Posted On: May 7, 2014

AWS has released our first Professional Level certification exam for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional Level. This exam validates advanced technical skills and experience in designing distributed applications and systems on the AWS platform. It is intended to recognize highly experienced individuals who are capable of standing behind complex professional engagements. Available to individuals who have achieved the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate Level certification, this exam is the next level of proficiency in the AWS Certified Solutions Architect path.

AWS Certifications designate individuals with IT competence in working with AWS technology, helping both employers to identify qualified candidates and IT professionals to acquire certifications that validate their expertise for continued career growth. Exams are administered through Kryterion testing centers in more than 750 testing locations worldwide.

The Architecting on AWS – Advanced Concepts course is offered to help individuals to prepare for this exam. Additional study resources are provided in the exam blueprint.

To learn more about the AWS Certification Program, visit http://aws.amazon.com/certification.