Pluralsight – Fundamentals of Cloud Computing

Pluralsight – Fundamentals of Cloud Computing
English | Size: 267.59 MB
Category: CBTs

Cloud Computing is, more and more, being used by everyone for just about everything. But what exactly IS cloud computing? Watch this course to learn what cloud computing is, the many forms of cloud computing, how cloud computing works, and more.
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Pluralsight – Cloud Computing: The Big Picture

Pluralsight – Cloud Computing: The Big Picture
English | Size: 125.74 MB
Category: CBTs

No matter what your role is, if you work in technology, cloud computing is affecting you. This course teaches you a broad introduction to all aspects of cloud computing.
Are you puzzled about cloud computing but not sure where to start? In this course, Cloud Computing: The Big Picture, you’ll get just what the title promises: a broad view of this important topic. First, the course looks at applications in the cloud (commonly called Software as a Service or SaaS). Next, it gives you an overview of cloud platforms, such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. Finally, the course looks at private clouds, which bring cloud technology on premises. After watching this course, you’ll have a solid foundation for making better decisions about cloud technology and for deciding what to learn next. [Read more…]

Lynda – Cloud Computing First Look

Lynda – Cloud Computing First Look
English | Size: 184.68 MB
Category: Tutorial

In this course, David Rivers explains the essentials of cloud computing and answers the basic question: what is the cloud? David then explores the benefits and drawbacks of cloud computing, including a candid look at balancing the sharing and privacy issues with the productivity gains of working in the cloud.
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Lynda – Learning Cloud Computing – Monitoring and Operations

Lynda – Learning Cloud Computing – Monitoring and Operations
English | Size: 217.87 MB
Category: CBTs

If you want to keep track of the health, performance, and security of your entire stack running in the cloud, you’ll need a monitoring and operations solution-and there are several robust options to choose from. This course explores the features and uses of leading cloud monitoring solutions so you can compare them against the needs of your infrastructure and your organization. The first chapter covers the basics of cloud monitoring, including a discussion of governance, short-term analytics, long-term analytics, and cost. Then, previews of the latest tools are shown with some demonstrations. The course wraps up with a practical set of guidelines and steps you can use to select and plan for the implementation of a cloud monitoring and operations solution.
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Lynda – Learning Cloud Computing – Cloud Governance

Lynda – Learning Cloud Computing – Cloud Governance
English | Size: 109.86 MB
Category: CBTs

Cloud governance is the process of applying specific policies or principles to cloud computing services for the purpose of securing applications and data. In this course, explore the fundamentals of cloud governance-one of the most important aspects of cloud computing-and its relation to security. Cloud computing expert David Linthicum explores different governance tools, showing how to identify their requirements and select the tools that will best meet your needs. To help you see how these tools work, he includes a governance tool demo. In addition, he explains how to approach cloud governance, sharing a process for deploying cloud governance within your own projects. [Read more…]

Lynda – Cloud Computing Career Paths and Certifications – First Steps

Lynda – Cloud Computing Career Paths and Certifications – First Steps
English | Size: 122.62 MB
Category: Tutorial

Do you want to start a career in cloud computing, but don’t know where to begin? If so, this course can help by providing an ideal foundational mapping of the career paths and certifications that IT professionals should consider if they’re interested in transitioning to cloud computing. Instructor and Cloud Architect Lynn Langit covers a variety of career paths, including IT pro, developer, analyst, and architect roles. Throughout the course, she focuses on the major cloud platforms-AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google, and the IBM Bluemix cloud with IBM Watson-discusses certifications available for each, and explores the future of cloud computing careers.
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