Cloud networking Course

1 hour, 29 minutes


Network components (Demo)

Video - 00:09:00

Before covering cloud networking specifically, it is useful to gain an overview of basic networking components. This episode provides such an introduction.
Networking fundamentals

Video - 00:15:00

Before covering cloud networking specifically, it is useful to gain an overview of basic networking components. This episode provides such an introduction.
Network protocols

Video - 00:04:00

Network protocols are the standard communication methods used on computer networks. This episode introduces network protocols and describes DNS as an example.
Network ports (Lab)

Video - 00:05:00

Many protocols used ports for communications. TCP and UDP ports are common. Some protocols use well-known ports and this episode introduces network ports and common ports used by common protocols.
Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

Video - 00:08:00

You may require connectivity from your local network to the cloud for local applications to communicate with cloud applications or for other sensitive data transfer. Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) are most commonly used in such cases. This episode explains their functionality and use.

Video - 00:07:00

This episode introduces a security technology you are likely to require in your cloud solutions. Intrusion monitoring is a key method used to detect attacks on your local and cloud networks.

Video - 00:09:00

Network segmentation is a long-used solution for network performance and security. This episode explains segmentation and the different methods used to provide it.
Network SLAs and change management

Video - 00:04:00

Service level agreements (SLAs) come up in many places in this course. They are equally important for networking and this episode explains them in the networking context.
Networking in different models

Video - 00:07:00

This episode addresses some important information related to how networking should be considered in different cloud models, such as public, private and hybrid models.
Additional networking considerations

Video - 00:11:00

Tom discusses some additional networking considerations such as Software-Defined Networking (SDN), virtual routing, Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS), single root input/output virtualization (SR-IOV), and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs).
Create an EC2 Instance in AWS (Lab)

Video - 00:08:00

In this lab, Tom shows you how to create and EC2 Instance in AWS.

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