Cloud Development Course

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Jun 24, 2012 (5 years and 3 months ago)

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Software Development

in
the
Cloud

Free Training Course for Software Engineers

Svetlin Nakov


Telerik
Software Academy

academy.telerik.com

Table of Contents


About Telerik Academy


Cloud Development


About the Course


Course Curriculum


The Trainers Team


Course Schedule


Assessment


Certification and Awards


Recommended Books





2

About Telerik &
Telerik Academy

About Telerik


What
Telerik

does?


Leading vendor of ASP.NET AJAX, Silverlight,
WPF, Window Phone 7 and ASP.NET MVC
components, ORM, Reporting, and CMS
solutions and Visual Studio plugins


Headquartered in Bulgaria


With offices in USA, Germany, Australia, India


More than
500

employees


mostly developers


Employer #1 in Bulgaria for 2010


Microsoft Gold Certified Partner

4

About Telerik Academy


Telerik Academy is an initiative Telerik for
training of young software engineers


Software Academy


.NET Essentials, QA Academy,
Dev
-
Support


Student Courses


School Academy


Algo Academy


Kids Academy


Contests and other

free initiatives

5

Software Academy

C# Fundamentals

QA Academy

.NET Essentials

Developer Support

Job at Telerik

University Courses

School Academy

Kids Academy

Academy at a Glance

6

Algo
Academy

Another Job

Courses for Students @ Telerik Academy

High
-
Quality Code


(
starting 5 March
)

Mobile Development

(
starting

October
)

Free Courses for Students

7

Web Applications

with
ASP.NET MVC

(
starting
October
)

Cloud Development

(
starting
14 March
)

Web Design with HTML
5

(
starting 13 and 15
March
)

Windows 8 Development

(
starting October
)

What is Cloud and
Cloud Development?

What
is Cloud?


Cloud

≈ multiple hardware machines combine
their computing power and resources


Share them between multiple applications


To save costs and use resources more efficiently


Public clouds


Provide computing resources on demand


Publicly in Internet


Paid or free of charge (to some limit)


Amazon AWS, Google App Engine, Microsoft
Azure,
Rackspace,
PHPFog, Heroku, AppHarbor

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Cloud Computing Models


Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)


Virtual machines in the cloud on demand


Users install the OS and software they need


Platform as a Service (PaaS)


Platform, services and APIs for developers


E.g. Java + JBoss + JSF + JPA + MongoDB or

JavaScript
+ Node.js + MongoDB + RabbitMQ


Software as a Service (SaaS)


Hosted application on demand (e.g. WordPress)

10

What is
Cloud Development?


Cloud software development


Design and develop an application for the cloud


Especially for the public PaaS cloud platforms


Typical steps in cloud software development


Choose a development stack of technologies


Choose a cloud platform + services


Design the application for the cloud


Develop the application using the cloud APIs


Deploy and run the application in the cloud

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About the Cloud Dev Course


"Software
Development in the
Cloud" course


Fundamental principles and practices for building
applications for the
public cloud platforms


The developer's perspective


What shall we learn?


Develop / host applications in the cloud


Specific build & deployment


Consume cloud services


E.g. non
-
relational
DBs


Consume cloud APIs

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The Cloud Development Course


The cloud development course is
fundamental


Not bound to specific cloud platform like GAE,
Azure or Heroku


Focus on cloud development concepts


Designing applications for the cloud


Cloud databases (non
-
relational databases)


Building back
-
end in the cloud


Building business logic for the cloud


Building front
-
end for the cloud

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Requirements to the Students


Computer programming skills


One of the following languages:


C#, Java, PHP
, Python, Ruby,
Perl
,
JavaScript


Web technologies basics


HTML + CSS + JavaScript + AJAX


Databases


SQL + some database system (e.g. MySQL)


English language


All training materials are in English

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Programming Languages


The Cloud Development course is language
-
independent and platform
-
independent


You could use Java / C# / PHP / Ruby / Python


You could use GAE / Amazon / Azure / PHP Fog /
Heroku / Engineyard / AppHarbor / other cloud


You will need to learn working with non
-
relational (NoSQL / cloud) databases


You will need to develop and deploy a practical
project: back
-
end (NoSQL DB) + business tier
(REST services) + front
-
end (HTML
5
)

15

Registration for the Course


All students should register for the course at:



Registration is important!


Registration allows the trainers contact you
regarding the course projects, exams, etc.


Registered students are assigned to work on
one of the course projects


On
the course Web site you can find

all the materials, videos, homework, etc.

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http
://clouddevcourse.telerik.com

Course Curriculum

Curriculum

1.
Course Overview: Curriculum, Trainers, Projects,
Exams, Certificates. Cloud Technologies and Cloud
Software Development Overview
(14.03.2012)

2.
Overview of the Public Cloud Infrastructures,
Platforms and Services. Architectures for Cloud
Applications
(21.03.2012)

3.
Google App Engine (GAE
): Architecture, Services
and Pricing. Development and Deployment of GAE
Application


Live Demo
(28.03.2012)

4.
Amazon Web Services (AWS):
Architecture, Services
and Pricing
.
Development and
Deployment
of
Application for AWS


Live Demo
(4.04.2012
)



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Curriculum (2)

5.
Windows Azure:
Architecture, Services and Pricing
.
Development and Deployment of Application for
Azure


Live
Demo
(11.04.2012)

6.
AppHarbor:
Architecture, Services and Pricing
.
Development and Deployment of Application for
App Harbor


Live
Demo
(18.04.2012)

