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AWS compliance, governance, privacy and regulations News
January 13, 2016
AWS is rapidly expanding into new geographies, such as Canada and South Korea, as new regulatory requirements loom.
December 17, 2015
Amazon's Aurora database now offers encryption at rest, which could help with international data security concerns as European law is clarified.
November 30, 2015
While technically comparable to bare metal cloud offerings from IBM and Rackspace, AWS has a different motivation for offering dedicated hardware.
November 10, 2015
AWS data center locations are growing in number and Amazon cloud users have ideas about where the company should expand next in its quest for world domination.
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Security should be a top priority in public cloud deployment, but breaches are still possible. If your AWS account has been hacked, follow these steps to minimize the impact. Continue Reading
Don't fall victim to a hacked root account. Create and work within new AWS accounts, and then apply the least amount of privilege necessary to prevent a costly mistake. Continue Reading
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