Don Jones' The Cloud 4N00bs
Don Jones' The Cloud 4N00bs
About the Book
This is an Agile-published book, which means you're purchasing it before it is completed (at a lower price). New chapters are published periodically, and you'll always be able to download the latest version at no extra charge.
What's "the Cloud?" What exactly are cloud vendors selling, and how can you get started using their services for yourself, or as part of your job? In this super-concise, super-friendly book, you'll learn exactly what "The Cloud" is all about, and how to perform some of the most common tasks in Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services.
You'll also learn the business models, jargon, and pitfalls of "The Cloud," enabling you to move on to more intermediate-level resources, books, documentations, and videos to continue your learning journey.
- About this Series
- Important Note
- Part 1: Introduction
- What is “The Cloud?”
What the Cloud Sells
- Software as a Service
- Infrastructure as a Service
- Platform as a Service
- But Wait, There’s More!
- AWS vs. Azure vs. Others
- Part 2: Core Concepts
- Compute Models
- Compute Size
- Serverless Compute
- But Compute’s Not All!
- Instance Storage
- Block, Blob, File, Disk: The Basics
- Database Storage
- Virtual Networks
- Load Balancing
- Name Resolution
- Network Security
- Private Connectivity
- Content Delivery Networks
- Wrapping Up
- Part 3: Getting Hands-On
- Setting up a trial subscription in Azure
- Setting up a trial subscription in Amazon
- Creating Your First Resource in Azure
- Creating your first resource in AWS
IaaS: Setting up a WordPress Server
- WordPress under the hood
- Deploy WordPress in Microsoft Azure
- Part 4: Advanced-ish Stuff
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