7.
PHP Fog:
Architecture, Services and Pricing
.
Development and Deployment of Application for
PHP Fog


Live
Demo
(25.04.2012)

8.
Non
-
relational (NoSQL) Cloud Databases
:
Amazon
SimpleDB, App Engine Datastore, Azure Tables,
Cloudant, MongoDB and Redis

(2.05.2012)



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Curriculum (3)

9.
Relational Databases in Cloud Environment:
Amazon RDB and SQL Azure

(9.05.2012)

10.
Cloud Storage for Large Objects and Files
:
Amazon
S3, App Engine Blobstore, Google Cloud Storage,
Azure Blobs
(16.05.2012)

11.
Other Cloud Services:

Queues
(
Amazon SQS,
Google Task Queues, Azure Queues),
Notifications

(
Amazon SNS, Windows Push Notifications),
Email
,
CDN
(Content Delivery Networks)
(23.05.2012)

12.
Business Logic in the Cloud
:
Creating REST Services
with Cloud Back
-
End and Deployment in the Cloud

(30.05.2012
)



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Curriculum (4)

13.
Creating a Cloud Application (Back
-
End, Business
Services, Front
-
End


Live Demo
(6.06.2012)

14.
Test Covering All Studied Topics
(13.06.2012)

15.
Consulting about the Practical Projects
(20.06.2012)

16.
Final Exam


Live Defense

(??.07.2012
)



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Trainers Team

Trainers Team


Svetlin Nakov
, PhD


Manager Technical Training


Telerik Corporation


21 years software development
experience


Author of 6 books


Speaker of hundreds of events


E
-
mail:
svetlin.nakov

[at] telerik.com


Web site
:
www.nakov.com

23

Trainers Team (2)


Nikolay Kostov


Technical Trainer


Telerik Corporation


Telerik Academy


3
rd

year student in FMI


E
-
mail:
nikolay.kostov

[at] telerik.com


Web site
:
www.nikolay.it

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Trainers Team (3)


Doncho Minkov


Technical Trainer


Telerik Corporation


Telerik Academy


4
th

year student in FMI


E
-
mail:
doncho.minkov

[at] telerik.com


Web site
:
www.minkov.it

25

Trainers Team (4)


Ilian
Iliev


Software
engineer,

Telerik Corporation,

www.telerik.com


Email
: ilian [at] ilievdev.net


Blog
:
ilievdev.net


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Trainers Team (5)


Danail
Alexiev


Technical Trainer


SoftAcad


Software Consultant


Axway


4
years
of software
development experience


Co
-
author
of
"Intro Java" book


Speaker at several events for developers


E
-
mail:
danail.alexiev

[at]
softacad.bg

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Trainers Team (6)


Nikolay Tomitov


Co
-
CEO & Technical Trainer


SoftAcad


Software Developer


Next Generation Payments (part of
MoneyBookers
)


5 years of software development experience


Speaker at several technical events


E
-
mail:
nikolay.tomitov

[at] softacad.bg

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Trainers Team (7)


George Georgiev


Technical Trainer


Telerik Corporation


Telerik Academy


1
st

year student in FMI


Winner in the National IT Olympiad (2011)


3D graphics and game programming expert


E
-
mail:
georgi.georgiev

[at]
telerik.com

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Trainers Team (8)


Emil Tabakov


Team Lead


Telerik Corporation


9 years of software development experience


Winner in the National IT Olympiad (2004)


E
-
mail
:
emil.tabakov

[at]
telerik.com


Twitter: @
anthares


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Course Schedule

Course Schedule


Telerik
Academy


Every Wednesday, 19:00
-
22:00,

Telerik Academy Hall


Start: 14
th

March 2012


Wedding Mall, 2
nd

floor


Capacity: 250 places


Located
in: Mladost 1A,

Alexander
Malinov Blvd. 31

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Assessment

Exams and Grades

Assessment


Homework


0


20

score


Most topics will have homework


Test


0


20

score


40

questions
(theory)


Practical Project


0


60

score


Real
-
world cloud application


Cloud DB (back end)

+ REST Service (business logic)

+ HTML
5

(front
-
end)

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Sample Practical Projects


Project #1


Cloud Chat (with users and channels)


NoSQL DB
+ REST services + HTML
5

front
-
end


Project #2


Cloud Calendar with Notifications


NoSQL DB
+ REST services + HTML
5

front
-
end


Project #3


Encrypted Notepad in the Cloud


NoSQL DB + REST services + HTML
5

front
-
end

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Certification and Awards

Certification and Awards


Best students will get certification and awards


Certificate of achievement


Up to 10
% of the students will get a certificate


Issued by Telerik Software Academy


Signed by the trainers team


Awards


Remarkable results


Top
5
-
10

students

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Sponsor:

Recommended Books

Recommended Books

The
Cloud at Your Service
,
Jothy

Rosenberg,
Arthur
Mateos
, Manning, 2010, ISBN
1935182528

Programming
Google App Engine
, Dan
Sanderson, O'Reilly Media, 2009, ISBN
059652272X

Host Your Web Site In The Cloud: Amazon Web
Services Made Easy: Amazon EC2 Made
Easy
,
Jeff Barr
,
SitePoint
, 2010,
ISBN 0980576830

Windows
Azure Step by Step
, Roberto
Brunetti, O’Reilly Media, 2011, ISBN
0735649723

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Contact Us


If you have any questions you can contact us
:




You can discuss the course in our forum:




Other students may help you


You may help other students


We will answer you, too


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academy@telerik.com

http
://forums.academy.telerik.com

Software Development

in the Cloud

Questions?

http://clouddevcourse.telerik.com