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A Guide to Cloud Success: Understand the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework

We are pleased to share our “Guide to Cloud Success” training brought to you by the GovLoop Academy. Through this 30-minute interactive course, you will learn about the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (CAF), a process designed to help organizations develop an effective strategy for their cloud adoption journey.

“In order to accelerate the rate of adoption of cloud services, to realize a reduced time to value, it’s important that customers have a conceptual idea of what decisions and what steps they need to make, and then also a sequence for how those decisions need to be made, when they need to be made, and what the outcomes are,” Blake Chism, Practice Manager, AWS Public Sector said. The course can be accessed here.

Receive more guidance about how to choose the best cloud technology for you, and how to create a roadmap for AWS Cloud adoption with an actionable plan to take back to your agency. After completing this learning experience, you’ll be able to discuss the relevance of the AWS Cloud to your agency’s mission, as well as how to use the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework and understand how to best use it.

This course includes the following lessons:

  1. Lesson 1: Benefits of Cloud Computing
  2. Lesson 2: What is the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework?
  3. Lesson 3: The 7 Perspectives of the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework
  4. Lesson 4: Creating a Roadmap for Cloud Adoption
  5. Lesson 5: Build Your AWS Cloud Adoption Framework

Register for the course here. And for more information on AWS cloud adoption, check out these additional resources: