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CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course Outline

Module 1: Understanding Cloud Computing Concepts

  • Understand Basic Cloud Concepts and Terms
    • Cloud Computing
    • Cloud Service Models
    • Cloud Components and Clients
    • Cloud Deployment Models
    • Shared Responsibility Model and Security
  • Identify Cloud Network and Storage Technologies
    • Cloud Networking Technologies
    • Remote Access Types
    • Cloud Storage Technologies
  • Recognise Cloud Design Aspects
    • Cloud Design Components

Module 2: Applying Cloud Business Principles

  • Relate Cloud Concepts to Business Principles
    • Business and the Five Cloud Computing Characteristics
    • Business and the Three Cloud Service Models
    • Business and the Four Cloud Deployment Models
  • Establish Cloud Vendor Relations
    • Professional Services
    • Time to Market
    • Skill Availability
    • Support
    • Managed Services
    • Formal Requests
    • Service Documents
  • Distinguish the Financial Aspects of Engaging a Cloud Service Provider
    • Expenditures
    • Licensing Models
    • Contracts
    • Billing
    • Human Capital
  • Report Financial Expenditures
    • Calculate Compute, Storage, and Network Expenditures
    • Reporting
    • Chargebacks and Resource Tagging
    • Maintenance
    • Hardware Lifecycle Management

Module 3: Advising a Cloud Design and Migration

  • Relate Cloud Concepts to Cloud Design and Migration
    • Cloud Design and Migration and the Five Cloud Characteristics
    • Cloud Design and Migration and the Three Cloud Service Models
  • Use Cloud Assessments
    • Cloud Migration Phases
    • What is a Cloud Assessment?
    • IT Infrastructure
    • Orchestration
    • Additional Assessment Components
    • Documentation
    • Key Stakeholders
    • Cloud Assessments and Managed Service Providers
    • Evaluations
  • Manage Cloud Design
    • Initial Design Concepts
    • Design and the Cloud Deployment Models
    • Managing Capital Expenditures and Operating Expenditures
    • Service Levels
    • Industry Regulations
    • Disaster Mitigation
    • Redundancy
    • High Availability
    • Disaster Recovery
  • Compare Cloud Migration Approaches
    • What is Cloud Migration?
    • Three Phases of the Cloud Migration
    • Seven Cloud Migration Types
  • Identify Benefits and Solutions of Cloud Services
    • Cloud-Native Applications
    • Data Analytics
    • Customer-Facing Services
    • Evolving Business Services
    • Digital Marketing

Module 4: Operating in the Cloud

  • Relate Cloud Concepts to Technical Operations
    • Technical Operations and the Five Cloud Characteristics
    • Technical Operations and the Four Cloud Deployment Models
  • Identify the Technical Aspects of Cloud Operations
    • Data Management
    • Availability Zones
    • Geo-redundancy
    • Disposable Resources
    • Alerts and Logging
    • Cloud Managed Service Providers
  • Understand Devops in the Cloud
    • What is DevOps?
    • Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery
    • Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
    • Templates
    • Configuration Management
    • Upgrading and Patching
    • API Integration
    • Testing in QA Environments
  • Explain Cloud Security Concerns, Measures, and Concepts
    • Shared Security Model
    • Data Security
    • Application and Infrastructure Security
    • Security and Network Connections

Module 5: Managing Cloud Governance

  • Relate Cloud Concepts to Governance
    • Governance and the Five Cloud Characteristics
    • Governance and the Three Cloud Service Models
    • Governance and the Four Cloud Deployment Models
  • Apply Risk Management Concepts
    • Risk Assessment
    • Classification of Risks
    • Risk Response
    • Risk Documentation
    • Risk Register
    • Data Portability
  • Understand Compliance and the Cloud
    • Compliance and Standards
  • Manage Policies and Procedures for Cloud Services
    • Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

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Who should attend the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course?

The CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Training Course is intended for professionals seeking a foundational understanding of cloud computing concepts and practices. This course will benefit the following professionals:

  • IT Support Technicians
  • Systems Administrators
  • Network Administrators
  • Help Desk Technicians
  • Technical Support Specialists
  • Project Managers
  • IT Managers

Prerequisites of the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites for registering for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Training Course. However, having 6 to 12 months of work experience in an IT setting with familiarity with cloud technologies could be advantageous.

CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Training Course Overview

The CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Training is a comprehensive course designed to provide beginners with an understanding of cloud fundamentals. In today's technology-driven world, the cloud has become an integral part of businesses, making it essential for professionals to gain competence in this field. This course offers a focused exploration of critical aspects of cloud technology..

Understanding the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ is crucial for professionals across various industries, especially IT, as it equips them with the knowledge and skills to navigate the rapidly evolving cloud landscape. IT professionals, system administrators, and business analysts should aim at mastering this subject to stay competitive and adapt to the changing technological environment.

The Knowledge Academy's 2-day CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course is a powerful and efficient way for delegates to gain essential cloud competency. Under the guidance of experienced instructors, delegates will immerse themselves in the intricacies of cloud service design and management from a business perspective.

Course Objectives

  • To grasp fundamental cloud concepts and terminologies
  • To understand cloud security standards and principles
  • To learn about automation and federation in cloud computing
  • To analyse cloud deployment models and network requisites
  • To gain insights into cloud service management and business perspectives

Upon completion of the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Training Course, delegates will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in cloud-related roles, making them valuable assets to their organisations. They will be equipped to implement secure and efficient cloud solutions, ultimately contributing to improved business productivity and technological competitiveness.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification | CompTIA Training in Hamilton FAQs

This certification validates individuals' understanding of cloud services from a business perspective. It covers cloud computing concepts, terminology, and the impact of cloud services on IT operations and business objectives.
This certification is unique because it focuses on the business aspects of cloud computing rather than technical skills. It emphasises understanding cloud concepts, terminology, and the business value of cloud services, making it ideal for professionals in non-technical roles.
The benefits of this course include gaining a comprehensive understanding of cloud computing concepts, preparing for the certification exam, enhancing career prospects in cloud-related roles, and demonstrating proficiency in cloud technologies to potential employers.
There are no formal prerequisites for registering for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Training Course.
This course comes with a 2-day training session from experienced trainers, a digital delegate pack, and a certificate upon completion of the course.
The duration of this CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Course spans across 2 days.
Yes. Delegates will receive a certificate upon successfully completing this CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Course.
After completing this training, delegates can pursue various career opportunities such as Cloud Consultant, Cloud Sales Specialist, Cloud Project Manager, IT Manager, and Cloud Solutions Architect.
To overcome challenges in preparing for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ exam, understand the objectives, use reliable study materials, practice extensively, join study groups, stay organised, seek clarification, take breaks, stay updated, and maintain confidence and positivity throughout the preparation process.
To pass this exam on the first attempt, thoroughly review exam objectives, utilise practice tests, understand core cloud computing concepts, and allocate sufficient study time.
Both CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ and other cloud certifications validate cloud computing knowledge. While CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ is vendor-neutral and foundational, other certifications may be platform-specific, delving deeper into technologies and targeting specific roles, offering diverse career paths in cloud computing.
Yes. This certification can enhance a delegate's credibility and reputation within the IT industry by demonstrating foundational knowledge and understanding of cloud computing concepts and principles, which are increasingly important in today's technology-driven world.
The Knowledge Academy in Hamilton is a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those seeking this CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Training Course.
The training fees for CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification certification in Hamilton starts from CAD4295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification.
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