How much does AWS Cost? One of the key reasons or benefits for using the AWS cloud is its pay-as-you-go pricing model. As Amazon writes on their official website, “AWS pricing is similar to how you pay for utilities like water or electricity. You only pay for the services you consume, and once you stop..
What is Amazon Machine Learning and how does it work “Amazon Machine Learning is a service that makes it easy for developers of all skill levels to use machine learning technology.” UPDATES: I’ve published a new hands-on lab on Cloud Academy! You can give it a try for free and start practicing with Amazon Machine Learning..
If you are a professional in cloud computing or if you’re looking to start a career in this exciting field, chances are that you will want to learn Amazon Web Services, the most relevant and most used cloud computing platform around. AWS services and technologies such as Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) and Amazon..
I have been an IT Professional for over two decades. In that time, I have seen and experienced many changes in the IT landscape. Such changes included the move away from Novell to a fledgling company called Microsoft, the shift to something called Active Directory, and the explosion of virtualization. However, none of those changes..
Building new hands-on labs and improving our existing labs is a major focus of Cloud Academy for 2017 and beyond. If you search “types of adult learning,” you will get approximately 16.9 gazillion hits. Many will boast about how they meet the needs of a certain type of learner (up to 70 different types)! Regardless, the..
With 83% of businesses ranking cloud skills as critical for digital transformation in 2017, it’s great news for anyone with cloud architecting experience, and for those considering a career in cloud computing. In our new infographic, we compiled some of the latest industry research to look at the world of cloud computing in 2017. The..
Amazon Web Services is a global public cloud provider, and as such, it has to have a global network of infrastructure to run and manage its many growing cloud services that support customers around the world. In this post, we’ll take a look at the components that make up the AWS Global Infrastructure. The components..
On the Cloud Academy Community, we get a lot of questions about DevOps. According to the 2017 State of DevOps Report by the DevOps Research & Assessment and Puppet, DevOps “is viewed as the path to faster delivery of software, greater efficiency, and the ability to pull ahead of the competition.” But what is DevOps?..
At Cloud Academy, we’re busy adding new content to help you achieve your goals across AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, and DevOps. Whether you’re looking to get certified or just want to learn new skills, we know that getting started can be a stumbling block for learners who are also working full-time or have..