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AWS Administration - The Definitive Guide - Second Edition

By : Yohan Wadia
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AWS Administration - The Definitive Guide - Second Edition

By: Yohan Wadia

Overview of this book

Many businesses are moving from traditional data centers to AWS because of its reliability, vast service offerings, lower costs, and high rate of innovation. AWS can be used to accomplish a variety of both simple and tedious tasks. Whether you are a seasoned system admin or a rookie, this book will help you to learn all the skills you need to work with the AWS cloud. This book guides you through some of the most popular AWS services, such as EC2, Elastic Beanstalk, EFS, CloudTrail, Redshift, EMR, Data Pipeline, and IoT using a simple, real-world, application-hosting example. This book will also enhance your application delivery skills with the latest AWS services, such as CodeCommit, CodeDeploy, and CodePipeline, to provide continuous delivery and deployment, while also securing and monitoring your environment's workflow. Each chapter is designed to provide you with maximal information about each AWS service, coupled with easy to follow, hands-on steps, best practices, tips, and recommendations. By the end of the book, you will be able to create a highly secure, fault-tolerant, and scalable environment for your applications to run on.
Table of Contents (17 chapters)
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About the author

Yohan Wadia is a client-focused evangelist and technologist with more than 8 years of experience in the cloud industry, focused on helping customers succeed with cloud adoption.

As a technical consultant, he provides guidance and implementation services to customers looking to leverage cloud computing through either Amazon Web Services, Windows Azure, or Google Cloud Platform by helping them come up with pragmatic solutions that make practical as well as business sense.

I wish to dedicate this book to my family: mom, dad, sister, and Fred! Thank you for all your love, support, and encouragement. Also a big shout out to my fellow mates who have helped me along the way, in many ways! Mitesh, Murali, Mahesh and Sam. Thank you! Last but not the least, a special thanks to a dear friend and family, Rohi. Happy Birthday!

Little by little, one travels far

- J. R. R. Tolkien

About the reviewer

Naveenkumar Vijayakumar (Naveen Vijay) is currently a cloud and automation architect at Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) and focuses on presales, solutions engineering, architecture, and delivery.

Naveen's portfolio includes experience in Azure, AWS, Serverless, containers, Robotic Process Automation, and chatbots (Alexa).

He earned his master's degree in IT from International Institute of Information Technology - Bangalore (IIIT-B) and currently lives in Dallas, Texas. He can be found on Twitter at @navcode.






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