• April 29, 2016 29 Apr'16

    AWS, partners' balancing act weighs on users, too

    AWS partners are a critical part of the growing ecosystem, but the choice between third-party services and the waiting game for native tooling can create problems for users.

  • April 20, 2016 20 Apr'16

    New AWS migration tools target big data behind a firewall

    Expanded AWS migration tools and proactive security measures are the focus of a string of new products from Amazon aimed at luring in more enterprise workloads.

  • April 20, 2016 20 Apr'16

    AWS customer tweets convey mixed reactions

    The AWS cloud has been in operation for 10 years, and its early arrival on the scene resulted in a glut of loyal customers. But those customers have mixed reactions to new AWS features.

  • April 12, 2016 12 Apr'16

    AWS mobile portfolio approaches critical mass

    Amazon Web Services has slowly built a compelling portfolio of mobile app dev and management tools, and now the company is poised to shake up the market.

  • March 22, 2016 22 Mar'16

    Amazon's cloud faces new challenges in second decade

    AWS turned 10 this month, and for the first time it faces the potential of real competition in a market that promises to be different in its second decade.

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  • March 14, 2016 14 Mar'16

    AWS Snowball slings hunks of data back to your data center

    AWS Snowball is now a two-way street, as customers can move large data sets in and out of the cloud with the plug-in appliance.

  • March 04, 2016 04 Mar'16

    AWS careers benefit from skills, not certifications

    Cloud computing positions increasingly demand AWS expertise. While the particulars may vary, job seekers need to get their hands dirty in the field to land their desired position.

  • February 23, 2016 23 Feb'16

    AWS Management Console makeover coming to a browser near you

    User interface beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but AWS shops feel good about the newly redesigned AWS Management Console so far.

  • February 19, 2016 19 Feb'16

    Veteran IT pros offer tips on resolving AWS security concerns

    AWS security concerns primarily have to do with locking down APIs, according to veteran IT pros, who also see tools such as Lambda on the cusp of changing the cloud security game.

  • February 19, 2016 19 Feb'16

    Securing AWS means avoiding common mistakes

    Securing AWS starts with knowing what mistakes to avoid. So, to get off on the right foot, learn from these cautionary tales of common AWS security blunders.

  • February 17, 2016 17 Feb'16

    AWS security buffed up with new Lambda, RDS features

    A series of AWS improvements that mostly flew under the radar will enhance users' ability to secure AWS and build serverless applications.

  • February 12, 2016 12 Feb'16

    Amazon Lumberyard may hold Easter egg for enterprise developers

    What does a new 3D game engine have to do with enterprise application development? Users say they could be more closely related than first meets the eye.

  • February 12, 2016 12 Feb'16

    AWS Mobile Hub curates a collection of services for developers

    The general availability of Amazon's mobile backend as a service this week comes at an opportune time in the mobile app dev market, as orphaned Parse users seek a viable alternative.

  • February 01, 2016 01 Feb'16

    Amazon EFS stuck in beta, lacks native Windows support

    Amazon's long-awaited Elastic File System is expected to hit the market soon, but it won't natively support Windows or high-performance workloads.

  • January 21, 2016 21 Jan'16

    Free Amazon SSL certificates' value is a matter of trust

    Whether the new AWS Certificate Manager service will work for you depends on how much you trust Amazon in general, experts say.