From the first day, our goal has been building a platform to let people learn how to use Cloud Computing. We didn’t want to create another “video academy” with thousands of videos and courses so we decided to launch a complete solution to learn how to use the Cloud Computing, starting with Amazon Web Services…
UPDATE August 2016: Cloud Academy recently published a complete and updated learning path with 19 hours of content, 7 video courses, 300+ questions and explanations and 15 hands-on-labs to prepare for AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate level. We usually update our AWS Certifications paths every month or two months to reflect changes and new products now..
This is the second part of our article: Amazon Web Service: 3 fundamental points from an AWS early adopter.Klaus Conrad is an experienced manager that started using Amazon AWS years ago. In this last article will see a Amazon Web Services will fail I actually changed the title for this point from ‘can’ to ‘will’..
Amazon VPC (Virtual Private Cloud) is probably one of the most used and famous services inside the Amazon Web Services suite. The reason is simple: this service is mostly related to the concepts of security in the cloud and access to our data inside a thirdy-part data center, like the ones of Amazon. A bit..
Starting out with AWS can be a daunting task. Amazon has done a great job of documenting and presenting systems and services in a clear and concise manner, but when you try to apply those concepts to your specific infrastructure or use case things might not always simply click into place. Understanding the benefits of..
One of the most amazing things about Amazon AWS is the incredible numbers of startups and companies that are relying on the Amazon’s Cloud Platform to power on millions of websites and applications that we use every day. After the last event that I attended, AWS Summit in Milan, where I saw more than 500..
We are really excited about our new partner in Cloud Academy, Newvem, The Leading Cloud Operation Optimization Service! Newvem is a really hot startup focused on cloud computing optimization service for Amazon AWS, they are working hard to become one of the hottest startup in the cloud computing industry and definitely one of the most..
CloudAcademy.com is live since October 2012, so far we have just focused our efforts on building great content for Amazon Web Services, but as you can see in our homepage we already have a plan for many more platforms: Rackspace, Google Compute Engine and Microsoft Azure. What happened in the last 5 months? We’ve been creating a bunch..
You know what, you spend like five months building an online product, like Cloud Academy and then you realize that you never wrote down a post saying what is Cloud Academy! Funny! I guess that now it’s time to fill this info and try to explain to our users what we are really building these..
Well, well, well… While we’re busy building a great startup, the nice folks at Newvem wrote a blog post on “the 10 biggest mistakes” made with Amazon Web Services. We think it’s a good list, but somehow seems a little too “simple”. This is OUR list instead. The 15 biggest mistakes made with Amazon Web..