Fundamentals of Cloud Computing

Summary

Learn foundational concepts about cloud computing.

Description

This introductory-level course is designed to familiarize individuals new to the cloud computing landscape. It will cover foundational concepts related to cloud computing starting with the basics - what cloud computing is and why, since 2011, over 30% of organizations have moved their operations to the cloud. The course will also cover topics like cloud delivery models and deployment types.

Please note that this course is not about cloud computing in general and does not focus on Databricks, specifically.

Learning objectives

  • Summarize foundational concepts about cloud computing.

  • Describe major cloud computing components.

  • Explain the three major cloud computing delivery models.

  • Explain the three major cloud computing deployment models.

  • Outline the benefits of moving an organization’s operations to the cloud.

Prerequisites

  • Experience using a web browser

Learning path

  • This course is part of all Databricks Academy learning paths.

Proof of completion

  • Upon 80% completion of this course, you will receive a proof of completion.