Get CompTIA Cloud+ Certified

The CompTIA Cloud+ certification path introduces you to a variety of information security concepts that affect the cloud. You'll learn about system requirements, cloud storage, security, troubleshooting and more.

9 courses  //   94 videos  //   10 hours of training

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CompTIA Cloud+ training

This learning path prepares you to earn your Cloud+ certification. You’ll learn the basics of system requirements, cloud storage, security and troubleshooting as you progress through nine courses tied to the Cloud+ certification exam objectives. Upon completion, you’ll have a foundation of knowledge and skills needed to start a career in the cloud.

Learning path components

Cloud+ Skill Assessment
Assessment
Cloud+ Skill Assessment

Cloud+ Skill Assessment

See how your Cloud+ skills stack up against other professionals in your field.

Number of questions: 20

Introducing the Cloud
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Introducing the Cloud

Introducing the Cloud

Learn what the cloud is, how to set up various cloud accounts, and different cloud service providers.

12 videos
79 minutes of training

System Requirements for Cloud Deployments
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System Requirements for Cloud Deployments

System Requirements for Cloud Deployments

Learn about cloud components, how to deploy the cloud and testing plans.

16 videos
109 minutes of training

Cloud Storage
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Cloud Storage

Cloud Storage

Learn about different storage types, how to manage storage and what to do in case the worst should happen.

10 videos
64 minutes of training

Cloud Compute
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Cloud Compute

Cloud Compute

Learn about cloud computing and how to run service and applications within the cloud.

11 videos
66 minutes of training

Cloud Networking
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Cloud Networking

Cloud Networking

Learn the ins and outs of cloud networking.

8 videos
51 minutes of training

Cloud Security
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Cloud Security

Cloud Security

Take a deep dive into cloud security, the rules and regulations governing security and various tools and services needed to protect the cloud.

13 videos
84 minutes of training

Migration Types
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Migration Types

Migration Types

Migrating to the cloud requires planning and precision. Learn tools and techniques to consider when planning for migration.

6 videos
41 minutes of training

Planning Patch Management
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Planning Patch Management

Planning Patch Management

Get to grips with patch management and how to plan and implement patches from deployment to retirement.

12 videos
79 minutes of training

Troubleshooting Cloud Solutions
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Troubleshooting Cloud Solutions

Troubleshooting Cloud Solutions

Learn everything you need to know about how to troubleshoot in the cloud.

6 videos
49 minutes of training

 

What you’ll learn.

  • Configuring and deploying cloud services
  • Implementing cloud security, including compliance controls, access requirements and automation techniques
  • Ensuring business continuity and appropriate disaster recovery
  • Analyzing and managing the provisioning of cloud resources
  • Troubleshooting issues related to capacity, connection, automation and security

Meet the author

Tom Carpenter

Tom Carpenter is a 25+ year veteran of the IT industry. He started in entry-level systems support and quickly moved into the role of a systems analyst and network engineer. He founded the technical content development and training company SysEdCo in 1997, which he continues to operate.

Having written more than 20 books for the IT industry, he brings a wealth of experience to any topic and holds many certifications from both vendors and vendor-neutral certification organizations. He is also the head of certification development for the CWNP program and heavily involved in objectives development and exam creation within the certification industry.

Tom uses AWS to run several business websites as well as test labs used for content creation and management. According to Tom, "AWS is everything I did in the 90s, and more, in the cloud!” Tom lives in Ohio with his lovely wife Julie and enjoys anything related to technology, learning and human potential.

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