Education Group Education Group

Leader
  Chunming Rong
  University of Stavanger
  Norway

Volunteers
  Tomasz W. Wlodarczyk
 
Marvin Brown
  Dennis Frailey
  Leandro Navarro
  San Murugesan
  Jogesh Muppala
  ?Don Shafer

Staff Experts
 
Dorian McClenahan

Goals and Scope Goals and Scope

Education group works with the CS Education Activities Board to develop and support Cloud Computing webinars, courses, certificates, curricula, and datasets.

CS Cloud Computing Education CS Cloud Computing Education

Proposed Cloud Computing Education Products – Curricular Model

Course

Level

Duration

Content

Webinar on Cloud Computing

Introductory

30 minutes

  • Introduction to the topic and the various methods

Cloud in the Business Environment

Introductory

1/2 day
(4 hours)

  • Concept of virtual services

  • Platform as a service

  • Software as a service

  • Services as a service

a. Virtual systems (PC's)
b. Virtual software
c. Levels of service – broad overview
d. Keeping track of your data and processes –
understanding the user's admin responsibilities

Cloud Economics

Advanced

1/2 day

  • Conceptualization of a business in terms of goals – not IT infrastructure

  • IT as a service to meet business goals –
    not a goal in itself

  • Metrics for making Cloud decisions –
    intelligent decision making on the Cloud

Cloud Governance

Advanced

1/2 day

  • Managing Regulation within the Cloud:
    the regulatory environment

Security issues in Cloud

Advanced

1/2 day

  • Overview of principle security issues

  • What kind of data can be entrusted to the Cloud?

  • What kinds of data should not be entrusted to the Cloud?

Migrating to the Cloud

Advanced

1/2 Day

  • Migrating your Business to the Cloud:
    Data that should and should not be migrated to the Cloud

  • Economic metrics; Migration processes

 

http://www.computer.org/portal/web/certification/courses/Cloud-Computing