Posted On: Nov 7, 2014

AWS Training and Certification announces a new certification for the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional. This certification helps IT professionals validate their skills in the DevOps area and allows employers to identify qualified candidates to lead DevOps initiatives. AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional is the next step in the path for AWS Certified Developers and SysOps Administrators. This exam validates technical expertise in provisioning, operating, and managing distributed application systems on the AWS platform. It is intended to identify individuals who are capable of implementing and managing systems which are highly available, scalable, and self-healing on the AWS platform. To be eligible for this exam, you must already be certified as an AWS Certified Developer - Associate or AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate. The beta exam will be available Monday, November 10 – Friday, November 14 at AWS re:Invent 2014, and then available globally through mid-December. To find out more about this exam and find resources to help you prepare, visit AWS Certification.