University of Technology Sydney

42891 Infrastructure for Cloud Computing

6cp; 3hpw, on campus
Requisite(s): 32524 LANS and Routing OR 49202 Communication Protocols
Anti-requisite(s): 41891 Cloud Computing Infrastructure
Recommended studies: 42904 Cloud Computing and Software as a Service; 32520 UNIX Systems Administration (or equivalent Linux/Microsoft certification); 32527 Internetwork Design



This subject introduces the concepts and implementation of cloud computing infrastructure, and complements the existing cloud computing subjects. Topics such as cloud architecture, virtualisation and storage technologies, and data centre fundamentals, as well as security and compliance in the cloud, are explored. This subject is heavily influenced by industry interaction, and includes hands-on labs and workshops using and comparing commonly found tools within the cloud infrastructure industry.

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Spring session, City campus

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