How does the AWS Cloud help companies build agility into their processes and cloud infrastructure?
A company needs a centralized, secure way to create and manage cryptographic keys. The company will use the keys across a wide range of AWS services and applications. The company needs to track and document when the keys are created, used, and deleted.
Which AWS service or feature will meet these requirements?
AWS Key Management Service (AWS KMS) makes it easy for you to create and manage cryptographic keys and control their use across a wide range of AWS services and in your applications. AWS KMS is a secure and resilient service that uses hardware security modules that have been validated under FIPS 140-2, or are in the process of being validated, to protect your keys. AWS KMS is integrated with AWS CloudTrail to provide you with logs of all key usage to help meet your regulatory and compliance needs.
A company discovered unauthorized access to resources in its on-premises data center. Upon investigation, the company found that the requests originated from a resource hosted on AWS. Which AWS team should the company contact to report this issue?
Which AWS service offers threat detection and continuously monitors for malicious activity and unauthorized behavior in AWS accounts?
What is a benefit of moving to the AWS Cloud in terms of improving time to market?
A company is using an Amazon RDS database to run reports that are input/output (I/O) intensive. Which AWS service can be used to improve the database performance?
A company has existing software licenses that it wants to bring to AWS, but the licensing model requires licensing physical cores. How can the company meet this requirement in the AWS Cloud?
A company wants to migrate its on-premises Microsoft SQL Server database server to the AWS Cloud. The company has decided to use Amazon EC2 instances to run this database.
Which of the following is the company responsible for managing, according to the AWS shared responsibility model?
A web application is hosted on AWS using an Elastic Load Balancer, multiple Amazon EC2 instances, and Amazon RDS. Which security measures fall under the responsibility of AWS? (Select TWO.)
A company is reviewing the current costs of running its own infrastructure on premises. The company wants to compare these on-premises costs to the costs of running infrastructure in the AWS Cloud.
How should the company make this comparison?
Which of the following consists of one or more isolated data centers in the same regional area that are interconnected through low-latency networks?
A company needs to run an application on Amazon EC2 instances. The instances cannot be interrupted at any time. The company needs an instance purch asing option that requires no long-term commitment or upfront payment. Which instance purchasing option will meet these requirements MOST cost-effectively ?
A company runs applications that process credit card information. Auditors have asked if the AWS environment has changed since the previous audit. If the AWS environment has changed, the auditors want to know how it has changed. Which AWS services can provide this information? (Select TWO.)
AWS Artifact is your go-to, central resource for compliance-related information that matters to you. It provides on-demand access to AWS' security and compliance reports and select online agreements.
AWS Trusted Advisor provides recommendations that help you follow AWS best practices. Trusted Advisor evaluates your account by using checks. These checks identify ways to optimize your AWS infrastructure, improve security and performance, reduce costs, and monitor service quotas.
AWS Config is a service that enables you to assess, audit, and evaluate the configurations of your AWS resources. Config continuously monitors and records your AWS resource configurations and allows you to automate the evaluation of recorded configurations against desired configurations.
AWS CloudTrail enables auditing, security monitoring, and operational troubleshooting by tracking user activity and API usage. CloudTrail logs, continuously monitors, and retains account activity related to actions across your AWS infrastructure, giving you control over storage, analysis, and remediation actions.
AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) provides fine-grained access control across all of AWS. With IAM, you can specify who can access which services and resources, and under which conditions. With IAM policies, you manage permissions to your workforce and systems to ensure least-privilege permissions.
A company recently created its first AWS account.
Which AWS services will require the use of a VPC? (Select TWO.)
A company needs to use thud-party software for its workload on AWS.
Which AWS service or feature can the company use to purchase the software?
A company uses a database that has a simple sign-up page to create users, and a basic login form to authenticate users so they can access the database. The company wants to give users the ability to store personal information, but user access must be controlled in a more secure and reliable way.
Which AWS service or feature will meet these requirements?
Which benefit of cloud computing gives a company the ability to deploy applications to users all over the world through a network of AWS Regions, Availability Zones, and edge locations?
Which pillar of the AWS Well-Architected Framework includes the continual improvement of processes and procedures as a priority?
Which service enables customers to audit API calls in their AWS accounts?
AWS Audit Manager is integrated with AWS CloudTrail, a service that provides a record of actions taken by a user, role, or an AWS service in Audit Manager. CloudTrail captures all API calls for Audit Manager as events.
A company is designing an application. For the data persistence layer, the company wants to use a NoSQL database. Which AWS service should the company use for the database?
