Official Description

7.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Value proposition of cloud computing versus traditional computing models; the economics and history of computing in business; terminology associated with modern computing; nuanced differences between IaaS, PaaS and SaaS; containerization versus virtualization; identity, networking, and security best practices.


Supplementary Information

30 contact hours plus approximately 45 hours of assignments.

Topics Covered

  • Economics and rationale of cloud
  • IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service), PaaS (Platform as a Service), Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • Containerization versus virtualization
  • Serverless computing
  • Horizontal scaling
  • Trends in computing 

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