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Intermediate Level
Approx. 15 hours to complete
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Skills you will gain

Cloud InfrastructureCloud ApplicationsCloud StorageCloud Computing

Learner Career Outcomes

33%

started a new career after completing these courses

25%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Course 3 of 6 in the
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Intermediate Level
Approx. 15 hours to complete
English

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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This course is part of the 100% online Master in Computer Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. If you are admitted to the full program, your courses count towards your degree learning.

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Course Orientation

2 hours to complete
1 video (Total 3 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 readings
Syllabus10m
About the Discussion Forums10m
Updating Your Profile10m
Social Media10m
1 practice exercise
Orientation Quiz30m
3 hours to complete

Module 1: Introduction to Cloud Computing

3 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 132 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
10 videos
1.1.1 Cloud Computing Introduction25m
1.1.2 Motivation Interview16m
1.1.3 Cloudonomics: Part 111m
1.1.4 Cloudonomics: Part 212m
1.1.5 Big Data8m
1.1.6 Summary to Cloud Introduction5m
1.2.1 Software Defined Architecture15m
1.2.2 Cloud Services15m
1.2.3 Infrastructure as a Service12m
1 reading
Module 1 Overview10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Graded Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Module 2: Foundations: Containers, Virtual Machine, JVM

5 hours to complete
17 videos (Total 240 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
17 videos
2.1.1 Virtualization15m
2.1.2 Virtualizing the Network and Storage4m
2.2.1 OS Based Virtualization33m
2.2.2 Xen10m
2.2.3 VServer 2.012m
2.2.4 Solaris Zones8m
2.2.5 OpenVZ9m
2.2.6 LXC Linux Containers9m
2.3.1 Docker17m
2.3.2 Kubernates18m
2.3.3 JVM19m
2.4.1 IaaS: OpenStack6m
2.4.2 IaaS Providers: Amazon20m
2.4.3 IaaS Providers: Microsoft12m
2.4.4 IaaS Providers: Google10m
2.4.5 Serverless Architecture25m
1 reading
Module 2 Overview10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Graded Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Module 3: MAAS, PAAS, Web Services

3 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 167 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
15 videos
3.1.1 MAAS Part 111m
3.1.2 MAAS Part 221m
3.1.3 Juju9m
3.2.1 PaaS Providers: Google App Engine6m
3.2.2 PaaS Providers: Salesforce4m
3.3.1 Web Services17m
3.3.2 RPC Semantics9m
3.3.3 RPC Implementation9m
3.3.4 HTTP SOAP REST13m
3.3.5 JSON9m
3.3.6 Load Balancer Introduction15m
3.3.7 Load Balancer Schemes14m
3.3.8 Protocol Buffers and Thrift12m
3.3.9 MBAAS8m
1 reading
Module 3 Overview10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Graded Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Module 4: Storage: Ceph, SWIFT, HDFS, NAAS, SAN, Zookeeper

2 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 99 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
10 videos
4.1.1 Ceph10m
4.1.2 HIVE8m
4.1.3 TEZ4m
4.2.1 SWIFT17m
4.2.2 Amazon S3 BLOB Storage12m
4.3.1 Amazon AWS EBS Storage16m
4.3.2 AWS Glacier5m
4.3.3 Amazon AWS Elastic File System9m
Dropbox API12m
1 reading
Module 4 Overview10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Graded Quiz30m
25 minutes to complete

Course Conclusion

25 minutes to complete

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