In the final phase, transition, we go through what you can expect at go-live, followed by lengthy discussions regarding service level agreements, operations process training, and transition to cloud operations. We talk about intricacies of system stabilization and monitoring. Finally, we explore the options for business continuity and security
Here we start talking about the actual threats a data center will face and security controls they can implement to lower their risk. This chapter covers the physical servers, network cables, and buildings that make cloud computing possible. We discuss how they prevent damage that would interrupt your service and unauthorized access that could compromise your data. You'll come away with knowledge about how data centers should work, the questions you should ask, and how you can secure your own premises so your access points are as secure as your cloud environment.