CompTIA Cloud+ Online Courses

CompTIA Cloud+ Bundle in South Africa

2KO Africa's online course for CompTIA Cloud+ could lead to a vendor-neutral certification that validates technical competency in methodology required to securely implement and maintain cloud technologies. The Cloud+ certification validates the knowledge and best practices required of IT practitioners working in cloud computing environments, who must understand and deliver cloud infrastructure. 2KO's online courses are also available as full-time instructor led courses in Cape Town, giving our students hands on skills to help prepare for International IT certification exams. 2KO Africa conducts hands-on computer courses on most of the major IT Platforms, and has a sizeable range of online IT courses which are available internationally over the Internetfrom the comfort of home or work.


Jobs that use CompTIA Cloud+ include: Project manager, cloud computing services, cloud engineer, Manager, data center SAN and Business analyst, cloud computing. Our Cloud+ training course follows the CompTIA objectives, ensuring you receive the training and knowledge needed to succeed.



Course Overview

Course Introduction


Module 1

Concepts - Models and Terminology Overview

Cloud Service Models

Derivative Models

Service Model Responsibilities

Models and Their Consumers

Delivery Models

On and Off Premises Hosting

Orchestration Platform

Cloud Terms and Characteristics

Cloud Bursting

Storage Concepts

Disk Storage Systems Overview


Module 2

Disk Storage Systems Overview

Disk Types and Rotational Media

Drive Access Speed

Solid State Drives and Other Storage Options


Raid Types

Raid Comparison

Storage Access File Systems


Module 3

Storage Networking Overview

Storage Technologies

Access Protocols and Applications

Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP)

Ethernet Protocol


Storage Provisioning

Network Shares


LUN Masking



Module 4

Network Infrastructure Overview

Network Types

Network Topologies

Network Bandwidth and Latency

Routing and Switching

Private IP Addressing


Subnetting and Supernetting

Routing Tables


Network Protocols and Ports

Domain Name Service (DNS)

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)

Port Numbers to Know


Module 5

Virtualization Components Overview


Virtualization Product Types

Virtualization Host

CPUs and Cores and Memory Allocation

Network Interface Cards

Host Maximums

Virtual Machine Components

Virtual Switches and Routers

Managing Memory

Virtual Machine Limits

Virtualized Storage

Guest Tools


Module 6

Virtualization and the Cloud Overview

Virtualization Benefits

VM Templates

Physical to Virtual Migration

V2V and V2P Migration

VM Cloning

Storage Migration

Migration Considerations


Module 7

Network Management Overview

SNMP Management Protocol

Syslog Management Protocol

WMI Management Protocol

WBEM Management Protocol

IPMI Management Protocol


Remote Access Tools


Module 8

Performance Tuning Overview

Host Resource Allocation and Usage

VM Resource Usage Control

Physical Resource Redirection

Pools and Dynamic Allocation

Memory Performance Optimization

CPU Performance Optimization

Disk Performance Optimization

Disk Terminology

Disk Issues and Mitigation

Memory Issues and Mitigations

Network Issues and Mitigations

CPU Issues and Mitigations

Disk and Network Performance Concepts

Managing Virtual Machine Resources


Module 9

System Management Overview

Policies and Procedures

Change Management Process

Configuration Management

Configuration Management Benefits

Configuration Items Procedure

Capacity Management

Life Cycle Management

Life Cycle Management Best Practices


Module 10

Testing and Troubleshooting Overview

Configuration Testing Techniques

Security Testing Techniques

Roles and Responsibilities

Testing and Troubleshooting Tools-ping

Testing and Troubleshooting Tools-tracert

Testing and Troubleshooting Tools-ipconfig

Testing and Troubleshooting Tools-ifconfig

Testing and Troubleshooting Tools-nslookup

Testing and Troubleshooting Tools-netstat

Testing and Troubleshooting Tools-arp-a




Module 11

Security In the Cloud Overview

Network Security Best Practices

Network Attacks

Securing Storage

Rapid Deployment Dangers

Data Security

Digital Signatures


Encryption Protocols

Access Control Model

Multifactor Authentication

Single Sign On and Federation Based Single Sign On

Command Line Troubleshooting Tools


Module 12

Business In the Cloud Overview

Disaster Recovery Methods and Terms

Multisite Configurations

Backup and Recovery Full Backup

Backup and Recovery Differential Backup



Providing High Availability

Backup Data Using Snapshots Demonstration

Course Closing