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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

Introduction to storage in cloud computing

This section serves as a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental concepts and importance of storage in the context of cloud infrastructure. In this section, you will gain a deep understanding of the crucial roles that storage plays in enabling and supporting cloud-based services and applications.

Throughout this section, real-world examples and industry case studies will be incorporated to illustrate how organizations leverage storage in the cloud. You will gain insights into how storage resources are utilized in various domains such as e-commerce, media streaming, data analytics, and more. These examples bring the concepts to life and demonstrate the practical applications and benefits of storage in cloud computing.

Furthermore, this section explores considerations such as cost optimization, performance tuning, security, and data management in the context of storage. You will understand the importance of selecting the right storage...