Cloud Computing


This course provides a hands-on comprehensive study of Cloud concepts and capabilities across the
various Cloud service models including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS),
Software as a Service (SaaS), and Business Process as a Service (BPaaS).


Cloud Computing​ 3 months
Introduction to cloud computing
Storing data in local servers vs clouds
Application and advantages of cloud computing
Enterprise Cloud drivers and adoption trends
Typical Cloud Enterprise workloads
Cloud service models/types (public, private, hybrid, and community clouds)
Cloud deployment models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, BPaas)
Cloud ROI models
Cloud reference architectures
Cloud standards (OSDIAPIs, etc.)
Technology providers vs. Cloud providers vs. Cloud vendors
Planning Cloud transformations (suitability assessment, future state definition, financial assessment and platform selection, roadmap definition)