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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

Summary

This chapter provided an in-depth exploration of essential topics to ensure robust security and adherence to regulatory requirements in cloud computing. It covered compliance and legal considerations that enlightened you about the importance of meeting compliance standards and legal obligations in cloud environments. The IR and cloud forensics section equiped readers with the knowledge to effectively detect, respond to, and investigate security incidents in the cloud. The Managing cloud security at scale section imparted skills to implement and manage security measures across large cloud infrastructures. The Evolving threat landscape section familiarized readers with the dynamic nature of cybersecurity threats and the tools to combat emerging risks. Lastly, the Cloud security best practices section offered industry-proven guidelines to secure cloud resources, data, and applications effectively. By the end of this chapter, you will have gained a comprehensive understanding of...