What Is This Course About? Why Take It?
This course is a 101 on cloud computing. It takes you through the fundamentals of the cloud covering all the important aspects that are applicable when we develop & deploy our application on a cloud platform.
This course is platform-agnostic & the concepts discussed apply to all the cloud platforms be it AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, IBM Cloud, Netlify & so on. Once you are done with this course, you’ll have a thorough understanding of the basic concepts of the cloud.
After having spent a decade in the industry writing code, I strongly believe that every software engineer should have knowledge of cloud computing. It’s the present and the future of application development & deployment.
Be it on-premises or on a public cloud, every business prefers to run its service on cloud infrastructure due to multiple technical and economic reasons that we will discuss in detail in this course. There is an ever-rising demand for cloud experts & having the knowledge of cloud computing gives you an edge over other engineers.
According to research by Gartner the cloud services market is forecasted to grow by 17% in 2020 to a total of $266 billion. In the cloud, SaaS (Software as a Service) remains the largest market segment.
In another report by Forbes, 83% of the enterprise workloads will be in the cloud by 2020.
This course does not contain any code. But it contains a lot of illustrations to help you understand the concepts better. After going through this course, you’ll not require any other course on the fundamentals of the cloud. You can directly move on to take more advanced courses on the domain such as DevOps, Cloud Architecture & so on.
This course has FREE preview lessons available for you to get an idea of the course content.