ntc260 | undergraduate

Foundations Of Cloud Services

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This course introduces practices in cloud infrastructure and services. Covered are a cloud computing model, layers of cloud computing, and functions of cloud computing. Included are fundamental layers of cloud infrastructure: physical, virtual, control, orchestration, and service. Also included are cross-layer functions of cloud infrastructure: business continuity, security, and service management.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    What is Cloud Computing?

    • Define the basic cloud delivery models and terminologies.
    • Identify the characteristics that make up cloud computing.
    • Compare the cloud computing architecture and service model.

    What is Digital Transformation and Cloud Computing Architecture?

    • Describe the role of business readiness in the digital transformation process.
    • Identify the cloud client platforms as part of the cloud computing architecture.
    • Compare cloud storage and the deployment configurations.

    What are the Cloud Based Layers and Components?

    • Explain the control layer of a cloud.
    • Illustrate resource management for a cloud.
    • Describe a cloud service catalog.
    • Define the cloud based layers and components.

    What is Cloud Security, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery?

    • Diagram the role and relationship that business continuity and disaster recovery have to the cloud.
    • Explain the role of risk, compliance, and security in cloud services.
    • Define the types of data protection in cloud services.
    • Explain key cloud based security terminologies and standards.

    What is Cloud Service Management and Operations?

    • Identify the cloud service portfolio management processes.
    • Analyze the cloud service operation management processes.
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