In this video, you can learn about how the cloud is used to store and organize data, the pros and cons of using this cloud service, and examples of cloud storage services.
- [Instructor] Now's the time when we begin…to delve into what the cloud actually does.…In a nutshell, cloud computing brings you applications…so you can view, manipulate, and share data.…Many of the applications you may be familiar with…on your desktop computer also exist in cloud computing.…Think of Microsoft Office 365, for example.…The only real difference in cloud computing…is how you interact with these applications,…and the most common interactions…will be with storage and database functionality.…
So let's explore this service now.…We'll begin with database storage.…These are typically repositories…for your information, with links built in…to make your information more searchable.…The information will typically be spread out…over physically dispersed hardware.…Just think of Amazon SimpleDB,…which presents a number of pros and con.…One pro is what happens when there's an issue…with one database system?…Well, because information is dispersed…only a fragment of your information is affected,…not the entire database.…
- Cloud components and infrastructure
- Cloud computing benefits
- Cloud security
- Cloud storage considerations
- Working with Google G Suite, Microsoft Office 365, iCloud, and more
- Using collaboration tools: Microsoft Teams, Dropbox, and more
- Migrating to the cloud
- Monitoring the performance of your cloud services
Skill Level Beginner
1. Cloud Computing Basics
2. Evaluate Cloud Computing for Business
3. Cloud Storage
About storage providers2m 1s
4. Cloud Tools and Services
5. Cloud Tools for Teams
6. Migrate to the Cloud
7. Evaluate Cloud Performance
Next steps1m 2s
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