Course: Getting Started with Cloud Computing

Getting Started with Cloud Computing

  • Life Time Access
  • Certificate on Completion
  • Access on Android and iOS App
  • Self-Paced
About this Course

Start your Journey in the Cloud Computing Revolution - What, Why and How!

Cloud Computing is becoming the mainstream in the IT world as growing amount of companies around the globe are in the process of a digital transforming while using the power of cloud-based services. 

Evolution leading to Revolution – traditional IT already use a variety of virtualization technologies for better utilize their physical IT resources. Moving to private clouds is another step in the data center evolution, where existing infrastructure will be utilized and upgraded to provide cloud-based services. In addition, public cloud services are getting huge market momentum as more and more companies are migrating their applications to 3rd party cloud providers. Public clouds are now leading companies to new business frontiers. 

Basic Skills for Everyone – cloud computing and cloud services is touching almost every corner around us, whether you are a software developer, IT professional, system administrator, IT manager, solution architect, project manager, marketing manager, product manager, sales engineer, security expert, network expert, students entering the IT world and so on.     

we need to start with something so this is the first course in a larger training program dedicated to the important subject of cloud computing. The training program is divided into several levels enabling students to start from scratch and grow their knowledge in step by step or maybe select a specific level according to their knowledge and experience. 

Would you like to join the Cloud Computing Revolution?

Basic knowledge
  • No previous knowledge is needed
What you will learn
  • Fundamental understanding of what is cloud computing
  • The evolution from traditional IT to cloud services
  • The 5 basic characteristics of cloud computing
  • The 3 main service models - SaaS, PaaS, IaaS
  • The 4 cloud deployment models - private, public, hybrid, community
  • Understand the key benefits of public cloud services
Number of Lectures: 37
Total Duration: 02:33:34
Getting Started
  • Course Introduction  
The Evolution into the Cloud Revolution
  • Overview  
  • Traditional IT - Plan, Buy and Operate the Data Center  
  • The First Wave started with SaaS  
  • The Digital Transformation  
  • The Birth of Hyper-scale Public Data Centers  
  • A Catalyst for Innovation  
  • The Rise of Artificial Intelligence  
The Five Characteristics of Cloud Computing
  • Overview - The Five Characteristics of Cloud Computing  
  • #1 - On Demand Self-Service  
  • #2 - Broad Network Access  
  • #3 - Resource Pooling  
  • #4 - Rapid Elasticity  
  • #5 - Measured Service  
Cloud Service Models
  • Overview - Cloud Service Models  
  • The Cloud Computing Stack  
  • IaaS - Infrastructure as a Service  
  • PaaS - Platform as a Service  
  • SaaS - Software as a Service  
Cloud Deployment Models
  • Overview - Cloud Deployment Models  
  • Public Cloud - Definition  
  • Public Cloud - Global Infrastructure  
  • Public Cloud - Products and Services  
  • Private Cloud - Definition  
  • Private Cloud - Key Benefits  
  • Hybrid Cloud  
  • Community Cloud  
  • Cloud Computing Management Platforms  
So, Why using a Public Cloud Service ?
  • Overview - So, Why using a Public Cloud Service ?  
  • #1 - Easy and Dynamic Scalability  
  • #2 - Economies of Scale  
  • #3 - Capital and Operational Costs  
  • #4 - Increased Reliability  
  • #5 - Business Agility and Speed  
  • #6 - Yes, Security  
Course Summary
  • Quick Recap  
  • What Next?  
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