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Learning Path: Discover Cloud

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Start your Discover Cloud journey

We’ve recommended 2 core learning products in the Discover Cloud learning path. Consume them in the recommended order to achieve the best learning outcomes. Once you’ve completed the core products, we encourage you to look at the additional learning products to get the most out of this experience!

This learning path will take you between 1.5 and 2 hours to complete, based on your preferred journey.

Get familiar with the opportunities, applications and limitations of cloud computing.

Core Learning

We have all read or heard about needing to move to the cloud, but what is it really?

Whether you realize it or not, you are already plugged into the cloud. A basic understanding of cloud computing is essential for public servants in all disciplines.

Well done! You are ready to deliver a short pitch on cloud computing, explain why the Government of Canada is adopting a cloud-first approach, and describe the broader context for GC Cloud, including the role of the GC Digital Standards.

Keep the Learning Going

Building a love of learning about Cloud? We’ve recommended 1 additional learning product in the Discover Cloud learning path. Keep your Discover Cloud journey going with a format of interest!


You have completed the Discover Cloud learning path. It’s time to participate actively in workload migration in your organization, and to decide if you need to learn more about cloud - for your own interest or to be more effective in your job.

Next steps

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