This section contains free e-books and guides on Cloud Computing, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.
Introduction to Cloud Computing by Srinath BeldonaSrinath BeldonaPDF
| 100 Pages
covers the following topics: Basic Cloud computing principles, Deployment
Models, Service Models, Economic Considerations, Operational Characteristics,
Service Agreements including Service Level Agreements, Cloud Security, Cloud
Risks and compliance, How to select a Cloud Provider.
Cloud Computing RCIS tutorialDan C. MarinescuPDF
| 139 Pages
This note covers the
following topics: Basic concepts, Cloud computing infrastructure, Cloud
applications, Virtualization, Resource management and Security.
Introduction to Cloud ComputingMajd F. SakrOnline
| NA Pages
This note explains the basics of the
emerging cloud computing paradigm. Topics covered includes: What is Cloud
Computing, Why Cloud Computing, What are its challenges and opportunities, How
does Cloud Computing work and Parallel Processing.
Identity in the Age of Cloud ComputingJ.D.LasicaPDF
| 110 Pages
report is by J.D.Lasia provides some back ground on the topic as it gives the
reader the benefit of the considerable insights that emerged from the round
table dialogue. It begins, as the conference did, with description and
definition of the cloud.
Introduction to Cloud Computing (PDF slides 34P)NAPDF
| 34 Pages
This note describes What is
Cloud Computing, Public Cloud: Amazon, Google and Microsoft Azure Services,
Cloud Services Taxonomy, Large Data Centers and Different Models of
IBM Smart Storage Cloud (PDF 116P)Larry
Coyne, Shivaramakrishnan Gopalakrishnan and John SingPDF
| 146 Pages
This book covers the following topics: What is cloud
computing, Introduction to cloud delivery models, Public clouds, Private
clouds, Hybrid clouds, Community clouds,Cloud workflow macro patterns, What is
a storage cloud, Benefits and features of storage cloud, Storage classes
for cloud, Storage cloud delivery models, Public storage cloud, Private
storage cloud, Hybrid storage cloud, What enables a smart storage cloud, Global
collaboration for OpenStack storage components, OpenStack block storage
component, What does IBM offer for storage cloud, What are others doing in the
journey to storage cloud.
Security Guidance for Critical Areas of Focus in Cloud ComputingCloud
| 76 Pages
This book doesn't tell you exactly what, where, or
how to move into the cloud, but to provide you with practical
recommendations and key questions to make that transition as securely as
possible, on your own terms. This book explains the following topics
related to cloud: Cloud Architecture, Governing in the Cloud, Operating in
the Cloud, Traditional Security, Business Continuity, and Disaster
Recovery, Data Center Operations, Incident Response, Notification, and
Remediation, Application Security, Encryption and Key Management, Identity
and Access Management, Virtualization.