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Amazon Cloud Engineer Interview Questions

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Can you discuss the different types of clouds and how they are used?

Cloud Engineer Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    Can you discuss the different types of clouds and how they are used?

  2. 2.

    Can you define the components of a PaaS architecture, as provided by AWS?

  3. 3.

    Can you discuss the major differences between the AWS cloud and a traditional data center?

  4. 4.

    What are the steps used to design and deploy a cloud architecture?

  5. 5.

    Can you define the 'Cloud' and discuss some of its features?

  6. 6.

    Please discuss the differences between Cloud and On-premise Computing.

  7. 7.

    What are some of the benefits offered by cloud computing that would induce an organization to adopt it?

  8. 8.

    What are the main services provided in a cloud computing environment such as AWS?

  9. 9.

    Why would an organization use a hybrid cloud rather than one of the three other types?

  10. 10.

    Please talk about how cloud computing can help with the reliability and availability of an organization like Amazon's IT resources.

  11. 11.

    What is Eucalyptus, and how is it used in Cloud Computing?

  12. 12.

    What is an AMI, and how is it implemented in a cloud computing environment?

  13. 13.

    What technologies are used to ensure that cloud computing is secure, and the organization’s information is protected?

  14. 14.

    Please describe the layers used within a cloud computing architecture, similar to the one provide by AWS.

  15. 15.

    What are some other major cloud database providers you have worked with, and why do you prefer their products?

  16. 16.

    How are APIs used in the cloud?

  17. 17.

    How are Data Centers deployed or transitioned to the AWS cloud environment?

  18. 18.

    What are the three types of clouds individuals or organizations can use?

  19. 19.

    Other than AWS, who are the main cloud service providers, and which ones have you worked with?

  20. 20.

    What are some of the main service components offered by AWS?