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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

Exploring storage options in cloud computing

In this section, you will delve into the world of cloud storage and explore the various types of storage services available in cloud computing. This section aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the different storage options and their specific use cases. You will learn about popular storage types such as object storage, block storage, file storage, and archival storage. You will gain insights into the characteristics, benefits, and limitations of each storage type, enabling you to make informed decisions based on their specific storage requirements. Additionally, this section will cover essential concepts such as data durability, availability, and scalability in the context of cloud storage. By the end of this section, you will have a clear understanding of the different cloud storage types and their applications, empowering you to select the most appropriate storage solution for your needs in a cloud computing environment.