Introduction to Cloud Computing Training

This course provides foundational knowledge in Cloud Computing components, foundational technologies, architecture, design, and business value. Attendees are provided with a broad survey of Cloud Computing concepts and given an opportunity to explore Cloud from multiple angles.  Concepts are reinforced through analysis of real world case studies and group discussion.

Course Details


1 day


Basic understanding of a computer operating system and virtualization would be beneficial.

Target Audience

  • Architects
  • System Integrators
  • security Administrators
  • Network Administrators
  • Software Engineers
  • Technical Support Iindividuals
  • Business Partners

Skills Gained

  • Understand the cloud computing business advantages
  • Identify the cloud environment attributes
  • Define service catalog in a cloud computing setting
  • Differentiate between the different types of clouds
  • Distinguish between the different service delivery models
  • Explain the benefits of patterns
  • Differentiate between cloud computing and grid computing
  • Describe software defined environments
  • Summarize how business processes can be automated
  • Recognize cloud characteristics and architecture
  • Demonstrate how to recommend a basic cloud infrastructure
  • Explain Cloud networking principles
  • Summarize cloud data and user security strategies
  • Understand Web service utilization of cloud computing
  • Defend effectiveness of solutions in the cloud
  • Describe the more popular billing models
  • Identify aspects of the ITIL model V3
Course Outline
  • Introduction to Cloud Computing
    • Introduce the basics of Cloud Computing
    • Cloud Service Models – SaaS, PaaS and IaaS
    • Identify cloud goals
    • Define the key benefits derived from Cloud  including the 5 normally stated  characteristics + 1
    • Explain service models in Cloud 
    • Describe Cloud deployment models
  • Cloud Computing Environment Attributes
    • Cloud standardization
    • Elasticity
    • Cloud vendor market place 
    • Virtualization & Containerization 
    • Dynamic infrastructure
  • Cloud Security and Risk
    • Cloud and InfoSec
    • Access Control
    • Application Security  Information and Data Security 
    • Network Security
    • Operational Security 
    • DevOps Security Concerns
  • Cloud-native Application Modernization
    • Cloud adoption steps
    • Cloud-native
    • Designing cloud applications
    • Microservices
    • Automation & DevOps
Upcoming Course Dates
USD $680
Online Virtual Class
Date: Aug 5, 2024
Time: 10 AM - 6 PM ET
USD $680
Online Virtual Class
Date: Aug 26, 2024
Time: 10 AM - 6 PM ET
USD $680
Online Virtual Class
Date: Sep 16, 2024
Time: 10 AM - 6 PM ET
USD $680
Online Virtual Class
Date: Sep 30, 2024
Time: 10 AM - 6 PM ET
USD $680
Online Virtual Class
Date: Nov 4, 2024
Time: 10 AM - 6 PM ET