Learning Cloud Computing: Networking

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  • Course details

    Understanding the ins and outs of networking—how it works, how it interacts with your existing enterprise network, and how to work with different networking services—is crucial in the world of cloud computing. In this course, explore the fundamentals of cloud networking, and learn about the networking services available for the top three cloud platforms: AWS, Azure, and Google. Cloud computing expert David Linthicum kicks off the course by covering the basics of networking, including internal and external networks, moving networking to the cloud, and troubleshooting a network. He then dives into a deeper exploration of networking within AWS, Azure, and Google, and takes you through a demo of a couple of the top networking services. To wrap up, David provides guidance for selecting a networking solution and planning and testing a network.


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      David Linthicum

      Chief Cloud Strategy Officer at Deloitte Consulting, Best Selling Author, and Speaker. Father of Cloud Complexity Management.

      • David Linthicum is the chief cloud strategy officer at Deloitte Consulting.

        David was just named the #1 cloud influencer via a recent major report by Apollo Research. David is a cloud computing thought leader, executive, consultant, author, and speaker. He has been a CTO five times for both public and private companies, and a CEO three times in the last 25 years. Few individuals are true giants of cloud computing, but David's achievements, reputation, and stellar leadership has earned him a lofty position within the industry. It's not just that he is a top thought leader in the cloud computing universe, but he is often the visionary that the wider media invites to offer its readers, listeners, and viewers a peek inside the technology that is reshaping businesses every day. With more than 13 books on computing, more than 5,000 published articles, more than 500 conference presentations, and numerous appearances on radio and TV programs, David has spent the last 20 years leading, showing, and teaching businesses how to use resources more productively and innovate constantly. He has expanded the vision of both startups and established corporations as to what is possible and achievable.

        David is a Gigaom research analyst and writes prolifically for InfoWorld as a cloud computing blogger. David is also a contributor to IEEE Cloud Computing, as well as SearchCloudComputing and SearchAWS from Tech Target. He is quoted in major business publications, including Forbes, Business Week, the Wall Street Journal, and the LA Times. David has appeared on NPR several times as a computing industry commentator, and does a weekly podcast on cloud computing.

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  • Welcome

    - [David] Welcome to my course on cloud computing networking. My name's Dave Linthicum, author, speaker, B-list geek, and with the firm Cloud Technology Partners. And in this course, we're gonna talk about a number of aspects of cloud computing networking. I'm gonna start out with cloud computing network basics. I'm going to continue on with advanced cloud networking. We're gonna talk about cloud networking as it terms to particular products. In fact, I'm going to demo those products for you. Then we're gonna talk about how to put a process in place to make sure you implement the right cloud networking solution the first time. This is probably one of the most important aspects of cloud computing in terms of how we deploy it on the cloud. Understanding how networking works and interacts with your existing enterprise network and networking services that can be had on the cloud is extremely important. Enjoy the course!

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