• April 24, 2015 24 Apr'15

    Amazon earnings reveal AWS' profitability

    Amazon broke out AWS financial numbers for the first time this week, putting it squarely in the category of major enterprise IT vendors.

  • April 23, 2015 23 Apr'15

    AWS EC2 Container Service eases Docker deployment

    AWS' EC2 Container Service tackles some network and security issues for Docker containers, though there's still room for scheduling improvements.

  • April 09, 2015 09 Apr'15

    AWS Machine Learning service makes its debut

    Two months after arch-rival Microsoft Azure rolled out machine learning services, AWS has answered. Amazon also delivered a raft of other much awaited cloud services.

  • April 09, 2015 09 Apr'15

    AWS confusion spurs interest in managed cloud services

    Companies interested in AWS often need help selecting and deploying the right mix of cloud services. Many are turning to managed cloud services.

  • April 08, 2015 08 Apr'15

    AWS CodeDeploy reaches into the data center

    AWS bolstered CodeDeploy with support for on-premises instances -- a move that follows other recent updates to support hybrid clouds.

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  • April 07, 2015 07 Apr'15

    AWS WordPress deployment cuts costs, improves reliability

    An entrepreneurial organization found deploying WordPress on AWS saved money and increased reliability after some false starts with a hosting provider.

  • April 01, 2015 01 Apr'15

    New AWS instances increase EC2 storage, performance

    New AWS D2 instances pack in disk drives, memory and faster processors, intriguing users with heavy data-processing applications.

  • April 01, 2015 01 Apr'15

    Weather Company tackles multi-cloud management with AWS, IBM

    The Weather Company has made waves with news that it's adding IBM SoftLayer alongside AWS -- a move that's becoming more typical in cloud.

  • March 31, 2015 31 Mar'15

    AWS vs. VMware in Pentagon virtualization contract

    AWS called shenanigans on the renewal of a VMware virtualization license agreement at the Pentagon, pointing to the deal's anti-compete nature.

  • March 27, 2015 27 Mar'15

    Amazon job listings offer many AWS roadmap clues

    Amazon is hiring thousands of people, and where it’s hiring offers clues about where the AWS roadmap is headed.

  • March 26, 2015 26 Mar'15

    AWS S3 replication across regions means simpler, cheaper DR

    Replication across AWS cloud regions is now a checkbox item in the management console, circumventing homegrown and third-party tools.

  • March 25, 2015 25 Mar'15

    AWS bill instance upgrades a slam dunk for Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics and its AWS partner found one surprisingly simple trick to save the team almost 50% on AWS costs.

  • March 20, 2015 20 Mar'15

    AWS EBS volumes push the scalability envelope

    AWS EBS volumes now offer 16 TB volume sizes and support for up to 20,000 IOPS, but users wish upgrading to the new volumes was a smoother process.

  • March 19, 2015 19 Mar'15

    AWS urged to follow Azure on cloud data privacy

    As AWS expands into apps such as email, experts say it should strengthen its data privacy credentials by following the controls set forth in the new ISO 27018 standard.

  • March 13, 2015 13 Mar'15

    AWS analytics buy sets stage for next wave of data processing

    Processing data from sensors attached to mobile devices and other objects will become a hot commodity in the next three to five years, experts say.