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


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 […].

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


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. […].


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


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’ insights into gaming for 2021

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Eric Morales says Amazon Web Services has 90% of game publishers as its customers. GamesBeat PC Gaming VB Home Page Amazon Amazon Web Services category-/Business & Industrial category-/Games/Computer & Video Games DeanBeat Reviews Previews and Interviews Eric Morales

Building Like Amazon

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.

Amazon Web Services celebrates 8 years in the cloud

David Linthicum

Believe it or not, it was eight years ago that Amazon Web Services'' S3 (Simple Storage Service) went into production. Cloud Computing Amazon Web Services Cloud Storage At the time, the promise was revolutionary: read more.

Cloud vendors, stop copying Amazon Web Services -- or else

David Linthicum

I get emails daily from cloud providers that want to talk to me about news service they are offering, services that look a lot like the old ones their competitors -- typically, Amazon Web Services -- already furnish. Cloud Computing Amazon Web Services IT Management Cloud Computing

3 barriers between Amazon Web Services and businesses

David Linthicum

Amazon Web Services'' Re:Invent 2013 conference is coming up next month in Las Vegas, and I can already tell you it will sell out and be a big hit. Cloud Computing Amazon Web Services IaaS Cloud computing Amazon had a huge lead in the market, everyone knows it, and both customers and partners alike will show up to pay homage. The success is well deserved. AWS didn''t get to where it is through clever marketing.

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

Stackdriver is a pawn in the fight between Google and Amazon Web Services

David Linthicum

Cloud Computing The Industry Standard Google Amazon Web Services At first glance, it may seem odd that Google is buying Stackdriver , a cloud-monitoring startup read more.

3 lessons for IT from Amazon Web Services

David Linthicum

billion from Amazon Web Services, a full 81.5 recently posted its second-ever quarterly profit: $23.2 billion in the last quarter, an increase of 19.9 percent that exceeded analyst estimates. That included $1.8 percent more than in the second quarter of 2014. The division's operating income was $391 million, an impressive 400 percent annual gain. Both IT organizations and Amazon's cloud competitors alike would be wise to learn three key lessons from AWS's success.

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


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

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


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.

Top 3 Reasons Oracle Will Beat AWS, Snowflake in Huge Data Warehouse Market


Read Bob Evans explain why Oracle Corporation could beat Amazon Web Services and Snowflake in the data warehousing arena on Cloud Wars: Data-driven companies will be the winners in the […]. News Amazon Amazon Web Services Oracle Oracle Corporation Snowflake

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IBM vs. Amazon Web Services: Don't be fooled by their numbers game

David Linthicum

Cloud Computing The Industry Standard IBM Amazon Web Services Cloud Computing Technology Business Vendors like to show off data that says they''re winning in terms of market adoption versus their competitors. They also like to show off data that is hard to verify, which makes it easier for them to claim whatever they want and even be technically, if obscurely, right. read more.

Amazon: Here’s what caused the major AWS outage last week


Amazon Web Services (AWS) has explained the cause of last Wednesday’s widespread outage, which impacted thousands of third-party online services for several hours. While dozens of AWS services were affected, AWS […]. News Amazon Amazon Web Services

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

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

Amazon Web Services cracks open the door to hybrid clouds

David Linthicum

Amazon Web Services has always pushed back on private clouds — it''s a public cloud, after all. AWS’s recently launched services show it''s becoming more aware that some items still, and will always, reside inside the enterprise. Another example is AWS Directory Services , announced last month, which lets you connect your AWS resources with an existing Microsoft Active Directory if desired.

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.

After reaching $40B in revenue in record time, Amazon Web Services hints at its own reinvention


Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy with a chart showing AWS revenue growth at the company’s virtual re:Invent conference this week. Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy at AWS re:Invent this week, in front of a slide showing some of the company’s customers and partners.

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


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. Amazon Web Services started down the road to space-centric cloud computing a year and a half ago when it established AWS Ground Station , a cloud service designed for satellite owners and operators.

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


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). Zoom blew past expectations for its first quarter earnings as the video conferencing company added millions of new users amid the global pandemic. Revenue came in at $328 million, up 169% year-over-year, with earnings per share at $0.20.

