Computer Support/Other Technologies/Cloud Concepts

This lesson covers cloud concepts.

Objectives and Skills edit

Objectives and skills for the cloud concepts portion of A+ certification include:[1]

Identify basic cloud concepts.
  • SaaS
  • IaaS
  • Paas
  • Public vs. Private vs. Hybrid vs. Community
  • Rapid Elasticity
  • On-demand
  • Resource pooling
  • Measured service

Readings edit

  1. Wikipedia: Cloud computing

Multimedia edit

  1. YouTube: Basic Cloud Concepts - CompTIA A+ 220-902 - 2.3

Activities edit

Open an account in one cloud service provider to start practice. Most popular service providers are: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or Microsoft Azure

References edit