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Introduction to FinOps (LFS175x)

We now depend on cloud to deliver digital value to customers. But DevOps and cloud have broken traditional procurement. Learn how FinOps gets IT, business and finance working together to leverage cloud to innovate, deliver and make money in this free course.

Course Rating
4.0/5 Stars
Who Is It For

This course is addressed to a wide audience including technical professionals (IT, DevOps, engineers, architects), finance, procurement, and accounting professionals, business unit or product managers, and executives.
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What You’ll Learn

In this course you will learn about the impacts DevOps and cloud have had on how IT costs are managed, what FinOps is and how it can address some of these impacts, the considerations that go into forming a FinOps team within an organization, the scope of the capabilities a FinOps team would perform to achieve the cloud use goals of the organization, how the FinOps Foundation can help with best practices and support, and more.
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What It Prepares You For

This course will prepare product teams to be more responsive to customer demand, for DevOps teams to build faster and better, and for cloud spend to be managed tightly. You will understand how to build a culture of accountability around cloud use that lets your organization make good, timely, data-backed decisions in the cloud, not just to save money, but to make money.
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Course Outline
Chapter 1. What is FinOps?
Chapter 2. Why FinOps?
Chapter 3. Culture Change & FinOps Teams
Chapter 4. FinOps Lifecycle
Final Exam (Verified Certificate track only)

To make the most of this course, you must have:

  • A basic level of working knowledge about at least one of the major cloud providers.
  • An understanding of basic terminology of the cloud.
  • Have a basic level of understanding of IT finance terminology.
Aug 2022
I like that the course matches my current assignments at the office, and will improve my knowledge and capabilities within the company.
Jul 2022
I think it provided a great overview of FinOps, with understandable/digestible content.
Jun 2022
I liked the simplicity and effectiveness of the content delivered.
Jun 2022
This course helps me get a greater view of the Cloud, and how FinOps can help me in downsizing the expenditures made by companies on cloud expenditure.
Apr 2022
This course provided a very good foundation, as I start my FinOps training journey.