In late 2019, AWS announced they would be renaming the AWS Big Data Specialty certification to the AWS Data Analytics – Specialty certification. There are some carryover topics with these changes, but many of the topics are brand new and more in-depth. This course is designed to teach you the new services and tools you can use in AWS to build data analytics applications, as well as build and manage the lifecycle of collecting, storing, processing, and visualizing your data.
This credential helps organizations identify and develop talent with critical skills for implementing cloud initiatives. Earning AWS Certified Data Analytics – Specialty validates expertise in using AWS data lakes and analytics services to get insights from data.
Who should take this course?
AWS Certified Data Analytics – Specialty is intended for individuals with experience and expertise working with AWS services to design, build, secure, and maintain analytics solutions. Before you take this exam, we recommend you have: Five years of experience with common data analytics technologies
Two years of hands-on experience and expertise working with AWS services to design, build, secure, and maintain analytics solutions
Ability to define AWS data analytics services and understand how they integrate with each other
Ability to explain how AWS data analytics services fit in the data lifecycle of collection, storage, processing, and visualization