Category: ELB

AWS Advanced Networking Specialty

AWS Advanced Networking Specialty

Apologies for the lack of posts recently, however I’ve recently been studying for the AWS Advanced Networking Specialty Exam. Since re:Invent at the latter end of 2017 I’d made the decision to take a little time off of the studying but that changed when Sybex Published the AWS official study guide for the Advanced Networking Specialty. To date the book is still not available here in the UK as the release date seems to keep being delayed (perhaps due to distribution issues) but I was able to order it directly from in the US and get it shipped.

AWS Advanced Networking Official Study Guide

The book itself I thought was extremely good and covered the topics in pretty good detail and what I really liked was that it covered a number of the newer services such as PrivateLink and GuardDuty.

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AWS SA Professional – Practice Question 9


When deploying a highly available 2-tier web application on AWS, which combination of AWS Services meets the requirements? (Choose 1)

  1. AWS Direct Connect
  2. Amazon Route53
  3. AWS Storage Gateway
  4. Elastic Load Balancing
  5. Amazon EC2
  6. Auto Scaling
  7. Amazon VPC
  8. AWS CloudTrail

a. 1, 2, 5 and 6

b. 3, 4, 5 and 8

c. 1, 3, 5 and 7

d. 1 through 8

e. 2, 4, 5 and 6

This question is testing your overall knowledge of a number of fundamental AWS Services that are the basic building blocks to pretty much all deployments.

In my opinion if you’re studying for the AWS Solution Architect Professional you should already know what each of these Services does and what it’s use case is for.

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