Introduction to Cloud Computing Classroom Live Herndon, VA October 27, 2021

Price: $2,650

This course runs for a duration of 3 Days.

The class will run daily from 9:00 am EST to 4:30 pm EST.

Class Location: Herndon - Herndon, VA.

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In this introduction to cloud computing training course, you will evaluate and assess the business and technical benefits of cloud computing, gain the foundation to analyze cloud applications for use in your organization, and learn how cloud computing can provide efficient solutions to technical, business, and administrative challenges. Plus, this CompTIA Authorized course will prep you for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certification.

Key Features of this Cloud Computing Essentials Training:

  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • After-course computing sandbox included
  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included

You Will Learn How To:

  • Prepare for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials certification exam
  • 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



Course Overview

  • 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

    • Categorizing service types
    • Comparing vendor cloud products: Amazon, Google, Microsoft and others
  • 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
  • Exploiting Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Characterizing SaaS

    • Streamlining administration with centralized installation
    • Optimizing 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
  • Delivering Platform as a Service (PaaS)

    Exploring the technical foundation for PaaS

    • Specifying the components of PaaS
    • Analyzing 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
    • Analyzing portability across platforms
  • Deploying Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

    Enabling technologies

    • Scalable server clusters
    • Achieving transparency with platform virtualization
    • 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
  • 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


  • Working knowledge of Internet technologies, Microsoft Windows and Web applications Programming experience 
  • A background with cloud computing is not required

Other Available Dates for this Course

Classroom Live
December 15, 2021

Ottawa, ON
3 Days    9:00 am EST - 4:30 pm EST
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Virtual Classroom Live
December 15, 2021

3 Days    9:00 am EST - 4:30 pm EST
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