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List of Good Cloud Computing Books

List of Good Cloud Computing Books

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Mastering Cloud Computing: Foundations and Applications Programming
Mastering Cloud Computing: Foundations and Applications Programming


 Mastering Cloud Computing is designed for undergraduate students learning to develop cloud computing applications. Tomorrow’s applications won’t live on a single computer but will be deployed from and reside on a virtual server, accessible anywhere, any time. Tomorrow’s application developers need to understand the requirements of building apps for these virtual systems, including concurrent programming, high-performance computing, and data-intensive systems.

Cloud Computing: Principles and Paradigms
Cloud Computing: Principles and Paradigms
 The primary purpose of this book is to capture the state-of-the-art in Cloud Computing technologies and applications. The book will also aim to identify potential research directions and technologies that will facilitate creation a global market-place of cloud computing services supporting scientific, industrial, business, and consumer applications. We expect the book to serve as a reference for larger audience such as systems architects, practitioners, developers, new researchers and graduate level students.

VMware vCloud Director Cookbook
VMware vCloud Director Cookbook
  • Learn how to work with the vCloud API
  • Covers the recently launched VMware vCloud Suite 5.5
  • Step-by-step instructions to simplify infrastructure provisioning
  • Real-life implementation of tested recipes, packed with illustrations and programming examples

OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook - Second Edition
OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook – Second Edition
  • Updated for OpenStack Grizzly
  • Learn how to install, configure, and manage all of the OpenStack core projects including new topics like block storage and software defined networking
  • Learn how to build your Private Cloud utilizing DevOps and Continuous Integration tools and techniques

Cloud Security and Privacy: An Enterprise Perspective on Risks and Compliance (Theory in Practice)
Cloud Security and Privacy: An Enterprise Perspective on Risks and Compliance (Theory in Practice)
Ideal for IT staffers, information security and privacy practitioners, business managers, service providers, and investors alike, this book offers you sound advice from three well-known authorities in the tech security world. You’ll learn detailed information on cloud computing security that-until now-has been sorely lacking.

  • Review the current state of data security and storage in the cloud, including confidentiality, integrity, and availability
  • Learn about the identity and access management (IAM) practice for authentication, authorization, and auditing of the users accessing cloud services
  • Discover which security management frameworks and standards are relevant for the cloud
  • Understand the privacy aspects you need to consider in the cloud, including how they compare with traditional computing models
  • Learn the importance of audit and compliance functions within the cloud, and the various standards and frameworks to consider
  • Examine security delivered as a service-a different facet of cloud security

Enterprise Cloud Computing: A Strategy Guide for Business and Technology Leaders
Enterprise Cloud Computing: A Strategy Guide for Business and Technology Leaders
 We are witnessing the third seismic shift in information technology over the past fifty years. In the beginning it was centralized computing where mainframe computers gave companies economies of scale in handling their data processing. Then it was client-server computing driven by networks and PCs that gave companies new sources of efficiency. Now we are witnessing the emergence of a third computing model and it will have a huge impact on business, — especially in today’s economy full of unexpected change. As with the first two computing models as they emerged, we may not be totally sure what it is or how it will change the rules of business and create new winners and losers in the marketplace. It s called Cloud Computing and the economic and innovation implications are game changing. No one needs to know more about the business implications of Cloud Computing than C-level executives responsible for the future of their organizations, for the wow isn t just about technology, it s about the promise of on-demand business innovation. But even more than understanding this new wave, they need to act, and act now. Written by industry veterans with a combined leadership experience of over 100 years at the intersection of business and technology, Enterprise Cloud Computing provides strategic insights, describes the breakout business models and offers the planning and implementation guidance business and technology leaders need to chart their course ahead. This is the companion book to “Dot.Cloud: The 21st Century Business Platform.”

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