Amazon Web Services Announces A New Certification Program

Posted May 1, 2013

Amazon Web Services has created a new certification program for people to become accredited with having the technical skills and know-how related to’s cloud computing services.’s new Web Services Global Certification Program focuses on three roles: Solutions Architect, SysOps Administrator, and Developer.

The exam is administered by Kryterion’s testing centers across 100 countries and 750 locations.  The first certification that is being offered will be known as ?AWS Certified Solutions Architect ? Associate Level.?

This certificate is designed for solution architects that design and develop applications on Amazon Web Services.  The Systems Operations certification will be available later this year.