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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

Cloud security tools and technologies

In this comprehensive section, we will explore a wide range of cutting-edge tools and technologies specifically designed to bolster the security of cloud computing environments. As organizations increasingly adopt cloud services, the need for robust security measures has become paramount. In this section, we will delve into the various categories of cloud security tools, including IAM, encryption solutions, firewalls, IDS/IPS, SIEM, DLP, secure web gateways, and more. Each tool’s functionalities, benefits, and practical implementation strategies will be thoroughly discussed to equip you with a comprehensive understanding of how these technologies can be harnessed to safeguard cloud resources, protect sensitive data, and fortify cloud-based applications from a myriad of threats. By the end of this section, you will have gained valuable insights into the wide array of cloud security tools available, empowering you to make informed decisions...