2nd Edition

Protecting Information Assets and IT Infrastructure in the Cloud

By Ravi Das Copyright 2024
    324 Pages 7 Color & 50 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    324 Pages 7 Color & 50 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    324 Pages 7 Color & 50 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This book is a second edition. The last one reviewed the evolution of the Cloud, important Cloud concepts and terminology, and the threats that are posed on a daily basis to it. A deep dive into the components of Microsoft Azure were also provided, as well as risk mitigation strategies, and protecting data that resides in a Cloud environment.

    In this second edition, we extend this knowledge gained to discuss the concepts of Microsoft Azure. We also examine how Microsoft is playing a huge role in artificial intelligence and machine learning with its relationship with OpenAI. An overview into ChatGPT is also provided, along with a very serious discussion of the social implications for artificial intelligence.



    1.       Introduction to the Cloud Computing Environment

    2.       Amazon Web Services

    3.       Threats and Risks to Cloud Infrastructure and Risk Mitigation Strategies

    4.       Cloud Data Protection

    5.       The Update From the First Version

    6.       Introduction to Artificial Intelligence

    7.       Conclusion


    Ravi Das is a technical writer in the cybersecurity realm. He also does cybersecurity consulting on the side through his private practice, RaviDas.Tech, Inc. He also holds the Certified in Cybersecurity certification from the ISC(2).