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Cloud Computing Primer


Every few years, a major shift in computing and Information Technology strategy comes along. One of the latest such innovations is Cloud Computing. Part technology innovation and part financial strategy, Cloud Computing holds tremendous potential for organizations of all shapes and sizes.
This course provides foundational knowledge in Cloud Computing components, foundational technologies, architecture, design, and business value. Attendees are provided with a broad survey of Cloud Computing concepts and given an opportunity to explore Cloud from multiple angles. Concepts are reinforced through analysis of real world case studies and group discussion.


  • The Rise of the Cloud
  • The Cloud Value Proposition
  • Cloud Computing Components
  • Categorizing Cloud
  • Real World Case Studies
  • Cloud Risks and Risk Mitigation
  • Adopting Cloud Computing


General audience including business and technology team leadership.


1 day
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