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CCNA Cloud CLDADM 210-455 Official Cert Guide, 1st edition

  • Chris Jackson
  • Hank A. A. Preston
  • Steve Wasko

Published by Cisco Press (October 28th 2016) - Copyright © 2017

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CCNA Cloud CLDADM 210-455 Official Cert Guide

ISBN-13: 9781587144530

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Overview

  • Authoritative coverage of every CCNA Introducing Cisco Cloud Administration (210-455 CLDADM) exam topic, with all the context and practical examples you need to succeed
  • Logical, well-organized, and practical coverage of key Cisco cloud concepts, features, and designs
  • Covers foundational cloud concepts and background; Cisco cloud technology and software suites; cloud administration and operations; monitoring, planning, remediation, and more
  • Includes realistic practice tests, plus extensive proven features to help students review more efficiently

Table of contents

Introduction xxiv

Part I Cloud Admin Fundamentals

Chapter 1 A n Introduction to Cloud 3

“Do I Know This Already?” Quiz 3

Foundation Topics 6

What Is Cloud? 6

    History of Cloud 6

        Mainframe Computing 6

        The Rise of the Virtual Machine 7

        Virtual Private Network 8

        Application Service Providers 8

        Amazon Web Services 8

        Cloud Computing Today 9

    NIST Definition 9

        Essential Characteristics 10

        Service Models 11

        Deployment Models 12

    SDN and Cloud 13

        An SDN Definition 13

        The Challenges SDN Solves 13

        SDN Is a Cloud Enabler 14

Applications and Cloud 15

    Traditional Applications 15

    Virtualized Applications 16

    Cloud-Native Applications 17

Chapter 2 Cloud: A New Operations Model for IT 21

“Do I Know This Already?” Quiz 21

Foundation Topics 24

IT Operations, Past, Present, and Future 24

    Waterfall 24

    Lean 26

    Agile 27

        Moving Faster 28

        The Future of IT Operations 29

    IT as a Broker of Services 30

The Rise of DevOps 30

Service Catalog 36

Self-Service Portal 39

Chapter 3 The Cloud Operation Journey 43

“Do I Know This Already?” Quiz 43

Foundation Topics 46

Embracing Cloud 46

    Shadow IT 46

    The Journey Starts Here 48

Cisco Domain Ten 49

    Domain 1: Unified Infrastructure 50

    Domain 2: Abstraction and Virtualization 50

    Domain 3: Automation and Orchestration 51

    Domain 4: User Portal (Self-Service Portal) 53

    Domain 5: Service Catalog 54

    Domain 6: Financials 55

    Domain 7: Platform and Data 56

    Domain 8: Applications and Analytics 56

    Domain 9: Secur

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