CompTIA Cloud+: CV0-003: CompTIA Cloud+

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  • 20 Courses | 26h 51m 42s
  • Includes Test Prep
  • 11 Courses | 10h 21m 52s
  • 4 Books | 29h 5m
  • Includes Lab
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Prepare to become Cloud+ certified by acquiring knowledge in implementing and maintaining cloud technologies.

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CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Architecture & Models

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Planning Cloud Deployments

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CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Architecture & Models
The cloud has various deployment and service models that can help your organization design and create your very own cloud strategy based on needs. First, you'll learn about the available cloud deployment models such as public, private, hybrid, community, and virtual public clouds, as well as multi-cloud and multitenancy environments. Next, you'll examine cloud service models such as Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service, and Software as a Service. Finally, you'll learn about advanced topics such as the Internet of Things, serverless computing, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and the shared responsibility model. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 15m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Capacity Planning
Capacity planning is an important factor to consider when creating a Cloud Strategy. This course will describe the important factors to consider when performing capacity planning. First, you will learn about the technical and business factors to consider when performing capacity planning. Next, you will learn about using standard templates, licensing considerations, user density and system load. You then learn how to use captured metrics to perform trend analysis and how to do performance capacity planning. Finally, you’ll learn how to create a cloud-based database and how cloud features can be scaled to meet capacity demands. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 13m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+ : Cloud High Availability & Scaling
High availability of cloud systems and resources is extremely important to ensure that a system is there when you need it. Cloud environments have many options and features to ensure that the goal of high availability is achieved. First, you will learn the concepts of affinity and anti-affinity and how it related to hypervisors. Next, you will learn about the benefits of oversubscription of compute, network and storage resources, using regions and zones, cloud applications, and using containers in the cloud environment. Next, you will learn how to configure network resources such as switches, routers, load balancers, and firewalls for high availability. Finally, you will learn about using cloud clusters, identifying single points of failure, and the benefits of using auto-scaling, horizontal scaling, vertical scaling and cloud bursting. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 18m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Solution Design
Developing new software systems can be costly and time consuming. Cloud-based solutions can help get your system online quickly and cost-effectively and help to meet all your business requirements. In this course, you'll learn how to analyze the cloud solution design in support of business requirements. First, you'll explore how to analyze the solution design while considering requirements for software, hardware, system integration, security, network, disaster recovery, budgeting, service level agreements, and compliance. Next, you'll learn about the benefits of using multiple environments for development, quality assurance, staging, and production. You'll also examine the advantages of performing blue-green deployments. Finally, you'll learn about software development testing techniques such as performance, regression, functional, usability, vulnerability, and penetration testing. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 18m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Identity & Access Management
Identity and access management is crucial to securing resources and ensuring the resources are used by the correct people. In this course, you'll learn about some of the security resources that are available for performing and enforcing identity and access management. First, you'll examine identity and access management, including user identification, authorization, and privileged access management. You'll learn how to use the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol to manage access to resources. Next, you'll explore how identity federation can be used to manage user identities and how certificate management can be performed using certificate authorities, registration authorities, certificate databases, certificate stores, and key archival servers. You'll then move on to learn about multi-factor authentication, single sign-on, Public Key Infrastructure, as well as secret and key management. Finally, you'll learn about the components that can be used to perform incident response preparation and incident response procedures such as evidence acquisition, chain of custody, and root cause analysis. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 18m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Network Security
Having a secure cloud environment is crucial for ensuring system and data integrity and security. Cloud environments have numerous methods for meeting these security needs. In this course, you'll learn how to secure a network in a cloud environment using network segmentation, network protocols, and network services. Next, you'll learn how to monitor the security of a network environment using log and event monitoring and how to harden the network environment. Then, you'll move on to examine the available network security tools that can be used to perform network penetration tests, such as vulnerability scanners and port scanners. You'll also explore how to use these security tools to perform vulnerability assessments. Finally, you'll learn about the purpose of a risk register and how to prioritize the deployment and installation of security patches. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
