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Amazon Machine Images (AMI) come in two types of virtualization: Paravirtual (PV) and Hardware Virtual Machine (HVM). Each solution offers its own advantages.
If you’re involved with the deployment of web applications within your organization’s AWS environment, then it’s likely you’ve heard of AWS Elastic Beanstalk. In this article, we’ll cover the basics of deployment orchestration.
The AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) is used to manage your AWS services from a terminal session on your own client, allowing you to control and configure multiple AWS services and implement a level of automation. We’ll show you how to use the AWS CLI and how to install it on your Windows, Linux, Mac, or Unix Operating System.
Becoming a Microsoft Azure security engineer is no joke — and it’s even harder to become a GOOD Azure security engineer. However, if you can solidify your skills you are likely to be handsomely rewarded. In this article, we’ll cover the basics that you need to know in order to score an interview and land that dream job.
When used individually, Azure Management Groups, Subscriptions, and Resource Groups are very powerful. But when used together, they can establish the entire organizational structure of Azure. We’ll untangle their complexities and give guidance on first steps with these Azure organizational systems.
Our latest content roadmap is designed to help you get started with business transformation, become more agile in solving business problems, and be more aware of security best practices.
Which resource model you choose for your delivery — cloud-based or local — is up to you. But you’ll definitely want to do your homework first. You’ll need to understand the pros and cons of cloud computing and how to contextualize any existing disadvantages.
The “Google Cloud vs. AWS” argument used to be a common discussion among our members, but is this still really a thing? Check out this article to find out.
Whether you use AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, or a combination of all three, our Cloud Knowledge Evaluation will test your current skills to reveal your strengths and weaknesses.
Becoming an expert Python coder is not just about solving complex problems with working scripts, but also about achieving that hard balance of complex problem solving comprised of elegantly constructed and readable scripts.
When coding with Python, you can express a date and time in many ways. This article discusses Python datetimes best practices to reduce the complexity when using, formatting, and storing datetimes on a daily basis.
In this article, we’ll look at how teams can secure their DevOps environments with the DevSecOps methodology and provide training materials that will help you secure your applications and environments.
New on Cloud Academy: AZ-500 Exam Preparation, Cast to Chromecast, Pythonic Programming, and more…
Now that the fireworks have simmered down and you finished Season 3 of Stranger Things (or did you...?), it's time to get back to your professional development goals! Need some help staying motivated? Just ask your Google Home, Alexa — or whichever other device you prefer — to set...
Cloud Academy’s Blog Digest: July 2019
July has been a very exciting month for us at Cloud Academy. On July 10, we officially joined forces with QA, the UK’s largest B2B skills provider (read the announcement). Over the coming weeks, you will see additions from QA’s massive catalog of 500+ certification courses and 1500+ ins...
Cloud Academy Joins Forces with QA Ltd
Message from the CEO, Stefano Bellasio Five years ago, Giacomo Marinangeli (CTO and Co-founder, Cloud Academy), Simone Brunozzi (Co-founder and board member, Cloud Academy), Anthony Russell (Co-founder, Cloud Academy) and I set out to solve what we saw as a building problem for compani...
New on Cloud Academy: 10 Cybersecurity Labs, Amazon Kinesis, Six Programming Labs, and More
By now, you probably know that Cloud Academy is constantly publishing new training content every month with Learning Paths, Courses, Quizzes, Exams, and Hands-on Labs. We notify our subscribers in real time when there are relevant additions and updates to the training library, and you c...
Introducing Our Monthly Blog Digest
Cloud Academy Blog Digest | We have been working hard this month to keep you up-to-date on the latest technology trends and best practices on AWS, Azure, DevOps, Machine Learning, Java, and so much more. For this month, you’ll get actionable insights to accelerate your career ...
Introducing the New Enterprise Integrations & API Control Center
Connect directly to the Cloud Academy platform to simplify sign on, enhance training, and improve security | We know it's a pain to remember complex passwords. And it's a security risk to write them down. But we've still seen countless sticky notes hung on desks and "hidden" under key...
New on Cloud Academy: AWS ML Roundup, AZ-900 Prep, Intro to Python, Plus New Enterprise Features
In May, Cloud Academy hit the road running to attend several AWS Global Summits — free events that bring the cloud computing community together to connect, collaborate, and learn about Amazon Web Services (AWS). We started the month in Atlanta and London, and then we finished strong wit...
Introducing Exam Explanations
Improve your test-taking skills | We know that exams are opportunities not only to assess your skills, but also to learn. In order to better support these growth moments, we’re excited to announce a newly released feature that provides solutions for all your completed Exam questions. ...
Introducing the Redesigned Exam and Assignments UI
Creating Custom Exams is Now Easier Than Ever | Launching an enterprise certification program specific to your organization is effective and easy. Cloud Academy Content Engine™ allows you to address organizational skill gaps by creating custom Exams. With 16,000+ pre-built questions, ...
Introducing Training Plan Objectives
Cloud Academy Training Plans are the premier way to assign, manage, and measure your enterprise training. Our data-driven approach helps managers understand the actual level of training effort compared to the required level of effort. Our customers know how hard it is to motivate people...
New on Cloud Academy: Lab Challenges, CKAD, Machine Learning Specialty Exam Prep, and Much More
We have some good news for you: In April, Cloud Academy launched several new enterprise features and over 170 brand new training assets. In May, we're hitting the road and visiting several AWS Summits. We started the month in Atlanta and we just got back from London. Next stop: Chicago ...
NEW: Track Continuing Professional Education Credits on Cloud Academy
Driving training across a large organization can be a challenge. Most organizations chalk up training struggles to a lack of motivation among employees, but the challenges can often be traced back to a lack of incentives and unclear expectations on the part of the organization itself. ...