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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


Overall, this chapter provided a comprehensive overview of cloud architecture and the key components that are essential for building a successful cloud environment. It emphasized the importance of choosing the right components and designing for scalability and adaptability and provides practical advice on how to achieve these goals. As businesses increasingly rely on cloud technology, understanding cloud architecture is essential for staying competitive and delivering value to customers.

In this chapter, we explored the fascinating journey of cloud computing, covering its history, present state, and future prospects. We began by delving into the origins of cloud computing, tracing its development and evolution over time. Then, we examined the current landscape of cloud computing, highlighting its widespread adoption and the myriad benefits it brings to organizations of all sizes. We explored the fundamental concepts and principles of cloud architecture, providing a deeper...