- 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.
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- 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.
- August 05, 2014
Amazon's move to make elements of its Trusted Advisor cloud monitoring tool available for free last week should only be the first step toward differentiating its IaaS with advanced monitoring gratis.
- August 01, 2014
Amazon Web Service’s new CloudWatch Logs may give IT pros reason to ditch more expensive third party tools such as Splunk, Loggly and Logstash.
- August 01, 2014
Not to be outdone by mobile app giants like Google, AWS laid out several mobile features this week.
- July 29, 2014
Amazon reported that revenue in its 'other' category, which includes AWS, dropped last quarter, and said new hires and price cuts contributed to the decline. While Wall Street attacks, AWS customers see these events as a good sign.
- July 25, 2014
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