Amazon Web Services in Action

Amazon Web Services in Action Author Andreas Wittig
ISBN-10 1617292885
ISBN-13 9781617292880
Year 2015-10-17
Pages 424
Language English
Publisher Manning Publications
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Summary Amazon Web Services in Action introduces you to computing storing and networking in the AWS cloud The book will teach you about the most important services on AWS You will also learn about best practices regarding automation security high availability and scalability Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF Kindle and ePub formats from Manning Publications About the Technology Physical data centers require lots of equipment and take time and resources to manage If you need a data center but don t want to build your own Amazon Web Services may be your solution Whether you re analyzing real time data building software as a service or running an e commerce site AWS offers you a reliable cloud based platform with services that scale All services are controllable via an API which allows you to automate your infrastructure About the Book Amazon Web Services in Action introduces you to computing storing and networking in the AWS cloud The book will teach you about the most important services on AWS You will also learn about best practices regarding security high availability and scalability You ll start with a broad overview of cloud computing and AWS and learn how to spin up servers manually and from the command line You ll learn how to automate your infrastructure by programmatically calling the AWS API to control every part of AWS You will be introduced to the concept of Infrastructure as Code with the help of AWS CloudFormation You will learn about different approaches to deploy applications on AWS You ll also learn how to secure your infrastructure by isolating networks controlling traffic and managing access to AWS resources Next you ll learn options and techniques for storing your data You will experience how to integrate AWS services into your own applications by the use of SDKs Finally this book teaches you how to design for high availability fault tolerance and scalability What s InsideOverview of cloud concepts and patternsManage servers on EC2 for cost effectivenessInfrastructure automation with Infrastructure as Code AWS CloudFormation Deploy applications on AWSStore data on AWS SQL NoSQL object storage and block storageIntegrate Amazon s pre built servicesArchitect highly available and fault tolerant systemsAbout the ReaderWritten for developers and DevOps engineers moving distributed applications to the AWS platform About the AuthorsAndreas Wittig and Michael Wittig are software engineers and consultants focused on AWS and web development Table of ContentsPART 1 GETTING STARTEDWhat is Amazon Web Services A simple example WordPress in five minutesPART 2 BUILDING VIRTUAL INFRASTRUCTURE WITH SERVERS AND NETWORKINGUsing virtual servers EC2Programming your infrastructure the command line SDKs and CloudFormationAutomating deployment CloudFormation Elastic Beanstalk and OpsWorksSecuring your system IAM security groups and VPCPART 3 STORING DATA IN THE CLOUDStoring your objects S3 and GlacierStoring your data on hard drives EBS and instance storeUsing a relational database service RDSProgramming for the NoSQL database service DynamoDBPART 4 ARCHITECTING ON AWSAchieving high availability availability zones auto scaling and CloudWatchDecoupling your infrastructure ELB and SQSDesigning for fault toleranceScaling up and down auto scaling and CloudWatch

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Cloud Revolution

Cloud Revolution Author Yale Esrock
ISBN-10 9780578051161
Release 2010-03
Pages 154