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CCC certified professionals make an actual difference and help their organizations drive change. They stand out from their peers with verifiable skills and credentials. Get started with our career-changing Professional Cloud Administrator Certification.

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Learning Objectives

Once you become CCC Professional Cloud Administrator-certified, you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of:

  • Types of Cloud Environments: Cloud environment controls, hosting, ITO Outsourcing, CoLoc, Onshore, offshore versus Cloud
  • Planning for Cloud capacity: Policy management and third party management
  • Cloud Administration technology: Virtual networks, storage, and computing, application management in the Cloud
  • Security administration, compliance, and certification
  • Cloud Provisioning: Capacity Management, Service Desk Management, Cloud provisioning/ automation management

Course Details

Pre-requisites

There are no formal requirements for the completion of the certification. Holding the CCC Cloud Technology Associate certification and possessing a basic understanding of Cloud concepts and vocabulary is recommended but not required for the completion of the certification.

Topics covered in the course

  1. Course Introduction
  2. Cloud Resource Administration and Provisioning
  3. Cloud Scalability and Elasticity Administration
  4. Cloud Interoperability and Portability
  5. Strategic Policy Design for Cloud Usage and Compliance
  6. Business Continuity Strategies and Disaster Recovery for Cloud
  7. Cloud Security Fundamentals
  8. Federated Controls and Strategies for Multiple Cloud and Non-cloud Administration
  9. Performance Measures, Monitoring, and Optimization in Production

Content of the course

The industry-recognized CCC Professional Cloud Administrator certification provides you a hands-on, practical approach to Cloud provisioning for administrators and touches upon all the aspects of administering Cloud services. The training covers best practices on Cloud administration, Open Source, as well as global vendor standards.

Course audience

The following departments benefit from CCC Professional Cloud Administrator-certified professionals:

  • Administrative/Management
  • Operations
  • Research & Development
  • Other

CCC Professional Cloud Administrator jobs include:

  • Network Administrators
  • Senior Operators
  • Service Desk Managers
  • Systems Administrators

What will you learn

Once you become CCC Professional Cloud Administrator-certified, you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of:

  • Types of Cloud Environments: Cloud environment controls, hosting, ITO Outsourcing, CoLoc, Onshore, offshore versus Cloud
  • Planning for Cloud capacity: Policy management and third party management
  • Cloud Administration technology: Virtual networks, storage, and computing, application management in the Cloud
  • Security administration, compliance, and certification
  • Cloud Provisioning: Capacity Management, Service Desk Management, Cloud provisioning/ automation management

Please note that if an exam voucher is included, you are able to schedule your exam for up to twelve months.

Course certificate & duration

Certificate: Professional Cloud Administrator

Duration in hours: 16

Domain: Cloud Computing

Delivery Method: 

  • Self-Study e-book
  • Exam voucher for a webcam proctored exam
  • Practice Questions (Presentation Pack)
  • Mock Exam

Accreditation: Cloud Credential Council

Exam details

Delivery: Online

Format: Closed Book

Proctoring: Web proctored

Duration: 75 minutes (15 minutes additional for non-native English Speakers)

No. of Questions: 25 simple multiple choice

Pass Grade: 65%

Scheduling your exam

Generally, your training partner will book the certification exam for you. If you have chosen an online self-study certification option you will be able to use the voucher provided with the training material.

Preparing using a mock exam

Certification courses include a mock exam. You can download the mock exam from your dashboard. Free self-study ebooks do not include an exam.

Accessing your certificate

All certificates and badges are issues through Accredible. You will receive an email with your download link in the days following your exam.

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