ntc300 | undergraduate

Cloud Technologies

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This course will provide the knowledge and skills required to understand foundational and advanced Cloud terminologies/methodologies; to implement, maintain, and deliver cloud technologies and infrastructures (e.g. server, network, storage, and virtualization technologies); and to understand aspects of IT security and use of industry best practices related to cloud implementations.

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

Course details:

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

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    Cloud Concepts and Models

    • Examine disk storage alternatives.
    • Compare and contrast cloud delivery models and services.
    • Compare and contrast cloud services.


    • Identify the benefits of virtualization in a cloud environment.
    • Compare and contrast virtual components used to construct a cloud environment.
    • Analyze methods to migrate organizational resources to a cloud environment.


    • Compare and contrast cloud infrastructure mechanisms.
    • Examine foundational cloud architectures.
    • Investigate methods for building on foundational architectures to develop more sophisticated cloud architectures.

    Resource Management and Security

    • Investigate cloud security mechanisms.
    • Identify resources needed to effectively manage the cloud environment.

    Systems Management & Business Continuity in the Cloud

    • Examine cloud provider architectural and administrative issues.
    • Examine policies and procedures as they relate to a cloud environment.
    • Compare and contrast disaster recovery methods and concepts.
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