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Cloud Computing For Dummies

Hurwitz, Judith S. / Kirsch, Daniel


2. Auflage Oktober 2020
320 Seiten, Softcover

ISBN: 978-1-119-54665-8
John Wiley & Sons

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Get your head--and your business--into the Cloud

Cloud computing is no longer just a clever new toy in the world of IT infrastructure. Despite the nebulous name, it's become a real and important part of our information architecture--and tech professionals who ignore it or try to skim their way through risk falling behind rapidly. The new edition of Cloud Computing For Dummies gets you up to speed fast, clarifying your Cloud options, showing you where can save you time and money, giving you ways to frame your decisions, and helping you avoid weeks of research.

In a friendly, easy-to-follow style, Cloud Computing For Dummies, 2nd Edition demystifies the Cloud's virtual landscape, breaking up a complex and multi-layered topic into simple explanations that will make the various benefits clear and ultimately guide you toward making the most appropriate choices for your organization.
* Know the business case for the Cloud
* Understand hybrid and multi-cloud options
* Develop your Cloud strategy
* Get tips on best practices

The Cloud is everywhere, and it can deliver amazing benefits to our lives and businesses. Get a much clearer vision of exactly how with Cloud Computing For Dummies--and you'll begin to see that the sky really is the limit!

Introduction 1

Part 1: Understanding Cloud Concepts 5

Chapter 1: Understanding the Cloud 7

Chapter 2: Embracing the Business Imperative 21

Part 2: Examining Architectural Considerations 31

Chapter 3: Architectural Considerations for the Cloud Environment 33

Chapter 4: Managing a Hybrid and Multicloud Environment 43

Chapter 5: Standards in a Multicloud World 59

Chapter 6: A Closer Look at Cloud Services 73

Part 3: Understanding Cloud Models 87

Chapter 7: Introducing All Types of Clouds 89

Chapter 8: Using Infrastructure as a Service 107

Chapter 9: Using Software as a Service 121

Chapter 10: Standing on Platform as a Service 135

Part 4: Managing in a Multicloud World 147

Chapter 11: Planning for DevOps in the Cloud 149

Chapter 12: Managing Multicloud Workloads 165

Chapter 13: Managing Data Storage in the Cloud 177

Part 5: Developing Your Cloud Strategy 189

Chapter 14: Managing and Integrating Data in the Cloud 191

Chapter 15: Promoting Cloud Security and Governance 207

Chapter 16: Breaking Down Cloud Economics 225

Chapter 17: Planning Your Cloud Strategy 241

Part 6: The Part of Tens 253

Chapter 18: Ten Cloud Resources 255

Chapter 19: Ten Cloud Do's and Don'ts 261

Glossary 267

Index 281
Daniel Kirsch, Managing Director of Hurwitz & Associates, is a thought leader, researcher, author, and consultant in cloud, AI, and security. Judith Hurwitz, President of Hurwitz & Associates, is a consultant, thought leader, and coauthor of 10 books including Augmented Intelligence, Cognitive Computing and Big Data Analytics, and Hybrid Cloud for Dummies