Class Details

Price: $1,095

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Course Includes:

  • 2-Day Training with a Cloud Essentials Certified Instructor & CompTIA Platinum Partner Training Center 
  • Cloud Essentials Courseware 
  • Online Mentoring (6 Months) 
  • Pre and Post Assessments
  • Cloud Essentials Onsite Exam Scheduling 
  • Cloud Essentials Exam Voucher with Second Chance Voucher Included 
  • Certificate of Completion for up to 16 CEUs/CPEs to be used toward renewing relevant certifcations 
  • Cloud Essentials Course Retake Guarantee 
  • Full breakfast with variety of bagels, fruits, yogurt, doughnuts and juice
  • Tea, coffee, and soda available throughout the day
  • Freshly baked cookies every afternoon - *only at participating locations

For group training options, call us at (240) 667-7757

Course Outline

An Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • General Overview of Cloud Computing 
  • The Evolution of the Cloud 
  • Specific and Specialized Cloud Services

The Business Value of the Cloud

  • A Business’ Need for the Cloud 
  • Scalability of the Cloud 
  • Security of the Cloud 
  • Impact of the Cloud on Business

The Technical Perspectives of the Cloud

  • Various Cloud Deployment Models 
  • Cloud Deployment’s Network Requirements 
  • Self Service and Automation in the Cloud 
  • Federation 
  • Standardization

The Technical Challenges of Computing in the Cloud

  • Cloud Storage 
  • Application Performance 
  • Integration of Data 
  • Security Mitigation and Risks 
  • The Application Architecture and Involved Development Process

Steps to the Successful Adoption of Cloud Based Services

  • Steps to Adopting Various Cloud Services 
  • An Organization’s Capability to Adopt Various Cloud Services 
  • Cloud Vendor Capabilities and Roles 
  • Migrating Various Applications to the Cloud

Cloud Computing and ITIL

  • General Overview of ITIL 
  • Planning A Service Strategy 
  • Designing Various Cloud Services 
  • Transitioning to A Live Environment 
  • How to Run a Cloud Service Operation 
  • Continual Improvement of Service with the Cloud

Identifying Various Consequences and Risks

  • Organizational Risks Involved with the Cloud
  • Technical Risks Involved with the Cloud
  • Legal Risks Involved with the Cloud
  • Evaluation of Cost for Cloud Computing 
  • Identify the Maintenance Aspects of Strategic Flexibility


  • An Intro to Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Business Value
  • Cloud Technical Perspectives
  • Technical Challenges with the Cloud
  • Successful Adoption Steps for Migrating to the Cloud
  • ITIL and Cloud Computing
  • Consequences and Risks with the Cloud

Class Exam

Cloud Essentials exam details are:

  • Exam Code - CLO-001
  • Number of Questions - 50
  • Passing Score - 720
  • Duration - 60 minutes
  • Delivery - Pearson VUE and Prometric



  • Characteristics of Cloud Services: The Business Perspective (15%)
  • Business Value and Cloud Computing (20%)
  • Cloud Types/Technical Perspectives (20%)
  • Steps to Successful Adoption of Cloud Computing (15%)
  • Impact and Changes Cloud Computing has on IT Service Management (15%)
  • Consequences and Risks of Cloud Computing (15%)

Phoenix TS is an authorized testing center for Pearson VUE and Prometric exams. Register for exams by visiting the Pearson VUE and Prometric websites or call us at (240) 667-7757.

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Date Location
01/06/20 - 01/07/20, 2 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Tysons Corner, VA Register
01/13/20 - 01/14/20, 2 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Columbia, MD Register
01/13/20 - 01/14/20, 2 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Online Register
01/14/20 - 01/15/20, 2 days, 8:30AM – 4:00PM Stuttgart, Germany Sold Out!
04/06/20 - 04/07/20, 2 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Tysons Corner, VA Register
04/13/20 - 04/14/20, 2 days, 8:00AM – 5:00PM Columbia, MD Register
04/13/20 - 04/14/20, 2 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Online Register