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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

Who this book is for

IT and business executives, program and project managers, product owners, and operations and infrastructure owners can gain insights into how to strategize and implement modernization pathways for their workloads on the cloud with AWS using this book.

The main personas who are the target audience of this content are as follows:

Business and technology executives: Whether you are the leader of a start-up or an enterprise, you are the decision-maker and need to be informed on what makes the best business sense. This book will guide you through the cloud options to give you a broad range of insights and help you navigate through the core aspect of cloud modernization.

Architects: Architects need to have a strong background in cloud computing and an understanding of the breadth of cloud computing services and processes. This book guides you through the design principles and architectural patterns so you are able to bridge the gaps between complex business problems and solutions in the cloud.

Engineers and administrators: You will work with architects to ensure that the right technology or technologies are being built. This role has a wide impact and provides deep value to make sure the facets of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) are being continuously improved using a mix of practices, tools, and technologies. This book will guide you through the concepts of cloud modernization functions and help you grow in your career to be a lead, manager, and so on.