The 3-day Cloud Administrator course enables Network, Systems, and Database Administrators to effectively operate in the cloud. This training program provides a hands-on, practical approach to cloud provisioning for administrators and touches upon all the aspects of administering cloud services. The training covers best practices on cloud administration, supported by many Vendor technology solutions, covering Open Source and major Vendor Standards. This is a professional level course, and relevant to professionals with at least 2-5 years of experience as an Administrator. The course prepares candidates for the Professional Cloud Administrator Certification (PCA) Exam provided by the Cloud Credential Council. The PCD is endorsed, recognized and supported by several key technology vendors and standards bodies.
- Understand Cloud Architecture Patterns, caching, restful services and session management, together with security and compliance fundamentals in cloud
- Apply and analyze knowledge about database integrations, messaging in cloud environment, and scalable coding
- Understand development monetization techniques and license models
- Apply knowledge about semantic web and ontologies
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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