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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

Summary

In this chapter, you have learned about the key components of a strong DevOps practice: CI, CD, and continuous monitoring and improvement. The agility of CI/CD can be achieved only by applying automation everywhere. To automate, you learned about IaC and configuration management. You also looked at various automation tools such as Chef, Puppet, and Ansible to automate configuration management.

As security is the priority, you learned about DevSecOps, which is DevOps in security. CD is one of the key aspects of DevOps. You learned about various deployment strategies, including rolling, blue-green, and red-black deployment. Testing is another aspect of ensuring the quality of your product. You learned about the concept of continuous testing in DevOps and how A/B testing can help improve the product by taking direct feedback from a customer in the live environment.

You have learned about the stages in a CI/CD pipeline. You have learned about the tools and services that...