Upon completion of the Introduction to Cloud Computing course, students will be able to:

  • 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



This is a general introduction course for architects, system integrators, security administrators, network administrators, software engineers, technical support individuals, and/or Business Partners who are responsible for elements of an existing IT infrastructure.



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



1 day

Outline for Introduction to Cloud Computing Training

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



04/01/2024 - 04/01/2024
10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
Online Virtual Class
USD $680.00
05/06/2024 - 05/06/2024
10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
Online Virtual Class
USD $680.00