Half of the year is gone and it’s time to take advantage of the time left .. so If you are looking to stand out among the competition in the job market, we recommend you some Cloud Certifications
AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
The AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate examination is intended for individuals who perform a solutions architect role and have one or more years of hands-on experience designing available, cost-efficient, fault-tolerant, and scalable distributed systems on AWS.
Cost 150 USD (Practice exam: 20 USD)
AWS Self-placed labs
AWS Well-Architected webpage (various whitepapers linked)
Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert
A candidate for this certification should have advanced experience and knowledge across various aspects of IT operations, including networking, virtualization, identity, security, business continuity, disaster recovery, data management, budgeting, and governance–this role should manage how decisions in each area affect an overall solution. In addition, this role should be proficient in at least one of these Azure knowledge domains: administration, development, or DevOps.
Required exams: AZ-300 AZ-301
Cost: $165 USD* Price based on the country in which the exam is proctored per exam
Free learning material and labs
Exam AZ-300 Guide Exam AZ-301 Guide
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2020 Certified Architect Professional Certification
The abilities validated by this certification include: Plan and design solutions; implement and operate solutions; Design, implement and operate databases; Design for hybrid cloud architecture; Migrate on-premises workloads to OCI; Design for Security and Compliance Up-to-date training and field experience are recommended.
Candidates must have one of the following certifications:
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2019 Architect Associate
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2020 Architect Associate
Exam Price: $ 376 USD
Exam Guide and learning subscription
Oracle Hands on Labs
Alibaba Cloud Expert Certification(ACE)
Alibaba Cloud Expert Certification(ACE) is designed for users who are highly experienced in certain technical fields based in Alibaba Cloud. This certificate provides individuals in a large variety of cloud and technology roles to validate their knowledge in Alibaba Cloud Computing. The certificate qualifies their advanced technical skills and experience on designing distributed applications and systems on Alibaba Cloud.
Exam Price USD 168.00
Google Professional Cloud Architect
A Professional Cloud Architect enables organizations to leverage Google Cloud technologies. With a thorough understanding of cloud architecture and Google Cloud Platform, this individual can design, develop, and manage robust, secure, scalable, highly available, and dynamic solutions to drive business objectives
Exam Price USD 200 (plus tax where applicable)
Free training labs
IBM Certified Solution Architect v4
An IBM Certified Solution Architect – Cloud is a person who can design, plan and architect a Cloud Solution on IBM Cloud. They can do this with limited assistance from support, documentation, and/or relevant subject matter experts
Exam Price USD 200
Use the time in your favor …
You are probably in quarantine thinking that an uncertain future awaits us, perhaps looking for extra motivation to advance your career or any other reason that pushes you to take one of the exams that we suggest. Having either of those certifications would be a step towards upgrading your career or the skills of your team to the cloud-based environment.
Please feel free to leave us a comment or suggest any other certification