• Next Cohort starts: Sep 27, 2020Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 12 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Program Overview

This Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing will help you become an expert in designing, planning, and scaling cloud implementation. It will enable you to master the core skill sets required to design and deploy dynamically scalable and reliable applications on three of the top Cloud platform providers; Microsoft Azure, AWS, and Google Cloud Platform.

KEY FEATURES

  • Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certification
  • Receive 30 CEUs from Caltech CTME
  • Online Convocation by Caltech CTME Program Director
  • Master Classes from Caltech CTME instructor
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • Physical Certificate from Caltech CTME (on request)
  • 300+ Hours of Blended Learning
  • 30+ Hands-On Projects and Integrated Labs
  • Capstone Project in 4 Domains

Post Graduate Program Advantage

The Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing in collaboration with Caltech CTME leverages Caltech’s academic excellence in Cloud and related technologies.
 

Collaboration with Caltech CTME:

Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds. The contributions of Caltech have earned international recognition, including 38 Nobel Prizes. This PG Program includes Master Classes taught by Caltech CTME instructors.

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Upon completion of this Program you will receive:
  • Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certification
  • Caltech CTME Bonafide Certificate
  • Program Performance Report for the entire learning path
  • 30 CEUs from Caltech CTME
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
Caltech CTME

Program Details

Fast track your career in the Cloud domain via a comprehensive curriculum covering the concepts of Azure, AWS, GCP, and services like, AWS Lambda, Amazon S3, Azure App Services, and many more.

LEARNING PATH

  • Get started with the Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing in collaboration with Caltech CTME and explore everything about the program. Kickstart your Cloud journey with our preparatory courses: Introduction to Cloud Computing, AWS Technical Essentials, Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

  • Simplilearn’s Azure Administrator training provides you with a deep understanding of the entire administrative lifecycle in Azure environment. This Azure course shows you how to maintain services related to computing, storage, network, and security. Enhance your Azure Administrator skills and prepare to ace the AZ-104 Azure Administrator exam.

  • This Azure Developer Certification training aligns with the latest (2020) edition of Azure Developer Certified Associate exam AZ-204. AZ-204 is the updated version of the existing exam for the Microsoft Azure Developer Associate: AZ-203. This exam verifies your ability to select, develop, and implement Azure Cloud technology solutions.

  • The Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies AZ-303 online training course prepares you for a career as a certified Azure Cloud Solutions Architect. You will learn how to manage Azure resources, configure and deploy virtual machines, and master Azure Cognitive Services solutions as you become familiar with the Azure platform.

  • This Azure training course covers the more advanced activities on the Azure platform, such as managing Azure resources, configuring and deploying virtual machines and networks, mastering Azure AD, and securing data. You will also learn how to identify data storage options, integrate SaaS service on Azure, author deployments, and more.

  • This AWS Solutions Architect Certification training will enable you to design, plan, and scale AWS implementations utilizing over 70 Cloud Computing services. The course is aligned with the latest AWS exam featuring Amazon designated best practices.

  • Simplilearn’s AWS Developer Associate training builds upon the skills learned from the AWS Technical Essentials course. This course will teach you how to write code and design scalable applications, implement application security and testing, and develop expertise with key AWS components such as S3, DynamoDB, Elastic Beanstalk, and CloudFormation.

  • This AWS SysOps training is a prerequisite to the DevOps Engineer Certification. You will learn how to migrate on-premise applications to AWS, control the flow of data to and from AWS, master the AWS management console, implement operational cost controls, and enhances your ability to leverage AWS resources and services efficiently.

  • This Cloud Computing Capstone project will give you an opportunity to implement the skills you learned throughout this program. Through dedicated mentoring sessions, you’ll learn how to solve a real-world, industry-aligned Cloud problem. The project is the final step in the learning path and will enable you to showcase your expertise in Cloud Computing to future employers.

Electives:
  • Attend online interactive Master Classes conducted by the instructor from the Caltech CTME and get insights about advancements in the Cloud domain and understand why it has become important for any organization to understand and implement Cloud Computing skills to scale up.

  • Get an understanding on how easily and securely you can move databases onto cloud, understand how the AWS Schema Conversion tool works and learn how the AWS Database Migration service supports both homogenous and heterogeneous migrations

  • Simplilearn's Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Architect certification program will empower you with the skills needed to advance your career in cloud architecture and become a certified Google Professional Cloud Architect. The course covers IAM, Networking, cloud storage, and much more.

