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Azure for Decision Makers

By : Jack Lee, Jason Milgram, David Rendón
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Book Image

Azure for Decision Makers

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By: Jack Lee, Jason Milgram, David Rendón

Overview of this book

Azure for Decision Makers provides a comprehensive overview of the latest updates in cloud security, hybrid cloud and multi-cloud solutions, and cloud migration in Azure. This book is a must-have introduction to the Microsoft Azure cloud platform, demonstrating the substantial scope of digital transformation and innovation that can be achieved with Azure's capabilities. The first set of chapters will get you up to speed with Microsoft Azure's evolution before showing you how to integrate it into your existing IT infrastructure. Next, you’ll gain practical insights into application migration and modernization, focusing mainly on migration planning, implementation, and best practices. Throughout the book, you’ll get the information you need to spearhead a smooth migration and modernization process, detailing Azure infrastructure as a service (IaaS) deployment, infrastructure management, and key application architectures. The concluding chapters will help you to identify and incorporate best practices for cost optimization and management, Azure DevOps, and Azure automation. By the end of this book, you’ll have learned how to lead end-to-end Azure operations for your organization and effectively cost-optimize your processes ─ from the planning and cloud migration stage through to troubleshooting.
Table of Contents (10 chapters)
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Migration and Modernization

In today's fast-paced business environment, companies must innovate constantly to stay ahead of their competition. Innovation is vital to endure the competitive business climate and meet customers' growing demands. Cloud computing is one of the most prominent modern technological advancements that enables businesses to achieve their innovation goals.

As the technology landscape rapidly evolves, it is becoming increasingly important for businesses to migrate to the cloud and modernize their IT infrastructure. The benefits of cloud migration and modernization are numerous, including increased agility, scalability, and cost savings. Microsoft Azure is one of the leading cloud providers, offering a wide range of services and solutions to help businesses migrate and modernize their IT infrastructure.

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Stages of migration and modernization
  • Frameworks for cloud adoption
  • How to maximize...