CloudMASTER Cloud Technologies (CTCC-101)
CarverTC Principal Consultant Bob Carver was primary author of this course for Logical Operations with input and guidance from subject matter experts at NCTA.
Instructor: Bob Carver
To be a cloud technologist, and eventually a cloud master, you must understand common technologies, benefits, and trends that are drawing businesses and organizations of all types to use cloud services. In this course, you will learn that fundamental information. In addition, you will apply those concepts to evaluate, select, plan, and implement cloud Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions. In doing so, you will identify common barriers to adoption, and strategies that can avoid common cloud implementation pitfalls. You will exit this course well-versed in the different types of SaaS solutions that businesses of all sizes use, and have the skill to compare, evaluate, and recommend which services are the best choice in a given scenario.
This course is a great part of your preparation to become a Certified CloudMASTER®. For more information, see the NCTA CloudMASTER® certification program.
In this course, you will manage the core set of cloud technologies needed to function as a Certified Cloud Master.
Identify the benefits of cloud computing
Select end-user cloud technologies
Plan cloud adoption
Address barriers to cloud implementation
Select and implement free SaaS solutions
Select and implement paid SaaS solutions
Plan for cloud service migration
Select SaaS solutions for small businesses
Select SaaS solutions for medium and enterprise business
Integrate SaaS solutions
Select Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions
Select Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions
Who Should Attend:
This course is designed for system administrators or prospective system administrators who have one year of experience working with Microsoft Windows Server® or other server platforms and who want to develop their evaluation, selection, and implementation skills for cloud services, including Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions, Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions, and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions that target businesses of all sizes.
To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience with basic client and server deployment, configuration, and use. This includes configuring network connectivity, configuring server and client communications, installing Windows® or Linux® servers, using administrative tools, configuring system properties, and configuring networking settings.