The CompTIA Cloud+ certification validates the skills and expertise of IT practitioners in implementing and maintaining cloud technologies. Cloud+ accredits IT professionals with the constantly changing and advancing knowledge they need to be successful in today’s cloud environment.
As more and more businesses shift their IT operations to cloud platforms, skills in cloud computing and virtualization have become a frequently required qualification for IT professionals. Adding CompTIA Cloud+ to your resume demonstrates your ability to implement and maintain cloud technologies and enables you to jump into a rapidly growing market:
- 9 out of 10 companies use some form of cloud technology1.
- 60 percent of companies have 30 percent or more of their IT systems in the cloud1.
- Cloud computing is estimated to generate nearly 7 million jobs worldwide by the end of 20152.
- The global cloud computing market is projected to reach $270 billion by 20201.
1CompTIA 4th Annual Trends in Cloud Computing
2Market Research Media
|Exam Description||CompTIA Cloud+ covers competency in cloud models, virtualization, infrastructure, security, resource management and business continuity.|
|Number of Questions||100 questions|
|Type of Questions||Multiple choice|
|Length of Test||90 Minutes|
|Passing Score||750 (on a scale of 100-900)|
|Recommended Experience||24 to 36 months of work experience in networking, storage or IT data center administration.
Familiarity with any major hypervisor technologies for server virtualization.
|Price||$285.00 USD (See all pricing)|