At Cloud Academy we are on a mission to educate the world about cloud technologies. We create content and technology and mix them together to serve people in 140+ countries with the best and latest skills available in the cloud field. We love helping our customers building better software and infrastructure, keeping their skills always up to date!
How do we do it? With amazing people in our team. Some of us build the technology in our platform to do it, and some others are building amazing content (from self-assessment to real hands-on practice!) to satisfy our customers’ daily challenges!
We want your attention today because we have a number of amazing positions opened in our headquarters in San Francisco (US) and in our European offices in Switzerland. You are going to join a great team passionate about cloud and technology and experience in both the US and Europe working with both our teams and spending time in both our offices.
We are launching challenging projects within our product and engineering team and looking for passionate cloud engineers to join our content team!
Cloud, DevOps and the next 10 years in the IT industry
At Cloud Academy we measure everything we do and extend that thinking in supporting customers to do the same while learning new skills enabling career advancement and personal growth. We provide training with different tools and technologies: video courses, an adaptive learning system within our quizzes and explanations and real hands-on labs. We want everyone to succeed with techniques that best match their personal learning style.
Our customers are large and small. They are people and teams finding solutions that keep their tech talent updated on everything Cloud. In addition to enterprise customers, Cloud Academy has thousands of individuals in more than 140 countries unlocking Cloud potential. These students are becoming experts on AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform and many other Cloud solutions.
We are imaging the future of the IT industries and empowering people worldwide using cloud technologies to build great software and companies.
Ready? Look at our open positions and apply!
Mendrisio, Ticino, Switzerland · Product team
AWS Content Developer
San Francisco, California, United States · Content/Engineering Team
Mendrisio, Ticino, Switzerland
Mendrisio, Ticino, Switzerland · Product team
What Exactly Is a Cloud Architect and How Do You Become One?
One of the buzzwords surrounding the cloud that I'm sure you've heard is "Cloud Architect." In this article, I will outline my understanding of what a cloud architect does and I'll analyze the skills and certifications necessary to become one. I will also list some of the types of jobs ...
Content Roadmap: AZ-500, ITIL 4, MS-100, Google Cloud Associate Engineer, and More
Last month, Cloud Academy joined forces with QA, the UK’s largest B2B skills provider, and it put us in an excellent position to solve a massive skills gap problem. As a result of this collaboration, you will see our training library grow with additions from QA’s massive catalog of 500+...
DevSecOps: How to Secure DevOps Environments
Security has been a friction point when discussing DevOps. This stems from the assumption that DevOps teams move too fast to handle security concerns. This makes sense if Information Security (InfoSec) is separate from the DevOps value stream, or if development velocity exceeds the band...
Test Your Cloud Knowledge on AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform
Cloud skills are in demand | In today's digital era, employers are constantly seeking skilled professionals with working knowledge of AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. According to the 2019 Trends in Cloud Transformation report by 451 Research: Business and IT transformations re...
Disadvantages of Cloud Computing
If you want to deliver digital services of any kind, you’ll need to estimate all types of resources, not the least of which are CPU, memory, storage, and network connectivity. Which resources you choose for your delivery — cloud-based or local — is up to you. But you’ll definitely want...
Google Cloud vs AWS: A Comparison (or can they be compared?)
The "Google Cloud vs AWS" argument used to be a common discussion among our members, but is this still really a thing? You may already know that there are three major players in the public cloud platforms arena: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP)...
Deployment Orchestration with AWS Elastic Beanstalk
If you're responsible for the development and deployment of web applications within your AWS environment for your organization, then it's likely you've heard of AWS Elastic Beanstalk. If you are new to this service, or simply need to know a bit more about the service and the benefits th...
How to Use & Install the AWS CLI
What is the AWS CLI? | The AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) is for managing 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. If you’ve been using AWS for some time and feel...
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...
AWS Fundamentals: Understanding Compute, Storage, Database, Networking & Security
If you are just starting out on your journey toward mastering AWS cloud computing, then your first stop should be to understand the AWS fundamentals. This will enable you to get a solid foundation to then expand your knowledge across the entire AWS service catalog. It can be both d...
How to Become a DevOps Engineer
The DevOps Handbook introduces DevOps as a framework for improving the process for converting a business hypothesis into a technology-enabled service that delivers value to the customer. This process is called the value stream. Accelerate finds that applying DevOps principles of flow, f...
AWS AMI Virtualization Types: HVM vs PV (Paravirtual VS Hardware VM)
Amazon Machine Images (AWS AMI) offers two types of virtualization: Paravirtual (PV) and Hardware Virtual Machine (HVM). Each solution offers its own advantages. When we’re using AWS, it’s easy for someone — almost without thinking — to choose which AMI flavor seems best when spinning...