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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

Database provisioning and configuration

Database provisioning and configuration is a crucial aspect of managing databases within a cloud environment. Provisioning involves setting up the necessary resources, while configuration focuses on optimizing database settings to ensure performance, security, and reliability. In this section, readers will explore the key considerations when selecting the right database types, sizing resources appropriately, and configuring database settings to align with the requirements of your applications. Additionally, this section will delve into security measures that need to be implemented during provisioning and configuration to safeguard sensitive data. By the end of this section, readers will have a comprehensive understanding of how to provision and configure databases effectively to meet the demands of your applications while optimizing performance and ensuring data integrity in the cloud environment. This topic delves into the key considerations...