Top 5 Cloud Computing Courses In India

According to Microsoft commissioned study conducted by IDC The future of IT is “CLOUD”. By 2015 cloud computing may generate 2 million jobs in India. There are numerous business advantages offered by cloud computing in terms of scalability, availability, flexibility etc, what is important is to carefully tap the business potential. The prime concern is to secure the data of client in “CLOUD”. There are various courses nowadays that are offered but how can we choose the right course is indeed a painful process. Let’s talk about the 5 cloud computing courses in India and their key features:

  1. IT infrastructure Management Specialist course (ITIM) by IIJT

This course is offered by IIJT centers across the country. ITIM is a six module course with the duration of 416 hours i.e. 10 months. Below are the details of each module:

  • Module 1: CompTIA Server + (56 Hrs)
  • Module 2: Storage Essentials, SAN Fundamentals, Backup and Disaster Recovery (100 Hrs)
  • Module 3: Introduction to Cloud Computing, Microsoft Hyper-V and Introduction to Citrix Xen Application Virtualization (80 Hrs)
  • Module 4: Microsoft Cluster Server 2008 (36 Hrs)
  • Module 5: Introduction to Data Centre (26 Hrs)
  • Module 6: Microsoft SCOM, SCCM, SCVMM and ITIL V3 Foundation (118 Hrs)

(Details: http://goo.gl/56KmxR )

  1. Cloud Computing with Amazon Web Services 

A two day certificate course with the aim to empower you with hands on experience so that you are able to develop & deploy highly scalable applications on AWS platform. The course is offered by Cloud that which outlines the following contents for the learners:

  • AWS Fundamentals
  • Review of all AWS Services
  • Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
  • Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
  • Amazon Elastic Block Storage (EBS)
  • Amazon Elastic IP-Address Service
  • Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
  • Amazon Elastic Load Balancer (ELB)
  • Amazon CloudWatch
  • Auto Scaling of EC2 Instances
  • Introduction to Google Cloud (Google Compute Engine), Microsoft Azure Cloud, HP Cloud. Similarities and differences between these public Cloud offerings.

       (Details: http://cloudthat.in)

  1. Cloud Computing Securities

Furnished by Institute of Information security, this course initially offers the characteristics of cloud computing and later on focus specifically on Cloud security. The course is featured with 5 sessions listed below:

  • Session One: Cloud Knowledge Foundation

Introduction to cloud

History of Cloud Computing

Architectural Overview

Security Architecture

Terms & Terminologies

Cloud Deployment Types

Public Cloud

Private Cloud

Hybrid Cloud

Community Cloud

Service Model Types

Software As Service

Platform As Service

Infrastructure As Service

Some Real-world Cloud scenarios – Case Studies

  • Session Two: Knowing Cloud Vendors – Demos



Session Three: Security concerns

Virtualization Concepts

Provisioning, Storage, Operation, Networking and Security

Risk Assessment on Cloud

Privacy and Confidentiality Concerns

Auditing Methodologies in Cloud

Forensics on Cloud

Emerging Threats

  • Session Four: Security best practices

Security in Architecture

Data Security

Data at Rest

Data at Motion

Encryption & Masking

Cloud Lock-in

  • Session Five: Security Standards

OWASP Cloud Top 10 Security Risks

NIST Security Control

Cloud Security Alliance

                 (Details: http://iisecurity.in/courses/cloud-computing-security-course.html )

4. Learn on cloud

The course offered by HCL Learning on Cloud offers certain free hours of training segregated in five streams- Java, Android, Digital VLSI, Web designing and English language. Learn on Cloud gives everything you need to become a master of the subject – from practical training to theory backed content. Course content is in the form of video files, PDF images and presentations. Other value adds are ‘Virtual labs’, consulting with experts and a discussion forum. Moreover, a highly relevant article base integration with HCL employment scenario, market reports, and job feeds are a prominent feature of our cloud learning module.

(Details: http://www.hcllearning.com/?page_id=32)

5. Cloud Computing Architecture

This course offered by CloudGurukul makes you confident enough to get into cloud computing. This course offers the following key features:

Introduction Cloud computing architecture

  • On Demand Computing
  • Virtualization at the infrastructure level (ESXi & KVM)
  • Bare metal Virtualization role in Cloud Computing
  • What is Stateless & Statelite
  • Advantages of stateless and Statelite OS provisioning
  • CPU Virtualization – A discussion on Hypervisors
  • Storage Virtualization – A discussion on SAN, ISCSI
  • Network Virtualization – A discussion on VLAN


(Details: http://cloudgurkul.com/)


So, go on and choose a course that meets your learning expectation, and keep watching for new updates on newer training and learning options in the coming future.

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