You will need to have Python installed on your system. A text editor, preferably Vim/Sublime/Notepad++, would be great. For one of the chapters, you may be required to download POSTMAN, which is a powerful API testing suite available as a Chrome extension. You can download this at https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/postman/fhbjgbiflinjbdggehcddcbncdddomop?hl=en.
Other than these, it would be great if you have an account on the following web applications:
- Amazon Web Services
In case you do not have an account, this book will guide you, or at least direct you with regards to creating an account on the previously mentioned web applications.