- July 31, 2015
Docker is the hottest thing in town and Amazon, Google and other major cloud providers all want enterprises to use the container service through them.
- July 29, 2015
Amazon Aurora is now available, but its features don't match that of the rest of Relational Database Service.
- July 24, 2015
Amazon earnings show a dominant position for AWS, partly because price cuts have slowed in the last year.
- July 22, 2015
New possibilities have opened up for cloud users now that the Amazon DynamoDB NoSQL database and AWS Lambda can be used together.
- July 15, 2015
AWS RDS, DynamoDB and EMR have been declared HIPAA-eligible, but healthcare organizations must do more to ensure HIPAA compliance.
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- July 10, 2015
Getting stakeholders to help manage AWS costs shouldn't be like herding cats. Create a cost-conscious culture and follow these steps to control cloud costs.
- July 09, 2015
Amazon launched a number of services that make it easier to develop cloud apps in AWS, including Amazon API Gateway, but some warn not to get in too deep.
- July 02, 2015
AWS outages are fewer and less frequent, but the cause of an outage this week has IT pros feeling apprehensive.
- June 30, 2015
A slimmed-down, Amazon-created version of the Transport Layer Security standard has been open sourced. Will it head off future cloud reboots?
- June 26, 2015
The NSA is about to move some of its IT infrastructure to AWS as it seeks ways to increase efficiency and security and to analyze vast amounts of data.
- June 26, 2015
Docker and other container options are gaining popularity. And AWS is diving into the technology, possibly with an eye on native containerization.
- June 25, 2015
Healthcare.gov's move to AWS made a world of difference, and now other federal agencies hope to ditch antiquated IT systems for cloud services.
- June 24, 2015
Amazon services produce an avalanche of log data. How can IT pros sort that data into actionable information?
- June 23, 2015
A new AWS T2.large instance boosts support for testing apps that need more performance, but IT pros cite several reasons the T2.large isn't for use in production.
- June 23, 2015
Amazon Elastic MapReduce has embraced Apache Spark, reflecting an industry shift around big data analytics.