Multi-Cloud for Architects

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  • Get to grips with different cloud offerings according to service and availability model
  • Choose your cloud model, depending on real-world requirements
  • Become familiar with interconnecting and designing multi-cloud solutions according to network, identity, and application
  • Interconnect major cloud providers and frameworks, such as Microsoft Azure/Azure Stack, and AWS, and manage hosting solutions
  • Resolve key show stoppers in a multi-cloud environment
  • Familiarize yourself with example architectures based on real-world projects and solutions

With the passing of time and with technology evolving, organizations all around the globe, from small- to medium-sized enterprises through to companies that are fully equipped, have started migrating or adapting to cloud computing. If you are looking at adapting entirely to any cloud and its services, this book will be your go-to guide to find perfect solutions, irrespective of the size of your infrastructure.

This book will teach you effective solutions for overcoming various implementation scenarios. Our book covers two major cloud platforms (AWS and Azure) and provides practical use cases. You will start by designing the building blocks for infrastructure solutions that will involve core cloud platform services, such as compute, networking, storage, and identity, through various cloud providers. You will be able to plan and design solutions across major cloud providers and streamline interconnections and identities. Finally, you will understand the differences between, and the behavior of, both platforms, and you will be able to plan interconnects and identities for single-instance management.

By the end of this book, you will know everything you need in order to be able to architect a multi-cloud solution for your organization.

  • A practical step-by-step guide that will teach you to architect effective Cloud computing solutions and services efficiently 
  • You will learn the key differences in both platforms and how you can interconnect them to each other
  • Eliminate the pain-points of architecting, interconnect and managing multi-cloud services and solutions.
Page Count 302
Course Length 9 hours 3 minutes
ISBN 9781788623766
Date Of Publication 31 Jan 2019


Florian Klaffenbach

Florian Klaffenbach is currently working as a technology solutions professional at Microsoft. He is a well-known expert when it comes to hybrid cloud scenarios, cloud connectivity, and cloud environment optimization. Before he started at Microsoft, he worked at several companies in different roles, such as technical community manager and solution expert at Dell, and solutions architect at CGI Germany. He is also one of Packt's authors and has worked on books such as Implementing Azure Solutions, first and second edition. He spends his free time with his wife and little son, and is currently waiting for his second son.

Markus Klein

Markus Klein works as a technology solution specialist at Microsoft Germany, specializing in Azure and Hybrid Azure scenarios. He has been passionate about Microsoft technology for more than 20 years, starting with System Center, Service Provider Foundation, KATAL, Azure Pack and Azure, and later the Azure Stack. Before joining Microsoft, he worked as an architect at Microsoft Cloud Partners. In 2007, he founded a cloud community and was the co-founder of some Azure meetups, too. He was recognized as an MVP in cloud and datacenter management for seven years before he joined Microsoft. You can find him as a speaker at conferences in Europe and abroad. He likes to support the community and is a regular blogger.

Suresh Sundaresan

Suresh Sundaresan, a postgraduate from the prestigious Indian Institute of Science, is passionate about competency-building in the areas of cloud computing and storage technologies. After holding the position of Group Head Competency Development first at Wipro and then at IBM India, Suresh joined Oracle as a cloud architect for their Managed Cloud Services division. After a brief stint at Oracle, Suresh founded Cloudsiksha, a startup dedicated to cloud education. He has now trained more than 2,000 engineers in cloud computing and DevOps. His clients include major multi-national corporations such as Philips, JPMC, Wells Fargo, Accenture, Wipro, TCS, Adobe, Epsilon, and many more. Suresh is AWS Solution Architect Professional certified.