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Ch 4: Open Source Tools & Cloud Operations

About This Chapter

This cloud computing training chapter shows employees how to conduct a variety of cloud operations with open-source software tools. The chapter includes bite-sized lessons and assessments that are great resources for professional skill development.

Open Source Tools & Cloud Operations - Chapter Summary

OpenStack and CloudStack are two open-source software tools that can be used to create and manage clouds. In this chapter, our expert instructors show your employees how to use these tools, create private clouds and recognize fundamental concepts related cloud management. These resources are available any time that's convenient, so feel free to use them during cloud computing training sessions. Your employees can also access the chapter materials whenever they have free time. Included in the chapter are short quizzes and a comprehensive exam that can solidify your employees' cloud operations knowledge.

How It Helps

  • Improves awareness: The chapter helps your employees become aware of the purpose and importance of cloud management.
  • Covers open-source software: Lessons show employees how to use open-source software tools to build and manage clouds.
  • Improves cloud computing skills: Employees who complete the chapter will boost their skills in managing cloud operations and using tools like CloudStack and OpenStack.

Skills Covered

By the end of the chapter, your employees should be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of cloud management
  • Build and manage clouds using CloudStack and OpenStack
  • Use OpenStack to create a private cloud

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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