13 videos | 1h 27m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Security Controls
Ensuring the security of your operating systems and applications is a key component of keeping your cloud environment secure. There are several key steps that can be taken to ensure your cloud system is secure. In this course, you will learn about cloud security policies and managing cloud user permissions. Next, you will learn about anti-virus and anti-malware tools, firewalls, intrusion detection and intrusion prevention tools that can be used to detect and prevent cybersecurity attacks. Next, you will learn about hardening your cloud environment and using encryption to increase data security. Finally, you will learn about configuration management and how to monitor the system and event logs. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 14m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Data Security & Compliance Controls
There may be several ramifications for failing to secure your organization's data in the cloud environment. This could also mean failing to comply with regulatory compliances. In this course, you will learn how mandatory access controls are used to secure cloud services. First, you will learn encryption, hashing algorithms, digital signatures, the access security broker and file integrity monitoring can be used to ensure data security and regulatory compliance. Next, you will learn how data classification, network and access control can be used to secure data. Next, you will learn about data security laws and regulations and the legal requirements for securely storing data. Finally, you will learn about data loss prevention and the components of records management systems including versioning, retention, destruction and write once/read many. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 22m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Component Integration
Cloud environments provide many key components that can be incorporated into your cloud solution. In this course, you'll learn about the available cloud components. First, you'll learn about subscription services such as file, communication, e-mail, VoIP, messaging and collaboration, and the virtual desktop infrastructure, as well as directory and identity services. Next, you'll explore cloud service models such as IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS and how to provision and integrate compute, storage, and network resources for a cloud solution. Next, you'll examine how to integrate serverless applications, deploy and integrate virtual machines, and use OS and solution templates to provision and integrate resources into a cloud solution. Finally, you'll learn to integrate identity management and containers and perform autoscaling and post-deployment validation of cloud solutions. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 15m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Provisioning Cloud Storage
Storage in the cloud is a crucial component of any cloud-based solution. In this course, you'll learn about the types of cloud storage you can use in your solutions and their features. First, you'll explore how to provision and measure the performance of block, file, object, and flash storage. Next, you'll learn about the different types of RAID arrays and the purpose of user quotas. You'll then move on to examine the protocols used with cloud storage. You'll learn about the features of hyperconverged storage, hyperconverged infrastructures, and software-defined storage. Finally, you'll explore how to create and use an Azure container. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 28m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Network Deployments
Deploying cloud-based solutions efficiently and securely requires that the network be configured correctly. In this course, you'll learn about the network services that need to be considered when deploying cloud solutions. First, you'll explore the role of network services such as DHCP, DNS, CDN, IPAM, as well as VPNs. You'll learn about the features of virtual routing including dynamic and static routing. Next, you'll examine virtual network interface controllers and the features of network appliances such as load balancers, firewalls, and virtual private clouds. Finally, you'll learn about the features of virtual LANs, single root input/output virtualization, and software-defined networks. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 23m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Migrations
For a cloud-based solution to run efficiently and cost-effectively, the appropriate sizing of resources is essential. In this course, you'll learn to configure the correct compute sizing for a deployment, as well as how to perform cloud migrations. First, you'll explore the features of virtualization such as hypervisors and how to compute. Next, you'll learn about the features of and how to correctly size CPUs, vCPUs, and GPUs. You'll explore memory allocation and the features of a hyperconverged infrastructure. You'll then learn about cloud migrations such as storage migrations, database migrations, physical to virtual migrations, virtual to virtual migrations, and cloud-to-cloud migrations. Finally, you'll examine cloud migration implications for access control lists, firewalls, and vendor lock-in. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 12m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Logging, Monitoring, Alerting & Optimization
Logging and monitoring is essential to ensure that your cloud environment is running efficiently and securely. In this course, you will learn to configure logging, monitoring and alerting services in the cloud and optimize cloud environments. First, you will learn about the available cloud features for logging such as collectors, SNMP, syslog, audits, log types, access and authentication, and automation. Next, you will learn about the features of system monitoring such as baselines, thresholds, tagging, and performance monitoring, resource utilization, availability, and SLA-defined uptime. Next, you will learn about the features of alerting such as common messaging methods, maintenance mode and appropriate responses. Finally, you will learn how to optimize cloud resources including placement, computing, storage, networks, and device drivers and firmware. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Operations Management
Maintaining a stable cloud environment is important to ensure the health of the cloud system. In this course you will learn how to maintain efficient operation of a cloud environment. First, you will learn how to perform life cycle management, and perform change management. Next, you will learn about the configuration management database and why it is important. Next, you will learn about using dashboards and the impacts of process improvements, upgrade methods, and performance reporting. Lastly, you will learn about the options for performing patching and the types of backups and available backup objects, and to confirm the completion of backups. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 21m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Automation & Orchestration
In order for cloud environments to operate efficiently you need to use automation and orchestration to keep things running smoothly. In this course, you will learn about the components and features of cloud automation and orchestration. First, you will learn about the features of infrastructure as code, continuous integration and continuous deployment. Next, you will learn about version control and configuration management and how it relates to orchestration and automation. Next, you will learn about the features of containers, cloud automation activities, secure scripting and orchestration sequencing. Finally, you will learn about backup and restore policies as well as backup targets. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 13m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Disaster Recovery
Planning for disaster recovery is crucial to getting your cloud solution running and operational when a crisis occurs. In this course, you'll learn about how to plan for and the features of disaster recovery. First, you'll explore disaster recovery features such as failover, failback, backup restoration, and replication. Next, you'll examine the importance of network configuration, geographical data centers, restoration methods, and on-premise and cloud sites. Finally, you'll learn about the importance of the DR kit, playbook, network diagrams, RPOs, RTOs, SLAs, and corporate guidelines when planning for disaster recovery. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 31m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Cloud Troubleshooting Methodologies
Being able to troubleshoot cloud and network issues is important when trying to resolve failures or operational difficulties. In this course, you'll learn to use troubleshooting methodologies to resolve common cloud issues. First, you'll examine how to resolve cloud related issues using the troubleshooting methodology. Next, you'll explore how to resolve network security group misconfigurations issues and network connectivity issues. You'll then move on to learn about resolving network routing and firewall connectivity issues. You'll learn about the tools that you can use to troubleshoot and resolve network issues. Finally, you'll learn resource utilization, application performance, and load balancing performance tuning. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 27m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Troubleshooting Cloud Security Issues
Being able to troubleshoot security issues is essential to ensuring fully functional systems in the cloud. In this course, you'll examine some of the common causes of security issues. First, you'll learn to troubleshoot security issues due to missing or incomplete privileges, authentication or authorization issues, or network and directory security group issues. Next, you'll explore how to troubleshoot security issues due to expired, revoked, compromised, or misconfigured keys and certificates or due to misconfigured or misapplied policies. You'll then move on to learn how to troubleshoot and identify security concerns due to unencrypted data, data breaches, misclassification of data, lack of protocol encryption, and insecure ciphers. Finally, you'll also learn to troubleshoot and identify security concerns due to exposed endpoints, misconfigured security appliances, and unsupported protocols, as well as how to deal with internal or external attacks. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 17m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Troubleshooting Cloud Deployments
Being able to troubleshoot issues during the deployment process is essential to ensuring full functionality in the cloud. In this course, you'll examine some of the common causes of deployment issues. First, you'll learn about some of the causes of service outages and the need for a disaster recovery plan. You'll explore how to troubleshoot performance and degradation issues and how these issues can relate to capacity planning. Next, you'll learn how automation scripts can be the cause of deployment issues and how good scripts validate and perform rollbacks on failure. You'll then move on to examine how to troubleshoot issues with applications in containers, how to validate deployment templates, and how insufficient resource capacity can cause degradation and latency issues. Finally, you'll learn how to troubleshoot licensing and vendor-related issues. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 33m has Assessment available Badge
CompTIA Cloud+: Troubleshooting Automation and Orchestration Issues
Being able to troubleshoot issues during cloud automation and orchestration is important to ensuring smooth and efficient deployments in a cloud environment. In this course you will examine some of the causes of these issues. First, you'll explore automation and orchestration issues that occur due to user account or service account permission issues, change management process miscommunications, and DNS and server name changes. Next, you'll learn about automation and orchestration issues that occur due to IP address scheme changes, changed availability zones, third-party versioning issues, and tool incompatibility issues. Finally, you'll examine how to validate change management processes and that patches installed correctly. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) certification.
12 videos | 1h 12m has Assessment available Badge
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COURSES INCLUDED

