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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

Data backup strategies

The section on data backup strategies is a fundamental exploration of various approaches to safeguarding data in cloud environments. You will gain a deep understanding of the different backup strategies available, including full backups, incremental backups, and differential backups. You will learn when to employ each strategy, depending on your data protection needs, recovery goals, and resource constraints. By comprehending these strategies, you will be well equipped to make informed decisions on how to effectively and efficiently back up your critical data in the cloud, ensuring its availability and recoverability in case of unforeseen incidents or data loss scenarios.

Data backup strategies are essential components of any robust data protection plan, especially in cloud computing, where data is the lifeblood of digital operations. This section explores various backup strategies and provides an in-depth understanding of each.

Full backups

A full backup...