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The Cloud Computing Journey

By : Divit Gupta
Book Image

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)
Free Chapter
1
Part 1: Fundamentals and Components of the Cloud
4
Part 2: Compute, Storage, and Networking
8
Part 3: Security, Compliance, and Databases
13
Part 4: Monitoring, Backup, and Restore

Managing cloud security at scale

This section delves into critical aspects of maintaining robust security practices across large and complex cloud environments. As organizations expand their cloud operations, managing security becomes more challenging due to the increased number of resources, users, and potential risks. This section explores strategies for implementing centralized security controls, automating security processes, and leveraging cloud-native tools to streamline security management at scale. It will cover topics such as RBAC, continuous monitoring, IR automation, and security best practices for large-scale cloud deployments. By the end of this section, readers will have gained valuable insights into effectively managing security in complex cloud infrastructures, enhancing their organization’s ability to tackle evolving cybersecurity threats and compliance requirements.

Managing cloud security at scale is a critical aspect of cloud computing, especially for...