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The latest Amazon Web Services news articles from AWSInsider.net.


Report: AWS the Winner as VMware Workloads Move to Cloud

The vast majority of businesses running VMware environments are planning to move at least part of their environments to the cloud by next year, with Amazon Web Services being the platform of choice for nearly half of them.

Verizon's Virtual Network Solution Adds AWS Support

Enterprise customers of Amazon Web Services can now take advantage of Verizon's software-defined networking (SDN) technologies to bring the scalability they need for their operations.

AWS Locks Down Traffic Between DynamoDB and VPCs

Amazon Web Services this week added another layer of security for customers using its Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) alongside its DynamoDB database solution.

Nearly 2 Million Voters Exposed in Latest Amazon S3 Error

Researchers this week discovered that personal data of over 1.8 million Chicago voters had been left exposed in a misconfigured Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) bucket.

Barracuda Lets Backup Users Replicate Data to AWS

Barracuda this week announced that its customers and partners can now leverage the Amazon Web Services cloud as one of their options for data replication.

Splunk Rolls Out Analytics for AWS Resources

Machine data company Splunk is putting its analytics expertise to work in the Amazon Web Services cloud.

Lacework Adds AWS CloudTrail Support to Polygraph

Cloud security firm Lacework is giving Amazon Web Services administrators some help with monitoring their accounts.

McAfee Launches Platform To Secure AWS Workloads

A new offering from security software giant McAfee is designed specifically to protect workloads in the Amazon Web Services cloud.

With Acquisition, Microsoft Gains HPC Advantage over AWS, Google

Microsoft this week gained some leverage against its closest public cloud competitors in the high-performance computing (HPC) space.

With Macie Launch, AWS Tackles S3 Security Holes

Amazon Web Services on Monday rolled out several enhancements designed to mitigate potential security weaknesses in its cloud.

As Its Cloud Grows, AWS Launches Free Migration Tool

Amazon Web Services put a spotlight on enterprise cloud migrations at its AWS Summit event in New York City on Monday.

AWS Debuts Glue To Automate ETL Jobs

A new Amazon Web Services solution promises to reduce the time it takes an organization to sort through its data for analytics projects.

AWS Adds Custom Sign-In Support to Cognito

It's now easier for developers to customize the sign-in experiences in their mobile applications using Amazon Cognito.

AWS-Thinkbox Deal Yields Fruit with Deadline 10 Preview

Amazon Web Services on Thursday announced the public preview of Deadline 10, the next version of a render management platform developed by Thinkbox Software, which AWS acquired earlier this year.

Equinix, Telehouse Expand Secure AWS Connections

Amazon Web Services customers in New York and London now have more options for establishing direct and secure connections to the cloud.

AWS Boosts Open Source Chops, Joins Cloud-Native Group

Amazon Web Services this week announced it has joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), underscoring its support for open source and cloud-native technologies.

Data Privacy Laws Driving Cloud Expansion Abroad

It's no secret that cloud mega-providers Amazon Web Services and Microsoft have been spending the past few years significantly expanding their footprints outside of the United States.

SAS Grid Gets Its Own Quick Start on AWS

Amazon Web Services this week added another tome to its library of Quick Start deployment services: SAS Grid computing environments.

AWS Cloud Monitoring Gets Closer to Actual 'Real Time'

Amazon Web Services customers can now gather metrics from their cloud-based applications and resources in second-long intervals.

Rackspace Doubles Down on AWS Partnership

Managed cloud services provider Rackspace is beefing up its arsenal of services aimed at moving customers to Amazon Web Services.