SKILLS COVERED

  • Cloud Provider Selection
  • Application Migration
  • Performance Testing
  • Cloud Workloads
  • Identity Access Management
  • Autoscaling
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Web Services and API
  • Cloud Migration and Deployment
  • Database Management
  • MultiCloud Deployment

TOOLS COVERED

amazon ec2amazon ecsapp servicesaws lambdaazure container serviceazure functionselastic beanstalkvirtual machinesamazon dynamo dbamazon rdsazure cosmos dbazure SQL databaseaws cloud formationaws cloudwatchazure resource managerazure visual studio team serveramazon inspectoraws IAMazure key vaultazure security centeramazon elbamazon route 53azure dnsload balancer application gatewayamazon efsamazon elastic block storageamazon s3azure block blobazure storage disk

Industry Projects

  • Project 1

    Deploy an Online Movie Watching Application on Cloud

    You are working in an online entertainment provider. As the company’s resident expert on Cloud deployment, you have to deploy the company’s website on the Cloud.

  • Project 2

    Deploying an Online Doctorrsquos Clinic Application on Cloud

    You work for a healthcare company and as a Cloud Architect, you must deploy the LiveDocApp website on the Cloud.

  • Project 3

    Deploying a Restaurant Application to Cloud

    As a Cloud Architect, you must deploy the restaurant’s application on the Cloud.

  • Project 4

    Deploying Cart Management Application to Cloud

    You work for an E-commerce company and as a Cloud Architect, you must deploy the Cart Management Application on the Cloud.

  • Project 5

    Implement the Azure IaaS

    A company is evaluating Azure as a deployment platform. To do this, you must create virtual networks in the aforementioned region.

  • Project 6

    Using Azure Portal to Implement Security and PaaS Service

    A company has decided to onboard an employee on the company’s default Azure Active Directory and assign a Custom RBAC role under which they will be able to read the network.

  • Project 7

    Azure Function Listening to a Queue 02

    A company decided to bring serverless functionality into their application workload using the Azure function and Storage queue.

  • Project 8

    Automating Workloads with ARM Templates

    A company wants to test an ARM template to bring infrastructure as code into practice. You need to define the entire networking architecture using the ARM template.

  • Project 9

    Migrate SQL Server database to MySQL using AWS DMS

    In this project, you must install the AWS Schema Conversion Tool and use it to verify the effort required to migrate the SQL Server source database.

  • Project 10

    Custom Virtual Private Cloud VPC Creation

    You must create a custom VPC with public and private subnets on two availability zones and launch instances into each subnet.

  • Project 11

    Load balancer configuration

    You must launch two web servers and configure a load balancer and auto-scaling.

  • Project 12

    RD Gateway configuration

    You must configure RD Gateway on a VPC with a public and private subnet.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.

Program Advisor

  • Rick Hefner

    Rick Hefner

    Caltech CTME, Program Director

    Rick Hefner, PhD, specializes in systems development and maintenance; project management; Lean Six Sigma; process improvement, technology transfer; and risk management. His experience spans over 35 years. 

  • John R. Wetsch

    John R. Wetsch

    Program Director

    John Wetsch, Ph.D., PMP, has over 30 years of experience working in the industry, government, and higher education. He has served in various technical capacities, including Program Director for Cloud Computing
    and senior roles as a Project Manager.

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Learner's Profile

This program caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Industry
    Information Technology - 35%Software Product - 29%Banking - 15%BFSI - 9%Others - 12%
    Companies
    Dell
    Abbott
    Bosch
    Accenture
    Amazon
    Wells Fargo
    Infosys
    IBM
    Deloitte
    Barclays
    Oracle
    Microsoft

Industry Trends

As per IDC, at least half of the IT spend is on cloud-based technologies. It is predicted to reach 60% of all IT infrastructure and 60-70% of all software, services and technology spend by 2020.
 

  • Cloud Computing Industry Growth

    17.5% CAGR

     between 2016 and 2026

    $331 billion

    market growth by 2022
     

    Cloud Professional Annual Salary
    $81KMin
    $130KAverage
    $165KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Cloud Professional Hiring Companies
    Microsoft
    VMware
    Dell
    Oracle
    EY
    Amazon
    Source: Indeed

Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Admission Details

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.

Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

Admission

Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks

ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES

For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing, candidates should have:

A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks

May have a non-programming background

Are not required to have prior work experience

ADMISSION COUNSELORS

We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who are available to guide you as you apply to the program. They are available to:

  • Address questions related to your application
  • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
  • Help answer questions and understand the program
Talk to our admissions counselors now!

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this program is $ 5,000. This fee also includes all applicable program charges.

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Affirm or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.

AffirmClimbCredit

Other Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 5,000

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PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Complete this Cloud program while you work
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • Receive 30 CEUs from Caltech CTME
  • Active recruiters include:Amazon, Google, Microsoft and more

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Welcome Class for Caltech PGP Cloud Program
  • Date: 27 Sep-27 Sep

    Time : 20:30 - 22:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG CC - Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator: AZ:104
  • Date: 24 Oct-29 Nov

    Time : 08:30 - 12:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG CC - Microsoft Certified Azure Developer Associate: AZ:204
  • Date: 12 Dec-24 Jan

    Time : 07:30 - 11:30 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG CC - Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: AZ:303
  • Date: 6 Feb-7 Mar

    Time : 07:30 - 11:30 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG CC - Microsoft Azure Architect Design: AZ:301
  • Date: 20 Mar-18 Apr

    Time : 08:30 - 12:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG CC - AWS Solutions Architect SAA C02
  • Date: 1 May-29 May

    Time : 08:30 - 12:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG CC - AWS Developer Associate
  • Date: 12 Jun-3 Jul

    Time : 08:30 - 12:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG CC - AWS Sysops Associate
  • Date: 17 Jul-14 Aug

    Time : 08:30 - 12:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG CC - Cloud Computing Capstone Project
  • Date: 22 Aug-12 Sep

    Time : 08:30 - 10:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

Got Questions regarding the Program dates?

FAQs

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing in collaboration with Caltech CTME?

    For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing, candidates :

    • Should have a bachelor's degree in any discipline with an average of 50% or higher marks
    • May have a non-programming background 
    • Are not required to have prior work experience 
       

  • What is the admission process for this Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing in collaboration with Caltech CTME?

    The admission process for this PG Program consists of three simple steps:

    • All interested candidates are required to apply through the online application form
    • An admission panel will shortlist the candidates based on their application
    • An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and is accepted by the candidates by paying the program fee
       

  • Is there any financial aid provided?

    To ensure money is not a barrier in the path of learning, we offer various financing options to help ensure that this program is financially manageable. Please refer to our “Admissions Fee and Financing” section for more details.
     

  • What should I expect from the Caltech Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing?

    As a part of this Post Graduate Program, you will receive the following:

    Job-ready skills in Cloud and hands-on experience with a full suite of Cloud Computing tools

    • A Capstone Project suitable for your portfolio to demonstrate your skills to employers
    • Caltech Post Graduate Program certification
    • Caltech CTME Bonafide Certificate
    • Transcript for the Entire Learning Path in the Program
    • Industry recognized certificate from Simplilearn
    • Access to Caltech Circle Membership
    • Lifetime access to all core elearning content created by Simplilearn 
    • CEUs upon completion of the course
       

  • What certificate will I receive?

    Upon successful completion of this program, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing certification by Caltech CTME, along with an industry-recognized certificate from Simplilearn for all the courses on the learning path.

  • Will any preparation material be provided to help me get started?

    Once you make the first installment of the program fee, you will also get access to a preparatory course. You will have to go through the assigned course before coming for the first class, which consists of 15+  hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos.
     

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified on your first attempt. They proactively engage students to assure they’re following the course path and to help enrich their learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.
     

  • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

    Our highly qualified instructors are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.  In addition, master classes will be taught by the permanent faculty of Caltech CTME, each of whom has substantial industry experience.
     

  • How do I earn the certificate for this Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing?

    Upon successful completion of all the courses in the learning path, you will be eligible to receive the Post Graduate Certification that will attest to your skills as an expert in Cloud Computing.

  • I am not able to access the online program. Who can help me?

    Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.
     

  • What is covered under the 24/7 support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course.
     

  • If I want to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    No refund will be applicable once you make the partial/full payment.

    * Disclaimer
    All programs are offered on a non-credit basis and are not transferable to a degree.
     

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