Cloud Security and Privacy: An Enterprise Perspective on Risks and Compliance

by Tim Mather, Subra Kumaraswamy, Shahed Latif

If you want to get an overview of the challenges in the field of cloud security, this book should get you started. It covers both "traditional" computer security, as well as some standards and regulations to be aware of. [Full review]

Cloud Application Architectures: Building Applications and Infrastructure in the Cloud

by George Reese

If you need a soft, albeit slightly outdated, introduction to Amazon's cloud, this is your book. [Full review]


  • 2015-09-29

    It's been almost one and a half year since I reviwed a book! I've been too absorbed by Writing my own. Anyway, I'm back with Jeff Patton's relatively...
  • 2014-01-04

    New category! Performance! Reviewed The Every Computer Performance Book. Check it out!
  • 2013-09-10

    Reviewed a book that' slightly less technical, but much more fun to read. It's I.T. Confidential.
  • 2013-08-13

    Reviewed yet another book on Visual Studio 2012 and TFS. I also created a "Microsoft" category and moved the other TFS book there from the "Tools"...
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    Updated the FAQ. Included information about getting a book reviewed.