Course description

  • What are the course objectives?

    Simplilearn’s course in Social, Mobile, Analytics, and Cloud (SMAC) is an ideal package for anyone seeking a  career in the social media, mobile technology, analytics and cloud computing sectors in the growing technology space. Users will learn how to use social media on the job to reach a larger number of customers at a faster pace, enhance work efficiency with mobile technologies, leverage big data analytics to drive better marketing and sales programs, and reduce the cost and complexity of technology infrastructure with cloud computing. 

  • What skills will you learn?

    At the end of the Simplilearn’s training in SMAC, the participants will be able to:
    • Describe SMAC and the  scope of each of its core components
    • Describe social media marketing and its impact on business
    • Explain mobile platforms and their uses in various industries
    • Explain the impact of big data and analytics in businesses
    • Discuss cloud computing and its benefits to organizations

  • Who should take this course?

    This course is ideal for anyone who  wants to gain a thorough understanding of SMAC technologies and apply those principles on the job, including:
    • Consultants and IT professionals
    • Sales and marketing professionals 
    • Technical and project managers 

  • These industry-leading organizations trust our training

Course preview

    • Lesson 0 - Course Introduction 04:53
      • 0.1 Course Introduction00:24
      • 0.2 Key Features00:13
      • 0.3 Course Objectives00:16
      • 0.4 Course Overview00:48
      • 0.5 Target Audience00:33
      • 0.6 Prerequisites01:37
      • 0.7 Value to Professionals00:44
      • 0.8 Lessons Covered00:07
      • 0.9 Conclusion00:11
    • Lesson 1 - Introduction to SMAC 21:42
      • 1.1 Introduction to SMAC00:24
      • 1.2 Interesting Facts01:37
      • 1.3 Objectives00:24
      • 1.4 SMAC00:28
      • 1.5 SMAC (contd.)01:04
      • 1.6 SMAC - Social00:57
      • 1.7 SMAC - Mobile00:43
      • 1.8 SMAC - Analytics00:46
      • 1.9 SMAC - Cloud01:01
      • 1.10 Business Benefits of Each Component01:42
      • 1.11 Benefits of SMAC as a Stack01:06
      • 1.12 SMAC Benefits to Professionals01:02
      • 1.13 Recent Market Trends01:51
      • 1.14 New Digital Customer01:11
      • 1.15 ADAPT02:56
      • 1.16 SMAC - Challenges and Solution02:05
      • 1.17 SMAC Implementation00:54
      • 1.18 Quiz
      • 1.19 Summary00:42
      • 1.20 Summary (contd.)00:40
      • 1.21 Conclusion00:09
    • Lesson 2 - Social Media 16:58
      • 2.1 Social Media00:28
      • 2.2 Objectives00:30
      • 2.3 Social Media - Overview01:02
      • 2.4 Online Networking01:53
      • 2.5 Social Media Marketing00:47
      • 2.6 Impact of Social Media on Business01:31
      • 2.7 Emerging Trends in Social Media02:38
      • 2.8 Social Media - User Challenges02:01
      • 2.9 Future of Social Media01:31
      • 2.10 Case Study01:35
      • 2.11 Social Media - Jobs and Salary00:56
      • 2.12 Social Media - Learning Path01:14
      • 2.13 Quiz
      • 2.14 Summary00:43
      • 2.15 Conclusion00:09
    • Lesson 3 - Mobile 27:02
      • 3.1 Mobile00:18
      • 3.2 Objectives00:34
      • 3.3 Introduction01:29
      • 3.4 The Mobile Market01:27
      • 3.5 Mobile Technology - Growth and Reach01:54
      • 3.6 Mobile Platforms and Applications01:02
      • 3.7 Mobile Apps Market01:45
      • 3.8 Impact of Mobile - Mobility01:18
      • 3.9 Enterprise Mobility - Bring Your Own Device01:31
      • 3.10 Enterprise Mobility - Business Context00:47
      • 3.11 Enterprise Mobility - Business Context01:14
      • 3.12 Mobile Commerce01:39
      • 3.13 Mobile Payment02:01
      • 3.14 Mobile Wallets00:54
      • 3.15 Threats to Mobile Data00:57
      • 3.16 Consequences of Data Breaches01:01
      • 3.17 Securing Mobile Data01:37
      • 3.18 Machine to Machine01:11
      • 3.19 M2M in Healthcare00:55
      • 3.20 M2M in Automobiles00:56
      • 3.21 Mobile in SMAC00:48
      • 3.22 Quiz
      • 3.23 Summary00:48
      • 3.24 Summary (contd.)00:49
      • 3.25 Conclusion00:07
    • Lesson 4 - Analytics 12:14
      • 4.1 Analytics00:20
      • 4.2 Objectives00:22
      • 4.3 Big Data00:53
      • 4.4 Characteristics of Big Data00:44
      • 4.5 Digital Footprint00:33
      • 4.6 Categories of Digital Footprint00:53
      • 4.7 Big Data Analytics00:35
      • 4.8 Analytics in Industries00:53
      • 4.9 Emerging Trends in Analytics01:39
      • 4.10 Analytics - Challenges00:56
      • 4.11 Future of Analytics00:57
      • 4.12 Case Study01:06
      • 4.13 Analytics - Jobs and Salary00:39
      • 4.14 Analytics - Learning Path00:58
      • 4.15 Quiz
      • 4.16 Summary00:39
      • 4.17 Conclusion00:07
    • Lesson 5 - Cloud Computing 12:55
      • 5.1 Cloud Computing00:16
      • 5.2 Objectives00:25
      • 5.3 Cloud Computing Overview00:34
      • 5.4 Cloud - Deployment Models01:21
      • 5.5 Cloud - Service Models01:15
      • 5.6 Impact of Cloud Computing on Business01:15
      • 5.7 Emerging Trends in Cloud Computing01:26
      • 5.8 Cloud Computing - Challenges01:19
      • 5.9 Future of Cloud Computing01:13
      • 5.10 Case Study01:11
      • 5.11 Cloud Computing - Jobs and Salary00:59
      • 5.12 Cloud Computing - Learning Path00:43
      • 5.13 Quiz
      • 5.14 Summary00:51
      • 5.15 Thank you00:07
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Exam & certification

