CV0-001 : Cloud+: Deploying and Managing a Cloud Infrastructure (Course & Labs)

CV0-001-complete
CV0-001-complete
Cloud+: Deploying and Managing a Cloud Infrastructure (Course...
ISBN : 978-1-61691-592-6
The topics covered in this book have been selected to address the CompTIA Cloud+ certification CV0-001. In addition to cloud practitioners, this book is for IT students who want to take a dive into understanding the concepts behind some of the key technologies that power modern cloud solutions and are essential for deploying, configuring, and managing private, public, and hybrid cloud environments.

Lessons

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Exercises Flashcards Quizzes Glossary

Each lesson comes with Exercises, Flashcards & Quizzes. There is no limit to the number of times learners can attempt these. Exercises come with detailed remediation, which ensures that learners are confident on the topic before proceeding. Flashcards help master the key concepts. Glossary defines the key terms.

Exercise Questions
155+
Quizzes
95+
Flashcards
56+
Glossary of terms
56+
Lessons
14+
Videos and How To..

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Videos
53+
Hours
09:52+

Test Prep & Practice Questions

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Pre-assessments Questions
50+
Full Length Tests
2+
Post-Assessments Questions
60+

Features

Full Remediation

Each question comes with detailed remediation explaining not only why an answer option is correct but also why the incorrect answer options are incorrect.

Unlimited Practice

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Learn, Test and Review Mode

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Performance based lab
49+
Video tutorials
3+
Minutes
02+

Hands on Activities

Understanding Cloud Characteristics

  • Understanding cloud bursting
  • Understanding physical layer abstraction

To Grasp the Cloud-Fundamental Concepts

  • Identifying basic characteristics of cloud
  • Understanding virtualization
  • Identifying benefits of hypervisor
  • Identifying cloud components

Within the Cloud: Technical Concepts of Cloud Computing

  • Identifying types of leased lines
  • Identifying traditional and cloud data center
  • Identifying modules of OpenStack
  • Identifying Open Compute Project

Cloud Management

  • Identifying IT processes and procedures
  • Understanding SLA
  • Identifying network domains
  • Identifying change types
  • Identifying ITIL framework phases
  • Identifying transporting network

Diagnosis and Performance Monitoring

  • Identifying diagonal scaling
  • Identifying application workload profile value
  • Identifying data frame receiving process
  • Understanding access time

Cloud Delivery and Hosting Models

  • Identifying organizations for full private cloud deployment
  • Identifying roles of cloud players

Practical Cloud Knowledge: Install, Configure, and Manage

  • Creating a virtual machine
  • Identifying steps for creating clones of a virtual machine
  • Understanding virtual CPU

Hardware Management

  • Identifying vSphere editions
  • Identifying RAID levels
  • Understanding VMFS

Storage Provisioning and Networking

  • Identifying SAN and NAS
  • Identifying cloud and SAN storage
  • Identifying OSI model layers
  • Identifying data replication
  • Identifying cloud storage technology
  • Identifying AWS Storage Gateway
  • Understanding heterogeneous cloud computing

Testing and Deployment: Quality Is King

  • Understanding cloud deployment models
  • Identifying cloud architecture benefits
  • Identifying cloud service testing types
  • Identifying Flume agent components

Cloud Computing Standards and Security

  • Identifying methods to design a network
  • Understanding secure sockets layer
  • Understanding public key infrastructure
  • Identifying commands for disabling ports and services
  • Installing security software

The Cloud Makes It Rain Money: The Business in Cloud Computing

  • Identifying cloud model
  • Signing into the Skype account

Planning for Cloud Integration: Pitfalls and Advantages

  • Identifying use cases for PaaS
  • Identifying advantages of virtual private cloud
  • Identifying adaption models

Video Tutorials

Exam Information

The CompTIA Cloud+ certification exam is a standalone certification from CompTIA with the exam code CV0-001. The certification is targeted at professionals working in cloud computing environment.

Prepare for the following certification

Exam FAQs
What is the exam registration fee?
USD 277

Pricing and taxes may vary from country to country.

