• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Build a foundation for upcoming cloud security topics by exploring cloud definitions, roles, deployments models, characteristics, and building block technologies.

Learning Objectives

Cloud Security Fundamentals: Basics of Cloud Operations

  • Course Overview
  • describe cloud computing definitions and roles
  • describe key cloud characteristics
  • describe virtualization technologies
  • describe compute technologies
  • describe storage technologies
  • describe networking technologies
  • describe database technologies
  • compare public CSP product offerings
  • describe cloud computing technologies and concepts

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

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