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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

Selecting technology for architectural security

The previous section was more focused on the general rules of application security to consider while creating an architecture design, but the question is: How do we apply these rules to make the application secure during implementation?. There are various tools and technologies available for each layer of your application to make it secure.

In this section, you will learn in detail about the multiple technology choices to apply in the area of user management and protection of the web, infrastructure, and data of your application. Let's start with the first area, user identity and access management.

User identity and access management

User identity and access management are vital parts of information security. You need to make sure only authenticated and authorized users are able to access your system resources in a defined manner. User management could be a daunting task as your organization and product adoption grows...