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Optimizing Your Modernization Journey with AWS

By : Mridula Grandhi
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Optimizing Your Modernization Journey with AWS

By: Mridula Grandhi

Overview of this book

AWS cloud technologies help businesses scale and innovate, however, adopting modern architecture and applications can be a real challenge. This book is a comprehensive guide that ensures your switch to AWS services is smooth and hitch-free. It will enable you to make optimal decisions to bring out the best ROI from AWS cloud adoption. Beginning with nuances of cloud transformation on AWS, you’ll be able to plan and implement the migration steps. The book will facilitate your system modernization journey by getting you acquainted with various technical domains, namely, applications, databases, big data, analytics, networking, and security. Once you’ve learned about the different operations, budgeting, and management best practices such as the 6 Rs of migration approaches and the AWS Well-Architected Framework, you’ll be able to achieve operational excellence in cloud adoption. You’ll also learn how to deploy some of the important AWS tools and services with real-life case studies and use cases. By the end of this book, you’ll be able to successfully implement cloud migration and modernization on AWS and make decisions that best suit your organization.
Table of Contents (20 chapters)
Part 1: Migrating to the Cloud
Part 2: Cloud Modernization – Application, Data, Analytics, and IT
Part 3: Security and Networking Transformation
Part 4: Cloud Economics, Compliance, and Governance

New generation connectivity needs

The dynamics of cloud computing are changing. The strain on networking is increasing as we put more emphasis on virtualization and cloud computing technologies. With enterprise organizations actively moving toward cloud services, the objectives of the organization’s network infrastructure and network strategy are rapidly changing. Understanding how cloud computing impacts the network and networking team is crucial across midmarket and enterprise organizations. Let us look at the key networking aspects of cloud computing and the future needs to succeed.

Highest network availability

Next-generation networks operate 24x7, so downtime is not an option. Having a highly available system ensures the delivery of a positive user experience. Application availability is highly dependent on network agility. Having a long-term and fully automated agile framework for the network is crucial to achieving network agility. The key recommendations by industry...