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    I would like to know more information on cloud computer architect as a career and how I can get there.... plus if there is any scope in that area (demand etc). Would it be better to do Bsc Computer Science in university then what should I do for Msc? And after that, how do I qualify to become a cloud computing architect? Thanks

    I can only help you with your last question. So here it goes:

    I do not think there is an industry-standard qualification for cloud computing architects, however you should probably have the following skills:
    - understanding of TCP/IP routing, IPv6 too
    - understanding of ethernet switching (Cisco's CCNA should help with both)
    - Linux experience, as lot of cloud providers use it
    - an understanding of Storage Area Networks, iSCSI, maybe Fibre Channel too
    (with linux you should be able to get some basic iSCSI experience using only your computer and virtual machines)
    - understanding of virtualization (e.g. Xen, KVM), and storage virtualization too
    - understanding/experience with cloud software stacks, e.g. openstack
    - maybe some understanding with distributed-ish file systems, e.g. Lustre; hadoop experience could be a plus too depending on the type of the cloud

    I'd say except for the last line, all these things are pretty much necessary to become a cloud architect. Take it slow and give yourself time.

    Hope it helps

    We cant tell you what to do for a Bsc then an Msc, that is for you too work out yourself. You might find yourself being good at something completely different during your undergrad, or you may not like your subject and do not want to do any post grad work.

    Experience it, and live it. That is the best advice I can give you.
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