Cloud computing - Fundamentals

Demystify what cloud computing is by taking this training. Address its benefits, its interactions and facilitate its adoption within your organisation.
Private session

This training is available in a private or personalized format. It can be provided in one of our training centres or at your offices. Call one of our consultants of submit a request online.

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  • Duration: 0.5 days
  • Regular price: On request

Course outline

Duration : 0.5 days


IT professionals


None, but IT experience will help with understanding


  • Understand Key Concepts to work with Cloud Technologies
  • Become familiar with the Benefits and Considerations to work with Cloud Technologies
  • Know the Main Components of a Cloud Solution
  • Get an idea of the implications of the Cloud through concrete examples
  • Understand Security Principles with Cloud Adoption


Cloud Models

  • Cloud-free, private, public, hybrid solution

Benefits and considerations

  • Global infrastructure
  • On-demand Services
  • The Benefits of the Cloud
  • Unmanaged versus Managed Services
  • Best Practices

Cloud Service Models

  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Platform as a Service
  • Software as a Service
  • The Shared Responsibility Model

The Main Services

  • Virtual Machines
  • Networking
  • Databases
  • Storage
  • Serverless

Migration scenarios

  • On-site
  • Lift-And-Shift
  • Re-platforming
  • Micro-Services
  • Serverless

Security and Compliance

  • Cloud Security
  • Security in the Cloud
  • Security: A Shared Responsibility
  • Layered Defense

Surround yourself with the best

Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Trainer and Desktop Application Consultant
Renowned as an educational expert in the IT and office technology field who has accumulated more than 25 years of experience, Pierre-Édouard is first and foremost passionate about human capital.
Marc Maisonneuve
Marc Maisonneuve
Trainer and Professional Efficiency Consultant
Frédéric Paradis
Frédéric Paradis
Certified Trainer and Cloud Architect
As a certified Microsoft trainer, Frédéric describes himself as a Cloud magician who easily navigates the mythical space between technology and reality.
Virginie Louis
Virginie Louis
Efficiency Trainer, Facilitator and Spatial Intelligence Consultant
Virginie sees herself first and foremost as a facilitator: she strays from the standard training to provide solutions that are adapted to her clients’ realities and objectives.
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