PA200 Cloud Computing

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2017
Extent and Intensity
2/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Petr Blaho (lecturer), Mgr. Kamil Malinka, Ph.D. (deputy)
Ing. Milan Brož, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mohamed Wassim Issaoui (lecturer)
Mgr. Aleš Křenek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Kamil Malinka, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Petr Vlach, MBA (lecturer)
Mgr. Radim Janča (assistant)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Eva Hladká, Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Contact Person: Mgr. Kamil Malinka, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Tue 16:00–17:50 A319
Prerequisites (in Czech)
PA018 Advanced Topics in IT Security || PA151 Advanced Computer Networks || PA159 Net-Centric Computing I || PA191 Advanced Computer Networking || PV017 IT Security || PV157 Authentication and AC
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
Graguate of this course shall be able to:
- understand basic concepts of cloud computing technologies and infrastructure
- select appropriate methods for design and practical deployment of cloud systems and applications
  • 1. Overview of cloud computing
  • 2. Cloud computing concepts
  • 3. Cloud Service Delivery Models
  • 4. Cloud Deployment Scenarios
  • 5. Cloud infrastructure – virtualization
  • 6. Cloud infrastructure – data repositories
  • 7. Cloud structure
  • 8. Cloud Security - Security in Cloud Computing
  • 9. Cloud providers
  • 10. Transition & Migration to cloud computing environment
  • 11. Standards in cloud computing
  • 12. Scientific clouds - distributed computing and data storage infrastructure
Teaching methods
Lectures with slides, term project, consultations about projects
Assessment methods
During course, a non-trivial project of cloud implementation will be released. Its elaboration is mandatory. The course is finished with final colloquium. Credit will be awarded based on the project's implementation, submission of project documentation and the final oral presentation of project's implementation. The student will response associated questions.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2016, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022.
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