Cloud computing involves delivery of computing services over the Internet. The ability to access and scale computing resources based on business need is an advantage to organizations of various sizes. As businesses move toward cloud computing it is also necessary to understand the security aspects of cloud computing. This course provides an overview of cloud computing and security. Topics covered include understanding types of cloud services and uses of cloud computing. After gaining an understanding of cloud computing the potential threats to cloud resources (apps data etc.) and protection mechanisms are highlighted. The application of policies technologies and controls to protect cloud resources are addressed. These topics will be covered using hands-on exercises from leading cloud providers.
Management Science and Information Systems
Saturday, January 11, 2020 to Saturday, February 1, 2020