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  • 1. Session 1 Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • 2. Learning Objectives I will be able to… • Understand what cloud computing is • Identify the journey of computing • Discuss advantages and disadvantages of cloud computing
  • 3. What is cloud computing? Using a network of remote servers hosted on the Internet to store, manage, and process data, rather than a local server or a personal computer. Therefore this allows for secure access to all applications and data from any network device.
  • 4. What is cloud computing? Database Tablet Documents Email Storage Collaboration Mobile Phone Presentations Spreadsheets Communication Laptop Desktop
  • 5. Journey of Computing 1960’s Terminal-Mainframe Computing
  • 6. Journey of Computing 1980’s Personal Computing
  • 7. Journey of Computing Today Cloud Computing
  • 8. Advantages of Cloud Computing  Agility – improves the processing and working time  Access – able to access files from any computer with an internet connection. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Back up – if a file or document is lost, then it is retrievable from the cloud.  Cost – Cost effective as only an internet connection is needed.  Sharing and Collaboration – Share work without having to use paper and with anyone in the world. Change in work patterns – Can be opened and edited anywhere in the world, with multi users at one time.  Less exposure – confidential information can be protected more than if it was printed on paper.  Acquire and develop new skills – users are using technology to recognise and learn transferable skills.
  • 9. Disadvantages of Cloud Computing  Internet connection – Internet connection needs to be reliable and usable 24/7.  Hackers – unauthorised users may gain access to the data and files.  Dependant on speed of the internet connection – can be slow to backup and restore from the cloud.  Technical Issues – all users need to create and set up an account as well as dysfunctions and problems.
  • 10. Task 1 Through Moodle you are to complete the session 1 quiz – therefore you need to ensure that you have read and understood all of the information that is on this PowerPoint. Your results will be sent to your teacher ready to assess your learning! Best of Luck!
  • 11. Task 2 Complete the session 1 forum that is on Moodle – you need to identify and explain how cloud computing could be used within your school lessons! Hint: Include what you have learnt today about cloud computing!
  • 12. Have you achieved the Learning Objectives? I can… • Understand what cloud computing is • Identify the journey of computing • Discuss advantages and disadvantages of cloud computing
  • 13. Well Done, you have completed session 1 I hope you’re looking forward to session 2!

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