Cloud Solutions Provider

Percent of Exam 5%

  • It may only count for 5%, but it seemed like every question had a cost consideration in the solution.

Domain Focus Areas

  1. Demonstrate ability to make architectural decisions that minimize and optimize infrastructure cost
  2. Apply the appropriate AWS account and billing set-up options based on scenario
  3. Ability to compare and contrast the cost implications of different architectures


AWS Documentation


AWS Presentations


3rd Party Docs


3rd Party Presentations


Next Amazon Web Services Certified Solutions Architect – Professional Study Guide section

  1. Introduction
  2. High Availability and Business Continuity
  3. Costing
  4. Deployment Management
  5. Network Design
  6. Data Storage
  7. Security
  8. Scalability and Elasticity
  9. Cloud Migration and Hybrid Architecture