SoftLayer Fundamentals (WT-SLF)

This two-day instructor-led training course introduces SoftLayer Infrastructure-as-a-Solution (laaS) solutions through instruction and hands-on labs activities. Attendees will gain the basic fundamentals needed to become more proficient in SoftLayer and make informed decisions about laaS solutions based on business requirements.      

Pre Requisites:
Before taking this course students should have a familiarity with:
  • Hardware used with cloud computing
  • Load balancing
  • Internet and Web-hosting fundamentals
  • Cloud computing
  • SoftLayer overview 
  • For individuals interested in becoming SoftLayer business partners and evaluate the SoftLayer's IaaS capabilities in more detail.
  • Individuals responsible for evaluating the technical benefits of using third party cloud hosting services such as SoftLayer for IaaS
  • IT solution and software architects who want to assess the fit of SoftLayer's IaaS technologies and how they align with their business requirements
  • Application developers who want to understand the SoftLayer's IaaS capabilities and how to leverage them into their applications
  • Network managers who want to understand IaaS connectivity and performance considerations to manage the computer networks across their business
  • Security managers who want to learn how to design IaaS solutions that protect underlying information using cloud services
  • Storage managers who need to assess IaaS options to manage the storage architecture strategy 

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Day 1
  • Lesson 1 - Changing the Landscape Without Changing the Definition
  • Lesson 2 - Defining SoftLayer Cloud Architecture
  • Lesson 3 - Connecting to the Cloud - SoftLayer network options, Part 1
  • Lesson 4 - Connecting to the Cloud - SoftLayer network options, Part 2

Day 2
  • Lesson 5 - Keep safe - securing your SoftLayer virtual instances
  • Lesson 6 - Storing Your Data
  • Lesson 7 - Understanding SoftLayer Managed Services
  • Lesson 8 - Monitoring and Management
  • Lesson 9 - Leveraging the SoftLayer Differentiators