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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

Modernization in the Cloud

This is an exciting chapter where we will enter a phase that many enterprises envision – to modernize and innovate for their customers. Cloud computing has gained a lot of buzz in the industry, and by now, you should be familiar with the various features and offerings that a company can leverage and get a return on investment (ROI) from. We have also looked at different service providers for you to choose from, including platform as a service (PaaS), software as a service (SaaS), and infrastructure as a service (IaaS).

Transforming in the cloud begins here – not only will you gain a deeper understanding of the cloud but you will also get to decide what your journey in the cloud will look like. Cloud modernization can empower you toward true transformation at an enterprise scale to deliver cutting-edge technology and accelerate innovation.

In this chapter, we’re going to cover the following main topics:

  • Introducing cloud...