An all-new, exam-focused study guide for CompTIA's new technical cloud computing exam. CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Study Guide (Exam CV0-001) offers a proven study system for the CompTIA Cloud+ certification exam-the professional-level exam that aims to validate the skills and knowledge required of IT practitioners working in cloud computing environments. Readers will gain the knowledge and skills required to understand cloud computing terminology; to implement, maintain, and deliver cloud technologies and infrastructures; and to understand aspects of IT security and use of industry best practices related to cloud implementations and the application of virtualization.
To prepare examinees for this challenging, technically focused exam, CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Study Guide (Exam CV0-001) offers 100% complete coverage of the exam objectives woven into an integrated self-study system. The book teaches and reinforces practical skills through special Exam Watch, Inside the Exam, and On-the-Job elements. Also included are end-of-chapter self-test questions with in-depth answer explanations. Electronic content includes two practice exams that mirror the actual exam in content, format, style, tone, and difficulty.
Full coverage of an all-new, important exam-CompTIA Cloud+ is a next step in certification after both CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Storage+
CAPP Authorized and CompTIA reviewed and approved: CAQC (CompTIA Approved Quality Content) Electronic content features two simulated practice exams in the LearnKey MasterExam test engine software and an eBook version of the Study Guide
Market / Audience
Per IDC, the cloud software market reached $22.9 billion in revenue in 2011, a 30.9% year-over-year growth rate. The market is expected to reach $67.3 billion by 2016 at a compound annual growth rate of 24%.
CompTIA recommends that candidates have the CompTIA Network+ and/or CompTIA Storage+ certifications; at least 24-36 months of work experience in IT networking, network storage, or data center administration; and familiarity with any major hypervisor technologies for server virtualization.
Nate Stammer, CompTIA Cloud+, CompTIA Cloud Essentials, CompTIA A+, MCT, MCSE Private Cloud, (Omaha, NE) has worked in the IT industry for more than 15 years. He is a technical trainer and co-owner of Courseware Experts which develops and writes courseware, articles, and videos for a variety of large organizations.
Scott Wilson, CompTIA Cloud+, MCT, MCSE Private Cloud, (Omaha, NE) manages, consults, and trains IT organizations on how to better deliver value to their customers. He has 16 years of experience in global IT leadership across multiple industries and in companies ranging in size from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. Wilson is co-owner of Courseware Experts.