Cloud Computing Systems Certificate

Curriculum CIS.CLD.CERT (C407U)

The certificate in Cloud Computing Systems prepares students for employment as systems administrators, solution architects, and operations managers for enterprise cloud computing platforms.

Upon successful completion of the Cloud Computing Systems Certificate program, the graduate will be able to:

  • design and deploy scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems in cloud environments;
  • manage operations and automation on cloud platforms;
  • migrate existing on premise systems to cloud platforms; and
  • identify operational best practices, cost control, appropriate use, and security on cloud platforms as it relates to business use cases.

Expected Background/Prerequisite Coursework: CIS 101◊ or equivalent work experience.

Last Update Effective: 8/20/17

Required Courses

Credit Hours

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CIS 107

Cloud Systems and Operations

3

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CIS 120

Introduction to Big Data

3

 

CIS 174

Windows Client-Server Administration

3

 

CIS 177

Introduction to Linux

3

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CIS 207

Cloud Computing Architecture and Projects

3

#

CIS 277

Command Processing and Scripting

3

 

 

 

18

 

 

Total credits required for graduation

18

See CIS course descriptions.

Coordinator: David Anderson, Ext. 3968