• News

    Firm Uses Machine Learning to Detect AWS Cost Anomalies

    FittedCloud today announced new anomaly detection capabilities in its offerings that optimize costs for various Amazon Web Services cloud products. 06/27/2017

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    AWS Launches New Quick Start for Data Warehouse Deployments

    Deploying a modern enterprise data warehouse on the Amazon Web Services cloud is now easier with a new Quick Start offering, featuring Amazon Redshift and Tableau Server. 06/26/2017

  • AWS Step by Step

    Using Amazon SES for Bulk E-Mail Distribution, Part 1

    With service providers aggressively targeting spam, DIY bulk messaging -- for legitimate e-mails, of course -- can often be more trouble than it's worth. Fortunately, AWS has a solution. 06/26/2017

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    Whole Foods Deal Adds New Layer to AWS-Azure Rivalry

    Amazon.com's pending $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods promises to impact not just the grocery and retail industries, but also the cloud computing market. 06/23/2017

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    In-Memory Data Cache Speeds Up Amazon DynamoDB NoSQL Service

    Amazon Web Services has made generally available an in-memory data cache that boosts the performance of its Amazon DynamoDB NoSQL database service. 06/22/2017

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    AWS To Open Hong Kong Datacenters in 2018

    Amazon Web Services is adding to its already expansive list of cloud datacenter locations with plans to launch a new region in Hong Kong next year. 06/21/2017

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    AWS Boosts Amazon WorkSpaces Security

    Amazon Web Services has enhanced the security of its Amazon WorkSpaces Desktop-as-a-Service solution with new client device screening capabilities. 06/21/2017

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    AT&T Extends NetBond to More AWS Solution Providers

    Telecom giant AT&T took another step in its partnership with Amazon Web Services this week by giving users of its NetBond platform access to solutions hosted on the AWS cloud. 06/20/2017

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    AWS S3 Misconfiguration Leaks Personal Info of Nearly 200 Million Voters

    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. 06/20/2017

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    AWS Big Data News: DynamoDB Auto Scaling, Expanded Schema Conversion Tool

    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. 06/19/2017

  • AWS Step by Step

    Making Cloud Costs More Predictable with Amazon Lightsail

    Unlike EC2, Lightsail instances come with very low-cost, flat-rate pricing. But before signing up, there are a few issues to keep in mind. 06/19/2017

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    Report Shows Two-Horse Infrastructure-as-a-Service Race

    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. 06/16/2017

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    AWS Adds to Customer Wins with Cal Poly, Ancestry

    Two more high-profile organizations have joined the roster of customers that have pledged to go "all-in" with Amazon Web Services. 06/15/2017

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    Tripwire Monitors Hybrid AWS Environments for Security Risks

    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. 06/14/2017

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    AWS Launches Education Competency for Partners

    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. 06/14/2017

  • News

    AWS Plans Second GovCloud Region for 2018

    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. 06/13/2017

  • News

    Raft of AWS Services Extends Global Reach

    Amazon Web Services has spent the past few weeks expanding its global footprint by making several of its solutions available in new markets. 06/13/2017

  • AWS Step by Step

    Reducing Latency with EC2 Placement Groups

    Creating a placement group in AWS to cope with latency issues is easy enough, but there are several important caveats and limitations to keep in mind. 06/12/2017