NTC 300 Entire Course

Entire Course Download Link

https://uopcourses.com/category/ntc-300/

 

 NTC/300

CLOUD TECHNOLOGIES

 

The Latest Version A+ Study Guide

 

**********************************************

NTC 300 Entire Course Link

https://uopcourses.com/category/ntc-300/

**********************************************

 

 

NTC 300 Week 1 Individual: Your Own Cloud
 

Assignment Preparation: Activities include reviewing the Lynda.com® videos, completing the Pluralsight courses, independent student reading, and research.

Watch the following Lynda.com® videos:

 

 

 

“Cloud Computing First Look” with David Rivers: 

 

 

 

Section 1, “Cloud Computing Basics”
 

 

Section 2, “Evaluate Whether Cloud Computing Is Right for Your Business”
 

 

Section 3, “Explore Cloud Storage”
 

 

 
 

 

“Up and Running with OneDrive” with Jess Stratton: 

 

 

 

Introduction
 

 

Section 1, “Getting Started with OneDrive”
 

 

 
 

 

Complete the following Pluralsight courses:

 

 

 

“Cloud Computing 101”
 

 

“History of Cloud Computing”
 

 

“Exploring Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Solutions”
 

 

“Exploring Software as a Service (SaaS) Solutions”
 

 

Watch the Microsoft® training video “What is OneDrive?”

If you are not already using OneDrive® as part of your University of Phoenix Office 365™ account, sign up for your free University of Phoenix Office 365™ account and set up your OneDrive® account.

Explore the services provided.

Upload a document to your OneDrive® Cloud environment, and then retrieve that same document, saving it onto an USB Flash Drive.

Write a 1- to 2-page report covering the following requirements:

 

 

 

In 350 to 700 words, describe your experiences of setting up your OneDrive® Cloud environment.
 

 

Paste two screenshots into your document.
 

 

Based on this experience, your reading, and additional research, explain how you might personally use the OneDrive® cloud services.

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 2 Learning Team: Cloud Implementation Proposal Project Plan
 

Review the Learning Team assignment, due in Week Five.

Develop a 1-page Cloud Implementation Proposal project plan that details all the tasks, as well as a timeline and Learning Team member assignments. Be sure to include a start date and end date, and owner/learning team member for each task.

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 2 Individual: Hypervisor
 

Assignment Preparation: Activities include reviewing the Lynda.com® videos, completing the Pluralsight courses, and independent student reading and research.

Watch Section 5, “Migrate to the Cloud,” of the Lynda.com® video “Cloud Computing First Look” with David Rivers.

Complete the following Pluralsight courses:

 

 

 

“Is Cloud Computing Right for You?”
 

 

“Finding Business Value in Cloud Computing”
 

 

“Evolving Your Datacenter into a Private Cloud”
 

 

“Cloud Computing – Under the Hood”
 

 

“Cloud Computing – Challenges, Risks, and Mitigation”
 

 

“Ensuring Successful Cloud Adoption”
 

 

 

Use Visio® to create a diagram of a type one hypervisor that runs three Microsoft® virtual machines.

Create an 8- to 10-slide PowerPoint® presentation explaining the advantages and disadvantages of each type of hypervisor. Make sure to include detailed slide notes for your presentation.

Include a 1-page executive summary summarizing the advantages and disadvantages of each type of hypervisor used for your presentation.

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 3 Learning Team: Cloud Implementation Proposal: Delivery Methods & Migration Overview
 

Add the following portions of the Cloud Implementation Proposal that is due in Week Five, a minimum of two pages are required:

 

 

 

Delivery models – A discussion of the delivery models that might be used and why.
 

 

Migration overview – A brief overview of the methods recommended for migrating to cloud services.
 

 

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab, and post on the Learning Team primary OneDrive® cloud location.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 3 Individual: OneDrive’s Cloud Consumer View
 

Assignment Preparation: Activities include completing the Pluralsight course, and independent student reading and research.

Complete the following Pluralsight courses:

 

 

 

“Introduction to Windows Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)”
 

 

“Understanding Windows Azure IaaS”
 

 

“Windows Azure Virtual Networks”
 

 

“Storage and Disks”
 

 

“Deploying Virtual Machines on Windows Azure IaaS”
 

 

“Windows Azure Backup”
 

 

“High Availability”
 

 

Create a 10- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation that outlines and briefly describes the characteristics of the advance cloud architectures covered in Ch. 12, “Advanced Cloud Architectures,” of Cloud Computing: Concepts, Technology & Architecture.

In addition to submitting the presentation using the Assignment Files tab, take a screenshot of your created OneDrive® cloud storage system and submit as a part of the assignment showing the presentation.

