Want to pass the Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing certification exam? Want to become Alibaba Cloud Certified? Follow this comprehensive preparation guide for Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing exam and get yourself ready to pass the exam.
Alibaba Cloud is ranked as China´s largest public cloud service provider, and the fourth largest cloud service provider worldwide. Since the china market is growing really fast, and Alibaba Cloud as well, the Alibaba Cloud certifications are fast becoming the must-have certificates for any IT professional working with Alibaba Cloud.
If you haven’t yet taken the Alibaba Cloud Associate (ACA) Cloud Computing certification yet? Follow our previous blog on preparation guide for Alibaba Cloud Associate (ACA) Cloud Computing certification and pass the Alibaba Cloud Associate (ACA) Cloud Computing certification first. It is not mandatory, but it is recommended.
And those, who have already passed the Associate level Alibaba Cloud Computing certification, keeping reading this preparation guide for Alibaba Cloud Certified Professional Cloud computing certification.
Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing certification
The Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing certification is commonly known as ACP Cloud Computing. It covers a spectrum of Alibaba Cloud core services, including architecture, networking, cloud security, and best practices.
Who Can Apply for Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing certification?
This certification exam is for candidates who have expertise in cloud computing on the Alibaba Cloud platform. Alibaba Cloud Professional is intended but not limited to architects, developers, and O&M personnel who know how to use the Alibaba Cloud products.
Overview of the Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing certification
While starting your preparation for the ACP Cloud Computing certification, one needs to have an overview of the exam. It is a close-book, offline exam that the candidates need to give at the exam center. The exam consists of 70 questions for maximum 100 marks and you will get 90 minutes to complete the exam. You will have to pay $120 to sit in the exam. The table below gives basic information about the Alibaba Cloud Professional Cloud Computing certification exam –
|ACP Cloud Computing Certification Exam Information|
|Certification Name||Alibaba Cloud Professional Cloud Computing Certification|
|Test Type||Online Registration, Offline Exam at Exam Center|
|Exam Duration||90 Minutes|
|Number of Questions||70|
|Exam Type||Close-book Exam|
Note that the Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing certification is not like other common certification exam that consists of all the randomly placed multiple choice or multiple select questions. In the ACP Cloud Computing certification, the questions are placed in the following sequence and marks are fixed for each question:
- 30 Questions – Single Selection Type: The candidate will get 1 score for every right question
- 15 Questions: Multiple Selections Type: The candidate will get 3 scores for every right question
- 25 Questions: True-False Type: The candidate will get 1 score for every right question
The exam blueprint for the Alibaba Cloud Certified Professional consists of a number of products with their percentage content in the examination. Here is the blueprint for Alibaba Cloud Certified Professional Cloud Computing certification as mentioned in the official document of the ACP Cloud Computing certification:
|ACP Cloud computing Certification Exam Blueprint|
|Product Name||% of Exam|
|Cloud Security and CloudMonitor||10%|
|General knowledge about Cloud Computing||5%|
Preparation Guide for the Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing Certification Exam
1. Take the Alibaba Cloud course
The course is divided into sections. Each section focuses on an Alibaba Cloud core product, such as ECS, SLB, Auto Scaling, VPC, RDS, OSS, CDN, Cloud Security and CloudMonitor, as well as, General knowledge about Cloud Computing.
2. Get Hands-on with Alibaba Cloud
Alibaba Cloud is all about real-world problems and to get a good command on that, hands-on experience is mandatory. Therefore, while preparing for Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing Certification Exam, along with theoretical concepts, equally focus on practical experience on real-time problems.
You need to practice a lot on Alibaba Cloud products to have deep knowledge about them. If you don’t have hands-on experience, you can create a free account on Alibaba Cloud to start. Not only this, but you also get the free credit ($300) after new registration that you can use to know and try different services. Just register and practice as much as you can on the Alibaba cloud products.
After registration, there are some accessible tutorials that provide step by step guide to make you understand about the deployment and usage of different services and applications of Alibaba.
3. Take the Roopu Cloud Practice Tests
So now, it’s time to check your preparation level and for this we recommend you to take practice tests.
The practice tests are set up in the same format as that of the real exam. So, trying mock exams helps you get ready for the actual exam. Also, you become confident enough to take the exam and pass the exam in the first attempt only.
So, just follow the above steps for the Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud Computing certification preparation and get yourself ready to pass the certification exam.
So, we’ve covered the preparation guide for Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud computing exam. ACP Cloud Computing certification is not only for those who are working on Alibaba cloud. You can also take Alibaba Cloud Professional certification if you are already working on AWS, GCP or Azure cloud as a cloud computing specialist.
What are you thinking now? Start your preparation for the Alibaba Cloud Professional (ACP) Cloud computing exam.
Wish you the best for your exam!
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