• News

    Analysis: AWS-VMware Partnership a 'Win-Win'

    The newly minted hybrid cloud partnership between VMware Inc. and Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) promises to be a boon for the two companies' mutual customers. 10/14/2016

  • News

    AWS Joins Hybrid Cloud Fray in VMware Partnership

    Virtualization giant VMware and Amazon Web Services (AWS) are partnering on a hybrid cloud service dubbed "VMware Cloud on AWS." 10/13/2016

  • News

    AWS Adds Another SAP-Optimized EC2 Instance

    Amazon Web Services has introduced another X1 instance size to its family of SAP HANA-optimized Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instances. 10/11/2016

  • News

    AWS, Microsoft Embrace IPv6 for Their Clouds

    To meet the requirements of modern software -- and because of the increasingly limited availability of IPv4 addresses -- Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) and Microsoft have each brought native IPv6 connectivity to their respective cloud services. 10/11/2016

  • AWS Step by Step

    How To Attach Extra Storage to an EC2 Instance

    In the world of physical servers, it's rare for a server to have only a single hard drive -- and yet, default AWS instances usually only contain a single virtual hard disk. Fortunately, there is a way to attach additional virtual hard disks to an AWS instance. 10/10/2016

  • News

    Cloud Leaders Diverge on AI Approach

    Many signs are pointing to artificial intelligence (AI) as the next battleground for the top three cloud providers. 10/10/2016

  • News

    AWS, AT&T Work on Joint IoT and Networking Solutions

    Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) has signed a deal with telecom giant AT&T to develop integrated Internet of Things (IoT) and networking solutions for businesses. 10/06/2016

  • News

    AWS Launches GPU Instances for AI, Big Data Workloads

    In a bid to support the most compute-intensive workloads today, Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) has launched a new family of Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instance types called P2. 10/04/2016

  • AWS Step by Step

    Working with AWS Bucket Policies

    By default, AWS storage buckets are relatively permissive. While you can exert more control over them by implementing bucket policies, the catch is that AWS doesn't provide a point-and-click process for this. 10/03/2016

  • News

    AWS Expanding EU Footprint with Paris Region

    Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) has set its sights on France as it plans to expand its global cloud infrastructure. 09/29/2016

  • News

    Amazon Linux Machine Image Gets Update

    Amazon Web Services updated its Amazon Linux AMI, with support for Python 3.5, Nginx 1.10, PostgreSQL 9.5, PHP 7.0 and more. 09/28/2016

  • News

    AWS Launches Largest M4 Instance Yet

    Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) this week expanded its family of M4 instance types with the m4.16xlarge. 09/28/2016

  • News

    Firm Says Configuration Management Key to Cloud Migrations

    According to Logicworks, configuration management is key to understanding what a "good" AWS implementation is, which removes the main obstacle to cloud migrations. 09/27/2016

  • News

    Microsoft Talks Up Its Cloud Footprint vs. Amazon's

    Microsoft this week underscored the global reach of its Azure public cloud, particularly in comparison to Amazon Web Services (AWS). 09/27/2016

  • AWS Step by Step

    Taking Control of Your AWS Billing

    AWS provides tools that let admins not only track down unexpected costs, but also prevent billing surprises -- like the unexpected charge that Brien found on his credit card recently -- from happening in the first place. 09/26/2016

  • In-Depth

    Juggling Act: How Partners Are Selling Both AWS and Azure

    Channel firms are increasingly seeing the benefits of partnering with both Amazon and Microsoft on cloud services, but doing so requires a good deal of training, planning and trust. 09/22/2016

  • News

    AWS Simplifies API Gateway for Cloud Developers

    The API gateway used by developers working with the Amazon Web Services cloud has been updated with new features to simplify API-based development. 09/21/2016

  • News

    Open Source Greenplum Database Now on AWS Marketplace

    zData has a new AWS Marketplace offering based on the Greenplum Database, a massively parallel data warehouse that was open sourced by Pivotal Software. 09/20/2016

  • AWS Step by Step

    How To Use AWS Storage Buckets

    One of the primary storage structures in Amazon S3 is the bucket. When it comes to creating one, there are two important things to know. 09/20/2016

  • News

    Oracle Puts AWS in Crosshairs with IaaS Push

    Oracle is getting ready to mount a challenge against Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) for cloud infrastructure dominance, said Founder and CTO Larry Ellison. 09/19/2016