3tera, which sells a platform that enterprises can use to manage their own cloud archiecture, is introducing certification programs based around its AppLogic PaaS.
Both programs include instruction, hands-on training and examinations.
The 3tera Certified Cloud Operator program is aimed at service providers, enterprises IT staff and systems integrators who will be responsible for the deployment and operation of cloud services. The program covers installation, configuration, and maintenance of the computing fabric. The program covers hardware requirements, service configuration, hardware failure troubleshooting, provisioning and configuration of virtual private data centers.
The Certified Cloud Architect program is designed for system architects, application developers and systems engineers who will be responsible for the design, integration, provisioning, deployment and management of distributed applications. Participants learn the architectural concepts of the AppLogic cloud computing platform, step-by-step procedures for deploying, operating and managing applications in the cloud, best practices for security, testing and scaling applications, and how to architect for business continuity.