Course Code: GES335
Understand contrasting cloud services, cloud delivery models, cloud characteristics and terms, and object storage concepts.
Learn about differences in hypervisor roles, virtual resource migration, the benefits of virtualization in a cloud environment, and the virtual components needed to construct a cloud environment.
Explore storage technologies, storage configuration concepts, storage provisioning, network configuration, network optimization, and troubleshooting practices.
Understand resource monitoring techniques, best practice for appropriate allocation of physical host and virtual guest resources, and appropriate remote access tools.
Learn about network security concepts, storage security concepts, encryption technologies, and how to identify access control methods.
Complete the course by learning about policies and procedures in a cloud environment, how to optimize physical host performance, disaster recovery methods, and how to deploy solutions to meet availability requirements.
CompTIA™ Cloud+ Certification Training
I. Cloud Concepts and Models
A. Contrasting Cloud Services
B. Contrasting Cloud Delivery Models
C. Cloud Characteristics and Terms
D. Object Storage Concepts
A. Differences in Hypervisor Roles
B. Install, Configure, and Manage Virtual Machines and Devices
C. Virtual Resource Migration
D. Benefits of Virtualization in a Cloud Environment
E. Virtual Components Used to Construct Cloud Environments
A. Storage Technologies
B. Storage Configuration Concepts
C. Storage Provisioning
D. Network Configuration
E. Network Optimization
F. Troubleshooting Basic Network Connectivity Issues
G. Common Network Protocols, Ports, and Topologies
H. Hardware Resources and Features Used to Enable Virtual Environments
IV. Resource Management
A. Resource Monitoring Techniques
B. Best Practice for Appropriate Allocation of Physical Host Resources
C. Best Practice for Appropriate Allocation of Virtual Guest Resources
D. Appropriate Remote Access Tools
A. Network Security Concepts, Tools and Best Practices
B. Storage Security Concepts, Tools and Best Practices
C. Encryption Technologies and Methods
D. Identifying Access Control Methods
E. Implementing Guest and Host Hardening Techniques
VI. Systems Management
A. Policies and Procedures in a Cloud Environment
B. Diagnose Remediate, and Optimize Physical Host Performance
C. Host and Guest Performance Concepts
D. Implement Appropriate Testing Techniques when Deploying Cloud Services
VII. Business Continuity in the Cloud
A. Disaster Recovery Methods and Concepts
B. Deploying Solutions to Meet Availability Requirements
David Grimes has more than 10 years of management and leadership experience in the private and non-profit sectors. Grimes is passionate about technology and education, having worked as academic dean, student services director, technology coordinator, teacher, consultant, and technology columnist. He holds a Master of Education and a Bachelor of Science from Ohio State University, both in Technology Education.
CompTIA™ A+ and CompTIA™ Network+ certifications, or comparable training, or equivalent industry experience is strongly recommended prior to taking this course.
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment.
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Yes. The CompTIA Online Training courses give you the training for the exam. Once you complete your online course work, you can move forward to take the certification exam. CompTIA certification testing is administered by third-party vendors such as Prometric and Virtual University Enterprises (VUE), two leading providers of technology-based testing. Both offer a network of computer-based testing centers with thousands of locations worldwide.
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This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a certificate of completion. You will also receive a voucher for the CompTIA Cloud+ CV0-001 certification exam.
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