AWS management

  • May 14, 2019 14 May'19

    AWS IQ marketplace taps demand for AWS experts

    AWS is at work on IQ, a job marketplace that matches AWS experts with customers. Similar in appearance to the likes of Upwork, IQ is set for launch later this year.

  • March 06, 2019 06 Mar'19

    AWS CloudFormation complaints spark roadmap pledge

    AWS has responded to user complaints over feature lag and a perceived lack of organizational support for CloudFormation, its popular native infrastructure-as-code service.

  • November 30, 2018 30 Nov'18

    AWS License Manager spotlights BYOL compliance

    Many AWS customers use the bring-your-own-license model. Now, the cloud vendor has given them a tool to ensure they comply with third-party contract agreements.

  • November 11, 2015 11 Nov'15

    Amazon Elasticsearch Service still sanding down rough edges

    Amazon's Elasticsearch Service shows promise for users who have long loathed the process of setting up Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana  clusters in the cloud, but there's a security snag for ...

  • July 01, 2015 01 Jul'15

    AWS buffs up cost management tools, has more up its sleeve

    AWS rolled out the cost management tools hinted at several months ago in its job listings, with support for budgeting and forecasts up to three months out, according to an Amazon blog post. The new ...

  • June 15, 2015 15 Jun'15

    Amazon transparency report fails to quell AWS concerns

    Amazon has issued a transparency report about legal requests it has received, but the report raises more questions than it answers for AWS shops.

  • April 30, 2015 30 Apr'15

    Amazon ClusterK buy could boost AWS Spot Instances

    Amazon acquired ClusterK, a startup that claims to have built a better mousetrap for orchestrating AWS Spot Instances and making them more reliable.

  • 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.

  • November 19, 2014 19 Nov'14

    Crittercism co-founder eyes AWS’ Germany center, mobile app trends

    Crittercism Inc. is on the verge of spinning out instances of its mobile application performance management (mAPM) solution to the new AWS data center in Frankfurt, Germany, according to co-founder ...

  • November 14, 2014 14 Nov'14

    Amazon Lambda looks like Greek to Java developers

    Amazon may have just released the most confusingly named product to date, especially if you're a Java developer. At AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas, Amazon announced mainstream availability of its ...

  • October 31, 2014 31 Oct'14

    Making cloud choices for midsized businesses

    IT consultant Dr. Sheryl Kitchen talked about the benefits of AWS and Rackspace cloud services for midsized businesses in our recent conversation. Midsized businesses, those with over $50 million ...

  • October 29, 2014 29 Oct'14

    AWS strategy follows hybrid cloud puck

    It’s no secret Amazon Web Services has been on a mission to court enterprise IT, and by now, visible changes in its strategy are becoming pronounced. Namely, AWS will accommodate more traditional, ...

  • October 29, 2014 29 Oct'14

    Choosing small biz clouds: Criteria and vendors

    Most small businesses can leverage cloud-based solutions easily, because they haven’t invested heavily in legacy infrastructure, as larger organizations have. That segment is highly desirable for ...

  • October 28, 2014 28 Oct'14

    Choosing an AWS storage option

    Storage is an essential component of the cloud world. You could say that storage IS the cloud. The decision of which storage option you choose will affect the scalability, reliability, ...

  • October 20, 2014 20 Oct'14

    Finding the right cloud computing partner

    It's clear that cloud computing is no longer a do-it-yourself venture, especially in the enterprise. A lot of companies can roll their own applications on Amazon Web Services for one-off projects, ...