NCTA Cloud Technologies

This course is an overview of cloud computing that will help the student develop a deep understanding of the models and understand the landscape of technologies used in the cloud and those employed by users of cloud services.

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Course Outline

1 - Identifying Business Benefits of Cloud Computing
  • Topic A: Application of Cloud Computing Models to Business Needs
  • Topic B: Analyze Business Trends in Cloud Computing
  • Topic C: Evaluate Cloud Service Models and Implementations
  • Topic D: Identify Emerging Trends in Cloud
  • 2 - Selecting End-User Cloud Technologies
  • Topic A: Select Native Applications
  • Topic B: Select Web Applications
  • 3 - Supporting the Business Case for Cloud Computing
  • Topic A: Business Benefits and Concerns
  • Topic B: Provider Benefits and Challenges
  • Topic C: Plan Cloud Resource Provisioning
  • 4 - Applying Cloud Computing Models
  • Topic A: Applying Cloud Models at the Provider
  • Topic B: Implement Cloud Models at the Customer
  • Topic C: Address Challenges in Cloud Implementations
  • 5 - Integrating Cloud Services
  • Topic A: Plan Domain Name Integration with Cloud Services
  • Topic B: Implement Cloud Service Access
  • 6 - Selecting and Implementing Free Software as a Service (SaaS) Solutions
  • Topic A: Select SaaS for Personal Use
  • Topic B: Implement a Free SaaS Solution
  • 7 - Selecting and Implementing a Paid SaaS Solution
  • Topic A: Identify Corporate SaaS Requirements
  • Topic B: Select a Paid SaaS Solution
  • Topic C: Implement a Paid SaaS Solution
  • 8 - Selecting SaaS Solutions for Small Businesses
  • Topic A: Select SaaS Accounting Solutions
  • Topic B: Select SaaS Storage Solutions
  • Topic C: Select SaaS Project Management Solutions
  • Topic D: Select Other Small Business SaaS Solutions
  • 9 - Selecting SaaS Solutions for Medium-sized to Enterprise Businesses
  • Topic A: Select SaaS CRM Solutions
  • Topic B: Select SaaS Marketing Solutions
  • Topic C: Select SaaS Enterprise Resource Planning Solutions
  • 10 - Integrating SaaS Solutions
  • Topic A: Determine Business Needs for SaaS Integration
  • Topic B: Integrate SaaS Solutions
  • 11 - Selecting a Platform as a Service (PaaS) Solutions
  • Topic A: Evaluate PaaS Solution Benefits
  • Topic B: Select PaaS Solutions for Small Business
  • Topic C: Select PaaS Solutions for Medium and Enterprise Businesses
  • 12 - Selecting Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Solutions
  • Topic A: Compare IaaS to Traditional Infrastructure Solutions
  • Topic B: Select IaaS Providers
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    This course is designed for system administrators or prospective system administrators who have one year of experience working with Windows Server or other server platforms and who want to develop their evaluation, selection, and implementation skills for cloud services, including Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions, Platform as a Service (PaaS) solutions, and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions that target businesses of all sizes.

    Other Prerequisites

    To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience with basic client and server deployment, configuration, and use. This includes configuring network connectivity, configuring server and client communications, installing Windows or Linux servers, using administrative tools, configuring system properties, and configuring networking settings.

    NCTA Cloud Technologies

    Course Length : 3 Days

    There are currently no scheduled dates for this course. Please contact us for more information.

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