Cloud Technology Associate

The Cloud Technology Associate (CTA) course defines cloud computing and virtualization, and explains the benefits and applications. Technology is explained in a vendor neutral way. A lab activity is included which enables participants to understand the cloud in a practical manner. Besides, the course is contemporary with the inclusion of latest cloud technologies and applications.

  • Classroom Training

    3-day classroom training
    Inclusive of Exam
    40 Multiple Choice Questions & 26/40 Passing Rate

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DAY1


9:00AM – 10:00AM:​

Course Introduction​
Introduction to Cloud Services Model​
Review Traditional Computing Challenges and Concerns​

10:00AM – 10:15AM: Breakfast​
10:15AM – 1:00PM:​

Cloud Computing Concepts, History, and Definitions​
(Characteristics, Service Models, and Deployment Models)​
Activity: Cloud Services Values​
Cloud Computing Benefits and Challenges, Best and Least Suited Application Profiles and APIs​
Activity: Case Study Assignment​
Cloud Reference Architecture and Common Terminologies​
Activity: Comparison of On-Premise and Cloud-Based Cost Analysis​

1:00PM- 2:00PM: Lunch​
2:00PM – 4:00PM: ​

Introduction to Virtualization: The Backbone Technology of Cloud Computing​
Virtualization: Definition, Concepts, History, and​
Relationship to Cloud Computing​
Virtualization: Benefits, Challenges, Risks, and
Suitability to Organizations​
Hypervisor: Role and Purpose in Virtualization and the Various Types of Hypervisor​
Virtualization: Terminologies/Features​
Activity: High Availability Calculation​
Virtualization: Different Types of Virtualization​

4:00PM – 4:15PM: Tea time​
4:15PM – 5:00PM:​

Activity: Demo: Create, Manage, and Access Virtual Resources in the Cloud​

DAY2


9:00AM – 10:00AM:​

Overview of Cloud Technologies and Applications​
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and MDM + EMM​

10:00AM – 10:15AM: Breakfast​
10:15AM – 1:00PM:​

Software Defined Networking (SDN)​
Network Functions Virtualization (NFV)​
Big Data Analytics, NoSQL, NewSQL, and Internet of Things (IoT)​
Activity: Comparison of RDBMS, NoSQL, and NewSQL ​
Case Study Assignment

1:00PM- 2:00PM: Lunch​
2:00PM – 4:00PM: ​

Cloud Security, Risk, Compliance and Governance​
Security, Risk, Compliance and Governance Definitions​
Impact of Cloud Essential Characteristics​
Activity: Impact of Cloud Essential Characteristics​
Impact of Cloud Service Models​
Impact of Cloud Deployment Models​
Activity: Impact of Cloud Deployment Models​

4:00PM – 4:15PM: Tea time​
4:15PM – 5:00PM:​

Best Practices and General Cloud Security​
Recommendations

DAY3


9:00AM – 10:00AM:​

Preparing for Cloud Adoption​
Cloud Strategy and Roadmap Preparation​​

10:00AM – 10:15AM: Breakfast​
10:15AM – 1:00PM:​

Solution Architectures: For Various Services,​
Deployment Models, and Organizational Capabilities​
Cloud Service Provider, SLA, and Cloud Migration​
Activity: Cloud Adoption Strategy​
Activity: Case Study Assignment

1:00PM- 2:00PM: Lunch​
2:00PM – 4:00PM: ​

Cloud Service Management​
CSM Overview: Definition, Architecture, Lifecycle, Actors​
CSM: Business Support​
CSM: Provisioning and Configuration​
CSM: Portability and Interoperability​
Cloud Management Platforms​
Activity: Identify Cloud Service Management Features of an Organization​
Activity: Case Study Assignment​

4:00PM – 4:15PM: Tea time​
4:15PM – 5:00PM:​

Exam Preparation​
Online Proctored Examination

What are the course objectives?


  • Candidates can expect to gain knowledge and understanding in the following upon successful completion of the education and examination components related to this certification.
  • Identify the fundamental concepts of cloud computing and virtualization
  • Including business benefits of cloud computing and virtualization.
  • Identify the technical challenges and the mitigation measures involved in cloud computing and virtualization.
  • Identify the characteristics of cloud applications.
  • Identify the steps to successfully adopt cloud services.
  • Understand cloud security and identify the risks involved in cloud computing as well as the risk mitigation measures.
  • Understand the factors involved for implementation of different cloud models.

Who should take the course?


  • Cloud Support Associates​
  • Technical consultant​
  • Junior cyber risk analyst​
  • Anyone in the cloud field​

Who is your trainer for the program?


  • Mr Leo

We offer the following options:


  • Cash
  • HRDF Claimable
  • Maybank Ezpay (Up to 24 months @ 0% Interest)
  • CIMB Easy Pay (Up to 12 months @ 0% Interest)
  • Cash Installment (Case by case basis)

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