Cloud computing is on the forefront of technology in today’s world, with Amazon leading the pack. Always expanding and offering more solutions and options for any person or business big or small. There latest partnership was just announced Thursday between Amazon and a group of community colleges across the region. Amazon Web Services, a leader in providing cloud services, and the California Cloud Workforce project, composed of Los Angeles-area community colleges and partner high schools, have established a 15-credit certificate program at the 19 colleges. This is the first certificate partnership between Amazon Web Services and a regional community college group, and it will offer participating students experience in the high-demand field of cloud computing. “This program will prepare L.A.’s residents for sustainable and high-wage careers in one of the most important fields that is transforming business practices in private and public sectors,” said Francisco Rodriguez, the chancellor of the Los Angeles Community College District, in a statement.
Cloud Computing is expanding more than ever. With so many services and applications from cloud juggernauts like Amazon Web Services to new cloud up comers