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    Ingram Micro Taps Amazon WorkSpaces for DaaS

    Technology distributor Ingram Micro is bringing the Windows desktop to Samsung mobile users by way of Amazon WorkSpaces. 10/18/2017

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    AWS Now Lets Lightsail Spin Up Windows Virtual Servers

    Amazon Web Services this week announced new support for Microsoft Windows Server in its Amazon Lightsail virtual private server (VPS) solution. 10/17/2017

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    Hands-On with Polly, Amazon's AI-Based Speech Synthesizer

    Despite some shortcomings, Amazon Polly is much more than a cloud-based reworking of Apple's 30-year-old S.A.M. program. (But don't count on it to read algebra equations just yet.) 10/17/2017

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    SaaS, PaaS Spending To Outpace Estimates in 2017

    Higher-than-expected spending in the Software as a Service and Platform as a Service categories is driving growth in the overall public cloud services market, according to new data by Gartner. 10/16/2017

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    Moxa Builds AWS Integration into Industrial IoT 'Starter Kit'

    Moxa, a provider of industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions, recently launched a hardware/software bundle aimed at helping systems integrators funnel data from edge devices to the Amazon Web Services platform. 10/13/2017

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    AWS Links CodeStar and CodeBuild to GitHub

    Open source repository GitHub now integrates with two of Amazon Web Services' developer tools. 10/13/2017

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    AWS, Microsoft Collaborate on Deep Learning with 'Gluon'

    Amazon Web Services and Microsoft this week put their long-running cloud rivalry on hold to unveil a new joint project: an open source deep learning library called "Gluon." 10/12/2017

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    Study: Lax Security Enforcement Behind Rise in Amazon S3 Exposures

    A new report by cloud security firm RedLock spells out what the recent outbreak of Amazon S3 security errors already indicates: "Data exposures are on the rise because organizations are failing to adhere to established security best practices." 10/11/2017

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    AWS Backs Anti-Corruption Challenge for Cloud Orgs

    Amazon Web Services has thrown its support behind a new technology competition aimed at fostering anti-corruption standards in the cloud computing industry. 10/11/2017

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    Consulting Giant Accenture Left Critical Data Exposed on Amazon S3

    Accenture, one of the world's biggest IT services and consulting firms with a long roster of equally high-profile customers, left critical data to be exposed to the general public on the Amazon Web Services cloud. 10/10/2017

  • AWS Step by Step

    Best Practices for Creating and Managing AWS Tags

    As useful as tags are for tracking down specific AWS resources, they can easily get out of hand. To avoid future headaches, develop a carefully controlled tagging structure early. 10/09/2017

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    AWS Touts Its Status as GE's 'Preferred' Cloud

    General Electric is throwing its support behind Amazon Web Services as its "preferred" in-house cloud provider, the two companies announced this week. 10/06/2017

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    AWS Extends Its Support to SQL Server 2017

    The newest release of Microsoft's relational database server is now supported on the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2). 10/05/2017

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    Microsoft Answers AWS Snowball with Azure Data Box

    Microsoft has joined rivals AWS and Google in providing customers with an appliance to physically transfer large volumes of data from their on-premises environments to the cloud. 10/03/2017

  • AWS Step by Step

    How To Lock Down AWS Security Groups

    Each time you create an Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instance, AWS will create a new security group whose job is to control access to that instance. Here's how to configure it. 10/02/2017

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    Amazon Pinpoint Gets 2-Way Messaging, Expanded Notification Support

    Amazon Web Services recently rolled out several improvements to its Pinpoint mobile app analytics solution, including two-way SMS texting and support for more push notification services. 09/28/2017

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    Gartner: AWS Rules Booming Public IaaS Cloud Market

    The Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) space is on an "aggressive" growth path driven by hyperscale cloud vendors such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. 09/28/2017

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    Domino Puts Another Piece of Its Data Science Platform on AWS

    Data science software provider Domino has added another module to its cloud-based solution that aims to help data scientists quickly build models for production applications. 09/27/2017