Cloud Computing (IN2073)

Prof. Dr. Michael Gerndt

Guest lecturers: Prof. Dr. Shajulin Benedict (IIIT Kottayam, India), Prof. Dr. Jorge Cardoso (Huawei, Germany)

Dates: Tuesday, 16:00 - 19:00, Zoom
First meeting:  
Language: English
Type: Lecture, 2V+1Ü
Moodle course:  
Registration: TUM-Online (limit 350 seats)
Lecture type: Online (Pre-recorded lectures and exercise sessions and an online Q&A session)


  1. Introduction into Cloud Computing
  2. Base Technologies
  3. Virtualization
  4. Infrastructure as a Service
  5. OpenStack
  6. Platform as a Service
  7. Kubernetes
  8. Security
  9. Function as a Service
  10. Internet of Things
  11. Function Delivery Network
  12. Guest lecture


The lectures and exercises will be provided as pre-recorded video streams. An additional interactive Q&A session on Tuesday is provided to discuss questions. 


The exercises will provides hands-on with the full cloud technology stack. You will start from accessing the cloud, managing your virtual machines, and writing a little application that runs on the VM. You will then install Kubernetes and OpenWhisk and run an application.

Practical Lab Course

Every semester we run an IoT lab course where you apply what you've learned to an IoT use case.