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Service Center

Cloud Computing Syllabus
  1. Overview of Distributed Computing
    1. Trends of computing
    2. Introduction to distributed computing
    3. Next big thing: cloud computing
  2. Introduction to Cloud Computing
    1. What’s cloud computing
    2. Properties & Characteristics
    3. Service models
    4. Deployment models
  3. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
    1. Introduction to IaaS
    2. Resource Virtualization
      1. Server
      2. Storage
      3. Network
    3. Case studies
  4. Platform as a Service (PaaS)
    1. Introduction to PaaS
    2. Cloud platform & Management
      1. Computation
      2. Storage
    3. Case studies
  5. Software as a Service (SaaS)
    1. Introduction to SaaS
    2. Web services
    3. Web 2.0
    4. Web OS
    5. Case studies
  6. Cloud issues and challenges
    1. Cloud provider Lock-in
    2. Security
  7. Term project & presentation