CompTIA Cloud Essentials Training Released by TrainSignal

Cloud Computing certification and the business impact of cloud services make up this Essentials course in emerging cloud technologies and services.

Jul 10, 2012, 14:06 ET from TrainSignal

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TrainSignal, the global leader in professional computer training, announced the release of their CompTIA Cloud Essentials training.

This emerging technologies course begins by answering and dissecting a broad question for IT pros, "What is Cloud Computing?" Virtualization expert David Davis bases this training on cloud computing basics leading to business applications, and a CompTIA cloud computing Certification, one of the top vendor-neutral certifications available.

The course focuses on teaching the overall process for evolving a datacenter into a private cloud, and managing systems already adopting some type of cloud infrastructure.

The growing demand for IT pros experienced in working with cloud computing environments has put a premium on formal cloud knowledge. This cloud computing training course explains the following:

  • Cloud Types: public, private, hybrid
  • Benefits of Cloud Computing
  • IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, DRaaS
  • Finding Business Value of the Cloud
  • Impact on IT Service Management
  • CompTIA Cloud Essentials CLO-001 Certification Exam

The instructor presents lessons on the basics and benefits of cloud computing, and covers the necessary objectives to pass the CompTIA Cloud Essentials certification exam, a vendor-neutral certification in partnership with ITpreneurs. After viewing this course, one will be able to analyze the impact of various cloud types on businesses and sectors of IT.

Cloud Essentials training is authored by David Davis (VCP5, vExpert, CCIE), a leading evangelist for virtualization technologies and a renowned speaker, author and trainer. David has created award-winning training for vSphere 5, and recently developed training for VMware vCloud Director, and continues to be a respected source for virtual networking writing for ComputerWorld and Virtualization Review.

CompTIA Cloud Essentials training contains 14 lessons in over 5 hours of video instruction. Students will receive 1 DVD of video lessons and 1 DVD of additional content. Each lesson is available in several formats, iPod Video, Mp3 Audio, .WMV and high quality AVI, allowing students to use course materials on a variety of devices. Students can view all materials online after purchasing the course, ensuring instant access.

CompTIA Cloud Essentials training is available for just $297. TrainSignal backs each and every course with their exclusive 90-day Total Experience Guarantee. All courses are shipped worldwide at no charge.

About TrainSignal: Founded in 2002, TrainSignal provides computer-based "Total Experience" training that gives individuals the tools and confidence to tackle real-world challenges, pass their certification exams and succeed in today's competitive global IT market.

TrainSignal offers a wide range of computer training packages covering Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA, VMware, and Microsoft Office. In addition to its Windows Server 2008, Exchange Server 2010, and Windows 7 courses, TrainSignal offers training for over fifty different training courses including VMware vSphere training, Cisco CCNA training, Citrix XenApp training and more.

A privately-held company, TrainSignal is based in Schaumburg, IL. For more information about TrainSignal, please visit

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