Domain 5: Cloud security operations and management Course

This course discusses requirements for achieving data center high availability through redundancy, capacity/maintenance monitoring, risk management and change/configuration monitoring to achieve high availability, data center redundancy and standards.

1 hour, 39 minutes

Course description

In this course, we discuss key elements found in Domain 5 of the CCSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK).The goal is to explain the requirements needed to develop, plan, implement, run and manage the physical and logical cloud infrastructure. You will gain an understanding of the necessary controls and resources, the best practices in monitoring and auditing and the importance of risk assessment in both the physical and the logical cloud infrastructures.


Security training and awareness

Video - 00:15:00

This video covers risk management frameworks and the importance of security training and awareness.
Risk appetite and risk tolerance

Video - 00:18:00

This video covers risk acceptance, risk transference, risk mitigation and risk avoidance.
Change and configuration management

Video - 00:15:00

This video covers change and configuration management, roles and processes and CMDB.
Monitoring, capacity and maintenance

Video - 00:21:00

This video explores data center monitoring, including ambient conditions, separation and containment and maintenance.
Physical and logical operations

Video - 00:13:00

This video covers redundant systems and tiers.
Domain 5 assessment

Assessment - 34 questions

Meet the author

Ross Casanova

Mr. Casanova has extensive experience in leadership, project management, intelligence analysis and training development. As a program manager, he helped build the CSRA pipeline of new opportunities, including developing winning proposals for more than $100 million in new business. He served the intelligence community in various roles and retired from the United States Army after 20+ years of service. He has over twenty years of experience as a technical trainer.

Certifications held: CISSP, Security+ce, CEH, CCSP, NSA-IAM, GIAC, CCSK, CIRM, SMSP, Infosec Certified Instructor, ISC2 Certified CISSP Instructor, Ultimate Knowledge Institute Certified Instructor, ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management (ITILv3-F).

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