What is cloud literacy?

Cloud literacy can be defined as having the knowledge needed to leverage cloud computing in business or community projects. We believe that if we empower people at all stages in their life to embrace cloud literacy, not only as a career path but a life path, the opportunities for innovation are endless.

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Why should you care about cloud literacy?

The world is changing, and with it, so are available career paths. In a time of economic turbulence, cloud computing has distinguished itself as an industry of tremendous growth. Gartner predicts that worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services is forecast to grow 18.4% in 2021 to total $304.9 billion, up from $257.5 billion in 2020.

Additionally, the cloud managed service market is forecast to reach $80 billion by 2024, a 17.5% five-year compound annual growth rate driven by organizations demanding agility and support for increasingly complex environments.