राष्ट्रीय इलेक्ट्रॉनिकी एवं सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान ,कालीकट

National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology,Calicut

Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Government of India
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IS500 - PG Diploma in Cloud Computing

Course : PG Diploma in Cloud Computing
Code : IS500
Starting Date : 18 September,2019
Last Date To Apply : 02 September,19
Course Coordinator :

Course Coordinator: Sini S Nair
Phone: 9447335996 
Phone: 0495-2287266 Exn-226
Email: sini@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 Advanced Linux Server 3
4 Virtualization 3
5 Cloud Computing 2
6 Cloud Infrastructure 3
7 Cloud Security 2
8 Project 6
  Total 24

Course Contents

1.    Introduction to Network Management                (2 Weeks)

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

2.    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

3.    Advanced Linux Server                        (3 Weeks)

  • Configuring DNS Server 
  • Configuring Web Server with Virtual Hosting
  • Configuring MySQL Server
  • Configuring Mail Server
  • Configuring File Servers

4.    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

5.    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

6.    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

7.    Cloud Security                            (2 Weeks)

  • Access Control Types
  • Cryptography and Algorithm Analysis
  • Cloud Monitoring
  • Cloud Auditing
  • Cloud Automation
  • Cloud Security Best Practices    
  • Cloud Standards

8.    Project                                 (6 Weeks)

Course Fees

Course Fee is 60000 + GST


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 02-Sep-2019
Date of Selection list publication 02-Sep-2019 (5:30 PM)
Last date to pay the advance fee (Rs. 10,000/-) 12-Sep-2019
Counseling/Admission 18-Sep-2019
Last date to pay the first installment 18-Sep-2019
Commencement of classes 19-Sep-2019
Last date to pay the second installment 20-Nov-2019

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