Data Science

How to Become an AWS Hero

It was on a Friday evening, and all of a sudden, I was receiving many notifications from Twitter on my phone, within a very short time interval. It was unusual, to see many people starting to follow me within a couple of seconds or minutes. So it is when I checked that I saw the tweet from AWS which mentioned I had been nominated as a Machine Learning Hero. And then I saw myself as part of the list of the new AWS Heroes for that batch-The first Machine Learning Hero in Sub-Saharan Africa, and currently one out of about 34 in the world. What is common amongst Heroes of a

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How I passed the AWS Machine Learning Specialty Exam

I wrote the AWS Machine Learning Specialty Exam last week and passed. I am just 1 year into the AWS Cloud and this is my first ever AWS exam. So if you are new to AWS and considering taking this certification then this article will give you some tips on how to go about preparing for the exam. Remember as a Specialty exam, it is not an easy exam to pass, as it tests both your Machine Learning and AWS knowledge. And it is for this same reason (this blend of skills), that I was attracted to taking the certification. Therefore I could not wait to just go straight for it wit