A technical introduction to the techniques and protocols that underpin cloud computing services, including an examination of the types of cloud that can be created and the variety of ‘X as a service’ facilities that clouds can make available.
Who would benefit
This course is suitable for engineering, technical management and sales/marketing staff who require a technical overview of Cloud Computing.
A basic understanding of the architecture and technologies that support the internet would be beneficial.
Topic areas include
- What is ‘The Cloud’?
- Traditional Models vs Cloud Computing
- Cloud characteristics
- Cloud deployments models – private, community, public, hybrid
- Enabling technologies
- Traditional data centres
- Virtualization and multi-tenanting
- SOA and web services
- Service grids and autonomic computing
- Types of Cloud services
- SaaS, PaaS and IaaS
- XaaS payment models
- Examples of XaaS services and providers
- Pros and Cons of Cloud Computing
- Pros: cost, scalability, resilience, collaboration
- Cons: security, availability, trust, de-skilling
- The future of Cloud Computing
Includes practical exercises and demonstrations.
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