Host Your Web Site On The Cloud is your step-by-step guide to this revolutionary approach to hosting and managing your web applications.
Cloud computing gives you the tools you need to prepare and cope with a traffic onslaught. You'll have the confidence to withstand a traffic surge without melting your servers or sending you into bankruptcy.
There are a number of ways to use the cloud to host existing applications, build creative new ones, and improve the cost-effectiveness and efficiency or organizations large and small.
You'll learn how to:
- gain a thorough understanding of cloud computing
- master the fundamentals of Amazon Web Services
- install and configure visual and command line tools
- store, retrieve, and distribute data quickly and easily
- build applications that scale
- manage the monitoring, load balancing, and scaling capabilities of cloud computing
Table of Contents
Host Your Web Site in the Cloud
- 1. Welcome to Cloud Computing
- 2. Amazon Web Services Overview
- 3. Tooling Up
- 4. Storing Data with Amazon S3
- 5. Web Hosting with Amazon EC2
- 6. Building a Scalable Architecture with Amazon SQS
- 7. EC2 Monitoring, Auto Scaling, and Elastic Load Balancing
- 8. Amazon SimpleDB: A Cloud Database
- 9. Amazon Relational Database Service
- 10. Advanced AWS
- 11. Putting It All Together: CloudList