A company has deployed its IT infrastructure in the AWS Cloud. The company's database must support reads with sub-millisecond latency.
Which AWS service will meet this requirement?
Which of the following are advantages of moving to the AWS Cloud? (Select TWO.)
Which pillar of Vie AWS Well-Architected Framework is focused on the ability of a workload lo perform its intended function correctly and consistently at the expected time?
A company wants to design its cloud architecture so that its workloads are resilient can consistently perform their intended functions correctly and can recover from failure quickly. Which pillar of the AWS Well-Architected Framework does this architecture represent?
Management at a large company wants to avoid long-term contracts and is interested in AWS to move from fixed costs to variable costs. What is the value proposition of AWS for this company?
A company needs an AWS service that can monitor the company's AWS account If the service identifies misconfigurations; the company's operations team must receive an alert Additionally, the service must remediate the issues by invoking AWS Lambda functions.
Which service will meet these requirements?
Which pillar of the AWS Well-Architected Framework refers to the ability of a system to recover from infrastructure or service disruptions and dynamically acquire computing resources to meet demand?
Which guidelines are key AWS architectural design principles? (Select TWO.)
A company is running a regulated Linux-based application. The application must run every Ft day horn 8 AM until midnight. The application is critical and cannot be interrupted Which Amazon EC2 instance purchasing option meets this requirement MOST cost-effectively?
Which AWS hybrid storage service enables a user’s on-premises applications to seamlessly use AWS Cloud storage?
A company is running a critical workload on an Amazon RDS D8 instance. The company needs the DB instance to be highly available with a recovery time of less than 5 minutes. Which solution will meet these requirements?
A Multi-AZ deployment of Amazon RDS automatically provisions and maintains a synchronous standby replica in a different availability zone (AZ) than the primary instance. In the event of a failure of the primary instance, the replica is promoted to be the new primary instance, and the recovery time is less than 5 minutes. This ensures high availability for the critical workload and meets the company's requirement for a recovery time of less than 5 minutes. Additionally, it also provides automatic failover and data replication, so in case of any disaster or unplanned outage you will have a fully-working DB instance up and running with minimal data loss.
A company needs a content delivery network that provides secure delivery of data, videos, applications, and APIs to users globally with low latency and high transfer speeds.
Which AWS service meets these requirements?
Which design principle is achieved by following the reliability pillar of the AWS We 11-Architected Framework?
Testing recovery procedures
Automatically recover from failure
Test recovery procedures
Scale horizontally to increase aggregate workload availability
Stop guessing capacity
Manage change in automation
Which of the following are advantages of moving from on premises to the AWS Cloud? (Select TWO)
A company is building a business intelligence solution using Amazon Redshift. The company wants to use an AWS service to create interactive dashboards and not pay any upfront costs for it.
Which service should the company use?
A company needs to store infrequently used data archives and long-term backups.
Which AWS service or storage class will meet these requirements MOST cost-effectively?
Which of the following are pillars of the AWS Well-Architected Framework? (Select TWO.)
Creating a software system is a lot like constructing a building. If the foundation is not solid, structural problems can undermine the integrity and function of the building. When architecting technology solutions, if you neglect the six pillars of operational excellence, security, reliability, performance efficiency, cost optimization, and sustainability, it can become challenging to build a system that delivers on your expectations and requirements. Incorporating these pillars into your architecture will help you produce stable and efficient systems. This will allow you to focus on the other aspects of design, such as functional requirements.
A company is choosing an AWS Support plan. The company needs the ability to contact cloud support engineers by phone, email, and chat 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
What is the LEAST expensive AWS Support plan that meets these requirements?
A company wants to migrate its Microsoft SQL Server database management system from on premises to the AWS Cloud. Which AWS service should the company use to reduce management overhead for this environment?
A company is planning to configure multi-factor authentication (MFA) for a business application. The company needs to use text messages to distribute one-time passwords to us customers worldwide. When AWS service should the company use to meet this requirement?
A company needs the historical cost and service usage details of its Amazon EC2 instances. Which AWS service or tool will provide this information?
AWS Cost Explorer helps you visualize, understand, and manage your AWS costs and usage over a daily or monthly granularity. You can also access your data with further granularity by enabling hourly and resource level granularity.
A company uses Amazon EC2 instances to run its web application. The company uses On-demand instances and Spot instances. The company needs to visualize its monthly spending on both types of instances.
Which AWS service or feature will meet this requirement?
After selecting an Amazon EC2 Dedicated Host reservation, which pricing option would provide the largest discount?