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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 What Is Cloud Computing?

    1. Software as a Service (SaaS)

    2. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

    3. Platform as a Service (PaaS)

  2. Chapter 2 Why PaaS?

    1. Developers

    2. System Engineers/Administrators

    3. Architects/Management

    4. Common Features

    5. How Much Does It Cost?

    6. Maintenance

  3. Chapter 3 What to Expect

    1. Notes about On-Premises PaaS

    2. Finding the Right Provider

    3. Development Workflow

    4. Automated Testing

  4. Chapter 4 Examples

    1. Create Sample Application

    2. More Advanced Example (Drupal)

    3. Example Summary

  5. Chapter 5 Architecture

    1. Computing Units

    2. Scale

    3. Assume Failure

    4. Data

    5. Is It Secure? Am I Secure?

  6. Chapter 6 Summary