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Cloud Administrator

  • Tuition USD $2,695 GSA  $2,308.06
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 3224 Ratings
  • Course Code 2018
  • Duration 3 days
  • Available Formats Virtual, Classroom

The interaction between a cloud environment and the existing network/administrative policies is one of the most challenging management issues to resolve. This is the domain of cloud administrators. They configure and maintain the cloud platform, and they have to understand and master all aspects regarding cloud provisioning.

This course provides network, systems, and database administrators the knowledge and skills needed to effectively operate in the cloud 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 two years of experience as an administrator. The course prepares you for the Professional Cloud Administrator (PCA) certification.

Skills Gained

  • Cloud Provisioning and Administration
  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Strategies for Cloud
  • Performance Measures, Monitoring, and Optimization in Production
  • Cloud Security Fundamentals
  • Federated Controls and Strategies for Multiple Cloud and Non-Cloud Administration
  • Administration of Virtual Infrastructure Services
  • Administration of Virtual Platform Services
  • Administration of Virtual Software Services

Who Can Benefit

  • Network administrator
  • Systems administrator
  • Database administrator
  • Service desk managers
  • Senior operators

Course Details

1. Cloud Provisioning and Administration

  • Workload analysis concepts and features and their impact on choice of cloud service
  • Capacity planning in light of a given scenario
  • Administration issues of migration to the cloud

2. Cloud Bursting

  • Application of key cloud bursting concepts
  • Configuration strategies to anticipate elasticity demands

3. Cloud Interoperability

  • Interoperability and portability strategies with appropriate administrative action
  • Tenant-aware, error-tracking options in a given scenario

4. Strategic Policy Design For Cloud Usage and Compliance

  • Capacity management issues in a given scenario
  • Differences and relative pros and cons of the various SLA, QoS and OLA for cloud environments

5. Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Strategies for Cloud

  • Administrative elements of a failover strategy in a XaaS case study
  • Key administrative actions to maintain the achievement of environment objectives

6. Performance Measures, Monitoring and Optimization in Production

  • Key metrics that pertain to cloud and non-cloud environments and their service performance
  • SLA compliance and gaps in service performance
  • Improvements from the consumer and provider perspectives and the implications on cloud monitoring and forensics auditing for cloud services

When does class start/end?

Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.

Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?

Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.

How can someone reach me during class?

If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.

What languages are used to deliver training?

Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.

What does GTR stand for?

GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals, and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

Very detailed training.Effective for Devops with cloud responsibilities.The Tech explanation and lab is very informative.

While all courses have their challenges in presentation and execution, I found this to be one of the best I have attended.

The course was very well orchestrated and was very useful for our needs in our profession. The instructor was wonderful and we look forward to future trainings.

Training is comprehensive across all boundaries. The delivery was pleasant and evoked usable conversation.

Very informative and concise training that will go a long way to help with Certification and practical applications

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