Fortinet partners with Amazon Web Services to secure enterprise workloads on AWS

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Cybersecurity firm Fortinet announced a new integration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide common customers with advanced security across their cloud platforms, applications, and network. News Amazon Amazon Web Services FortinetFortinet’s cloud security solutions […].

Amazon Web Services security: 5 issues startups aim to fix

Venture Beast

Amid AWS re:Invent, cloud startups discussed Amazon Web Services security and how they're solving issues like misconfiguration and visibility. Read More.

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Amazon Web Services unveils enhanced cloud vulnerability management

Venture Beast

Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced new cloud security capabilities at re:Invent 2021, including updates for the Amazon Inspector service. Read More.

Amazon Web Services Outage Borks the Internet Again

GizModo VR

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the web-hosting service that powers, well, most everything online suffered its third outage this month on Wednesday morning, bringing giant chunks of the web crashing down with it.

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Speaker: Leo Zhadanovsky, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Amazon's journey to its current modern architecture and processes provides insights for all software development leaders. To get there, Amazon focused on decomposing for agility, making critical cultural and operational changes, and creating tools for software delivery. The result was enabling developers to rapidly release and iterate software while maintaining industry-leading standards on security, reliability, and performance. Whether you're developing for a small startup or a large corporation, learning the tools for CI/CD will make your good DevOps team great. We are excited to be joined by Leo Zhadanovsky, a Principal Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services.

How phishing attacks are exploiting Amazon Web Services

Tech Republic Security

By using a legitimate service like AWS to create phishing pages, attackers can bypass traditional security scanners, says Avanan. The post How phishing attacks are exploiting Amazon Web Services appeared first on TechRepublic.

Okta and Amazon Web Services Bring the Okta Identity Cloud to AWS Marketplace

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News Amazon Amazon Web Services AWS Okta Okta IncOkta, Inc. the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today at AWS re:Invent 2020, announced the availability of the Okta Identity Cloud and its products in AWS Marketplace. […].

Dedrone announces partnership with Vodafone and Amazon Web Services to provide airspace security for critical infrastructure

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Dedrone, Vodafone, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have entered into a partnership to provide airspace security for critical infrastructure. News Amazon Amazon Web Services Dedrone

Amazon Web Services to beef up container security with new threat detection

Venture Beast

Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced new container security features coming in early 2022, including GuardDuty threat detection for Amazon EKS. Read More.

Amazon Web Services (AWS): A cheat sheet

Tech Republic Data Center

This comprehensive guide about AWS covers the expansive cloud services offered by Amazon, common use cases and technical limitations and what to know when adopting this technology

What are Amazon Web Services’ Nordic plans?

Computer Weekly

Amazon Web Services' head in the Nordic tells Computer Weekly about the region's increasing demand and use of the cloud

Spotify, Discord, and a Ton of Other Web Services Are Down Right Now

GizModo VR

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Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler's Web Service, Judge Rules

GizModo VR

A federal judge on Thursday refused Parler’s motion for a preliminary injunction to force Amazon to immediately restore web services for the far-right social network. computing technology world wide web conservatism in the united states parler gab amazon app store

M1 Macs in the cloud: Amazon Web Services releases upgraded Mac EC2 instances

GeekWire

Amazon Web Services is doubling down on the latest Apple technologies with the general availability of its EC2 M1 Mac instances, an upgrade of its service that gives developers access to Mac minis in the cloud. The service was initially based on Mac minis with x86 processors.

Learn what you need for an Amazon Web Services career

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There aren't enough qualified AWS professionals to go around, so this affordable bundle can set you up a highly-paid tech career

Palantir Recognized with Amazon Web Services Global Public Sector Partner Award

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Palantir Technologies Inc. announced today that it was named as a 2021 Global AWS Partner Network (APN) Public Sector Partner Award winner for its Palantir platform in its work to combat COVID-19.

Amazon Web Services bans accounts linked with Pegasus spyware

The Verge

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has banned NSO Group, the company behind the Pegasus spyware program. When we learned of this activity, we acted quickly to shut down the relevant infrastructure and accounts,” an Amazon Web Services spokesperson confirmed to The Verge.

Forr The Planet: Sustainability Interview Series — Amazon Web Services

Forrester Digital Transformation

Photo copyright Abhinav Sunil Measuring cloud sustainability is increasingly a priority for customers. Optimizing cloud strategies can be an important enabler of overall carbon footprint reduction strategies of organizations across industries.

Amazon Web Services says overwhelmed network devices triggered outage

The Verge

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has provided an explanation as to what caused the outage that downed parts of its own services , as well as the third-party websites and online platforms that utilize AWS. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

Amazon Web Services launches $40M initiative that aims to reduce health inequities

GeekWire

Amazon Web Services will provide $40 million in credits and technical support over three years for organizations working to enhance health and reduce inequities in care. Amazon Health/Life Sciences Amazon Web Services AWS COVID-19 Max PetersonMax Peterson. Amazon Photo).

Amazon Web Services partners with Brazil’s space agency to boost business on the final frontier

GeekWire

Amazon Web Services and the Brazilian Space Agency are joining forces to support long-term growth of the space industry in Latin America’s largest country. and Max Peterson, vice president of worldwide public sector at Amazon Web Services.

Amazon Web Services expands European datacentre footprint with Paris region opening

Computer Weekly

Amazon Web Services outlines plans to build Paris datacentre region in 2017, as demand for locally hosted cloud services grows

To the moon! Amazon Web Services lists first startups for AWS Space Accelerator

GeekWire

The first 10 companies to participate in Amazon Web Services’ accelerator program for space-centric startups are targeting territory ranging from low Earth orbit to the surface of the moon and Mars. Tech Accelerators Amazon Web Services AWS

How to integrate cloud data into a dashboard (using web services)

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Most businesses these days use multiple cloud services/applications in their day-to-day operations. In fact, businesses rely so heavily on cloud apps and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) they now face a growing challenge: Their data resides in multiple places.

How phishing attacks have exploited Amazon Web Services accounts

Tech Republic Cloud

Phishing campaigns could compromise business data and use Amazon's cloud platform to launch further attacks, says KnowBe4

How Amazon Web Services is helping Satellogic manage its whole Earth catalog

GeekWire

To help with the processing part of the job, Satellogic turns to Amazon Web Services. AWS provides scalable computing power through the Amazon EKS and AWS Lambda services. ” Space Amazon Web Services AWS Earth observation Satellogic

Phishing attack impersonates Amazon Web Services to steal user credentials

Tech Republic Security

The emails spoof an automated notification from AWS to try to capture Amazon account credentials, according to Abnormal Security

New IaaS Benchmark Report: Internap vs Amazon Web Services

Data Center Knowledge

White Papers Amazon Web Services Cloud Spectator iaas Internap virtual machine The rise of public cloud as a robust infrastructure choice over the past several years has led organizations to aggressively outsource their compute, memory, and storage needs to a growing number of IaaS providers. With increasing cloud adoption, more vendors have decided to enter this fast-growing.

Amazon Web Services is launching Space Accelerator for final-frontier startups

GeekWire

Amazon Web Services is raising the curtain on AWS Space Accelerator, a four-week business support program that’s open to space startups seeking to use Amazon’s cloud computing services. Space Accelerators Amazon Web Services AWS Seraphim

Amazon Web Services is creating its very own space force for cloud computing

GeekWire

Amazon Web Services today unveiled a new business unit devoted to developing data infrastructure and cloud services for the aerospace and satellite industry — and headed by someone who helped set up the U.S. AWS Ground Station makes use of satellite ground stations. AWS Photo).

SEC charges ‘decentralized’ Amazon Web Services competitor with scamming investors

The Verge

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has charged the would-be creator of a “decentralized” Amazon Web Services alternative with scamming investors out of millions.

Amazon Web Services continues open-source push with code behind SageMaker Neo

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Amazon Web Services has decided to release the code behind one of its key machine-learning services as an open-source project, as it continues to push back against critics who find its relationship with open-source software out of balance. SageMaker Neo, which lets customers run machine-learning training models across multiple operating environments, was introduced last November at […]. Artificial Intelligence News

Behind release of NFL’s new schedule, Amazon Web Services helped sort endless matchup options

GeekWire

The NFL leverages its partnership with Amazon Web Services to sort through some of the endless scenarios that come into play when figuring out how to match 32 teams across 17 games during an 18-week period, all while optimizing for fairness, travel, and availability of particular venues.

Zoom revenue spikes to $328M in Q1; CEO thanks Amazon Web Services for help meeting demand

GeekWire

Zoom CEO Eric Yuan gave a special shout-out to longtime partner Amazon Web Services and its CEO Andy Jassy for helping the company meet demand. Microsoft Amazon Web Services AWS teams Zoom (Zoom Image).

Amazon Web Services Head Jassy Reaps $35.4 Million for 2016

Data Center Knowledge

The head of Amazon Web Services, which includes the company’s cloud business, received $35.4 Leading the fastest-growing and most profitable division of Amazon.com Inc. is paying off for Andrew Jassy. million in stock and about $179,000 in salary and a 401(k) match, according to a regulatory filing. Amazon Shared

Universal Credit moves into Amazon Web Services cloud

Computer Weekly

Parts of the digital system underpinning the controversial welfare reform programme are now running on AWS under DWP’s hybrid cloud strategy

Amazon Web Services debuts 5-week accelerator for clean energy startups

GeekWire

Amazon Web Services is announcing the creation of a 5-week accelerator to support clean technology startups. The view of Amazon’s Spheres from the street at least offers a look at the plants inside. GeekWire Photo / Kurt Schlosser).

Amazon Web Services outage affects Adobe, Roku, Twilio, Flickr, others

GeekWire

Amazon Web Services suffered an outage Wednesday that affected several applications and services that rely on Amazon’s cloud computing platform. An update posted to the AWS Service Health Dashboard just before 10 a.m.

Slack and Amazon Web Services team up to integrate platforms

Tech Republic Cloud

New capabilities coming to Slack let engineers manage AWS from inside Slack channels, transfer data, and more

Cloud wars: Former Amazon Web Services leader Charlie Bell reportedly joins rival Microsoft

GeekWire

Longtime Amazon Web Services leader Charlie Bell has reportedly taken a job at Microsoft. It describes his role at Amazon as leading the “general management of AWS services, including product definition, pricing, P&Ls, software development, and service operations.”.

Amazon Web Services: The smart person's guide

Tech Republic Data Center

This comprehensive guide about AWS covers the expansive cloud services offered by Amazon, common use cases and technical limitations, and what to know when adopting this technology

Amazon Web Services Turns Ten Years Old

Data Center Knowledge

It sounds like a work of fiction to say that a bookstore would grow to one day power much of the web's critical infrastructure Read More. Shared

AWS Used By Bad Guys: SolarWinds Hackers Used Elastic Compute Cloud

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Amazon Web Services admitted Thursday that hackers used its systems in the SolarWinds campaign but reiterated the cloud computing giant wasn’t itself infected with malware. News Amazon Amazon Web Services Elastic Elasticsearch SolarWinds