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 4 Learning Team: Cloud Implementation Proposal: Infrastructure
 

Complete the following 1-page diagram of the Cloud Implementation Proposal that is due in Week Five:

 

 

 

Infrastructure – Use Microsoft® Visio® to diagram the recommended cloud infrastructure. Be sure to include, where applicable: storage, VM images, virtual servers, portals, resource pools, security groups, APIs.
 

 

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab, and post on the Learning Team primary OneDrive® Cloud location.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 4 Individual: Cloud Computing Recommendation Memo
 

Assignment Preparation: Activities include reviewing the Lynda.com® videos, completing the Pluralsight courses, independent student reading, and research.

Watch the following sections of the Lynda.com® video “Cloud Computing First Look” with David Rivers:

 

 

 

Review Section 2, “Evaluate Whether Cloud Computing Is Right for Your Business”
 

 

Section 6, “Evaluate Cloud Performance in Your Business”
 

 

Complete the following Pluralsight courses:

 

 

 

“Risks and Consequences of Cloud Computing”
 

 

“Operate and Configure Cloud Security”
 

 

“Operate and Secure Virtual Environments”
 

 

 

Referencing the material covered this week on resource management and security, as well as the material covered the last three weeks on cloud computing scenarios, virtualization components, cloud security, and cloud-based security groups, prepare a 1- to 2-page email memorandum for record to the CIO of your organization detailing:

 

 

 

recommendations for two possible cloud computing scenario vendors
 

 

the cloud vendors security groups approach
 

 

the vendors possible cloud security vulnerabilities
 

 

key virtualization hardware resources required
 

 

core virtual components (RAM/Memory, CPU, Disk/Storage, or Virtual Networking)
 

 

Email content summary:

 

 

 

Research, outline, and briefly describe, in two to three paragraphs, at least two commercially/fielded examples of each of the three cloud computing scenarios (Compute Cloud, Cloud Storage, and Cloud Application).
 

 

Research, list, and identify, in two to three paragraphs, your recommended security groups for each of the examples listed in part one.
 

 

Research, list, and Identify, in two to three paragraphs, possible security vulnerabilities on each of the examples listed in part one.
 

 

Research, Identify, and explain, in two to three paragraphs, which virtual component (RAM/Memory, CPU, Disk/Storage, or Virtual Networking) is the most critical on each of the examples listed in part one.
 

 

In addition to submitting the email content in a Word document using the Assignment Files tab, take a screenshot of your created OneDrive® cloud storage system and submit with the assignment.

Use APA BusinessMemorandum format for your assignment.

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 5 Learning Team: Cloud Implementation Proposal
 

Complete your Cloud Implementation Proposal by compiling the sections below and reviewing the previous weeks submissions for any required edits as suggested by the instructor. Final proposal should be 5 to 7 pages:

 

 

 

Executive summary – An overview of what cloud computing is and what benefits it would bring to the organization.
 

 

Policies and procedures – Define your policies on change management, capacity management, and life cycle management.
 

 

Security plan – A discussion on methods chosen and why.
 

 

Disaster recovery plan – A discussion on methods chosen and why.
 

 

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 5 Individual Assignment: Cloud Services Providers
 

Assignment Preparation: Activities include completing the Pluralsight course, independent student reading, and research.

Complete the following Pluralsight courses:

 

 

 

“Distributed Systems with AWS”
 

 

“Provisioning Durable Storage with EBS and S3”
 

 

“Leveraging SQS for Scalable Processing”
 

 

“Adding EC2 Virtual Machines”
 

 

Research CenturyLink®, Microsoft Azure™, Google, and Amazon Web Services, and createa 6- to 8-slide PowerPoint® presentation highlighting the following:

 

 

 

Advantages and disadvantages each cloud services provider has over the other vendors
 

 

The top three cloud services provided by each vendor
 

 

Security and U.S Government accreditations each vendor possesses
 

 

Your opinion (using bulleted statements) on which vendor has the overall best suite of cloud services and products. Explain, defend, and justify your answer
 

 

In addition to submitting the presentation using the Assignment Files tab, take a screenshot of your created OneDrive® cloud storage system and submit with the assignment.

Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab.

 

 
 

 

NTC 300 Week 5 Individual: Professional Organizations
 

Research and write a 1- to 2-page paper discussing what professional organizations you might join and what websites you might visit, that would provide insight into a career that includes responsibility for cloud deployment. Pick at least one local organization and one national organization; organizations can be virtual (e.g., LinkedIn group).

In addition to submitting the paper using the Assignment Files tab, take a screenshot of your created OneDrive® cloud storage system and submit with the assignment.
Powered by