The AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – In this platform we validates the exam in technical expertise in management and deployment. There are some exam concepts that you should understand.
Deploying, managing, and operating scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS
Migrating an existing on-premises application to AWS
You have to understand how to controlling and implementing the flow of data to and from AWS
On the basis of compute, data or security requirements you have to select the appropriate services
Selecting the appropriate AWS service based on compute, data, or security requirements
You should understand the identifying relevant use of AWS operational best practices.
Guessing AWS usage costs and identifying operational cost control mechanisms.
Associate Level exam validates a candidate’s ability to:
Deliver the stability and scalability needed by a business on AWS
Candidate are ready to Provision systems, services and readying automation on AWS
You have got to confirm knowledge integrity and knowledge security on AWS technology
Provide guidance on AWS best practices
Understand and monitor metrics on AWS
The basic knowledge and skills required at this level should include all of the following areas and objective components below.
one year hands on experience with the AWS platform will be needed
You should have the experience managing/operating production systems on AWS
You should know architects for cloud of a firm grasp of the seven AWS tenets
Hands on experience with the AWS CLI and SDKs/API tools
You should have the knowledge of networking.
General IT Knowledge
You have to experience in systems administrator in a system operation role of 1-2 years
You need the experience of understanding virtualization technology
Experience in auditing systems and monitoring
Some knowledge of networking concepts.
You have to experience in work with team or collaborate with business team and developers
These training courses or other equivalent methodologies will assist in exam preparation:
• SysOps on AWS (aws.amazon.com/training/sysops)
• AWS Cloud Computing Whitepapers (aws.amazon.com/whitepapers)
Overview of Security Processes
Storage Options in the Cloud
Defining Fault Tolerant Applications in the AWS Cloud o Overview of Amazon Web Services
Architecting for the AWS Cloud
• AWS Documentation (aws.amazon.com/documentation)•
Note: The examination blueprints are created for the whole course. It’s includes the test objectives, weighting and exam content. Exam topics and their concepts are included clarify the test objectives. The content of this examination are should not be construed as a comprehensive listing of all.
The table below lists the domains measured by this examination and the extent to which they are represented.
Domain % of Examination
1.0 Monitoring and Metrics 15%
2.0 High Availability 15%
3.0 Analysis 15%
4.0 Deployment and Provisioning 15%
5.0 Data Management 12%
6.0 Security 15%
7.0 Networking 13%
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate Level Exam Blueprint
The examinee selects from multiple response options the option(s) that best completes the statement or answers the question. Distracters or wrong answers are response options that examinees with incomplete knowledge or skill would likely choose, but are generally plausible responses fitting into the content area defined by the test objective.
Test item formats used in this examination are:
Multiple-choice: the examinee selects one option that best answers the question or completes a statement. In the exam the format is set as graphic where you can “points and clicks” on their selection choice.
Multiple-response: examinee can selects multiple options that have best answers the question or compete the statement.
Sample Directions: Read the statement or question and from the response options, select only the option(s) that represent the most correct or best answer(s) given the information.
1.0: Monitoring and Metrics
1.1 You will proof the monitor availability and performance
1.2 Demonstrate ability to monitor and manage billing and cost optimization processes
2.0: High Availability
2.1 Implement scalability and elasticity based on scenario
2.2 Ensure level of fault tolerance based on business needs
3.1 Optimize the environment to ensure maximum performance
3.2 Identify performance bottlenecks and implement remedies
3.3 Identify potential issues on a given application deployment
4.0: Deployment and Provisioning
4.1 Demonstrate the ability to build the environment to conform with the architected design
4.2 Demonstrate the ability to provision cloud resources and manage implementation automation
5.0: Data Management
5.1 Demonstrate ability to create backups for different services
5.2 Demonstrate ability to enforce compliance requirements
5.3 Manage backup and disaster recovery processes
6.1 Implement and manage security policies
6.2 Ensure data integrity and access controls when using the AWS platform
6.3 Demonstrate understanding of the shared responsibility model
6.4 Demonstrate ability to prepare for security assessment use of AWS
7.1 Demonstrate ability to implement networking features of AWS
7.2 Demonstrate ability to implement connectivity features of AWS
Eligible candidates for this exam have:
One or more years of hands-on experience operating AWS-based applications
Experience provisioning, operating, and maintaining systems running on AWS
• Multiple choice and multiple answer questions
• 80 minutes to complete the exam
• Available in English, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, and Brazilian Portuguese
• Practice Exam Registration fee is USD 20
• Exam Registration fee is USD 150