  • How do I become certified in SMAC?

    After completing the course, participants must take the SMAC exam conducted by Simplilearn. A certificate will be provided upon passing the exam.
    The details of the exam are as follows:
    Number of exam papers: Two (one practice exam paper and one actual exam paper)
    Total number of questions: 80 (40 questions per paper)
    Duration of the exam: Two hours (60 minutes per paper)
    To receive your certificate, you must:
    Complete 85 percent of the course
    Complete one simulation test with a minimum score of 60 percent%

  • What are the prerequisites for this SMAC certification?

    There are no prerequisites for this course. Simplilearn’s SMAC course can be taken by any individual who wants to gain an understanding of SMAC.

    Course advisor

    Matt Bailey
    Matt Bailey Expert Internet Marketer, President of SiteLogic, Author

    Matt Bailey is the founder and president of SiteLogic, and the author of Internet Marketing: An Hour A Day. Matt also serves on the Advisory Board for Incisive Media’s Search Engine Strategies Conferences, and is one of the conference’s highest-rated speakers.


    Ernest Konnects Miles
    Ernest Konnects Miles Freelance SEO-Cloud/Social Media & Events Specialist

    Tons of awesome information, and a great way to update to the leading trend of integrated technology and innovations of today, and our future.

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    Anaya Gibbs
    Anaya Gibbs

    I would highly recommend this course from Simplilearn for all those professionals who want to make their career in the social media, mobile technology, analytics and cloud computing field.

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    Malaysia Moody
    Malaysia Moody

    SMAC course from Simplilearn is a must for those who wants to gain a competitive edge and wish to widen the career prospects in the job market.

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    Ansuman DM
    Ansuman DM Portfolio Manager - Usability Solutions at Ericsson

    Very good content for the beginners to start their journey on SMAC.

    Vinod Raja
    Vinod Raja Associate Medical Underwriter at RR Donnelley

    Excellent course which gives insight into SMAC for different fields. Loved learning.

    Jyoti Ranjan
    Jyoti Ranjan

    Great course and a must one for everyone who is planning for career in any fields related to Social, Mobile, Analytic's and Cloud. Thanks a lot team for creating such a wonderful course.

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    simona International Content Specialist at HomoSapoens

    A useful insight into SMAC technologies as bundle.

    Krishnanand Shenai
    Krishnanand Shenai

    This introductory course is good for IT and non-IT professionals to understand the intricacies of SMAC.


    • Is there a project I need to complete to complete this course?

      Project completion is not required to complete Simplilearn’s SMAC course. Simplilearn’s SMAC course can be taken up by any individual who wishes to gain an understanding of SMAC.

    • Will I get a Certificate for completing this course?

      Yes, we offer course completion certificate after you successfully complete the training program with the following criteria:

      • Complete 85% of the course.
      • Complete 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.

    • How do I enroll for the Online training?

      You can enroll for this Online training online. Payments can be made using any of the following options and receipt of the same will be issued to the candidate automatically via email.

      1. Visa debit/credit card
      2. American express and Diners club card
      3. Master Card, or
      4. Through PayPal

    • What will I get along with this training?

      You will have access to the online e-learning and practice tests along with the training.

    • Can I cancel my enrollment? Do I get a refund?

      Yes, you can cancel your enrollment. We provide you complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more please go through our Refund Policy.

    • Where and how can I access the e-learning content? Are there any limitations?

      Once you register with us for a course by paying the course fee, you can have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation mail from our side will guide you through the process.

    • I am not able to access the online course. Whom should I contact for a solution?

      Please raise a request via our Help and Support portal to have your issue resolved.

    • Do you provide money back guarantee for the training programs?

      Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. You can refer to the Refund Policy and raise refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

    • I want to know more about the training program. Whom do I contact?

      Please join our Live Chat for instant support, call us, or Request a Call Back to have your query resolved.

    • What does it mean to be GSA approved course?

      The course is part of Simplilearn’s contract with GSA (only US) with special pricing for GSA approved agencies & organizations. To know more click here

    • How do i know if I am eligible to buy this course at GSA price?

      You should be employed with GSA approved agencies & organizations. The list of approved agencies is provided here

    • Disclaimer
    • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.