Cloud Technology training: Alibaba Cloud Foundation

You are planning to work with Alibaba Cloud. But, where to start? This Foundation level training teaches you all the basics in just one day. Get to know the Alibaba product portfolio for Cloud Computing, Storage, Networking and Security. The training prepares you for the ACA Cloud Computing Associate Certification.

Get to know the essentials of Alibaba Cloud 

You’ve decided to work with Alibaba Cloud. Now it's time to gain the knowledge and skills to get started! This 1-day Foundation level training course provides you with an overview of Alibaba Cloud’s core products: Computing, Storage, Networking, and Security. It also prepares you for the ACA Cloud Computing Certification. 

Alibaba Cloud Foundation is perfect for 

Our Alibaba Cloud Foundation training is perfect for technical roles, from Developers to Engineers and Cloud Architects. You do not need to be familiar with Alibaba Cloud to take part in the training. We start from scratch and share the basics with you. 

What will you learn during the Alibaba Cloud Foundation training? 

The training offers a combination of Cloud insights and demos. You will gain a general knowledge of IT, Cloud Computing, and Network Security. You will learn how to develop general solutions and enterprise best practices with Alibaba Cloud. As Alibaba Cloud (Aliyun) is a Chinese Cloud Computing company, your trainer will also highlight how easy it is to do online business in China mainland - China Gateway (ICP, Alibaba Ecosystem, Managed Service etc.).



  • ECS related concepts, like regions and zones, networks, and more
  • Advantages, billing policies, APIs of ECS
  • How to deploy applications based on ECS products
  • How to work with ECS instances, disks, images and more

Auto Scaling

  • The basic concepts of Auto Scaling
  • Auto Scaling features and advantages

Server Load Balancer

  • Server Load Balancer concepts and features
  • Server Load Balancer advantages and application scenarios
  • Use, operate and maintain Server Load Balancers


  • OSS-related concepts
  • OSS product advantages, application scenarios and billing
  • Manage and use OSS buckets and objects


  • RDS-related concepts and database type supported
  • RDS advantages, application scenarios and billing
  • Manage and use RDS instance

Alibaba Cloud Security services and CloudMonitor

  • Security awareness for Cloud services
  • Alibaba Cloud Security series
  • Anti-DDoS Basic
  • Server Guard
  • CloudMonitor

Cloud Computing

  • Basic knowledge of Cloud Computing (features, advantages, methods)

Alibaba Cloud Trainers 

This Cloud Technology training is brought to you by Xebia, Alibaba Cloud Agency Partner. As an Agency Partner, Xebia provides companies with the necessary expertise to start implementing solutions on Alibaba Cloud. Your trainer, Léon Rodenburg, is the only Alibaba Cloud MVP in the Benelux. You learn from a real guru who enjoys sharing his experiences to help you master Alibaba Cloud.

Alibaba Certification

We base the Alibaba Cloud on our experiences, but we do keep the official exam guidelines in the back of our minds when creating them. After completing a course, you are eligible to apply for the matching exam that ultimately leads to an Associate (ACA), Professional (ACP), or Expert (ACE) Alibaba Cloud Certificate. Our Alibaba Cloud Foundation training prepares you for the ACA Cloud Computing Associate certificate. The exam and certificate are not included in the price of the training.

Yes, I want to become an Alibaba Cloud Computing Associate (ACA)!

After registering for this training, you will receive a confirmation email with practical information. A week before the training we will ask you about any dietary requirements. See you soon!

What else should I know?

  • Literature and a delicious lunch are included in the price of the training
  • The exam and certificate are not included in the price of the training
  • Travel and accommodation expenses are not included
  • You need to bring your laptop

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