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The Cloud Computing Journey

By : Divit Gupta
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The Cloud Computing Journey

By: Divit Gupta

Overview of this book

As the need for digital transformation and remote work surges, so does the demand for cloud computing. However, the complexity of cloud architecture and the abundance of vendors and tools can be overwhelming for businesses. This book addresses the need for skilled professionals capable of designing, building, and managing scalable and resilient cloud systems to navigate the complex landscape of cloud computing through practical tips and strategies. This comprehensive cloud computing guide offers the expertise and best practices for evaluating different cloud vendors and tools. The first part will help you gain a thorough understanding of cloud computing basics before delving deeper into cloud architecture, its design, and implementation. Armed with this expert insight, you'll be able to avoid costly mistakes, ensure that your cloud systems are secure and compliant, and build cloud systems that can adapt and grow with the business. By the end of this book, you’ll be proficient in leveraging different vendors and tools to build robust and secure cloud systems to achieve specific goals and meet business requirements.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
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Part 1: Fundamentals and Components of the Cloud
Part 2: Compute, Storage, and Networking
Part 3: Security, Compliance, and Databases
Part 4: Monitoring, Backup, and Restore

Compliance and legal considerations

The section delves into the crucial aspect of ensuring cloud environments adhere to relevant industry regulations, legal requirements, and data protection laws. In the cloud computing landscape, organizations are responsible for complying with a myriad of regulatory frameworks, depending on their industry and geographical location. This section sheds light on the significance of compliance in cloud computing, the potential consequences of non-compliance, and the measures needed to meet various regulatory standards.

Compliance and legal considerations in cloud technology are paramount due to increasing reliance on cloud computing for business operations and data storage. Organizations that utilize cloud services must navigate a complex landscape of regulatory frameworks, data protection laws, and industry-specific standards. Failing to meet these requirements can lead to severe consequences, including financial penalties, reputational damage, and...