Cloud Computing Workshop

Duration: 3 Days

Course Outline:


·         Lesson 1: Introduction to Cloud Computing

o    Topic 1A: Overview of Cloud Computing


o    Topic 1B: Evolution of the Cloud

o    Topic 1C: Specialized Cloud Services

·         Lesson 2: Business Value of Cloud Computing


o    Topic 2A: Business Need for Cloud Computing

o    Topic 2B: Cloud Scalability

o    Topic 2C: Cloud Security

o    Topic 2D: Impact of Cloud Computing on Business


·         Lesson 3: Technical Perspectives of Cloud Computing


o    Topic 3A: The Cloud Deployment Models

o    Topic 3B: Network Requirements for Cloud Deployment

o    Topic 3C: Automation and Self-Service in Cloud Computing


o    Topic 3D: Federated Cloud Services

o    Topic 3E: Standardization

·         Lesson 4: Technical Challenges of Cloud Computing

o    Topic 4A: Cloud Storage

o    Topic 4B: Application Performance

o    Topic 4C: Data Integration

o    Topic 4D: Security Risks and Mitigation

o  Topic 4E: Application Architecture and the Development Process

·         Lesson 5: Steps to Successful Adoption of Cloud Services

o    Topic 5A: Steps to Adopting Cloud Services

o    Topic 5B: Organizational Capability to Adopt Cloud Services

o    Topic 5C: Cloud Vendor Roles and Capabilities

o    Topic 5D: Migrating Applications to the Cloud

·         Lesson 6: ITIL and Cloud Computing

o    Topic 6A: Overview of ITIL

o    Topic 6B: Planning Service Strategy

o    Topic 6C: Designing Cloud Service

o    Topic 6D: Transitioning to Live Environment

o    Topic 6E: Running a Cloud Service Operation

o    Topic 6F: Continual Service Improvement with Cloud

·         Lesson 7: Identifying Risks and Consequences


o    Topic 7A: Organizational Risks


o Topic 7B: Technical Risks


o Topic 7C: Legal Risks

o    Topic 7D: Cost Evaluation for Cloud Computing


o    Topic 7: Identify Maintenance Aspects of Strategic Flexibility