Introduction to Cloud Computing

What It Is, How It Works, and How to Make It Work for You
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  • Lectures 103
  • Contents Video: 7.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2013 English

Course Description

Technology is evolving and changing to embrace the cloud. Cloud computing allows you to utilize shared resources available through a service provider. Those resources can be storage space, use of software applications, or servers. You can buy more resources in the cloud if you need to and you can also give back resources that you no longer need. In this hands-on VTC course, you will access a variety of cloud services and work with different cloud providers such as Apple, Microsoft, Google, and Amazon. You will set up virtual servers, work with cloud file storage, learn about a variety of cloud collaboration options, and much more. This practical course will help you make the transition to working in the cloud from any device, anywhere, anytime! To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

What are the requirements?

  • None

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course, you will be able to set up virtual servers, work with cloud file storage, and utilize a variety of cloud collaboration options.

What is the target audience?

  • New and experienced users of all cloud computing services

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome
Course Introduction
Preview
01:59
Cloud Computing Explained
Preview
04:26
Section 2: Cloud Computing Basics
Advantages
Preview
05:15
Issues
Preview
04:38
Providers
Preview
06:13
Section 3: Examples
Personal Use
Preview
04:20
Business Use
Preview
03:42
Section 4: Classification
Service Models
04:00
Location or Types
02:38
Section 5: Dropbox
Explanation & Installation pt. 1
04:00
Explanation & Installation pt. 2
03:02
Dropbox App
04:52
Using Dropbox
06:12
Working with Others pt. 1
02:58
Working with Others pt. 2
03:00
Section 6: Google
Email pt. 1
04:32
Email pt. 2
04:23
Calendar pt. 1
06:01
Calendar pt. 2
06:03
Drive pt. 1
06:28
Drive pt. 2
03:59
Drive pt. 3
05:44
Drive pt. 4
04:47
Offline Drive
02:19
Cloud Print
05:36
Music
03:45
Chrome Devices
02:23
Cloud Platform
06:16
Section 7: Amazon
Web Services
04:15
EC2 pt. 1
05:09
EC2 pt. 2
05:31
EC2 Joomla pt. 1
01:52
EC2 Joomla pt. 2
05:02
EC2 WordPress pt. 1
03:29
EC2 WordPress pt. 2
04:08
S3 pt. 1
05:02
S3 pt. 2
05:00
S3 Static Website
02:57
SNS
02:40
Elastic Transcoder
04:58
Cloud Drive
06:20
Cloud Player & Cloud Reader
03:56
Section 8: Microsoft
SkyDrive pt. 1
04:47
SkyDrive pt. 2
06:26
Office 365 pt. 1
04:34
Office 365 pt. 2
03:57
Section 9: Windows Azure
Website
04:31
Joomla
05:12
phpBB
05:38
eCommerce
06:21
Windows Virtual Machine
03:49
Linux Virtual Machine
02:25
Management
05:23
Section 10: Evernote
Get Evernote
03:59
Working with Evernote pt. 1
04:36
Working with Evernote pt. 2
04:17
Working with Evernote pt. 3
05:13
Sharing
04:30
Other Notes & Tips
04:44
Web Clipper
05:32
Skitch
03:47
Clearly & Hello
04:29
Food
03:03
Section 11: Apple
iCloud
05:08
iTunes
04:42
Other Features
04:47
Section 12: Pixlr
Using Pixlr
06:09
Pixlr Express
05:38
Pixlr Editor
05:23
Section 13: Salesforce
Sales Cloud
05:46
Accounts & Leads
04:38
Contacts & Opportunities
03:35
Call Center & Marketing
05:49
Desk.com Agent pt. 1
05:49
Desk.com Agent pt. 2
05:32
Desk.com Admin
04:09
Section 14: Zoho
Introduction
04:10
Invoice pt. 1
02:52
Invoice pt. 2
05:42
Meeting
03:57
Wiki pt. 1
06:13
Wiki pt. 2
04:41
Projects pt. 1
05:20
Projects pt. 2
05:37
Projects pt. 3
04:22
Docs pt. 1
04:02

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