- September 11, 2015
A new company has emerged from stealth with an alternative to AWS Auto Scaling Groups for SMBs in search of EC2 cost saving tricks.
- August 31, 2015
ClearSky Data takes advantage of the scalability, redundancy and price of Simple Storage Service with its newly launched storage as a service platform.
- August 13, 2015
Microsoft and a host of startups offered API gateways years before Amazon jumped into the fray, but the company's API Gateway is still turning heads among AWS users.
- August 10, 2015
AWS customers' ability to launch new instances in the US-East region was affected by an uptick in error rates on the Simple Storage Service, according to Amazon's status page.
- August 07, 2015
AWS shops want more finesse in AWS products' user interfaces, among other desired features in the near future.
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- August 07, 2015
AWS is a dominant force in infrastructure as a service, but a new day is coming in cloud computing, IT pros say, and AWS will have to adjust.
- August 03, 2015
Monitoring and deep diagnostics on a per-container basis are two areas Amazon ECS can improve on in the early days of the container wars.
- 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.
- 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.