01. Cloud Computing. Five Essential Characteristics

When talking about clouds, engineers mean different things. The presentation tells about five essential characteristics of a cloud according to NIST.

  • Training goal: to clarify the basic terms of cloud computing, what it is and what it's not. Basis of this presentation is a definition of cloud by National Institute of Standard and Technology.
  • Target audience: engineers who are interested in cloud computing domain.
  • Estimated training time: 1 hour.
  • Available languages: English and Russian.
  • Group size: 10-100 persons

After the training, you will know:

  • What cloud computing is
  • What every characteristic of a cloud means
  • The reasons of cloud platforms popularity
  • The most popular cloud platform providers


  • Have an idea about infrastructure and application hosting

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