Cloud Adoption Framework - Cloud Skills for Executive Teams

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The Cloud Adoption Framework from AWS provides a guide to help organizations design and travel an accelerated path to successful cloud adoption. Moving an organization forward through the cloud maturity stages of the Cloud Adoption Framework requires all teams within an organization to have a baseline understanding of the operational aspects of cloud computing. This learning path is specifically designed to provide executive teams with a baseline understanding of the operational and cultural aspects of adopting cloud services.

Intended Audience
Teams and individuals in the Business Perspective of the Cloud Adoption Framework. IT Finance, IT Strategy, Business Risk Management

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the business benefits and operating models of cloud computing services
  • Understand the operational requirements of implementing cloud operating models
  • Understand the benefits of adopting AGILE processes

No specific prerequisites. The content is designed to help non-technical teams increase awareness and knowledge from a business perspective

Course Agenda
We start with understanding of what is Cloud Computing and what are the benefits, opportunities and impacts of Cloud services from a business perspective. We then examine the business considerations of cloud migrations and some of the business considerations of moving to a cloud service model.

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Learning Path Steps

1 courses

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Learning Path Summary

10 exam-filled

Exam: Cloud Adoption Framework - Cloud Skills for Executive Teams


Dec 16 2018

About the Author

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Andrew is an AWS certified professional who is passionate about helping others learn how to use and gain benefit from AWS technologies. Andrew has worked for AWS and for AWS technology partners Ooyala and Adobe.  His favorite Amazon leadership principle is "Customer Obsession" as everything AWS starts with the customer. Passions around work are cycling and surfing, and having a laugh about the lessons learnt trying to launch two daughters and a few start ups.