Professional Cloud Administrator (PCA)
The CCC Professional Cloud Administrator certification provides network, systems and database administrators with insights to cloud administration to effectively manage cloud solutions. The interaction between a cloud environment and the existing network/administrative policies is one of the most challenging management issues to resolve. This certification guides administrators through the shift, covering all aspects of cloud administration.
The certification lays out the core components of the cloud administrator function and the necessary skills. Candidates will be able to apply the underpinning administration concepts in an enterprise cloud computing environment, while taking into account the impact of the shift of some aspects of a cloud administration role to external cloud providers.
The course also explores the broadening of cloud administration remit including IT environments that are elastic and involve self-service administration through third parties with varying degrees of access control. Overall, the certification establishes best practices in cloud administration.