Where do I take the exam?
The CompTIA Cloud+ is administered by Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
Multiple choice questions
What are the pre-requisites of the exam?
While there are no official prerequisites for the CompTIA Cloud+ exams, both CompTIA and uCertify strongly recommend candidates to have atleast 24-36 months of work experience in IT networking, storage, or data center administration, and familiarity with any major hypervisor technologies for server virtualization.
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 100 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
90 minutes
What is the passing score?
750

(on a scale of 100-900)

What is the exam's retake policy?

CV0-001 exam, CompTIA's retake policy is:

  • In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the CompTIA certification examination, CompTIA does not require a waiting period between the first and second attempt to pass such examination. However, if you need a third or subsequent attempt to pass the examination, you shall be required to wait for a period of at least fourteen calendar days from the date of your last attempt before you can retake the exam.
  • If a candidate has passed an exam, he/she cannot take it again without prior consent from CompTIA.
  • A test result found to be in violation of the retake policy will not be processed, which will result in no credit awarded for the test taken. Repeat violators will be banned from participation in the CompTIA Certification Program.
  • Candidates must pay the exam price each time they attempt the exam. CompTIA does not offer free re-tests or discounts on retakes.
What is the validity of the certification?
CompTIA Cloud+ certification are valid for three years from the date the candidate is certified, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification via CompTIA's Continuing Education Program.
Where can I find more information about this exam?
To know more about the CV0-001-complete, click here.

Table of Content

Here's What you will Learn

Lesson 1: Understanding Cloud Characteristics

  • Basic Terms and Characteristics
  • Object Storage Concepts
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 2: To Grasp the Cloud-Fundamental Concepts

  • The True Nature of the Cloud
  • Virtualization and Scalability
  • The Cloud Hypervisor
  • Key Benefits of Implementing Hypervisors
  • Foundations of Cloud Computing
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 3: Within the Cloud: Technical Concepts of Cloud Computing

  • Technical Basics of Cloud and Scalable Computing
  • The Cloud Infrastructure
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 4: Cloud Management

  • Understanding Cloud Management Platforms
  • Service-Level Agreements
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Managing Cloud Workloads
  • Securing Data in the Cloud
  • Managing Devices
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 5: Diagnosis and Performance Monitoring

  • Performance Concepts
  • Disk Performance
  • Impact of Configuration Changes
  • Common Issues
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 6: Cloud Delivery and Hosting Models

  • Private
  • Public
  • Hybrid
  • Community
  • On-Premises vs. Off-Premises Hosting
  • Accountability and Responsibility Based on Delivery Models
  • Security Differences between Models
  • Functionality and Performance Validation
  • Orchestration Platforms
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 7: Practical Cloud Knowledge: Install, Configure, and Manage

  • Setting Up the Cloud
  • Virtual Resource Migration
  • Virtual Components of the Cloud
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 8: Hardware Management

  • Cloud Hardware Resources
  • Management Differences between Public, Private, and Hybrid Clouds
  • Tiering
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 9: Storage Provisioning and Networking

  • Cloud Storage Concepts
  • Cloud vs. SAN Storage
  • Cloud Provisioning
  • Cloud Storage Technology
  • Cloud Storage Gateway
  • Cloud Security and Privacy
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 10: Testing and Deployment: Quality Is King

  • Overview of Deployment Models
  • Cloud Management Strategies
  • Cloud Architecture
  • Cloud Deployment Options
  • Creating and Deploying Cloud Services
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 11: Cloud Computing Standards and Security

  • Cloud Computing Standards
  • Security Concepts and Tools
  • Encryption Techniques
  • Access Control Methods
  • Implementing Guest and Host Hardening Techniques
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 12: The Cloud Makes It Rain Money: The Business in Cloud Computing

  • The Nature of Cloud Business
  • Cloud Service Business Models
  • The Enterprise Cloud
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Business Continuity and Cloud Computing
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 13: Planning for Cloud Integration: Pitfalls and Advantages

  • Work Optimization
  • The Right Cloud Model
  • Adapting Organizational Culture for the Cloud
  • Potholes on the Cloud Road
  • Summary
  • Lesson Essentials

Lesson 14: Video Tutorials

  • Introduction
  • Cloud Concepts and Models
  • Virtualization
  • Infrastructure and Network Optimization
  • Troubleshooting and Common Network Protocols
  • Resource Management and Allocation
  • Security and Access Control Methods
  • Systems Management and Performance Concepts
  • Business Continuity in the Cloud
  • Conclusion

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