Topic outline

  • Objectives

    • Develop a solid understanding of the core concepts and components of cloud computing.
    • Acquire knowledge about the different models for cloud services and deployment.
    • Assess the advantages and challenges associated with adopting cloud computing in organizations.
    • Explore the diverse architectures used in cloud computing.
    • Familiarize oneself with essential technologies utilized in cloud computing.
    • Identify and evaluate important considerations for ensuring cloud computing security and compliance.
    • Gain insights into cloud service providers and learn effective resource management techniques.
    • Comprehend the concepts of scalability, elasticity, and maintaining high availability in cloud environments.
    • Understand the principles of cloud computing governance and best practices.

  • Syllabus

    1. A brief overview of Cloud Computing:

    • An Overview of Cloud Computing
    • Advantages of utilizing the Cloud
    • The five key characteristics of Cloud Computing according to NIST
    • The three Cloud service models defined by NIST
    • The four different Cloud deployment models outlined by NIST
    2. Adopting the Cloud:
    • Major factors influencing the adoption of cloud computing solutions
    • Assessing obstacles and challenges associated with cloud computing
    • An Overview of Considerations for designing cloud applications
    • Gaining insights into the impact of big data
    • Grasping the life-cycle of cloud applications
    • Explaining the fundamental principles of cloud automation and testing
    • Leveraging the Potential of Shadow IT
    3. Harnessing the Potential of Software as a Service (SaaS):
    • Defining the Nature of SaaS
    • Contrasting different service scenarios
    • Examining the technologies behind SaaS
    4. Providing Platform as a Service (PaaS):
    • Investigating the underlying technical infrastructure of PaaS
    • Constructing services using solution stacks
    • Overseeing cloud storage management
    • Utilizing support services
    5. Implementing Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) :
    • Empowering technologies
    • Gaining access to IaaS
    6. Developing a Business Case:
    • Grasping the extent and objective of a cloud action plan
    • Choosing a suitable cloud partner and executing a successful trial phase
    • A comprehensive comprehension of stakeholder management to optimize the success of cloud deployment
    • Assessing the financial considerations
    • Ensuring business continuity

    • Benefits

      •  Enhance IT employability with cloud computing expertise.
      •  Unlock diverse job opportunities in cloud roles.
      •  Gain a competitive edge with validated cloud skills.
      •  Increase earnings with specialized cloud knowledge.
      •  Foster career growth in cloud computing.
      •  Build confidence and credibility in the field.
      •  Gain global recognition with industry certification.
      •  Access networking opportunities with certified professionals.
      •  Stay updated with continuous professional development.
      •  Demonstrate commitment to excellence in cloud practices.