When looking for a cloud provider, it’s important match up what you need to what they offer. This may sound like a daunting task, but it doesn't have to be. In this course, we will discuss business drivers, and then learn how to map them to specific products and services. We will also start doing deeper research into vendors, and talk about how things are sold and priced, as well as what to do if it looks like someone doesn't offer a suitable solution.
A basic understanding of cloud technology and the different types of service models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and deployments (public, private, hybrid)
The ability to conduct internet research and compare and contrast different companies
Brian is a trainer and consultant with nearly 20 years of technical experience designing, implementing, and managing data centers in the cloud as well as on premises. As a cloud instructor, Brian helps people understand how software defined data centers are shaping the way we solve business challenges with technical solutions.