Cloud Networking Simplified

Cloud Networking Simplified : An Illustrated Guide to Cloud Networking Concepts and Business Models

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Cloud networking is revolutionizing the way IT and networked services are delivered. As a result, thousands of executives, investors, marketers, and other business and technical professionals have found that their understanding of networking is now outdated. For many of these individuals, typical cloud networking books are far too technical and detailed. Cloud Networking Simplified is the solution. This uniquely visual and intuitive primer presents high-level accessible answers through brief, illustrated sections packed with easy-to-understand, full-color diagrams and infographics - in essence, a "chalk-talk approach" in which each 1-4 page section demonstrates a single concept. It has been designed from the ground up to provide a starting point for everyone who needs to understand the fundamentals of the cloud networking revolution: both the business and the technology. The authors provide a birds-eye view of topics including: Cloud concepts, definitions, solutions, technologies, components, applications, and business models The business case for customers, and the business/technical drivers of cloud networking Answers to elementary questions such as: "What happens to my data in the cloud?" Practical insights about SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, and private/public/hybrid clouds Essential primers on securing clouds and managing them on a day-to-day basisshow more

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  • Paperback | 450 pages
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Cisco Press
  • Indianapolis, United States
  • English
  • 1587204290
  • 9781587204296

Table of contents

Tentative TOC: Part I: Cloud 101: the Basics They All Assume You Know 1. Defining the Cloud 2. Cloud Attributes 3. What Are Virtual Machines? 4. A Map of the Clouds Part II: What's Wrong With the Old Network? 5. A Look Back at Data Centers 6. The Data Economy 7. Flexible Workloads 8. Why Charge Backs Are Impossible 9. What's Broken 10. We've Been Here Before Part III: How Clouds Are Built 11. Virtual Machines: A Closer Look 12. Hypervisors 13. Connectivity 14. Multi-tenancy 15. Hosting Services 16. Management Part IV: Cloud Economics 17. Power Consumption 18. Upgrades and Truck Rolls 19. Finances 20. Metering and Billing 21. Low Margins Part V: Cloud Networking 22. Networking within an IaaS deployment 23. Layer 1-2 (Gone) 24. Layer 3 (IP including V6) 25. Layer 4-7 26. Load Balancing 27. WAN Optimization 28. Virtual Appliance 29. Service 30. Firewall 31. Where is the New Perimeter? Part VI: Cloud Security 32. Where's My Data, Exactly? 33. Preventing Data Leakage 34. Logging and Auditing 35. Server Security Tools in the Cloud 36. Troubleshooting 37. Privacy and Segmentation 38. Encryption in the Cloud (at rest) 39. Encryption to and through the Cloud (in motion) Part VII: Saas 40. SaaS The big Picture 41. Multi-tenancy in SaaS: Not Your Father's Virtual Machine 42. Network Topologies to Get to SaaS 43. Accessing SaaS Quickly 44. Accessing SaaS Securely Part VIII: IaaS 45. IaaS: The Big Picture 46. Connecting to IaaS from Outside the Cloud 47. Connecting 2 Clouds Together 48. Connecting Your Users to Your IaaS Part IX: PaaS 49. PaaS: the Big Picture 50. Application Frameworks 51. Hosting Services Part X: The Big Picture 52. Putting it All Together 53. How the Cloud Affects You 54. What's Next? Part XI: A How to use the Cloud Primer 55. IaaS, PaaS, or SaaS? 56. Private or Public or Hybrid? 57. What Virtual Machines? 58. How Many Clouds? 59. Hands on Security 60. Who Will Run It?61. DevOps, NoOps, or ITOps?show more

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