Wiley India Pvt Ltd
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Many companies are considering taking to the "cloud". However, before they can make this move, they need to determine what the correct cloud service model to follow is
(1) Software as a Service (SaaS)
(2) Platform as a Service (PaaS)
(3) Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).
This book guides corporations through some key design considerations. It discusses the pros and cons of each cloud service model and highlights major design considerations in areas such as security, data storage, monitoring, APIs and more. It arms the reader with enough information to choose the right cloud service provider. In addition, this book clearly defines what services the cloud providers offer for each service model and what cloud services IT must provide.
Why cloud, why now?
Cloud service models
Cloud computing worst practices
It starts with architecture
Choosing the right cloud service model
The key to the cloud - RESTful services
Auditing in the cloud
Data considerations in the cloud
Security design in the cloud
Creating a centralized logging strategy
Disaster recovery planning
Leveraging a DevOps culture to deliver software faster and more reliably
Assessing the organizational impact of the cloud model