Fundamentals of Cloud Computing

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.
Course info
Rating
(143)
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 15, 2017
Duration
2h 9m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Introduction to the Course
Cloud Computing - The Basics
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Infrastructure as a Service Networking
Storage in the Cloud
Infrastructure as a Service: Security
Comparing Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Software as a Service (SaaS) Cloud Solutions
Summary
Description
Course info
Rating
(143)
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 15, 2017
Duration
2h 9m
Description

Talk about Cloud Computing has spread like a marketing virus. But what is cloud computing, really? How does it work? How can it help IT professionals and businesses of all sizes? In this course, Fundamentals of Cloud Computing, youlll learn the different forms of cloud computing, how they can help you, what makes them so powerful. You'll see numerous hands-on demos of cloud computing solutions including infrastructure as a service and software as a service solutions. Finally, you'll learn how to secure your cloud and protect your data in the cloud. When you're done with this course you'll have the skills and knowledge that you need to understand and use cloud computing.

About the author
About the author

David has authored over 50 courses for Pluralsight.com around enterprise data center technologies such as cloud computing, virtualization, and (especially) VMware vSphere.

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Transcript
Transcript

Have you heard of “the cloud”? Of course you have! But what is the cloud – REALLY? What are the different types of cloud and how can they change your life?

Watch my new course at Pluralsight.com to find out!

My name is _David Davis___ and my latest course is Cloud Computing Fundamentals!

I’ve been writing, teaching, and speaking about cloud computing since before the cloud was called “the cloud”. I’ve created over 50 pluralsight.com courses and this is one of the best courses yet!

Did you know that cloud computing is being used by just about every person or company on the Internet today, in some shape or form? Most people use the cloud and never even think about it.

In this course, we are going to learn about how the cloud works, how it can help you, and the different types of cloud computing. Specifically we��ll cover:

  1. Infrastructure as a service and how it compares to virtualization
  2. The difference between Private Cloud, Hybrid Cloud, and Public Cloud
  3. How to migrate to the cloud
  4. How infrastructure as a service networking, security, and storage works
  5. What platform as a service is and how it compares to infrastructure as a service
  6. Finally, how software as a service makes your life easier

By the end of this course you’ll truly understand the different types of cloud computing, see them in action, and feel comfortable with cloud computing. You don’t need to know anything to get started!

So Buckle up, grab a beverage, and join me on this quick trip to the clouds while watching my cloud computing fundamentals training at pluralsight.com!