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Cloud Academy Announces International Expansion

Cloud Academy, the enterprise cloud training platform, has announced a strategic partnership with ICG (I Consulting Group Limited) the Cloud Managed Services Provider in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, and China. ICG will distribute Cloud Academy to enterprise customers embracing digital and cloud transformation across APAC, the company said.

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March 15, 2018

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How to Increase Your Employee’s Productivity in 2018: The Top Experts Speak

As a for-profit entity, you’re doing your best to maximize yearly profit. And much of that profit relies on the productiveness of your employees.

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February 27, 2018

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Eliza Medley
— July 6, 2020

Web Hosting vs. Cloud Hosting: What’s the Difference?

A growing number of businesses go online annually. This is not surprising because the future is in online sales. According to forecasts, only in the U.S., the number of online shoppers will increase to 300 million by 2023, which is 91% of the total population of the country.The begi...

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  • Cloud Computing
  • cloud hosting
  • web hosting
Alisha Reyes
Alisha Reyes
— July 2, 2020

New Content: AWS, Azure, Typescript, Java, Docker, 13 New Labs, and Much More

This month, our Content Team released a whopping 13 new labs in real cloud environments! If you haven't tried out our labs, you might not understand why we think that number is so impressive. Our labs are not “simulated” experiences — they are real cloud environments using accounts on A...

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  • AWS
  • Azure
  • DevOps
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Machine Learning
  • programming
Chester Avey
Chester Avey
— June 30, 2020

Can the Cloud be Trusted with Your Business Data?

There are so many benefits to storing your data in the cloud – but a lot of businesses are against using the cloud due to concerns over security. In fact, 63% of small and medium sizes businesses believe that the cloud should be doing more to protect the data of businesses. So, can you ...

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Alessio Zappa
— June 26, 2020

Why Another UI Library?

In the last quarter, we have started a plan to completely redesign the user interface (UI) of the Cloud Academy website, and we used this opportunity to introduce a fast, reliable, and highly reusable interface that covers the majority of cases. Since we are using React as the main libr...

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  • Javascript
  • React
  • TypeScript
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Nisar Ahmad
Nisar Ahmad
— June 23, 2020

The 12 Microsoft Azure Certifications: Which is Right for You and Your Team?

Cloud computing is one of the fastest-growing technology in this modern era. According to the IDC report, “public cloud spending will grow from $229 billion in 2019 to nearly $500 billion in 2023.” Therefore, nobody can deny the rapid growth of cloud computing in recent years.Many b...

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  • Certifications
  • exams
  • Microsoft Azure
Alisha Reyes
Alisha Reyes
— June 22, 2020

Tech Skills Playbook

Thanks for landing on our first Tech Skills Playbook! This guide is intended to complement our Tech Skills Training Camp and guides you through our platform to maximize your learning experience. If you missed our last Tech Skills Training Camp, you can pre-register to get on the list fo...

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Joe Nemer
Joe Nemer
— June 19, 2020

Kickstart Your Tech Training With a Free Week on Cloud Academy

Are you looking to make a jump in your technical career? Want to get trained or certified on AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, DevOps, Kubernetes, Python, or another in-demand skill?Then you'll want to mark your calendar. Starting Monday, June 22 at 12:00 a.m. PDT (3:00 a.m. EDT), ...

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  • AWS
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Joe Nemer
Joe Nemer
— June 12, 2020

Azure Certifications: Our Experts Explain Which Is Best for You

How do you choose an Azure certification? It can be hard to get started when choosing an Azure certification. There are so many to sift through, so many interesting options, and it requires a time commitment to just understand the cert landscape.To help guide you through the select...

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  • AZ-900
  • Azure
  • Certifications
Alisha Reyes
Alisha Reyes
— June 11, 2020

New Content: AZ-500 and AZ-400 Updates, 3 Google Professional Exam Preps, Practical ML Learning Path, C# Programming, and More

This month, our Content Team released tons of new content and labs in real cloud environments. Not only that, but we introduced our very first highly interactive "Office Hours" webinar. This webinar, Acing the AWS Solutions Architect Associate Certification, started with a quick overvie...

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  • AWS
  • Azure
  • DevOps
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Machine Learning
  • programming
Bea Potter
Bea Potter
— June 10, 2020

6 Ways to Prevent a Data Breach

The cloud is a new territory for the digital world. But with all of its benefits, there also comes risks and dangers. If your business depends on the cloud to store data, you’re probably facing a number of problems about how to best secure your data. According to studies, as many as 95 ...

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Rebecca Willis
Rebecca Willis
— June 3, 2020

Azure vs. AWS: Which Certification Provides the Brighter Future?

More and more companies are using cloud services, prompting more and more people to switch their current IT position to something cloud-related. The problem is most people only have that much time after work to learn new technologies, and there are plenty of cloud services that you can ...

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  • AWS
  • Azure
  • certification
Alisha Reyes
Alisha Reyes
— June 2, 2020

Blog Digest: 5 Reasons to Get AWS Certified, OWASP Top 10, Getting Started with VPCs, Top 10 Soft Skills, and More

Thank you for being a valued member of our community! We recently sent out a short survey to understand what type of content you would like us to add to Cloud Academy, and we want to thank everyone who gave us their input. If you would like to complete the survey, it's not too late. It ...

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  • AWS
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  • blog digest
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  • Cloud Academy
  • OWASP
  • OWASP Top 10
  • Security
  • VPCs