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CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-002)

Author: Sean Wilkins

With cloud technologies at the forefront of the tech industry, the courses in this path help you gain a foundation in cloud tech so that you have the skills needed to maintain and... Read more

CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-002)

The courses in this path teach you the essentials for maintaining and optimizing cloud infrastructure services.

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Configuration and Deployment for the Cloud

by Sean Wilkins

Apr 26, 2018 / 3h 16m

Beginner • 3h 16m

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Description

The core of Cloud+ is configuration and deployment. In this course, Configuration and Deployment for the Cloud, you will learn the basics of a virtualization/cloud solutions initial deployment. First, you will learn about system and plan requirements to develop and execute testing of a plan and assess virtual network elements, along their required use in a scenario. Next, you'll gain knowledge of CPU and memory sizing along with storage technologies and assessment. Finally, you'll learn about workload and service infrastructure migration. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Cloud+ needed for configuration and deployment.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 46s
  2. Executing a Deployment Plan
    13m 20s
  3. Virtualization and Cloud Architectures
    31m 22s
  4. CPU and Memory Sizing Analysis
    25m 15s
  5. Determining the Best Storage Solution
    40m 7s
  6. Analyzing Virtual Networking Requirements
    31m 19s
  7. Testing Plan Requirements, Execution and Analysis
    28m 41s
  8. Analyzing the Workload for Successful Migration
    13m 8s
  9. Extending the Infrastructure into the Cloud
    11m 29s
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Security in the Cloud

by Sean Wilkins

Apr 26, 2018 / 1h 2m

Beginner • 1h 2m

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This course focuses on security services for Cloud+ and virtual solutions. In this course, Security in the Cloud, you'll learn foundational knowledge about various security tools, services, and technologies of a virtualization/cloud solution deployment. First, you'll learn about security configurations and compliance. Next, you'll explore information about access control. Finally, you'll review the different security automation techniques and tools. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of security technologies needed to understand security for Cloud+.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 25s
  2. Investigating Cloud Security Configurations and Compliance Control
    28m 28s
  3. Analyzing Cloud Security Technologies and Access Control
    15m 38s
  4. Reviewing Cloud Automation Techniques
    17m 12s
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Maintenance in the Cloud

by Sean Wilkins

Apr 26, 2018 / 1h 15m

Beginner • 1h 15m

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Whether you're working in the Cloud or with virtualization, your solution will need to be maintained. In this course, Maintenance in the Cloud, you'll learn foundational knowledge of different maintenance subjects. First, you'll learn about patching virtualization and cloud based solutions. Next, you'll discover the ways that automation can be used to handle solution updating and maintenance tasks. Finally, you'll explore backup and restoration concepts and disaster recovery. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Cloud+ needed to maintain your solutions.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 29s
  2. Determining the Best Solution Patching Methodology
    20m 59s
  3. Investigating the Updating and Maintenance of Cloud Elements Through Automation
    18m 1s
  4. Reviewing the Different Backup and Restoration Methods
    19m 14s
  5. Application of Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Processes
    15m 43s
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Basic Management Principles in a Cloud Environment

by Sean Wilkins

Apr 26, 2018 / 1h 9m

Beginner • 1h 9m

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Description

There are multiple management subjects that are important to understand when working with virtualization and/or Cloud solutions. In this course, Basic Management Principles in a Cloud Environment, you'll learn foundational knowledge of the high-level processes and procedures to manage your Cloud environment. First, you'll learn about virtualization and Cloud resource allocation and how it compares with traditional solutions. Next, you'll discuss resource use, deployment and optimization techniques. Then, you'll explore user accounts and the different techniques and tasks that are used when provisioning them. Finally, you'll discover virtualization and cloud SLA metric concepts and how they can be assessed. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Cloud environment needed to manage your virtual or Cloud solutions.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 19s
  2. Assessing Cloud and Virtualization Environment Resource Allocation
    22m 22s
  3. Determining Resource Use, Deployment, and Optimization
    22m 15s
  4. Implementing Account Provisioning Techniques and Tasks
    11m 18s
  5. Reviewing the Common Cloud and Virtualization SLA Metrics
    12m 32s
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Fundamental Virtualization and Cloud Troubleshooting Scenarios

by Sean Wilkins

Apr 26, 2018 / 1h 44m

Beginner • 1h 44m

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Description

This course will review many of the different troubleshooting scenarios that are commonly seen as well as the different issues that they present to the organization. It also reviews some of the tools to use when troubleshooting them. In this course, Fundamental Virtualization and Cloud Troubleshooting Scenario, you will gain the ability to troubleshooting different common scenarios and how to handle them within the Cloud. First, you will learn how to recognize a variety of different troubleshooting scenarios that commonly occur. Next, you will discover the basics of how to troubleshoot them. Finally, you will explore how to how to remedy and verify that they are fixed. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge Cloud and virtualization scenarios need to troubleshoot, correct, and test them in a cloud or virtualization setting.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 52s
  2. Reviewing Common Troubleshooting Methods
    10m 35s
  3. Troubleshooting Cloud Deployment Scenarios
    17m 17s
  4. Troubleshooting Common Cloud Capacity Problems
    14m 13s
  5. Addressing Automation and Orchestration Workflow Breakdowns
    9m 12s
  6. Troubleshooting Cloud Networking Using Common Tools
    30m 13s
  7. Reviewing Cloud Security Issues
    20m 56s

What you will learn

  • Analyzing systems and requirements for migrating workloads to the cloud.
  • Evaluating and properly allocating cloud resources.
  • Maintaining desired system performance via technology and process implementation.
  • Securing your cloud environment with appropriate controls given requirements.
  • Troubleshooting cloud implementations.

Pre-requisites

A general understanding of networks is recommended.