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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

Backup and restore procedures

This section delves into the practical intricacies of safeguarding and recovering data within a cloud environment. It offers step-by-step guidance on executing data backup and restoration operations. Additionally, we’ll explore automated backup solutions, shedding light on cloud-native tools and services provided by major cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud. You can expect to gain a comprehensive understanding of the procedures involved in securing and restoring data, complemented by insights into the specific tools and features offered by leading cloud service providers.

Backup and restore procedures are foundational components that ensure the integrity, availability, and recoverability of data. The cloud environment introduces unique challenges and opportunities, shaping these procedures to align with the dynamic nature of distributed systems. Backup procedures involve creating redundant copies of data, often leveraging snapshots...