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Practical AWS Networking

By : Mitesh Soni
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Practical AWS Networking

By: Mitesh Soni

Overview of this book

Amazon Web Services (AWS) dominates the public cloud market by a huge margin and continues to be the first choice for many organizations. Networking has been an area of focus for all the leading cloud service providers. AWS has a suite of network-related products which help in performing network related task on AWS. This book initially covers the basics of networking in AWS. Then we use AWS VPC to create an isolated virtual cloud for performing network-related tasks. We then provide an overview of AWS Direct Connect after taking a deep dive into scalability and load balancing using the auto scaling feature, Elastic Load Balancing, and Amazon Route S3. Toward the end of the book, we cover troubleshooting tips and security best practices for your network. By the end of this book, you will have hands-on experience of working with network tasks on AWS.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Title Page


Well done! We have come to the end of this chapter, so let's summarize what we have covered.

In this chapter, we covered the core concepts of AWS, such as Regions and Availability Zones, Security and Compliance, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), and Security groups.

We also covered brief details on networking services, such as Amazon Virtual Private Cloud, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon Route 53, AWS Direct Connect, Elastic Load Balancing, Auto Scaling, Billing Dashboard, the AWS Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Calculator, and compute and networking services for our sample application.

In the next chapter, we will cover Amazon Virtual Private Cloud in detail.