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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Introducing AWS

    1. From 0 to AWS

    2. Growing into Your Application

    3. “You Build It, You Run It”

    4. In Short

  2. Chapter 2 Starting with EC2, RDS, and S3/CloudFront

    1. Setting Up Your Environment

    2. Choosing Your Geographic Location, Regions, and Availability Zones

    3. Choosing an Architecture

    4. Creating the Rails Server on EC2

    5. RDS Database

    6. S3/CloudFront

    7. Making Backups of Volumes

    8. In Short

  3. Chapter 3 Growing with S3, ELB, Auto Scaling, and RDS

    1. Preparing to Scale

    2. S3 for File Uploads

    3. Elastic Load Balancing

    4. Auto Scaling

    5. Scaling a Relational Database

    6. Elastic Beanstalk

    7. In Short

  4. Chapter 4 Decoupling with SQS, SimpleDB, and SNS

    1. SQS

    2. SimpleDB

    3. SNS

    4. In Short

  5. Chapter 5 Managing the Inevitable Downtime

    1. Measure

    2. Understand

    3. Improvement Strategies

    4. In Short

  6. Chapter 6 Improving Your Uptime

    1. Measure

    2. Understand

    3. Improvement Strategies

    4. In Short

  7. Chapter 7 Managing Your Decoupled System

    1. Measure

    2. Understand

    3. Improvement Strategies

    4. In Short

  8. Chapter 8 And Now…

    1. Other Approaches

    2. Private/Hybrid Clouds

    3. Thank You

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