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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

Types of databases – relational and NoSQL

In this section, readers can expect an in-depth exploration of the fundamental database categories that underpin data storage and retrieval strategies. They will learn about essential characteristics, advantages, and use cases of both relational databases and NoSQL databases. The section will provide a clear distinction between these two types of databases, discussing their data models, scalability capabilities, performance considerations, and suitability for various application scenarios. Readers will gain insights into the strengths and limitations of each database type, enabling them to make informed decisions when choosing the right database solution for their specific projects. By the end of this section, readers will have a comprehensive understanding of the core differences between relational and NoSQL databases, empowering them to align their data management choices with the unique requirements of their applications. Let’...