On Tuesday, 4th April 2017, I successfully passed the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam, with a pass mark of 92%
Thanks to Ryan and the team at A Cloud.guru and Whizzlabs for their help in preparing me for the exam and my future career working with Amazon Web Services!
My topic level scoring was as follows:
Overall Score: 92%
Topic Level Scoring:
1.0 Designing highly available, cost efficient, fault tolerant, scalable systems : 93%
2.0 Implementation/Deployment: 100%
3.0 Security: 81%
4.0 Troubleshooting: 100%
In this, the inaugural post on my new blog, I wanted to share a fantastic tip that I discovered from the fantastic A CLOUD GURU website: customizing the AWS Account sign-in url.
From the IAM Dashboard, select the Customize link next to your sign-in url:
Enter an alias that you want to use in future:
A DNS alias is created behind the scenes and the new sign-in link is available using that alias:
I can now sign in with the new custom url (https://modhul-com.signin.aws.amazon.com/console) alias as my Account: