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Solutions Architect’s Handbook - Second Edition

By : Saurabh Shrivastava, Neelanjali Srivastav
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Solutions Architect’s Handbook - Second Edition

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By: Saurabh Shrivastava, Neelanjali Srivastav

Overview of this book

Becoming a solutions architect requires a hands-on approach, and this edition of the Solutions Architect's Handbook brings exactly that. This handbook will teach you how to create robust, scalable, and fault-tolerant solutions and next-generation architecture designs in a cloud environment. It will also help you build effective product strategies for your business and implement them from start to finish. This new edition features additional chapters on disruptive technologies, such as Internet of Things (IoT), quantum computing, data engineering, and machine learning. It also includes updated discussions on cloud-native architecture, blockchain data storage, and mainframe modernization with public cloud. The Solutions Architect's Handbook provides an understanding of solution architecture and how it fits into an agile enterprise environment. It will take you through the journey of solution architecture design by providing detailed knowledge of design pillars, advanced design patterns, anti-patterns, and the cloud-native aspects of modern software design. By the end of this handbook, you'll have learned the techniques needed to create efficient architecture designs that meet your business requirements.
Table of Contents (22 chapters)
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Index

Designing principles for operational excellence

Operational excellence is about running your application with the minimal possible interruption to gain maximum business value. It is about applying continuous improvements to make the system efficient.

The following sections talk about the standard design principles that can help you strengthen your system's maintainability. You will find that all operational excellence design principles are closely related to and complement each other.

Automating manual tasks

Technology has been moving fast in recent times, and so IT operations need to keep up with that, where hardware and software inventories are procured from multiple vendors. Enterprises are building hybrid cloud and multi-cloud systems, so you need to handle both on-premises and cloud operations. All modern systems have a decidedly more extensive user base, with various microservices working together and millions of devices connected in a network. There are many...