The Art of Scalability

The Art of Scalability

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The Comprehensive, Proven Approach to IT Scalabilitya€“Updated with New Strategies, Technologies, and Case Studies In The Art of Scalability, Second Edition, leading scalability consultants Martin L. Abbott and Michael T. Fisher cover everything you need to know to smoothly scale products and services for any requirement. This extensively revised edition reflects new technologies, strategies, and lessons, as well as new case studies from the authorsa€™ pioneering consulting practice, AKF Partners. Writing for technical and nontechnical decision-makers, Abbott and Fisher cover everything that impacts scalability, including architecture, process, people, organization, and technology. Their insights and recommendations reflect more than thirty years of experience at companies ranging from eBay to Visa, and Salesforce.com to Apple. Youa€™ll find updated strategies for structuring organizations to maximize agility and scalability, as well as new insights into the cloud (IaaS/PaaS) transition, NoSQL, DevOps, business metrics, and more. Using this guidea€™s tools and advice, you can systematically clear away obstacles to scalabilitya€“and achieve unprecedented IT and business performance. Coverage includes a€c Why scalability problems start with organizations and people, not technology, and what to do about it a€c Actionable lessons from real successes and failures a€c Staffing, structuring, and leading the agile, scalable organization a€c Scaling processes for hyper-growth environments a€c Architecting scalability: proprietary models for clarifying needs and making choicesa€“including 15 key success principles a€c Emerging technologies and challenges: data cost, datacenter planning, cloud evolution, and customer-aligned monitoring a€c Measuring availability, capacity, load, and performanceImplement a robust postmortem process to get to the heart of all problems. What. Is. an. Incident? The ITIL definition of an incident is a€œAny event which is not part of the standard operation of a service and which causes, or may cause, anbsp;...


Title:The Art of Scalability
Author: Martin L. Abbott, Michael T. Fisher
Publisher:Addison-Wesley Professional - 2015-05-23
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