Overview of Course

CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ is a vendor-neutral certification that validates the knowledge and skills required to make informed decisions about cloud computing solutions. This certification is ideal for individuals who are new to the cloud computing industry and need to understand cloud computing from a business perspective.

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Learn the fundamentals of cloud computing

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Understand cloud deployment models and services

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Explore cloud migration and management

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Skills You’ll Learn


Understand the business aspects of cloud computing


Identify the advantages and disadvantages of cloud computing


Describe the various cloud service models and deployment models


Understand the security implications of cloud computing


Identify the essential steps in cloud migration and management

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  • Understanding Cloud Principles
  • Virtualization
  • Service Models
  • Deployment Models
  • Cloud Characteristics
  • Shared Responsibility Model
  • Exploring Cloud Design
  • Redundancy and High Availability
  • Disaster Recovery

  • Understanding Cloud Networking Concepts
  • Networking: A Quick Primer
  • Connecting to the Cloud
  • Cloud Networking Services
  • Understanding Cloud Storage Technologies
  • How Cloud Storage Works
  • Cloud-Based Storage Providers
  • Cloud Storage Terminology
  • Content Delivery Networks

  • Using Cloud Assessments
  • Gathering Current and Future Requirements
  • Using Baselines
  • Running a Feasibility Study
  • Conducting a Gap Analysis
  • Using Reporting
  • Understanding Benchmark
  • Creating Documentation and Diagrams
  • Understanding Cloud Services
  • Identity Access Management
  • Cloud-Native Applications
  • Data Analytics
  • Digital Marketing
  • Autonomous Environments
  • Internet of Things

  • Understanding Business and Financial Concepts
  • Expenditures and Costs
  • Licensing Models
  • Human Capital
  • Professional Services
  • Finding and Evaluating Cloud Vendors
  • Gathering Information
  • Performing Evaluations
  • Negotiating Contracts and Billing
  • Choosing a Migration Approach
  • Migration Principles
  • Lift and Shift
  • Rip and Replace
  • Hybrid and Phased Migrations

  • Explain Aspects of Operating within the Cloud
  • Data Management
  • Availability
  • Disposable Resources
  • Monitoring and Visibility
  • Optimization
  • Explain DevOps in Cloud Environments
  • Provisioning
  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery
  • Testing in QA Environments
  • Configuration Management
  • API Integration
  • Financial Planning of Cloud Resources
  • Storage
  • Network
  • Compute
  • Chargebacks
  • Maintenance

  • Recognize Risk Management Concepts Related to Cloud Services
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Response
  • Documentation
  • Vendor Lock-in
  • Data Portability
  • Explain Policies or Procedure
  • Standard Operating Procedures
  • Change Management
  • Resource Management
  • Security Policies
  • Access and Control Policies
  • Department-Specific Policies
  • Communication Policies

  • Identify the Importance and Impacts of Compliance in the Cloud
  • Data Sovereignty
  • Regulatory Concerns
  • Industry-Based Requirements
  • International Standards
  • Certifications
  • Explain Security Concerns, Measures, or Concepts of Cloud Operations
  • Threat
  • Vulnerability
  • Security Assessments
  • Data Security
  • Application and Infrastructure Security
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Target Audience:

  • Individuals who are new to cloud computing
  • Business and IT professionals who need to understand cloud computing from a business perspective
  • Individuals who want to validate their knowledge of cloud computing principles and concepts
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  • There are no specific prerequisites for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ certification. However, CompTIA recommends that candidates have at least six months of experience working in an IT environment.


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Benefits of the course:

  • Gain a fundamental understanding of cloud computing
  • Learn the business and technical aspects of cloud computing
  • Validate your knowledge and skills in cloud computing
  • Enhance your career opportunities in the cloud computing industry
  • Demonstrate your commitment to professional development
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Exam details to pass the course:

  • Exam code: CLO-002
  • Number of questions: Maximum of 65
  • Exam duration: 60 minutes
  • Passing score: 720 (on a scale of 100-900)
  • Exam format: Multiple choice and performance-based

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Certification path:

  • The CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ certification does not have any specific prerequisites or follow-up certifications. However, CompTIA recommends that individuals who have earned this certification continue their professional development by pursuing other cloud computing certifications, such as the CompTIA Cloud+ certification.
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Career options after doing the course:

  • Cloud Consultant
  • Cloud Project Manager
  • Cloud Sales Specialist
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Cloud Administrator
  • Cloud Developer
  • Cloud Support Specialist

Why should you take this course from Skillzcafe:

Why should you take this course from Skillzcafe:
  • Bullet Icon Comprehensive course curriculum covering all aspects of cloud computing
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The course duration is 3 days.

Yes, this course is suitable for IT and non-IT professionals with no previous experience in cloud computing.

The passing score for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ exam is 720 on a scale of 100-900.

No, the exam fee is not included in the course fee.

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