Cloud Computing Essentials

beginner cloud


Have you heard the term “cloud computing” and wondered if it’s right for your research? Do you need to automate workflows, expand your computational capacity, store TBs of data, host web applications, create a database, or solve other computational and storage challenges? If you’d like to learn about the services available in the cloud, and how to sort through your options, this short workshop and discussion is the right place to start.

Things you’ll learn in this workshop

  • The type of cloud computing services that are available
  • Use cases for different cloud computing and storage services
  • Security and compliance considerations
  • How to get started with a cloud computing service and find support



Required Software

None, no laptop required