Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing: New Buzzword, Longstanding Concerns

Course Overview
Some enterprises are attracted to the benefits of cloud computing, such as rapid deployment, flexible scalability and low initial start-up cost. Other businesses remain concerned about cloud computing risks, from data location to security infrastructure. Attorney Peter Vogel explains why, even if your organization's computing is "in the clouds," you need to get the agreement down on paper.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the course participant should be able to:
  • Identify the benefits of cloud computing;
  • Identify cloud computing risks;
  • Determine the key elements of the service level agreement;
  • Recognize what to consider when terminating a cloud provider relationship.

  • Content Partner:

    SmartPros Ltd.

    SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for
    accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of
    content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education
    products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its
    professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD
    ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant
    news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and
    provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include
    50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each
    of its professional markets.

    Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

    Work experience in a corporate staff position, or an introductory course in business law

    Speaker / Author:

    SmartPros Ltd.

    Software & Hardware Requirements:

    • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
    • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
    • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
    • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
    • Ram: 256 MB minimum
    • Sound card with speakers/headphones
    • Windows or Mac OS


    Price (USD)

    Standard Rate: $24.95


    Course Code : 99SPK03

    Release Date : 02/21/2014
    Expire Date : 12/31/2019
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Course Level : Update
    Course Type : New Standards
    Length : 50min
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Theme : Cloud Computing

    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Information Technology

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