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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


As this ebook edition doesn't have fixed pagination, the page numbers below are hyperlinked for reference only, based on the printed edition of this book.


A2A publish-subscribe (pub/sub) functionality 162

A2P functionality 162

Alibaba Cloud 17, 18

region 18

zone 18

Amazon A2C 210

Amazon API Gateway 163, 234, 363

features 163, 234

use cases 234, 235

Amazon Athena 124

features 125

Amazon Aurora 364

business cases and challenges 261

used, for modernizing on AWS 261, 262

Amazon Aurora Serverless 165

Amazon CloudFront 324

Amazon CloudWatch 365

Amazon Comprehend 128

features 128

Amazon DynamoDB 126, 164, 255, 262, 363

business cases and challenges 262, 263

features 126, 127, 164

used, for modernizing on AWS 262, 263

Amazon EC2 361

Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling 116, 117

features 117, 186

Amazon EC2 Spot 176

advantages 177

best practices 178

purchasing options 178