The Cloud Operations course is all about empowering the student to become an operations specialist – from
day one on the job. Student will be able to learn ins and outs of cloud operations industry – putting up servers,
instances, storage across all the leading cloud vendors (Windows Azure, Rackspace, Heroku & Digital Ocean).
Multiple labs and reading assignments across all the above Cloud Vendors. Depending on available time, basics
of Google & IBM Cloud Services will also be covered. Windows Azure will be used as baseline for all deep dive
labs. Students will also be introduced to DevOps concepts such as Chef and Puppet along with labs in Chef.
Cloud Computing Training Course outline
MODULE 1 CLOUD OPERATIONS: INTRODUCTION
Introduction to Cloud Operations
Cloud Operations: 1st Principles
Setting up Application on Heroku
Setting up a droplet in Digital Ocean
Setting up an Azure Websites instance on Azure Portal
Rackspace Sign up
Across All above Vendors, compare add ons being offered by respective vendors
MODULE 2 AZURE DEEP DIVE
Azure high level overview
Azure Platform: Key Components
Azure Portal: Create and Launch Azure Websites and Cloud Services
Azure Local Environment Installation and Setup
- Create a Virtual Machine in Azure
- Create a SQL DB, Storage and link these to Cloud Services/VM.
Download Publish Settings and Publish Azure Websites via Visual Studio
How to migrate an existing .NET app into Windows Cloud Services
How to publish Local Web app into Azure Websites using Visual Studio
How to RDP into your Cloud Services via Azure Cloud
Download Git Bash and Set up Public and Private Keys on Local Machine
A lab from Azure Gallery
MODULE 3 DEV OP TOOLS FOR CLOUD OPERATORS
- Linking Resources within Azure
What is Chef? Key Components, Basic Terminology.
Chef Solo Installation
Chef Server Installation
Setting Configuration and Starting Chef Services©
What is Knife and Configuration?
Getting Started With Chef
What is Puppet? Quick overview
MODULE 4 CLOUD SECURITY AND FUNDAMENTALS
- New topics Overview of New Relic - What is it, How to use it, and Why?
- Supplemental Material
Regulatory and Compliance
Cloud SQL Backups on Azure
Cloud Storage Backups on Azure
Misc. Concepts and Topics based on Student Feedback