Anthony T Velte and others

Cloud Computing : A Practical Approach - New Delhi McGraw Hill Education Private Limited 2022 - 334 p. PB 23x18 cm.

A Down-to-Earth Guide to Cloud Computing
Cloud Computing: A Practical Approach provides a comprehensive look at the emerging paradigm of Internet-based enterprise applications and services. This accessible book offers a broad introduction to cloud computing, reviews a wide variety of currently available solutions, and discusses the cost savings and organizational and operational benefits. You'll find details on essential topics, such as hardware, platforms, standards, migration, security, and storage. You'll also learn what other organizations are doing and where they're headed with cloud computing. If your company is considering the move from a traditional network infrastructure to a cutting-edge cloud solution, you need this strategic guide.
Cloud Computing: A Practical Approach covers:
Costs, benefits, security issues, regulatory concerns, and limitations
Service providers, including Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Yahoo, IBM, EMC/VMware,, and others
Hardware, infrastructure, clients, platforms, applications, services, and storage
Standards, including HTTP, HTML, DHTML, XMPP, SSL, and OpenID
Web services, such as REST, SOAP, and JSON
Platform as a Service (PaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), and Software plus Services (S+S)
Custom application development environments, frameworks, strategies, and solutions
Local clouds, thin clients, and virtualization
Migration, best practices, and emerging standards Section One: Getting Started
Chapter 1. The History and Future of Cloud Computing
Chapter 2. Cloud Computing Basics
Chapter 3. Your Organization and Cloud Computing
Chapter 4. Cloud Computing with the Titans (Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Yahoo)
Chapter 5. The Business Case for going Cloud (w/ case study)

Section Two: Cloud Computing Technology
Chapter 6. Hardware and Infrastructure
Chapter 7. Accessing the Cloud (basics to APIs)
Chapter 8. Cloud Storage
Chapter 9. Emerging Standards

Section Three: Cloud Computing at Work
Chapter 10. Software as a Service
Chapter 11. Software Plus Services
Chapter 12. Developing Applications
Chapter 13. Local Clouds and Thin Clients
Chapter 14. Migrating to the Cloud


Cloud Computing
Computer science

004.36 / VELC

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