWS-based infrastructure more efficient in order to increase performance and reduce costs
Using the Well-Architected Framework to improve architectures with AWS solutions

Course Outline

    • esson 1: Application Workloads in a Cloud Environment

    • Overview of Application Workload Components
    • Code
    • Data
    • Infrastructure
    • OS Infrastructure
    • Network Infrastructure (IP address blocks, DNS, caching, etc.)
    • Hardware Infrastructure (compute, storage, network hardware)
    • Decoupling application workload software and infrastructure components
    • Creating a common infrastructure for application workloads in a private and public cloud
    • Attaining a state of “infrastructure as code” using API’s for efficiently deploying and migrating application workloads from one cloud to another
    • Comparing and contrasting private and public environments
    • Creating a state-of-the-art Cisco Powered Private Cloud with ACI and UCS
    • Review of the major Public Cloud providers
    • Amazon Web Services
    • Microsoft Azure
    • Google Cloud Platform
    • Evaluating the pros and cons of private and public environments
    • Synthesizing private and public clouds to create a hybrid cloud environment
    • Designing a secure hybrid cloud model to facilitate application workload mobility
    • Review the challenges and complexities of deploying a hybrid cloud environment to facilitate application workload mobility
    • The application dependency challenge
    • The multi-faceted security challenges
    • Review the critical Cisco products to facilitate application workload mobility in a secure hybrid cloud environment
    • The Cisco CSR 1000V
    • The Cisco ASAv
    • Cisco CloudCenter
    • Lessons 2: Introduction to AWS

    • AWS Architecture Overview
    • Introduction to AWS Elastic Services and the concept of auto-scaling cloud resources
    • Review of the AWS networking architecture
    • Review of the AWS “Shared Security Model”
    • The security challenges and responsibilities placed on AWS users
    • The Cisco suite of security services to meet AWS security challenges
    • Cisco ASAv
    • Cisco CSR 1000V
    • Cisco Tetration
    • AWS Services Overview
    • AWS Service Categories
    • Compute
    • Storage
    • Networking
    • Other AWS Service Categories
    • Using the AWS GUI Console
    • Provisioning a VM with the AWS EC2 wizard
    • Configuring the AWS networking environment with a VPC wizard
    • Using the AWS CLI
    • Viewing AWS CLI output in tabular form or in JSON
    • Managing a AWS EC2 instance with the CLI
    • Extracting AWS networking information with the CLI
    • Review of AWS Programmability using the Python BOTO3 SDK
    • Enhancing an AWS deployment with Cisco products
    • AWS Design Considerations
    • How to avoid being locked into an AWS environment
    • Deploy AWS application workloads for cloud mobility with Cisco CloudCenter
    • Be prepared to meet the security challenges and responsibilities of deploying workloads in an
    • AWS environment with the Cisco ASAv and Cisco CSR 1000v.
    • Comparing a Cisco Powered Private Cloud Deployment with an AWS Public Cloud Deployment
    • Lesson 3: Deploying the Cisco CSR 1000V in AWS

    • Cisco CSR 1000V Overview
    • Router Features
    • Technology Packages
    • Licensing Structure with AWS
    • Cisco CSR 1000V capabilities
    • Provide enhanced routing features in an AWS environment
    • Securely connect AWS Virtual Private Clouds
    • Provide secure private cloud to AWS connections
    • Provide secure branch office to AWS connections
    • Exploring the multiple Cisco CSR 1000V management interfaces
    • Cisco CSR 1000V CLI
    • Cisco CSR 1000V IOS-XE
    • Installing a Cisco CSR 1000V in AWS
    • Using the Cisco CSR 1000V as a AWS VPC Gateway
    • Configuring DMVPN with the Cisco CSR 1000V to connect enterprise sites with AWS
    • Connect Enterprise Data Centers and Private Clouds to AWS
    • Connect Enterprise Offices to AWS
    • Configuring IPSec on Cisco CSR 1000V DMVPN tunnels
    • Using the Cisco CSR 1000V to establish AWS inter-VPC VPN Tunnels
    • Using the Cisco CSR 1000V to create redundant connections to AWS?


  • Basic computer literacy
  • Basic PC operating system navigation skills
  • Basic Internet usage skills
  • Basic address knowledge

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