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AWS Cloud Cover delivers the latest news, commentary and analysis on the world of Amazon Web Services public cloud.

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  • AWS GovCloud lags behind private sector, but that's changing

    Trevor Jones - Senior News Writer 23 Jun 2017
  • In the fast-paced world of public cloud, if AWS is the hare, AWS GovCloud is the tortoise. GovCloud launched in 2011 to meet stricter regulatory requirements for federal, state and local ...

  • AWS slashes Reserved Instances prices

    31 May 2017
  • Price reductions are less common for compute resources than they were in the early days of cloud computing. But AWS customers can still find value in occasional Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) price ...

  • AWS pushes for database domination

    14 Apr 2017
  • The AWS Database Migration Service added support for MongoDB, as the cloud provider makes a push to convert more NoSQL databases to DynamoDB.

  • How Amazon S3 toppled AWS’ house of cards

    Trevor Jones - Senior News Writer 02 Mar 2017
  • AWS attributed Tuesday's extended disruption to outdated processes and human error, according to a postmortem published Thursday. The post, which classified the incident as a "service disruption," ...

  • Amazon doesn't want IT thinking multicloud

    Trevor Jones - Senior News Writer 08 Dec 2016
  • Amazon has come far to accommodate customers running workloads on-premises; the same can't be said, however, for how it addresses its customers using other public clouds. At re:Invent last week, ...