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Resilience and Reliability on AWS Engineering at Cloud Scale

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ISBN-10: 1449339190

ISBN-13: 9781449339197

Edition: 2012

Authors: Jurg van Vliet, Flavia Paganelli, Jasper Geurtsen

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The cloud has achieved an air of invincibility, and solutions such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) make cloud computing look so appealing. But building a good application on any platform is difficult. There will always be outages, small and large. Are you prepared to handle them?Resilience and Reliability on AWShelps you answer that and many other questions. Written by the founders of 9Apps, an independent provider of AWS and Eucalyptus cloud solutions, this book prepares infrastructure engineers to handle outages in their cloud systems, using low-cost tools that AWS provides for such an eventuality. You’ll learn how the cloud works, and discover why AWS and other cloud computing services are…    
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Book details

List price: $29.99
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/22/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 162
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Jurg van Vliet graduated from the University of Amsterdam in Computer Science. After his internship with Philips Research, he worked for many web startups and media companies. Passionate about technology, he wrote for many years about it and its effects on society. He became interested in the cloud and started using AWS in 2007. After merging his former company, 2Yellows, with a research firm, he decided to start 9Apps, an AWS boutique that is an AWS solution provider and silver partner of Eucalyptus, together with Flavia. Give Jurg a scalability challenge, and he will not sleep until he solves it—and he will love you for it.

Jurg van Vliet graduated from the University of Amsterdam in Computer Science. After his internship with Philips Research he worked for many (web) startups and media companies. After merging his former company 2Yellows with a research firm he started 9Apps. Passionate, energetic and with a relentless drive to create...Flavia Paganelli has been developing software for over a decade, for companies like TomTom and Layar. Flavia is one of the best software professionals in the field. Serious, dedicated and always looking for quality. Together with her team of developers she builds the most amazing tools.