Cloud Infrastructure Planning and Design (MR-1CP-ETCIPD)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This course is intended for architects, designers, and consultants who are involved in the planning and design of cloud infrastructure components.


Students are expected to be technical professionals with three or more years of design experience in storage, operating systems, virtualization, networking, business continuity, or disaster recovery. Recommended prerequisites include: EMC Information Storage and Management (EMCISA), EMC Cloud Infrastructure and Services (EMCCIS), VMware Certified Professional (VCP) and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA).

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Apply relevant design processes and techniques when producing an effective cloud infrastructure design.
  • Create a cloud infrastructure design that addresses business requirements and constraints that were identified during an assessment.
  • Communicate the benefits, challenges, and considerations of various cloud-enabling technologies as well as their relevance in meeting a business requirement or constraint.
  • Develop a cloud infrastructure design that includes components such as cloud management, consumer resources, elasticity, metering, hybrid capabilities, and disaster recovery.

Course Content

This course provides technical professionals with the knowledge and skills to successfully design a cloud infrastructure that supports multiple types of services. It uses an open approach to planning and design, focusing on core concepts and practices and citing examples from multiple vendors, products, and cloud technologies. This course highlights the benefits, challenges, and considerations of design choices and emphasizes the importance of proper requirements gathering in the design process. Additionally, students are provided with an opportunity to practice these new skills during a collaborative cloud design project. This course aligns with the specialist level of the EMC Cloud Architect Certification.

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: US$ 5,000.-
Dates and Booking

Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course. Training date request