Lesson Description:

More and more organizations are transitioning to cloud-based solutions as a necessity of running their business more efficiently and effectively. As an information management professional, it is important you recognize and understand what the cloud is and how your organization can benefit from its offerings.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand what is referred to as “the cloud”.
  • Identify benefits and risks associated with implementing a cloud-based solution.
  • Understand the primary “as-a-Service” models utilized for cloud computing.
  • Explain the differences between three cloud deployment models.
Basics of the Cloud | Iron Mountain


Making a Cloud Solution Decision

This course builds off of the Basics of the Cloud course, delving deeper into critical factors and key players related to the selection and use of cloud-based services and solutions across an enterprise.

Defensible Disposition

This course reviews the importance of defensible disposition and highlights actions that can be taken to make appropriate decisions.

Information Lifecycle Management (ILM)

Review this course for a better understanding of the Information Lifecycle, why it is important, who is involved, and practical methods for managing ILM within an organization.

Information Landscape

Review how the information landscape has become more complex in recent years due to ever-expanding information sources.

Return On Information

Understand what Information Economics is and the competitive advantage it can provide you and your organization

Information Governance

Understand what information governance is, and how it differs from traditional records and information management (RIM).

RIM Basics

This course is designed for any employee who creates, maintains or uses Records and needs to understand the basics.

Next Gen Information Management Professional

Take a look at the expectations organizations have of their Information Management (IM) professionals today and over the next three to five years.

Change Management

This course explains what change management is, why it is important, and who is involved. It also provides a model and strategies for implementing change.


This course discusses what the GDPR is, explains why it is important and details how it impacts organizations.