Multiple security reports recently revealed the dangers of cloud computing misconfigurations, resulting in vulnerabilities that have again manifested in the real world as personal information about nearly 200 million voters was left exposed on an Amazon Web Services-hosted S3 bucket.
The Amazon Web Services cloud, a major player in the Big Data space, recently announced a new auto scaling feature for the DynamoDB NoSQL service and the expansion of its Schema Conversion Tool.
In the new Magic Quadrant report from research firm Gartner Inc., Amazon Web Services is plotted off by itself, with only Microsoft joining it in "Leaders" status.
Two more high-profile organizations have joined the roster of customers that have pledged to go "all-in" with Amazon Web Services.
With cloud security (or the lack thereof) in the news of late, Tripwire launched a new service to provide critical security controls for hybrid cloud environments that leverage the Amazon Web Services cloud.
The new competency is designed for Advanced and Premier partners that have good track records of developing AWS-based solutions for schools, educators and students.
Amazon Web Services is preparing to open a new cloud region in the eastern United States that's optimized for government and public sector agencies.
Amazon Web Services has spent the past few weeks expanding its global footprint by making several of its solutions available in new markets.
After a preview program, Amazon Web Services announced the general availability of AWS Greengrass, which extends cloud functionality to Internet of Things-connected devices.
Amazon Web Services this week announced the availability of a new storage competency for consulting partners enrolled in its AWS Partner Network.
Other findings: Cloud computing spending is creeping up on traditional datacenter spending, and AWS is still at the top of the cloud provider business by a wide margin, though rivals are gaining ground.
Users of the Amazon Web Services IoT Platform can now access data from Salesforce.com to give field technicians and customer service reps more actionable insights into device data.
Fresh on the heels of a similar report from a different security company, Appthority has published investigation results that found nearly 43 TB of enterprise data was exposed on cloud back-ends, including personally identifiable information.
Amazon Web Services this week announced that it has greatly expanded access to its Amazon Lightsail virtual private server (VPS) solution.
MicroStrategy is now offering its flagship enterprise analytics platform on the Amazon Web Services cloud.
Amazon Web Services recently rolled out two new specialty exams to its certification program, as well as structured benefits and a centralized portal.
RedLock published a research report finding many security issues primarily caused by user misconfigurations on public cloud platforms, with Amazon Web Services figuring prominently.
Fugue enhanced its cloud infrastructure management platform, providing control reach that spans multiple Amazon Web Services accounts.
In a hiring coup, Amazon Web Services this week welcomed James Gosling to its ranks as a Distinguished Engineer.
GitHub Enterprise is now available on the Amazon Web Services cloud as an AWS Quick Start, a ready-made packaging of resources designed to easily deploy specific workloads.