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AWS Certified Database Specialty

The AWS Certified Database - Specialty validates your ability to recommend, design, and maintain the optimal AWS database solution to improve performance, reduce costs, and enable innovation

Abilities Validated by the Certification

  • Understand and differentiate the key features of AWS database services
  • Analyze needs and requirements to recommend and design appropriate database solutions using AWS services

Recommended Knowledge and Experience

  • At least 5 years of experience with database technologies
  • At least 2 years of hands-on experience working on AWS
  • Experience and expertise working with on-premises and AWS-Cloud-based relational and nonrelational databases

Required exam and recommended training

Required examRecommended training
DBS-C01

Planning and Designing Databases on AWS (GK4510)

Exam Readiness: AWS Certified Database - Specialty (GK7393)

 

Recertification

AWS Certifications are valid for 3 years. To maintain your AWS Certified status, you are required to periodically demonstrate your continued expertise by recertifying. Recertification helps strengthen the overall value of your AWS Certification and shows individuals and employers that your credential covers the latest AWS knowledge, skills, and best practices. Learn more at the AWS website.