The Cloud: Embracing the Future

The use of cloud technologies represents a continued evolution in virtualization that has become a staple in today's datacenters. While the knowledge of virtualization has been a requirement for IT professionals, today they must further augment their understanding with the fundamentals of cloud technology. As companies are using cloud providers for email, application development, web hosting, remote access, disaster recovery, and a myriad of other applications, a thorough understanding of the cloud landscape is critical for productive IT professionals in today’s world. This webinar will provide an overview of the various cloud technologies, familiarize you with the terminology, and introduce you to one of the key certifications in this space: CompTIA Cloud+.

Recorded: 6/28/2017


Patrick Loner

Patrick Loner has certifications for MCSA, MCSE, MCITP, A+, Network+, Security+, and more. He has been working as a Microsoft Certified Trainer, network administrator, and network consultant for over ten years. He has over a decade of experience working with and teaching about Windows networks with client and server operating systems. He has guided many students toward Microsoft and CompTIA certifications. Most recently, he has worked as a freelance trainer and network consultant specializing in Windows Server 2008 and Microsoft Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010 implementations, design, and upgrades. Patrick continues to branch out now working with and training on Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Exchange 2013, and System Center Configuration Manager 2012.