- October 16, 2014
Big data in the cloud is more than just MapReduce. In a growing market for big data, capturing the next big innovation is key.
- October 16, 2014
Both AWS and Google offer encryption, but the story doesn't end there. The two cloud giants differ on key management and compliance certifications.
- October 15, 2014
Google was an early mover in the platform as a service market, which makes it 'sticky' with early adopters, but will it beat out Elastic Beanstalk long-term?
- October 08, 2014
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- October 02, 2014
AWS was recently awarded provisional authority to host highly sensitive workloads for the Department of Defense, but the agency hasn't fully embraced public cloud yet.
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- September 30, 2014
Graef-USA combined AWS storage with a Panzura appliance to slash thousands of dollars from its budget and also streamline backups.
- September 29, 2014
Does AWS billing give you a headache? Some customers have turned to third-party software to make sense of cloud costs.
- September 25, 2014
Amazon Web Services will soon patch huge swaths of its EC2 fleet to protect against a security vulnerability, and customers won’t be able to re-launch instances to avoid it.
- September 18, 2014
For one software developer, the choice of an AWS cloud was easier than learning how to secure the infrastructure with a user directory.
- September 16, 2014
AWS offers GovCloud to government agencies, but a combination of the Simple Storage Service and Elastic Compute Cloud in the AWS public cloud proved suitable for the publication of federal records.
- September 12, 2014
If you switch cell phone providers, a company called Comlinkdata is behind the scenes, using the Amazon cloud to crunch the numbers for some 50,000 such switches per day for wireless carriers.
- September 04, 2014
AWS EC2 instances will be easier to manage thanks to a new system for searching and filtering tags, though automated and policy-based tagging remain on the wish list.
- August 27, 2014
AWS has upgraded throughput and I/O on AWS EBS volumes backed by SSDs, an enabler for high-performance database workloads in the cloud, though volume size limits remain a concern.
- August 22, 2014
Amazon reps piqued attendees' interest at an AWS Roadshow this week when they detailed how Kinesis could be used to enhance the AWS billing process.
- August 13, 2014
An AWS customer with experience using Spot Instances advises on the best ways to develop applications that take advantage of an impermanent infrastructure.