Introduction to Cloud Computing

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1 day practical workshop for up to 12 people.

Only £395 per person

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If you need an overview of the Azure/AWS/Google cloud architecture and platform, then this day of training would be ideal for you. It starts from the beginning, and introduces you to cloud concepts and then demonstrates how the cloud providers


This session takes the form of lectures along with demonstrations and exercises to consolidate the content being taught.

Who it is for

Anyone new to cloud computing who wants to get an overview of what it is and why it might benefit their organisation.

Training Course Prerequisites

  • None


Chapter 1 What is the Cloud

  • Fundamentals of cloud computing
  • Benefits of cloud computing
  • AWS and Cloud Computing

Chapter 2 Introduction to Virtual Servers

  • Setting up Servers in the Cloud
  • Virtual Private Clouds, Security Groups, and IPs
  • Configuration options for servers
  • Autoscaling, Load balancing and Elasticity

Chapter 3 Introduction to Storage

  • Storage options
  • Relational Databases as a Service
  • NoSQL Databases as a service
  • Object Stores
  • Caching

Chapter 4 Security and the Cloud

  • Security Overview
  • Responsibilities of Cloud provider
  • Responsibilities of the cloud Customer
  • Securing your infrastructure
  • Managing teams access to your infrastructure

Chapter 5 The Paradigm Shift for Traditional Infrastructure

  • Infrastructure as code
  • Serverless architectures
  • Single click deployment and continuous delivery