Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing

Master the Concepts, Architecture and Applications with Real-world examples and Case studies


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Formats : EPUB, PDF (Downlodable)

Pages : 330

ISBN : 9789388511407

Language : English

About the Book

Book description

Unleash the power of cloud computing using Azure, AWS and Apache Hadoop

Key Features

• Provides a sound understanding of the Cloud computing concepts, architecture and its applications
• Explores the practical benefits of Cloud computing services and deployment models in details
• Cloud Computing Architecture, Cloud Computing Life Cycle (CCLC), Load balancing approach, Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC), Google App Engine (GAE)
• Virtualization and Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
• Cloud Computing applications - Google Apps, Dropbox Cloud and Apple iCloud and its uses in various sectors - Education, Healthcare, Politics, Business, and Agriculture
• Cloud Computing platforms - Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Open Nebulla, Eucalyptus, Open Stack, Nimbus and The Apache Hadoop Architecture
• Adoption of Cloud Computing technology and strategies for migration to the cloud
• Cloud computing adoption case studies - Sub-Saharan Africa and India
• Chapter-wise Questions with Summary and Examination Model Question papers


With the advent of internet, there is a complete paradigm shift in the manner we comprehend computing. Need to enable ubiquity, convenient and on-demand access to resources in highly scalable and resilient environments that can be remotely accessed, gave birth to the concept of Cloud computing. The acceptance is so rapid that the notion influences sophisticated innovations in academia, industry and research world-wide and hereby change the landscape of information technology as we thought of. Through this book, the authors tried to incorporate core principles and basic notion of cloud computing in a step-by-step manner and tried to emphasize on key concepts for clear and thorough insight into the subject.

What will you learn

• Learn about the Importance of Cloud Computing in Current Digital Era
• Understand the Core concepts and Principles of Cloud Computing with practical benefits
• Learn about the Cloud Deployment models and Services
• Discover how Cloud Computing Architecture works
• Learn about the Load balancing approach and Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC)
• Learn about the Virtualization and Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) concepts
• Learn about the various Cloud Computing applications, Platforms and Security concepts
• Understand the adoption Cloud Computing technology and strategies for migration to the cloud
• Case Studies for Cloud computing adoption - Sub-Saharan Africa and India


This book is intended for students of B.E., B.Tech., B.Sc., M.Sc., M.E., and M.Tech. as a text book. The content is designed keeping in mind the bench marked curriculum of various universities (both National and International). The book covers not only the technical details of how cloud works but also exhibits the strategy, technical design, and in-depth knowledge required to migrate existing applications to the cloud. Therefore, it makes it relevant for the beginners who wants to learn cloud computing right from the foundation. Aspiring Cloud Computing Researchers Instructors, Academicians and Professionals, if they are familiar with cloud, can use this book to learn various open source cloud computing tools, applications, technologies. They will also get a flavor of various international certification exams available.

Table of Contents

1. Foundation of Cloud Computing
2. Cloud Services and Deployment Models
3. Cloud Computing Architecture
4. Virtualization & Service Oriented Architecture
5. Cloud Security and Privacy
6. Cloud Computing Applications
7. Cloud Computing Technologies, Platform and Services
8. Adoption of Cloud Computing
9. Model Paper 1
10. Model Paper 2
11. Model Paper 3
12. Model Paper 4

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