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Cloud Architecture: Core Concepts

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Boost your cloud computing skill set. Learn about the business and technical requirements of building a strong architecture, how to build your first architecture, and more.


  • What is cloud architecture?
  • What you should know
1. Introduction to Cloud Architecture
  • Cloud architecture basics
  • Cloud architecture: Example 1
  • Cloud architecture: Example 2
  • Skills, tools, and processes
  • Bringing it all together
2. Understanding Business Needs
  • What problems need to be solved?
  • The "as is" state
  • The "to be" state
  • The value of architecture optimization
  • Cloud architecture and security
3. It’s All about the Cloud Parts
  • Cloud storage
  • Cloud compute
  • Cloud databases
  • Cloud security
  • Cloud operations (CloudOps)
  • Additional cloud services
4. From Requirements to Solution
  • Storage level
  • Data level
  • Compute level
  • Network level
  • Security level
  • Operations level
  • Application level
  • Making sense of it all
5. Building Your First Architecture
  • Step 1: Define your requirements
  • Step 2: Define your desired end state
  • Step 3: Mapping "as is" to "to be"
  • Step 4: Create your final architecture
  • Learning more about cloud architecture

Taught by

David Linthicum


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