National CAE Designated Institution
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to cloud computing and cloud computing security. It covers the basic concepts of cloud computing including virtualization architecture, cloud services, and security problems. The course provides examples of virtualization techniques and security problems. Some topics in cloud computing research will also be covered.

Learning Objectives

Students who complete this course successfully will be capable of assessing the threats, enhancing the security, and evaluating the assurance level of cloud computing environments.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.