Amazon Introduces Certifications For AWS

Amazon Introduces Certifications For AWS

Certification is a prerequisite for many IT pro roles. If you’ve been busy deploying Amazon Web Services, you’ll soon be able to certify your skills, with Amazon introducing a range of certification options.

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The first certification Amazon is offering is AWS Certified Solutions Architect — Associate Level. The test for the solutions architect role has a maximum 80-minute time limit and costs $US150. Developer and sysadmin certifications are promised for later this year.

Testing is being handled through Kryterion, which has testing centres in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Hobart amongst its 750 locations. Hit the link beelow for more details.

AWS Certification [via AWS Blog]