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June 23, 2014
Companies such as Yelp, LexisNexis, Illumina and HubSpot use AWS big data services to cope with an avalanche of data.
June 06, 2014
One startup embraces DevOps culture and cloud-native application design to produce a cutting-edge service on top of AWS.
March 27, 2014
AWS' data science chief addresses burning questions for enterprises considering cloud, covering cloud price wars, federation, big data and more.
November 14, 2013
At the Amazon Web Services conference in Las Vegas, Vin Sharma is scheduled to discuss open access to data and secure cloud storage.
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