CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification

CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ validates the candidate has the knowledge and skills required to make clear and conscious decisions about cloud technologies and their business impact by evaluating business use cases, financial impacts, cloud technologies and deployment models with knowledge of cloud computing.

CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification

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Learning Objectives

Cloud Concepts

  • Explain cloud principles, identify cloud networking concepts and storage techniques, and understand cloud design aspects.
  • Configurations & Deployment
  • Business Principles of Cloud Environments
  • Identify and employ appropriate cloud assessments like feasibility studies, bench-marking, or gap analysis, highlight key business aspects of cloud vendor relation adoption, and comprehend cloud migration approaches.
  • Maintenance
  • Management and Technical Operations
  • Explain aspects of operating within the cloud, such as data management or optimization and understand the role of DevOps in cloud environments, like API integration or provisioning.
  • Troubleshooting
  • Governance, Risk, Compliance and Security for the Cloud
  • Understand risk management and response concepts related to cloud services and identify the importance and impacts of compliance in the cloud, such as regulatory concerns or international standards.


    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • Overview of Cloud Computing
  • Evolution of the Cloud
  • Specialized Cloud Services
  • 2 - Business Value of Cloud Computing
  • Business Need for Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Scalability
  • Cloud Security
  • Impact of Cloud Computing on Business
  • 3 - Technical Perspectives of Cloud Computing
  • The Cloud Deployment Models
  • Network Requirements for Cloud Deployment
  • Automation and Self-Service in Cloud Computing
  • Federated Cloud Services
  • Standardization
  • 4 - Technical Challenges of Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Storage
  • Application Performance
  • Data Integration
  • Security Risks and Mitigation
  • Application Architecture and the Development Process
  • 5 - Steps to Successful Adoption of Cloud Services
  • Steps to Adopting Cloud Services
  • Organizational Capability to Adopt Cloud Services
  • Cloud Vendor Roles and Capabilities
  • Migrating Applications to the Cloud
  • 6 - ITIL and Cloud Computing
  • Overview of ITIL
  • Planning Service Strategy
  • Designing Cloud Service
  • Transitioning to Live Environment
  • Running a Cloud Service Operation
  • Continual Service Improvement with Cloud
  • 7 - Identifying Risks and Consequences
  • Organizational Risks
  • Technical Risks
  • Legal Risks
  • Cost Evaluation for Cloud Computing
  • Identify Maintenance Aspects of Strategic Flexibility
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    Sales and Marketing Staff in cloud product or service management

    Business Analysts

    Business Process Owners

    Managed Service Provider Personnel

    New Data Center Staff

    Technical Support Staff

    Other Prerequisites

    CompTIA recommends that a candidate have at least six months of experience in an IT environment, with direct involvement in IT-related tasks, responsibilities and/or decision-making.

    CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification

    Course Length : 3 Days

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