The CompTIA Cloud Essentials certification is applicable to a wide range of IT professionals. the course is geared towards those currently in or looking for positions as IT consultants, IT technical services, IT relationship managers, IT architects, consultants and business process owners analysts. This course is the first step on a training path that leads to a technical career in cloud computing.
12 Months Unlimited Online Access to Expert Instructor-Led Training
Get trained by the very finest instructors in the IT industry today. With a minimum of 15 years real-world experience, they're all experts in their respective fields. Unlike live classes, you can fast-forward, repeat or rewind any part of your lecture. This creates a truly personal learning experience, and provides all the benefits of hands-on training - along with the unique flexibility of 24x7 access so you can fit everything around your schedule.
Visual Demonstrations & Multimedia Presentations
All courseware includes instructor-led demonstrations and visual presentations, allowing students to focus their skills development around real-world scenarios.
Quizzes & Exam Simulators
Customised practice exams help prepare you more effectively for your final examinations. And by utilising practice quizzes after each module, you ensure confidence and gauge your effectiveness on each topic before proceeding.
The included practice exams are also purposely designed to replicate & mirror the testing centre exam environment. With an average of 100 questions, you can ensure you're 100% prepared.
Social Learning & Networking
A world class Learning Management System (LMS) allows you to effectively interact & collaborate with other students, form individual study-groups, engage in forum discussions, rate different courses, and keep up with the latest industry knowledge. This is unmatched in the training industry, and makes your learning process far more fun and enjoyable.
Flash Cards & Educational Games
Education is not a one-size-fits-all activity, as students learn in many different ways - often preferring a variety of different tools. This is why we also provide Flash Cards & Educational Games throughout... All designed to ensure the maximum retention level, while keeping you more engaged and focused.
Navigation & Controls
The modular fashion of these self-paced training programs allows you a great deal of flexibility, with access to expert-level instruction anytime of the day or night. Full navigation controls allow you to pace your training throughout tightly defined sections & modules.
The course domains include:
Introduction to Cloud Computing
Adopting the Cloud
Operating in the Cloud
Governing the Cloud
Domain 1.0 Characteristics of Cloud Services from a Business Perspective 1.1 Understand common terms and definitions of cloud computing and provide examples. 1.2 Describe the relationship between cloud computing and virtualization. 1.3 Name early examples of cloud computing. 1.4 Understand several common definitions of cloud computing and their commonalities/differences. 1.5 Recognize what types organizations might benefit from cloud computing. 1.6 Recognize what types organizations might not benefit from cloud computing. 1.7 Distinguish between the different types of clouds, including XaaS, IaaS, PaaS, and give examples of them.
Domain 2.0 Cloud Computing and Business Value 2.1 Recognize the similarities and differences between cloud computing and outsourcing. 2.2 Understand the following characteristics of clouds and cloud services from a business perspective. 2.3 Demonstrate how the characteristics of cloud computing enhance business value.
Domain 3.0 Technical Perspectives/Cloud Types 3.1 Understand the difference between private and public types of clouds from a technical perspective and provide examples. 3.2 Understand at a high level the following important techniques and methods for cloud computing deployment. 3.3 Explain technical challenges and risks for cloud computing and methods to mitigate them for. 3.4 Describe the impact of cloud computing on application architecture and the application-development process.
Domain 4.0 Steps to Successful Adoption of Cloud 4.1 Explain typical steps that lead to a successful adoption of cloud computing services. 4.2 Understand the roles and capabilities of cloud computing vendors and dependencies on the vendors. 4.3 Understand the following organizational capabilities that are relevant for realizing cloud benefits. 4.4 Describe multiple approaches for migrating applications.
Domain 5.0 Impact and Changes of Cloud Computing on IT Service Management 5.1 Understand the impact and changes cloud computing on IT service management in a typical organization. 5.2 Use a structured approach based on ITIL to explore the potential impact of cloud computing in your organization.
Domain 6.0 Risks and Consequences of Cloud Computing 6.1 Explain and identify the issues associated with integrating cloud computing into an organization’s existing compliance risk and regulatory framework. 6.2 Explain the implications for direct cost and cost allocations. 6.3 Understand how to maintain strategic flexibility
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