Cloudsoft AMP for Architects

A 3-day training course that will enable you to understand what AMP offers and the impact on your solutions

Your successful Cloudsoft AMP (Application Management Platform) experience begins with a solid foundation and practical hands-on experience led by the Cloudsoft team.

Course description

  • Know how to leverage AMP to drive your multi-cloud, application-centric solution and enterprise architectures
  • Understand how AMP can automate deployment and management (including scaling and recovery) of applications with embedded best practises to increase agility
  • Improve your organisation’s ability to quickly deliver portable, cost-efficient, highly-available and resilient architectures
  • This is hands-on classroom training and participants will complete lab exercises of increasing complexity

Learning objective

To understand Cloudsoft AMP capabilities and be able to create complex YAML and Java blueprints to allow you to blueprint your existing applications or new cloud-native platforms.

Course outcomes

  • Understand the business benefits of AMP and common use-cases
  • Create blueprints using off-the-shelf items from the Cloudsoft AMP Catalog
  • Understand the impact on your existing applications and considerations for new applications
  • Understand how to run a resilient, highly-available AMP, multi-tenancy environments and integrating AMP into your enterprise landscape

Prerequisites for participants

  • Knowledge of application architectures, application deployment and monitoring
  • Linux OS (Bash) skills
  • A laptop (to be used to connect to a hosted development environment, AMP server and pool of compute nodes)


Course Programme

Day one

  • Introduction to Cloudsoft
  • Introduction to AMP
  • Running AMP
  • Running your first blueprints
  • AMP concepts & benefits

Day Two

  • Monitoring & managing applications
  • Ways of interacting with AMP
  • Running AMP in production
  • Using an external configuration store

Day Three

  • Testing your blueprints with the QA Framework
  • Federating AMP and multi-tenancy
  • Integrating AMP into your enterprise processes