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AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional Certification and Beyond

By : Adam Book
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AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional Certification and Beyond

By: Adam Book

Overview of this book

The AWS Certified DevOps Engineer certification is one of the highest AWS credentials, vastly recognized in cloud computing or software development industries. This book is an extensive guide to helping you strengthen your DevOps skills as you work with your AWS workloads on a day-to-day basis. You'll begin by learning how to create and deploy a workload using the AWS code suite of tools, and then move on to adding monitoring and fault tolerance to your workload. You'll explore enterprise scenarios that'll help you to understand various AWS tools and services. This book is packed with detailed explanations of essential concepts to help you get to grips with the domains needed to pass the DevOps professional exam. As you advance, you'll delve into AWS with the help of hands-on examples and practice questions to gain a holistic understanding of the services covered in the AWS DevOps professional exam. Throughout the book, you'll find real-world scenarios that you can easily incorporate in your daily activities when working with AWS, making you a valuable asset for any organization. By the end of this AWS certification book, you'll have gained the knowledge needed to pass the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer exam, and be able to implement different techniques for delivering each service in real-world scenarios.
Table of Contents (31 chapters)
1
Section 1: Establishing the Fundamentals
7
Section 2: Developing, Deploying, and Using Infrastructure as Code
16
Section 3: Monitoring and Logging Your Environment and Workloads
21
Section 4: Enabling Highly Available Workloads, Fault Tolerance, and Implementing Standards and Policies
27
Section 5: Exam Tips and Tricks

Who this book is for

No matter where you are in your AWS journey, if you have the desire to become certified as a DevOps professional engineer, then this book will help you gain an understanding of the fundamental concepts and services, as well as examining the essential services that are covered by the exam blueprint.

With the opening chapter, we lay the foundation of what good looks like in the world of AWS, and although this seems like a lot of theory, it helps you work through many of the formidable scenarios that are presented in the exam questions. There are also plenty of hands-on exercises for using services that you may not be familiar with so that you have the confidence and experience both during the exam and afterward as well.

At the end of each chapter, there are knowledge assessments to help self-check to see whether you have a grasp of the information that is needed to not only pass this challenging exam but also succeed in the other tasks that lie ahead for you in the ever-changing world of cloud computing.