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Introduction to Cloud Computing Course


Introduction to Cloud Computing
Introduction to Cloud Computing

Learn what cloud computing is and how it works.


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Course Description

In this free online course you will learn what cloud computing is, how it works, and both the pros and cons of this system.


In the term 'cloud computing' the word 'cloud' is a metaphor for the Internet. By using cloud computing, you can gain access at any time through any device, via the Internet, to data and files which you have uploaded, or to software applications which you need to use for personal or professional use.


With the phrase ‘cloud computing’ being used more and more in business today, it is important for any professional to understand what it is all about. This course is an ideal way to learn more about it and what services it offers to individuals and businesses alike.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

Learning outcomes:
- Understand what cloud computing is and how it works;
- Understand the benefits of cloud computing along with its potential drawbacks.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 302 votes
Course Title: Introduction to Cloud Computing
Course #: 409
Course Publisher: Amazon Web Services
Course Category: 1
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Course Description:

In this free online course you will learn what cloud computing is, how it works, and both the pros and cons of this system.


In the term 'cloud computing' the word 'cloud' is a metaphor for the Internet. By using cloud computing, you can gain access at any time through any device, via the Internet, to data and files which you have uploaded, or to software applications which you need to use for personal or professional use.


With the phrase ‘cloud computing’ being used more and more in business today, it is important for any professional to understand what it is all about. This course is an ideal way to learn more about it and what services it offers to individuals and businesses alike.

License: Not for download or distribution.
Release Date: 18 April 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio: High
Audio Only: High
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Akhil Eldo
    Akhil Eldo India Good. 2016-08-19 05:08:42
  • Sherin Rajan
    Sherin Rajan India This is a great course for a beginner. 2016-07-26 11:07:17
  • Bryan Smith
    Bryan Smith Ireland Great course 2016-07-26 09:07:21
  • BENNIE LARGO
    BENNIE LARGO United States of America Very well and explained video. 2016-07-25 21:07:37
  • Ashish Gupta
    Ashish Gupta India Good experience 2016-07-22 15:07:01
  • Yahkoob Ayappally
    Yahkoob Ayappally United Arab Emirates Dear AWS Team, This was good session and learned so many things about the importance of cloud to improve organization security with low cost. Thanks for the wonderful session . Regards, Yahkoob Ayappally Cloud Support Engineer 2016-07-19 08:07:20
  • Dan Burm
    Dan Burm [[]] Good overview 2016-07-18 17:07:01
  • Kaustav Ghosh
    Kaustav Ghosh India Excellent overview on AWS. 2016-07-08 17:07:26
  • anurag agarwal
    anurag agarwal India Good for Beginner but need more illustrations . 2016-07-04 05:07:21
  • Isaac Watlington
    Isaac Watlington United States of America Very straight forward and easy to understand. 2016-06-28 23:06:55
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