AWS Training and Certification Blog

Category: Best Practices

How I survived and thrived to achieve AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

Editor’s note: This is the personal testimonial from a professional in a non-technical role about why she wanted to achieve AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate. Before taking this exam, the AWS Certification team recommends one year of hands-on experience, such as labs or building in the AWS Cloud on your own. If you’re thinking […]

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Globe Telecom builds an innovative culture through AWS Skills Guild

Editor’s note: Learn how Globe Telecom, a telecommunications company and mobile network operator in the Philippines, changed its business and company culture through company-wide cloud skills training. Through focus on its people’s skills development, Globe has positioned the company for agile adaption and innovation in the telecom space. Globe Telecom, a telecommunications company and mobile […]

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ICYMI: September new courses, stories, and resources from AWS Training and Certification

Editor’s Note: Below is a summary of AWS Training and Certification news and updates for September 2021. Dive in and explore more training content, stories, and resources. AWS Training and Certification empowers learners of various skill levels, roles, and backgrounds to build knowledge and practical skills. We offer more than 500 free, on-demand courses that […]

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Verisk builds cloud skills and streamlines cloud adoption in a complex global business

Founded 50 years ago, Verisk is a leading global provider of predictive analytics and decision-support solutions. With 9,000 employees in more than 30 countries, Verisk serves customers in the insurance, energy, financial services, and specialized markets. Verisk seeks to deliver highly differentiated services and exceptional customer experiences. For more than five years, the company has […]

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Absa’s cloud champions lead company’s cloud transformation

Cloud is quickly becoming the norm for large companies, and the advantages go beyond the simple efficiencies of storing data outside traditional data centers. One company that recognizes this and is investing in the future of its organization with cloud is Absa Group Limited. Formerly Barclays Africa Group Limited, Absa is one of the largest […]

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Maximize your preparation for AWS Certification with our new exam guides

If you’re planning to take an AWS Certification exam in the near future, the best place to start is the associated exam guide. We recently published updated versions of our 11 exam guides to provide more detailed information and guidance. Why is this important? Because passing an AWS Certification exam validates your competence and confidence […]

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Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Australia unleashes its AWS Skills Guild

Bendigo and Adelaide Bank, Australia’s “better big bank,” services more than two million customers in more than 500 locations across Australia. In 2020, the bank unveiled its new cloud strategy. The strategy aligned its transformation investment with revenue growth with the intention to reduce complexity, build digital capability, and deliver new services for its banking […]

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Planning your cloud migration? Don’t overlook cloud education

There are as many reasons to move to the cloud as there are organizations considering it. The decision to migrate depends on how much infrastructure and data needs to be moved, what needs to be re-architected in a cloud-native technology, and what skills require development. As a result, every migration is different, with unique parameters, […]

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ICYMI: August new courses, stories and resources from AWS Training and Certification

Below is a summary of AWS Training and Certification news and updates for August 2021. Dive in and explore more training content, stories, and resources. New AWS Training courses AWS Training and Certification empowers learners of various skill levels, roles, and backgrounds to build knowledge and practical skills. We offer more than 500 free, on-demand […]

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A perk of a career as a developer is helping others: Bruno’s story

For many years, Bruno has been passionate about all things technology. His fascination with tech started at an early age when he realized that innovation could be used to help others, and he hasn’t lost that compassionate streak since. That sense of communal duty, along with a genuine interest in flexing his creative muscle, led […]

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