Sumo Logic Integration With New AWS Network Firewall Service


Sumo Logic, the pioneer in continuous intelligence, announced its Cloud SIEM solution now integrates with AWS Network Firewall, a new managed service that makes it easy to deploy essential network […]. News Amazon Amazon Web Services Sumo Logic

Amazon Web Services has no reason to worry about IBM

David Linthicum

In a recent article at, Rob Enderle made a very clear and somewhat compelling case that IBM would ultimately dominate public cloud computing. I believe he''s wrong. Yes, IBM will make an impact, but it won''t end up being a dominant public cloud computing player. To me, the reasons are obvious. read more. Cloud Computing The Industry Standard IBM Cloud computing

Amazon Web Services launches new tool to detect bias and blind spots in machine learning


Nashlie Sephus, an applied science manager for Amazon Web Services AI, introduces the new Sagemaker Clarify feature at AWS re:Invent Tuesday. Screenshot via webcast).

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 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 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

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

Seattle Seahawks’ deep dive into analytics starts with a ‘data lake’ built by Amazon Web Services


For the Seattle Seahawks, that dive starts with a “data lake” built with Amazon Web Services. Amazon expanded its partnership with the NFL when it secured a deal with the Seahawks last year to become the team’s official cloud services provider.

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

Pure Storage launches cloud block store efficiency guarantee


News Amazon Amazon Web Services Pure StoragePure Storage’s new Cloud Block Store Efficiency Guarantee program works with AWS to drive applications that run across AWS Regions and AWS Outposts. Customers are looking for flexibility and choice as […].

Amazon Web Services to offer macOS on-demand in the cloud, in new appeal to Apple developers


Amazon Web Services will provide software developers with access to macOS on-demand in the cloud for the first time, promising to speed up the process and reduce the cost of making software for Apple’s computers and devices.

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

Now, Jumpstart Your RPA Project Using Blue Prism IA And AWS Marketplace


News Amazon Amazon Web Services Blue Prism BlueprismRead Sudipto Ghosh explain the positives of using Blue Prism’s IA with Amazon’s AWS Marketplace on AIthority: New Blue Prism IA offerings give organizations immediate access to intelligent digital workers […].

Amazon Web Services Buys Wind Power for Data Centers

Data Center Knowledge

Signs 13-year power purchase agreement with developer of Indiana wind farm Read More. Amazon Power

Level 3 Connects With Amazon Web Services Direct

Data Center Knowledge

Level 3 adds Amazon Web Services connection support, Radware joins the open networking foundation to further SDN, and EdgeCast helps Atlantic Media serve blazing-fast content around the world. Amazon Level 3 Networking edgecast Radware sdn

NFL reveals new ‘Expected Rush Yards’ stat, with help from Amazon Web Services


Football fans wondering whether the next handoff to a running back could be another Beast Quake have another stat to track thanks to Next Gen Stats , the platform powered by Amazon Web Services. (BigStock Photo).

Cloud wars: Amazon Web Services to open new office just down the road from Microsoft HQ


Amazon announced Monday that it will open a 111,000-square-foot office for more than 600 Amazon Web Services workers in Redmond, Wash. The new Redmond outpost will house tech and engineering teams supporting AWS’ database services. A rendering of Amazon’s new AWS office in Redmond, Wash. Amazon Photo). The cloud rivalry between Amazon and Microsoft continues to heat up.

Breonna Taylor case sparks Amazon Web Services CEO to call for police ‘culture change’


Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy at re:Invent 2018. Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy, who has been at the center of the debate over the use of Amazon technology by law enforcement, has weighed in on the culture of policing in the wake of the Breonna Taylor case in Louisville, Ky. Amazon Photo).

OfferUp hires Amazon Web Services and RealNetworks veteran Michael Eggers as CFO


He left to join Amazon, where he was most recently head of global sales and business operations at Amazon Web Services for the past five years. Longtime tech executive Michael Eggers has joined OfferUp as its new chief financial officer.

Amazon Web Services Beefs Up Elastic Block Store

Data Center Knowledge

EBS is tuned for I/O intensive and bursty workloads. The larger, faster volumes unveiled in November are now available in all AWS regions. Read More. Amazon Cloud Computing

HP Builds Load Testing Service on Amazon Web Services Cloud

Data Center Knowledge

StormRunner is delivered via AWS, but HP has plans to extend it to its OpenStack-based Helion cloud service in the future. Read More. Amazon Cloud Computing Hewlett-Packard