राष्ट्रीय इलेक्ट्रॉनिकी एवं सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान ,कालीकट

National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology,Calicut

Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Government of India
Course Calendar

IS500 - PG Diploma in Cloud Computing

Course : PG Diploma in Cloud Computing
Code : IS500
Starting Date : 20 March,2017
Last Date To Apply : 08 March,17
Course Coordinator :

Course Coordinator: Munivel E
Phone: 9400055757
Phone: 0495-2287266 Exn-239
Email: munivel@calicut.nielit.in

Course Preamble

Business @ the speed of thought has moved from a buzzword to a business reality owing to the integration of business and technology. Digital infrastructures and information networks have become central to any business activity. The information residing on these computers, networks and in cloud are an essential asset and due care should be taken for its security. The impact of any loss of this asset or any downtime of the infrastructure is quite high with the proliferation of easy-to-use tools and open how-to-discussions, the number of people aiming to hack in to or bring down the network is high, both in this country and abroad. Hence, there is a need for heightened security measures to protect both infrastructure and data.

Course Objective

The Course is a six months program aimed at molding candidates to Skilled System/Cloud Engineer with Information Security knowledge to maintain the Systems, Networks and cloud infrastructure in today’s scenario.

Course Outcome

This skill-oriented course provides candidates with information required for configure and administration of OS Server, Cloud Deployment & its Security and equip them with the skills required to protect & recover the computer systems & networks from various security threats in dedicated or cloud environment.

Course Structure

Sl. No Course Modules Weeks
1 Introduction to Network Management 2
2 Introduction to Windows & Linux Server 3
3 Scripting 3
4 Virtualization 3
5 Cloud Computing 2
6 Cloud Infrastructure 3
7 Cloud Security 2
8 Project 6
  Total 24

Course Contents

Introduction to Network Management (2 Weeks)

  • Introduction to ISO & TCP/IP Stack
  • Cabling
  • Addressing
  • Managing Basic Switches
  • Managing Advanced Switches
  • Managing Basic Routers

Introduction to Windows & Linux Server (3 weeks)

  • Installing Windows Server
  • Setting Active Directory
  • Managing Active Directory
  • Managing User & Group
  • Setting File, Web Server
  • Backup and Restore
  • Introduction to Linux Fundamentals & Commands
  • Advanced Linux Commands

Scripting (3 weeks)

  • Python Programming
  • Database access
  • XML parsing

Virtualization (3 weeks)

  • Configuring Virtual Box
  • Configuring VMware
  • Configuring KVM Server
  • Configuring Xen
  • Configuring Hyper-V
  • Deploying Vagrant
  • Setting Linux Container
  • Configuring Open Storage
  • Configuring Open vSwitch

Cloud Computing with SaaS & PaaS Cloud (2 Weeks)

  • Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • Types of Cloud Services
  • Introduction to SaaS Cloud
  • SaaS Cloud Deployment with Open Source Tools
  • Introduction to PaaS Cloud
  • PaaS Cloud Deployment with Google App Engine
  • PaaS Cloud Deployment with OpenShift
  • PaaS Cloud Deployment with Bluemix

Cloud Infrastructure using OpenStack, XenServer & vSphere (3 Weeks)

  • Introduction to IaaS Cloud
  • Types of Cloud Deployment with Xen/KVM
  • Setting Private Cloud with OpenStack
  • Setting Private Cloud with XenServer and XVP
  • Setting Private Cloud with vSphere
  • Deployment with Public Cloud AWS

Cloud security(2 weeks)

  • Access Control Types
  • Cryptography and Algorithm Analysis
  • Configuring DNS Server
  • Configuring Web Server with Virtual Hosting
  • Securing Web Server
  • Configuring MySQL Server
  • Configuring File Servers
  • Cloud Monitoring
  • Cloud Auditing
  • Cloud Automation
  • Cloud Security Best Practices
  • Cloud Standards

Project (6 weeks)

Course Fees

Course Fee is 60000 +Service Tax @actuals


ME / MTech, BE / BTech, MCA, MSc / BSc (IT / Computer Science / Electronics) or equivalent of any of these.

Important Dates

Last date to apply online/offline with Reg. fee 08-March-2017
Date of Selection list publication 08-March-2017 (5:30 PM)
Last date to pay the advance fee (Rs. 10,000/-) 15-March-2017
Counseling/Admission 20-March-2017
Last date to pay the first installment 20-March-2017
Commencement of classes 21-March-2017
Last date to pay the second installment 15-May-2017

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Contact Us

NIELIT Calicut
Post Box No. 5, P. O. NIT Campus,
CALICUT – 673601,Kerala
Tel. : 0495-2287266, 2287166 ,
Fax : 0495-2287168
Reach Us on WhatsApp 9446711666
Email : info@calicut.nielit.in