CompTIA’s Cloud Essentials exam validates a candidate has the knowledge and understanding of the main cloud computing principles and concepts. Successful candidates will understand what cloud computing means from a business and technical perspective, as well as what is involved in moving to and governing the cloud.
Target Audience: CompTIA Cloud Essentials is relevant to business analysts, business process owners, technical support staff, managed service provider personnel, new data center staff and sales/marketing staff in cloud product or service environments. While it is not required, CompTIA recommends that a candidate have at least six months of experience working in an environment that markets or relies on IT-related services.
Characteristics of Cloud Services From a Business Perspective
Cloud Computing and Business Value
Technical Perspective/Cloud Types
Steps to Successful Adoption of Cloud Computing
Impact and Changes of Cloud Computing on IT Service Management
Risks and Consequences of Cloud Computing