Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog 
    
    Jun 22, 2024  
Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog

Cloud Computing and System Administrator Certificate: 257


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This certificate program provides fundamental knowledge for cloud computing and system administrator positions and also develops skills to install, configure, manage, maintain, and troubleshoot a virtual network infrastructure/cloud platform using popular tools. This certificate program is designed for students pursuing a career in cloud computing and system administrator areas. This program can be completed either on campus or online.

Program Requirements


All students should review the Program Advising Guide and consult an advisor.

Total Credits Hours: 19


* Any three or four-credit NWIT course can be used to satisfy this requirement.

This program can be completed either on campus or online.

Program Outcomes


Upon completion of this program, a student will be able to:

  • Define the Internet of Things (IoT) and list various applications associated with the IoT.
  • Evaluate various cloud delivery models.
  • Describe the basics of networking fundamentals, including technologies, devices and protocols.
  • Identify standard operating and maintenance resources.
  • Explain files types, as well as their location, storage, use and attributes.
  • Maintain high availability and fault tolerance in virtual environment.
  • Configure and deploy Cloud products using virtualization technologies.
  • Design and implement cloud applications that can scale up on a VM (Virtual Machine) and out across multiple VMs.
  • Develop a plan with strategies to pass a minimum of two industry certification exams associated with cloud computing technology.

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