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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Cloud Computing

    1. The Cloud

    2. Cloud Application Architectures

    3. The Value of Cloud Computing

    4. Cloud Infrastructure Models

    5. An Overview of Amazon Web Services

  2. Chapter 2 Amazon Cloud Computing

    1. Amazon S3

    2. Amazon EC2

  3. Chapter 3 Before the Move into the Cloud

    1. Know Your Software Licenses

    2. The Shift to a Cloud Cost Model

    3. Service Levels for Cloud Applications

    4. Security

    5. Disaster Recovery

  4. Chapter 4 Ready for the Cloud

    1. Web Application Design

    2. Machine Image Design

    3. Privacy Design

    4. Database Management

  5. Chapter 5 Security

    1. Data Security

    2. Network Security

    3. Host Security

    4. Compromise Response

  6. Chapter 6 Disaster Recovery

    1. Disaster Recovery Planning

    2. Disasters in the Cloud

    3. Disaster Management

  7. Chapter 7 Scaling a Cloud Infrastructure

    1. Capacity Planning

    2. Cloud Scale

  1. Appendix Amazon Web Services Reference

    1. Amazon EC2 Command-Line Reference

    2. Amazon EC2 Tips

  2. Appendix GoGrid

    1. Types of Clouds

    2. Cloudcenters in Detail

    3. Comparing Approaches

    4. What’s Right for You?

  3. Appendix Rackspace

    1. Rackspace’s Cloud Services

    2. Fully Integrated, Backed by Fanatical Support

  4. Colophon