Cultivating Cloud Outcomes

Book description

Planning a move to the cloud? Whether this is your first time through the process or you've tried before without success, this practical book will help you complete an optimal cloud transition. Cloud, IT, and enterprise architects, SREs, and platform operations teams will learn how to maximize ROI and keep your company's data secure.

Author Brad Werner takes you through AWS- and Azure-focused architectural design principles that will empower your organization to harness the cloud's speed and agility to drive better business outcomes. With these design principles, you'll enable your company to integrate with legacy systems, address compliance and security concerns at scale, and retain the flexibility to evolve in the future.

You'll learn how to:

  • Identify and minimize key drivers of technical debt within your architecture
  • Create a viable edge to enhance application security in one or more cloud environments at scale
  • Dramatically improve operational efficiency with reusable services and design patterns
  • Design architecture around packet flow to reduce wasted effort and improve your security posture
  • Reduce compliance costs with consistent, automated policy controls that speed up attestation and reduce wasted effort

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Product information

  • Title: Cultivating Cloud Outcomes
  • Author(s): Brad Werner
  • Release date: August 2021
  • Publisher(s): O'Reilly Media, Inc.
  • ISBN: 9781492078722