Course Description

Cloud Computing: An Overview

Cloud computing is a model for enabling convenient, on demand network access to a shared pool of resources such as networks, servers, storage, applications, and services. Organizations benefit from hosting their applications on the cloud, as it has emerged as a popular solution to provide access to Information Technology resources. Learn the elements, trends, opportunities, issues and challenges of cloud computing. This course is aimed at individuals in a managerial role and individuals who want to gain an overview and broaden their knowledge of cloud computing. 

This course is designed for non-technical individuals and does not teach you how to be an IT professional.

Course Details

Course Level Learning Outcomes

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Describe the fundamentals of cloud computing 
  • Recognize elements of cloud architecture and management
  • Identify current and new trends on cloud computing
  • Learn how cloud computing may impact businesses, industries, the economy, and even your profession

Topics of Instruction

  • Overview of computing paradigms
    • Principles, Characteristics
    • Cloud Deployment and Service Offering Models
    • Cloud Ecosystem
    • Requirements for Cloud Services
    • Cloud Applications
  • Cloud Computing Architecture and Management
  • Managing the Cloud infrastructure and application
  • Communication and support for Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google, and Microsoft Azure 
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Online Synchronous
M, T, W, Th, F
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Dec 05, 2022 to Dec 09, 2022
Schedule and Location
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Course Fees
Fee Before GST non-credit $479.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook
No Textbook Required.
Section Notes

Delivery format may change in response to COVID-19. Students will be informed of any changes.

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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