Cloud Computing Fundamentals

Cloud computing is massively growing in importance in the IT sector as more and more companies are eschewing traditional IT and moving applications and business processes to the cloud.

Enrolment validity: Lifetime

About This Course

This course provides an overview of the benefits of cloud computing and how various types of business applications and services can be used in a cloud network scenario. It aims to provide the learner with a good knowledge base of cloud computing concepts and the related enabling technologies.

It outlines the pros and cons of cloud computing, the different cloud service models provided, cloud security aspects to consider, and the options for moving your services into the cloud. Other key concepts covered include cloud data storage solutions, Service Oriented Architecture and the cloud, and identity and access management services.

Learning Objectives

Explain Azure Services and APIs and how they relate to Cloud computing
Identify each of the managed services and explain the differences between them
Understand the differences between Cloud deployment models
Identify available Cloud Service Platforms and determine which works best for your needs

Target Audience

  • IT professionals including managers, engineers, and technical staff evaluating or implementing cloud computing applications and services


70 Lessons15h

Cloud Computing Overview

History of Cloud Computing
Cloud Computing Key Enabling Technologies
Definition of Cloud Computing
Core & XaaS Cloud Computing Service Models
Evaluating Cloud Security
Cloud Service Level Agreements
Business and Consumer Cloud Services
Cloud Compliance and Regulatory Issues
Cloud Service Stacks
Costing the Cloud
Cloud Deployment Models
Cloud Costing Models
Assessing Applications for the Cloud
Practical Exercise


Data Centers

Storage Cloud Data

Open Source and Mobile Cloud

Cloud Migration

Identity, Presence, and Privacy

Cloud Security



90% off
Duration 15 hours
70 lectures

Material Includes

  • Online, Self Paced Learning
  • Lifetime Access
  • Flexible Learning Program
  • Extensive Content for Self-Learning
  • Practice Quizzes
  • Course Completion Certificate