Building Secure and Reliable Systems - a book by Google

This repository contains the content of the book “Building Secure and Reliable Systems” by Heather Adkins, Betsy Beyer, Paul Blankinship, Piotr Lewandowski, Ana Oprea, and Adam Stubblefield.

Google wrote this book aiming to share knowledge about our experience in building secure systems at scale. The book highlights technologies and practices that protect user data and reliability; it also offers insights into collaboration between teams on these topics. The book was launched on 2020-04-08 and can be found at

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To read the book, see the Table of Contents.

Building Secure and Reliable Systems