This course will introduce cloud computing architecture and security concepts. Students will learn about the benefits of cloud computing, cloud characteristics, cloud models and solutions along with deployment methods. Students will also gain knowledge of hardware, storage, thin clients and virtualization in the cloud and skills to implement cloud security fundamentals with virtualization security management. Upon successful course completion, students will be able to apply current cloud computing technologies and environments.
Evaluate the concepts, characteristics, delivery models and benefits of cloud computing environments, virtual networks, and necessary resources. Evaluate the characteristics, use cases, and choices available for Public, Private, and Hybrid Cloud Computing. Create, manage, and monitor compute and storage resources. Evaluate the key technical, organization, security, and compliance cloud computing challenges. Implement business continuity and disaster recovery strategies.