IT training provider expands range in cloud computing

Fast Lane is authorized Cloud Security Alliance training partner

csa,cloud security allianceHamburg/Berlin, 25th June 2012 – Recently, IT training specialist Fast Lane ( is an authorized training partner of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA). The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing, and to provide education on the uses of Cloud Computing to help secure all other forms of computing. The Cloud Security Alliance is led by a broad coalition of industry practitioners, corporations, associations and other key stakeholders. Over and above that the CSA focuses on training in this field. In this context Fast Lane offers the suitable preparation for the CSA-exam „Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge“ with the training „Cloud Computing Security Knowledge – Plus“ (CCSKP).

This 2-day class is geared towards security professionals. It provides students a comprehensive two day review of cloud security fundamentals and prepares them to take the Cloud Security Alliance CCSK certification exam. Starting with a detailed description of cloud computing, the course covers all major domains in the latest Guidance document from the Cloud Security Alliance, and the recommendations from the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA). Students will also learn to apply their knowledge as they perform a series of exercises as they complete a scenario bringing a fictional organization securely into the cloud. The second day of training includes additional lecture, although student’s will spend most of their time assessing, building, and securing a cloud infrastructure during the exercises.

Course overview:

  • Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • Creating and Securing a Public Cloud Instance
  • Managing Cloud Security and Risk
  • Securing Public Cloud Data
  • Securing Cloud Users and Applications
  • Creating and Securing a Private Cloud

Price: 995,- Euro (excl. VAT)

Further information can be found at Beyond that Fast Lane offers numerous additional courses that aim specifically at Cloud Computing. The individual courses, divided into the categories „Cloud Foundations & Sales Enablement“, „Cloud Implementation“ as well as „Cloud Architecture & Design”, are listed at