Planning Cloud Deployments
With a move to the cloud, you should understand what you are deploying and where to. This course starts by showing you how to choose a cloud deployment model. Then learn about analyzing and executing the requirements for a successful test cloud deployment. Choose the best testing techniques to get the information that you need. Next, see how to validate a test cloud deployment's success or failure to meet an organization's business needs. Conclude with a review exercise that covers the above.
8 videos | 40m has Assessment available Badge
Planning Cloud Networking
Cloud resources must be able to connect to each other and to any on-premises networked locations. This course will begin by looking at virtual networks on the cloud. Next, you will explore cloud deployment models, virtual network ports, and protocols. You'll learn how to configure cloud virtual networks. Then, securely integrate and connect cloud resources. Conclude by examining tools to troubleshoot on-premise and cloud networks. As an exercise, you will determine how to manage an IP space, make it secure, and troubleshoot any failed connections.
11 videos | 1h 1m has Assessment available Badge
Planning Cloud Compute Resources
Cloud elasticity is largely based on the ability to assign and revoke memory and CPU resources. In this course, you will learn about virtualization memory allocation technologies, how to assign memory in the cloud, how to virtualize CPU allocation, assign CPU resources in the cloud, and how to identify hidden costs of cloud computing resource allocation. As a scenario exercise, you will determine memory and CPU configuration for a hypothetical company that would like to deploy a new order-entry web service in the cloud.
6 videos | 25m has Assessment available Badge
Planning Cloud Storage Resources
Cloud-managed IT generally always involves storing data in the cloud. In this course, you will study how to allocate storage in a cloud environment. Next, review cloud storage protocols and tiers, and their efficiencies. Then, examine cloud storage object provisioning types and how to work with cloud storage redundancy and security mechanisms. As a scenario exercise, you will choose an optimal cloud configuration for a hypothetical company with data centers in the Americas, EMEA, and APAC, that would like to deploy a new order-entry web service in the cloud.
10 videos | 1h 22m has Assessment available Badge
Planning Cloud Migrations & Extensions
One of the biggest challenges with moving to the cloud is just that - the migration of resources from on-premise solutions to cloud solutions. In this course, you will learn how to migrate workloads to the cloud, and identify cloud migration types. You'll compare migration with extension to the cloud and examine hybrid cloud security elements and their infrastructure. Finally, as a scenario exercise, you will specify a server migration strategy, including the configuration for internet-facing client access servers and what essential services you must provide.
10 videos | 1h 24m has Assessment available Badge
Security Configurations & Compliance Controls
The most prevalent concern with cloud computing is the question of security. Let’s explore technologies used to secure cloud resources. In this course, you will see how to create a trustworthy cloud, use Public Key Infrastructure and tunneling protocols. See how to harden security for the cloud, based on cloud models. Examine cloud access control, authorization, authentication, and identification technologies. Study how to manage the account lifecycle in the cloud, and how to configure cloud policy settings. As a scenario exercise, you will identify which areas need enhanced security policies and their preferred solutions.
12 videos | 1h 31m has Assessment available Badge
Security Technologies & Automation Techniques
Security is an absolutely critical part of cloud deployments and must be configured correctly so valid users can access resources. In this course, you will explore a number of topics, including how to implement data classification in the cloud, secure cloud resources with segmentation, encryption, and audits. Learn how to enable multifactor authentication, and security services. Automate cloud security configuration. Explore the impact of cloud security. Troubleshoot authentication, cloud PKI, cloud ACLs, and cloud security vulnerabilities. Finally as a scenario exercise, you will find a security configuration that works at rest, in the cloud, and in transit.
13 videos | 1h 22m has Assessment available Badge
Cloud System Patching & Maintenance
A good maintenance plan is an important part of protecting the resources you keep in the cloud from security and performance issues. This course shows how to identify and patch cloud resources, as well as schedule, automate, and maintain cloud updates. As a scenario exercise, you will choose a patch process that will run the PowerShell DSC, and which will be automated to schedule rolling updates for a Microsoft Azure VM.
9 videos | 41m has Assessment available Badge
Disaster Recovery
Disasters are going to happen. This means that administrators must use the tools that let them survive even the worst-case scenarios. Explore disaster recovery technologies in this course. Consider cloud backup types, targets, and guidelines. See how to execute a point-in-time restore for an Azure SQL database. For governance, rate the capabilities of a service provider to provide disaster recovery. Weigh techniques to assure that a recovery site is available. Review components of a business continuity plan for the cloud. Study how to configure Azure SQL database geo-replication. As an exercise, create a backup plan that meets a scenario’s goals.
9 videos | 40m has Assessment available Badge
Performance Management
In order to gauge success in a cloud deployment, administrators must be able to accurately monitor their environment. During this course, you will explore processes used to monitor and manage cloud environments. See how to monitor cloud environments, and use alerts and events to monitor cloud resources. Identify how to allocate cloud resources, trigger resource provision, and ensure that cloud resources meet baseline requirements. Learn how to adjust cloud resource allocation, and report metrics to meet service level agreement requirements. Finally, as an exercise, you will compare scaling in/out with scaling up/down, and recall how to configure a Microsoft Azure virtual machine alert.
8 videos | 37m has Assessment available Badge
Troubleshooting Deployments
In a perfect world, everything would be deployed correctly and without issues. In our world, we need to troubleshoot everything. In this course, you will learn how to troubleshoot systematically, and list the steps in order. Other topics include how to identify common cloud resource challenges; troubleshoot cloud machine connectivity; troubleshoot cloud VM storage and vCPU capacity issues. You'll also discover how to select the most likely cloud automation faults to address, and how to use the portal to view virtual machine logs. As an exercise, you will troubleshoot the most likely cause of a problem based on a scenario.
8 videos | 33m has Assessment available Badge
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BOOKS INCLUDED

