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IBM Cloud Infrastructure Fundamentals

  • Course Code GK5947
  • Duration 2 days

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Company Event

    Event at company

  • Public Classroom

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  • Virtual Learning

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Course Overview


This course introduces you to IBM Bluemix Infrastructure’s Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) capabilities. You will then apply this newfound knowledge to a typical e-commerce workload.


Course Schedule


Target Audience

  • Who Should Attend
  • Individuals who want to learn details about IBM Bluemix’s IaaS capabilities
  • Individuals responsible for evaluating the technical benefits of using third-party cloud hosting services such as Bluemix for IaaS
  • IT solution and software architects who want to assess the suitability of Bluemix’s IaaS technologies and how they align with their business requirements
  • Application developers who want to learn about Bluemix’s IaaS capabilities and how to leverage them into their applications
  • Network managers who want to understand IaaS connectivity and performance considerations to manage the computer networks across their businesses
  • Security managers who want to learn how to design IaaS solutions that protect underlying information using cloud services
  • Storage managers who need to assess IaaS options to manage their storage architecture strategy




Course Objectives


What You'll Learn

  • Cloud terminology
  • Advantages of using IBM Bluemix Infrastructure
  • Deploy compute instances
  • Evaluate multiple network options and security implications
  • Differentiate and implement storage options
  • Security, compliance, and data privacy
  • IBM Bluemix Infrastructure differentiators


Course Content

  • Classroom Live Outline
  • 1.Introducing IBM Bluemix Infrastructure
  • 2.Defining Cloud Compute Architecture
  • 3.Connecting to the Network
  • 4.Storing Data
  • 5.Securing Your Environment
  • 6.A Real-World Application
  • Classroom Live Labs
  • Lab 1: Navigate the UI
  • Lab 2: Deploy a VM
  • Lab 3: Use Image Templates to Deploy Servers Faster
  • Lab 4: Explore the Bluemix Infrastructure Network Backbone
  • Lab 5: Use the Bare Metal Server Management
  • Lab 6: Distribute Workload across Servers and Scale Based on Demand
  • Lab 7: Allocate Space to a DB Server and Confirm Performance
  • Lab 8: Protect Servers Exposed to the Internet
  • Lab 9: Connect to a NAS volume and View Performance
  • Lab 10: Upgrade Devices
  • Lab 11: Establish User Security



Follow on Courses


Practice designing actual Bluemix infrastructures based on business drivers and workload requirements of an e-commerce workload, a social collaboration workload, and a big data workload.



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