Real and genuine Hand-On Experience, Sandboxes, and day-to-day problems all of them in ACG
October 06, 2021

Real and genuine Hand-On Experience, Sandboxes, and day-to-day problems all of them in ACG

Leo Quiroa | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with A Cloud Guru (Linux Academy)

I think the biggest problem that ACG is solving is to match three elements
  • equate the knowledge of all the members of the team, also even non-technical people
  • the current pace of the development of AWS services,
  • the demands of the clients for solutions in the cloud
Then, the company is able to close more business deals, the clients are happy with their solutions and all the team members feel satisfied with the level of understanding they have of the AWS Services and other Cloud Providers.
  • Sandboxes, because it gives you a real hands-on experience
  • Hire really good and top developers with real experience in the field
  • Organize their content in an easy way and keep updating it
  • More material on other cloud providers GCP, Azure, Huawei
  • Extend the sandboxes to other cloud providers not only AWS
  • Include more material for non-technical people, sometimes the sales teams are completely lost in the platform but they would like to learn about it
  • Number of people certified, on the current year I can remember around 4 of them
  • That impacts positively the quality of professionals and/or services you can offer to the clients
Compared to O'Reilly in general, the ACG content is more specific to AWS and with more examples and real-world use cases. O'Reilly is broader in terms of technologies you can learn, but none of them go deep into the details. Another thing is that O'Reilly focuses more in publish books and ACG is more about video learning.
Really good, because the professors in ACG come from different backgrounds which enrich the experience of having multiple points of view about the problems. This is helpful for students which can recall a similar problem whenever they have to propose a solution in their day-to-day work. Another thing, is the stack they are using is most of the time the most recent one, so you won't feel like you are learning old and not updated stuff.
Quickly implementation of Proof of Concepts in the cloud by doing similar projects in ACG By recalling labs and sandboxes in ACG, improve the current solutions by using the appropriate AWS services. Provoque a similar level of knowledge in the company in terms of AWS, which gives more flexibility for turnovers among employees

Do you think A Cloud Guru (Linux Academy) delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with A Cloud Guru (Linux Academy)'s feature set?

Yes

Did A Cloud Guru (Linux Academy) live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of A Cloud Guru (Linux Academy) go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy A Cloud Guru (Linux Academy) again?

Yes

Well Suited If you are a developer Want to learn AWS with really good professors Have hands-on experience on AWS Less Appropriate You are part of a non-technical area such as Management, Sales, Project Management, You are a developer and want to go deep with hands-on experience into other cloud providers such as GCP, Azure