Book

CompTIA Cloud+ Study Guide Exam CV0-002, Second Edition
If you’re looking to earn the challenging, but rewarding CompTIA Cloud+ certification, and a career in cloud services, this comprehensive resource covers all aspects of cloud computing infrastructure and administration, with a practical focus on real-world skills.
Book Duration 8h 21m Book Authors By Stephen Olson, Todd Montgomery

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CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Study Guide, Second Edition (Exam CV0-002)
By familiarizing you with the technology and terminology tested on the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-002) exam, this authoritative study guide shows you what you need to know—and shows you how to prepare—for this challenging exam so you have a competitive edge on exam day.
Book Duration 10h 55m Book Authors By Eric Vanderburg, Scott Wilson

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CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Practice Exams (Exam CV0-002)
Filled with more than 700 realistic practice questions to prepare you for this challenging exam, this thorough guide includes in-depth explanations of both the correct and incorrect answers for every question to help you better understand the material.
Book Duration 3h 13m Book Authors By Daniel Lachance

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CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Study Guide (Exam CV0-001)
By familiarizing you with the technology and terminology tested on the CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-001) exam, this authoritative study guide shows you what you need to know—and shows you how to prepare—for this challenging exam so you have a competitive edge on exam day.
Book Duration 6h 36m Book Authors By Nate Stammer, Scott Wilson
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