As companies increasingly shift workloads to the public cloud, cloud computing has moved from a nice-to-have to a core competency in the enterprise. This shift requires a new set of skills to design, deploy, and manage applications in the cloud. As the market leader and most mature provider in the cloud computing space, AWS is..
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..
Knowing where to focus your time and which resources will best serve you is valuable information for anyone who is working to get AWS certified. With three associate-level AWS certifications under my belt, I thought I would share the information and resources that have served me well in the preparation process. I’ll start with a..
On the Cloud Academy community, “where to start” or “how to prepare for AWS Associate certifications” are some of the most common topics that we see when it comes to AWS certifications. The reasons why are varied; some people want to change their career or get a promotion (and earn more money), others want to..
On the Cloud Academy community, we love getting questions from our users. Security, the importance of certifications, and the how and why of cloud migration are just some of the topics that are top of mind with users when it comes to cloud computing. I recently had a chance to chat with Stuart Scott, a..
In addition to all of the new services and technologies coming to cloud computing, one of the most important factors influencing cloud computing is the fact that companies are embracing multiple cloud technologies. As a result, bridging the skills gap is even more important than ever both for professionals who want to stay competitive and..
In our AWS Certifications Study Guide posts, we have seen why AWS Certifications matter for your job profile, how they are are structured, which paths are available, and how to achieve a certification. Now, we can address how to get ready for the AWS Certifications. How to prepare for the exam depends on the specific..
Preparing for an Amazon Web Services certification exam is one of the main reasons that our members choose CloudAcademy.com. AWS certifications are extremely valuable, and our AWS Certifications learning paths are specifically crafted to help students prepare and pass the AWS certification exams. So, given how important this topic is for so many of our..
In the part one of our AWS Certifications Study Guide, we learned about why AWS is so important in the cloud industry, and why its certifications can be a major bonus for any cloud professional. Now it’s time to delve deeper into the structure and organization of the AWS Certification program, in order to better understand..
Getting started with Azure: In my last post, I talked about my strategies for becoming familiar with the AWS cloud, from beginner, all the way to certification. In this post, we’ll focus on another of the leading cloud platforms, Microsoft Azure. As a software engineer who has worked with it for many years, I’d like..