The AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty (ANS-C00) is intended for individuals who perform complex networking tasks.
Abilities Validated by the Certification
Design, develop, and deploy cloud-based solutions using AWS
Implement core AWS services according to basic architecture best practices
Design and maintain network architecture for all AWS services
Leverage tools to automate AWS networking tasks
Recommended Knowledge and Experience
We recommend candidates hold an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner or a current Associate-level certification: AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate, AWS Certified Developer - Associate or AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate
Advanced knowledge of AWS networking concepts and technologies
Minimum five years hands-on experience architecting and implementing network solutions
Advanced networking architectures and interconnectivity options (e.g., IP VPN, MPLS/VPLS)
Networking technologies within the OSI model, and how they affect implementation decisions
Development of automation scripts and tools
CIDR and sub-netting (IPv4 and IPv6)
IPv6 transition challenges
Generic solutions for network security features, including WAF, IDS, IPS, DDoS protection, and Economic Denial of Service/Sustainability (EDoS)
Prepare for Your Exam
There is no better preparation than hands-on experience. There are many relevant AWS Training courses and other resources to assist you with acquiring additional knowledge and skills to prepare for certification. Please review the exam guide for information about the competencies assessed on the certification exam on AWS site -> AWS Certification section.
To prepare for the exam, we strongly advise you to attend the training courses, review the study material, and gain hands-on experience related to the topics covered in the exam.