Cloud Computing Foundation Course

The Cloud Essentials Course™ by CClearning is a 2day, interactive, classroom-based learning experience. This introductory course provides a balanced curriculum and addresses the business and technical perspectives of cloud computing. It will also explain how to adopt, operate, and govern the cloud. The course enables participants to successfully complete the associated Cloud Essentials Exam to become Cloud Essentials Certified. In addition, the course complements the Virtualization Essentials course, which they can do either before or after they have taken the Cloud Essentials course.

Course Duration:

2 days


▪ IT Support Staff 、IT Consultants、It technologist、IT Developers、It managers
▪ Business Managers、Business Analysts
▪ Small and Mid-Size Business Owners
▪ Business Process Owners
▪ Service Providers
▪ System Integrators

Requirement: There are no formal prerequisites. However, it is recommended that participants have experience in the IT domain.

Course Objectives:

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

▪ Understand the common terms and definitions of cloud computing.
▪ Understand the business benefits and business considerations of cloud computing.


Day 1

Course introduction
▪ Course overview
▪ Course objective
▪ Case Study

Introduction to cloud computing
▪ Defintion and conception
▪ Relation of cloud
▪ Computing and Virtualization
▪ Suitable Organization
▪ Cloud Service Model

Business perspective
▪ Cloud computing and Outsourcing
▪ Business value
▪ Business Case
▪ Case Study

Technical perspective
▪ Deeper Dive Taxonomy
▪ Technique and method
▪ Challanges and Risks
▪ Relationship with applications Case Study)


Day 2

Adopting the cloud
▪ Roadmaps
▪ Vendor Relations
▪ Cloud Readiness
▪ Migrating Application

Operating in the cloud
▪ Impact on Service Management Processes
▪ Cloud Computing and Service Management Governing the cloud
▪ Risk Management
▪ Financial Management
▪ Commercial Management

Governing the cloud
▪ Risk Management
▪ Financial Management
▪ Commercial Management