Cloud Security Manager Training

We offer private customized training for groups of 3 or more attendees.

Course Description

Course Description The Professional Cloud Security Manager (PCS) course is to explore relevant concepts related to security, risk and compliance within the cloud computing environment. The risks and the impact of cloud computing must be understood in terms of both business and technical security challenges and their effect on business and technical governance and policy. The course also presents the terminologies used to describe security threats and issues and, in particular, those in cloud computing. At the end of the course, students will be able to understand how to secure the different cloud computing services and deployment models and also how to design security in the cloud infrastructure, configurations and applications running within a cloud computing environment. It helps in understanding, applying and analyzing how to manage access to cloud computing resources using accounts, users and groups; and ways that the security manager can secure the data, operating systems, and applications and overall infrastructure within the cloud.
Course Length: 3 Days
Course Tuition: $2,600 (US)


Audience: IT Security Professionals (e.g., Security Engineers, Analysts and Architectures) IT Risk and Compliance Professionals (e.g., Risk Management, Audit and Compliance Managers). Auditors of Cloud Computing Services Network Engineers/Administrators Email System Administrators

Course Outline

Course Introduction
Course Learning Objectives
Course Agenda
Case Study
Cloud Computing: Security, Risks, and Governance
- Module Learning Objectives
- Module Topics
- Cloud Computing Basics
- Information Security Management
- IT Governance
- Cloud Computing Security
- Module Summary
Physical and Operations Security: A Shared Responsibility
- Module Learning Objectives
- Module Topics
- Security and Compliance: A Shared Responsibility
- Physical and Operations Security Considerations
- Risk Management: A Shared Perspective
- Module Summary
Security Management Controls in Cloud Computing
- Module Learning Objectives
- Module Topics
- Identity and Access Management
- Data Protection
- Data Security Lifecycle
- Forensics in the Cloud
- Module Summary
Legal, Contractual, and Operational Monitoring in the Cloud
- Module Learning Objectives
- Module Topics
- Legal and Regulatory Landscape
- Monitoring: Providers and Subscribers
- Security Operations in the Cloud
- Module Summary
Network Security Management in the Cloud
- Module Learning Objectives
- Module Topics
- Network Management in the Cloud
- Vulnerability Management
- Cloud Security Architecture
- Module Summary
Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, and Capacity/Performance Planning
- Module Learning Objectives
- Module Topics
- Business Continuity
- Disaster Recovery Resilient Technology
- Capacity and Performance Planning for Cloud
- Module Summary
Advanced Cloud Security Management Practices
- Module Learning Objectives
- Module Topics
- Advanced Security Considerations
- Secure Development Standards in the Cloud
- Cloud Security Planning
- Module Summary
Case Study (Contd.) Exam Preparation Guide Self-Study and Q & A Exam (if taken on the same day)

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