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Cloud Computing Fundamentals: Business Principles of Cloud Environments

by Tim Warner

Migrating your data center infrastructure to a public cloud is a crucial, multi-variable business decision. This course will teach you how to perform cloud assessments and choose a cloud service provider.

What you'll learn

Migrating your on-premises workloads to a public cloud requires specialized skills and lots of analysis. In this course, Cloud Computing Fundamentals: Business Principles of Cloud Environments, you’ll gain the ability to build cloud environment assessments and engage cloud vendors and solution providers. First, you’ll explore how to create environment baselines and feasibility studies. Next, you’ll discover the financial aspects of engaging a cloud service provider. Finally, you’ll learn how to evaluate public cloud service offers against your organization's requirements and compliance requirements. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of cloud computing business principles needed to plan for a cost-effective, secure, and compliant cloud migration.

About the author

Timothy Warner is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in Cloud and Datacenter Management who is based in Nashville, TN. His professional specialties include Microsoft Azure, cross-platform PowerShell, and all things Windows Server-related. You can reach Tim via Twitter (@TechTrainerTim), LinkedIn or his blog,

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