AWS Exam sections 1.2 & 1.3: Cloud Economics and Design Principles

Here's your drag-and-drop, AWS study-guide assignment.

If you want to pass the AWS Certification exams, you need to know about cloud economics, OpEx, CapEx, design principles and managed services. This drag and drop exercise will get you up to speed on the basics.

  1. Drag from the left to the right .
  2. When completed, all of the option on the left should be used.
  3. An option on the left can only be used once.
  4. Once completed, pat yourself on the back!

WARNING: The dragging and dropping function doesn't work well on mobile.

  • Mixed
  • OpEx
  • CapEx
  • On Prem Operations
  • Benefits of Automation
  • Managed Service
  • Design for Failure
  • Monolithic architectures
  • Parallel Computing
  • RDS
  • ECS
  • EKS
  • DynamoDB
  • Matches
  • Day to day expenses like salaries, rent and utilities
  • Long term expenses like buildings, hardware and servers
  • Servers and data centers located in a company's building or headquarters
  • Repeatability, Efficiency and Consistency
  • System where AWS performs all software patches and updates
  • Anticipating and architecting around system errors
  • Tightly coupled apps with many 'single points of failure'
  • Splitting a large work item across multiple processes or processors
  • Amazon's managed relational database service
  • Amazon's managed container service
  • Amazon's managed Kubernetes service
  • Amazon's NoSQL database

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