AWS SysOps Cookbook, 2nd Edition

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AWS SysOps Cookbook, 2nd Edition

English | September 27, 2019 | ISBN: 1838550186 | EPUB | 490 Pages | 33.5 MB

Become an AWS SysOps administrator and explore best practices to maintain a well-architected, resilient, and secure AWS environment

Key Features

Explore AWS Cloud functionalities through a recipe-based approach
Get to grips with a variety of techniques for automating your infrastructure
Discover industry-proven best practices for architecting reliable and efficient workloads

Book Description

AWS is an on-demand remote computing service providing cloud infrastructure over the internet with storage, bandwidth, and customized support for APIs. This updated second edition will help you implement these services and efficiently administer your AWS environment.

You will start with the AWS fundamentals and then understand how to manage multiple accounts before setting up consolidated billing. The book will assist you in setting up reliable and fast hosting for static websites, sharing data between running instances and backing up data for compliance. By understanding how to use compute service, you will also discover how to achieve quick and consistent instance provisioning. You’ll then learn to provision storage volumes and autoscale an app server. Next, you’ll explore serverless development with AWS Lambda, and gain insights into using networking and database services such as Amazon Neptune. The later chapters will focus on management tools like AWS CloudFormation, and how to secure your cloud resources and estimate costs for your infrastructure. Finally, you’ll use the AWS well-architected framework to conduct a technology baseline review self-assessment and identify critical areas for improvement in the management and operation of your cloud-based workloads.

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By the end of this book, you’ll have the skills to effectively administer your AWS environment.

What you will learn

Secure your account by creating IAM users and avoiding the use of the root login
Simplify the creation of a multi-account landing zone using AWS Control Tower
Master Amazon S3 for unlimited, cost-efficient storage of data
Explore a variety of compute resources on the AWS Cloud, such as EC2 and AWS Lambda
Configure secure networks using Amazon VPC, access control lists, and security groups
Estimate your monthly bill by using cost estimation tools
Learn to host a website with Amazon Route 53, Amazon CloudFront, and S3

Who this book is for

If you are an administrator, DevOps engineer, or an IT professional interested in exploring administrative tasks on the AWS Cloud, then this book is for you. Familiarity with cloud computing platforms and some understanding of virtualization, networking, and other administration-related tasks is assumed.