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Our Introduction To Cloud Computing training course will teach you to become proficient in the following:

  • Exploit the benefits of the different cloud service models: SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS
  • Leverage services provided by the major public cloud providers
  • Configure and provision resources on a private IaaS cloud
  • Apply tips and best practices when adopting the cloud
  • Leverage continued support with after-course one-on-one instructor coaching and computing sandbox

Our Introduction To Cloud Computing training course covers the following Modules:

Module 1: Introduction to Cloud Computing

Defining cloud computing

  • Components of a computing cloud
  • Differentiating types of clouds: public, private, and hybrid

Delivering services from the cloud

  • Categorising service types
  • Comparing vendor cloud products: Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and others

Module 2: Adopting the Cloud

Key drivers of cloud computing solutions

  • Instantaneous provisioning of computing resources
  • Tapping into an infinite storage capacity
  • Cost-effective pay-as-you-use billing models

Evaluating barriers to cloud computing

  • Handling sensitive data
  • Aspects of cloud security
  • Assessing governance solutions

Module 3: Exploiting Software as a Service (SaaS)

Characterising SaaS

  • Streamlining administration with centralised installation
  • Optimising cost and performance with scale on demand

Comparing service scenarios

  • Improving collaboration with business productivity tools
  • Simplifying business process creation by integrating existing components

Inspecting SaaS technologies

  • Deploying web applications
  • Implementing web services: SOAP and REST
  • Choosing a development platform

Module 4: Delivering Platform as a Service (PaaS)

Exploring the technical foundation for PaaS

  • Specifying the components of PaaS
  • Analysing vendor PaaS provisions
  • Selecting an appropriate implementation

Building services with solution stacks

  • Evaluating the architecture of vendor-specific platforms
  • Becoming familiar with service platform tools

Managing cloud storage

  • Controlling unstructured data in the cloud
  • Deploying relational databases in the cloud
  • Improving data availability

Employing support services

  • Testing in the cloud
  • Monitoring cloud-based services
  • Analysing portability across platforms

Module 5: Deploying Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Enabling technologies

  • Scalable server clusters
  • Achieving transparency with platform virtualisation
  • Elastic storage devices

Accessing IaaS

  • Provisioning servers on demand
  • Handling dynamic and static IP addresses
  • Tools and support for management and monitoring

Deploying a Private Cloud

  • Leveraging an existing infrastructure
  • Comparing OpenStack and Eucalyptus
  • Managing resources across teams and departments
  • Integrating with public clouds

Module 6: Building a Business Case

Calculating the financial implications

  • Comparing in-house facilities to the cloud
  • Estimating economic factors downstream

Preserving business continuity

  • Selecting appropriate service-level agreements
  • Safeguarding access to assets in the cloud
  • Security, availability, and disaster recovery strategies

Migrating to the cloud

  • Rearchitecting applications for the cloud
  • Integrating the cloud with existing applications
  • Selecting a vendor and avoiding vendor lock-in

Our Introduction To Cloud Computing training course will benefit several individuals and organisations including but not limited to:

  • IT Professionals
  • Developers and Programmers
  • Data Scientists and Analysts
  • Business Analysts
  • Entrepreneurs and Start-ups
  • Project Managers
  • Cybersecurity Professionals
  • Educators and Students
  • System Administrators
  • Network Engineers
  • Technical Sales and Marketing Professionals
  • Professionals Seeking Career Transitions

Our Introduction To Cloud Computing training course includes the following:

  • Three-day instructor-led training course
  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included
  • After-course computing sandbox included
  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • Pre-reading
  • Course Manuel
  • Quizzes
  • Exercises

Our Introduction To Cloud Computing training course requires attendees to have working knowledge of internet technologies, Microsoft Windows, and web applications programming experience. A background in Cloud Computing is not required.

There is recommended reading for our Introduction To Cloud Computing training course.

Introduction To Cloud Computing Exam:

Format: Multiple Choice
Number of questions: 40
Pass Mark: 70%.

Proctored Exam
Introduction To Cloud Computing Certificate

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Our Introduction To Cloud Computing training course offers several benefits to individuals and organisations including but not limited to:

  • Enhanced Career Opportunities: Cloud computing skills are in high demand, and professionals with expertise in cloud technologies are sought after by companies of all sizes and industries.
  • Scalability and Flexibility: Cloud computing allows businesses to scale their resources up or down based on demand, providing the flexibility to handle varying workloads without significant infrastructure changes.
  • Cost Savings: Cloud computing eliminates the need for large upfront investments in hardware and infrastructure.
  • Global Accessibility: Cloud computing enables remote access to resources and applications from anywhere with an internet connection.
  • Efficiency and Resource Optimisation: Cloud platforms offer automated management, reducing the burden of manual administrative tasks.
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery: Cloud-based backup and recovery solutions help businesses ensure data redundancy and enable efficient disaster recovery strategies.
  • Learning Cutting-Edge Technologies: Cloud computing involves various technologies, including virtualisation, containers, microservices, and serverless computing.
  • Skill Diversification: Learning cloud computing often involves acquiring a wide range of skills, from infrastructure management to application development and data analytics.
  • Entrepreneurial Ventures: Cloud computing enables startups and entrepreneurs to quickly launch and scale businesses without heavy upfront investments, making it an ideal technology for new ventures.
  • Globally Recognised Certifications: Leading cloud providers offer certifications that validate your cloud skills and expertise, making you more attractive to employers and clients.


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