Cloud computing—which delivers vast data capacity to organizations of all shapes and sizes without requiring expensive on-site servers—is widely considered the biggest growth arena in technology today. It is also set to open a world of opportunity for Las Positas College students, in one of the highest paying IT fields.
Spring 2020 - CIS 81A - Intro to Cloud Computing
This course introduces cloud computing which shifts information systems from on premises computing infrastructure to highly scalable internet architectures using current cloud platforms such as AWS. The course provides a basic understanding of cloud computing technologies and provides students with the understanding required to effectively evaluate and assess the business and technical benefits of cloud computing and cloud applications. Students analyze a variety of cloud services (storage, servers, software applications), then learn to configure, deploy, and manage cloud facilities. The course also demonstrates/makes available the AWS platforms for educational, industry career path guidance and career opportunities. This course surveys cloud careers and explores industry demand for cloud skills.
Spring 2020 two online sections
- CIS 81A (DE1, CRN #33524) - Intro to Cloud Computing JAN 13, - MAR 13, (week 1 thru 9)
- CIS 81A (L02, CRN #33525) - Intro to Cloud Computing MAR 16, - MAY 15, (week 10 thru 18)