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Optimizing Your Modernization Journey with AWS

By : Mridula Grandhi
Book Image

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

Network infrastructure modernization strategies

As businesses grow in this digital transformation era, it is seemingly becoming important to modernize your network infrastructure and meet the changing demands of the future. In this section, you will take a closer look at network infrastructure modernization, its benefits, and some proven ways to successfully modernize your network.

What is network infrastructure modernization?

In the past, applications often took several years to be fully developed and were dependent on physical servers that were hosted in corporate data centers. Modernizing network infrastructure at its core entails replacing your existing legacy network fabric with modern and adaptable solutions. Solutions typically include implementing physical and digital policies, processes, and technologies to enhance your current networking capabilities to meet the current and future demands of your business.

The cloud era propelled many enterprises to treat network...