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Online Course

Cloud Computing Basics (Cloud 101)

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  • Provider Coursera
  • Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session Upcoming
  • Language English
  • Certificate Paid Certificate Available
  • Effort 11 hours a week
  • Duration 3 weeks long
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Overview

Welcome to Cloud Computing Basics (Cloud 101).

Over the next few weeks, we will discuss the basics of Cloud computing: what it is, what it supports, and how it is delivered. We will delve into storage services, Cloud economics, levels of managed infrastructure, and Azure services. We will also explore different deployment models of Cloud computing, as well as several hosting scenarios. Last but not least, we will compare some of the cloud platforms and discuss the future of cloud computing.

Syllabus

What is the "Cloud"?
-In this module, we'll discuss what the Cloud is, what it supports, and how it is delivered. We'll also explore computing as a utility, storage services, and Cloud economics, as well as distributed computing, managed infrastructure, and Azure services.

Levels of Managed Service
-In this module, we will explore the levels of managed service including Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service, Software as a Service, and Function as a Service.

Deployment Models
-In this module, we'll discuss different deployment models of Cloud computing. We'll explore private and public deployment models, hybrid cloud, HPC cloud, and big data cloud.

Hosting Scenarios
-In this module, we'll take a look at different hosting scenarios including bare-metal computing, VMs, Docker, Kubernetes, on-premises computing, and Cloud computing. We will also discuss best practices and use-cases for cloud computing.

Comparing Cloud Platforms
-In this module, we will compare some of the cloud platforms. We'll discuss Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Cloud, and SalesForce.

The Future of Cloud Computing
-In this module, we'll discuss the future of cloud computing. We will explore serverless computing, distributed and decentralized applications, machine learning and AI, and Azure Internet of Things.

Taught by

Jim Sullivan

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Reviews for Coursera's Cloud Computing Basics (Cloud 101) Based on 6 reviews

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Nithyananth S
Nithyananth is taking this course right now, spending 14 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be very easy.
In this course is very useful to teach the computer science related students. While studying this course everyone updated their recent technology information
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Monisha M
Monisha is taking this course right now.
Worst thing I joined this course.Signed up in audit only but asking to purchase the course to complete it.I have completed all modules but I can't access the quiz because they asking for purchase this course to unlock .
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B. L
B. is taking this course right now, spending 1 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
It's really good and use full for all video's and audio it's greatest all branch in engineering and other department people kindly use this courses
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Posi N
Posi completed this course, spending 8 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be very easy.
For beginners,it is really the most suitable one and most of the class is explained and a normal,typical slides which is not the best suit for new learners and it is not attractive.Most of the time,you can read those slides and can skip the videos.You can able to answer assignments too.....
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Abhijit D
Abhijit is taking this course right now.
Good course I want to gain knowledge from this cloud computing basic course is an good concept Good course I want to gain knowledge from this cloud computing basic course is an good concept Good course I want to gain knowledge from this cloud computing basic course is an good concept
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Hamad I
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At the moment I am deciding that this course will be beneficial for me or not

If this course is beneficial for me than I will take this course.

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