- April 01, 2015
The Weather Company has made waves with news that it's adding IBM SoftLayer alongside AWS -- a move that's becoming more typical in cloud.
- March 31, 2015
AWS called shenanigans on the renewal of a VMware virtualization license agreement at the Pentagon, pointing to the deal's anti-compete nature.
- March 27, 2015
Amazon is hiring thousands of people, and where it’s hiring offers clues about where the AWS roadmap is headed.
- March 26, 2015
Replication across AWS cloud regions is now a checkbox item in the management console, circumventing homegrown and third-party tools.
- March 25, 2015
The Boston Celtics and its AWS partner found one surprisingly simple trick to save the team almost 50% on AWS costs.
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- March 20, 2015
AWS EBS volumes now offer 16 TB volume sizes and support for up to 20,000 IOPS, but users wish upgrading to the new volumes was a smoother process.
- March 19, 2015
As AWS expands into apps such as email, experts say it should strengthen its data privacy credentials by following the controls set forth in the new ISO 27018 standard.
- March 13, 2015
Processing data from sensors attached to mobile devices and other objects will become a hot commodity in the next three to five years, experts say.
- March 12, 2015
As AWS expands into apps such as email, experts say it should strengthen its data privacy credentials with ISO certification 27018, as Microsoft has.
- March 11, 2015
Amazon Web Services' new line of C4 instances can offer greater CPU horsepower, but is it worth the price? IT pros evaluating the instances weigh in.
- March 05, 2015
A Silicon Valley startup says it can deliver AWS Spot Instance prices with On-Demand reliability.
- March 03, 2015
Hackers attacked a helpdesk software maker's website, putting tens of thousands of customers at risk. But a move to Amazon Web Services saved the day.
- March 02, 2015
Enterprise IT shops hope the AWS Service Catalog will be a cheaper alternative to third-party tools and solve EC2 tagging issues.
- February 27, 2015
For AWS shops, news of another reboot in the EC2 fleet shows the cloud provider is staying on top of its security responsibilities.
- February 25, 2015
Determining AWS's true value in the cloud market has been a bit of a guessing game, especially when cloud market size appears larger than it is.
- February 23, 2015
What does Microsoft have that AWS doesn't? Better-integrated machine learning resources for business intelligence apps.
- February 16, 2015
Amazon Web Services IAM now supports managed policies, which allows IT teams to cut back on manual processes.
- February 16, 2015
Cloud market share is a tricky thing to calculate, but one firm has cobbled together data to solve the riddle and define Amazon's lead.
- February 11, 2015
AWS Config is generally available in four AWS regions, but there are some refinements that may still be on the roadmap.
- February 05, 2015
IBM and AWS both offer solid cloud security services, but true security is in the user's hands, with many third-party products to choose from.
- February 04, 2015
AWS has listened to its users by recently announcing the release of AWS Go SDK. Learn what this means for developers.
- February 02, 2015
AWS users can be assured that Amazon partners are fully qualified, as program requirements have grown more rigorous and benefits more extensive as of last year.
- January 29, 2015
AWS introduced the Amazon WorkMail cloud email management service this week, but does it have what it takes to compete with Exchange and Gmail?
- January 23, 2015
AWS has agreed to acquire an Israeli semiconductor startup, which could mean it’s looking to design its own hardware down to the chip level.
- January 22, 2015
What does the wind have to do with saving on AWS cloud costs? It turns out there could be a link.
- January 20, 2015
AWS will now allow instances to recover from multiple types of failure, but it's not a substitute for resilient application design in the cloud.
- January 14, 2015
Amazon's latest line of compute-optimized instances offers built-in Elastic Block Store integration and boosted performance over previous generations.
- January 09, 2015
What does 2015 hold in store for the cloud? Experts say the market will grow, with the number of available applications doubling in number.
- January 07, 2015
The new two-minute warning is a positive move for IT pros using Spot Instances, but some would like to see more changes to the bidding system.
- January 06, 2015
We asked expert cloud watchers to share what they weren't expecting to see in 2014. And we were, uh, surprised by some of their answers.
- November 14, 2014
AWS news and conference round-up
- 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.
- July 25, 2014
Developers need only follow these five steps to mitigate the risks of SaaS application development.
- June 30, 2014
IT pros may find it tough to compare AWS and Azure. But we decode their free and paid plans, as well as costs, SLAs and more.
- June 19, 2014
Code Spaces says it won't be back after an intruder deleted EC2 machines, storage volumes and backup data via the company's AWS management console.
- June 18, 2014
AWS shops are eager to use new EBS SSD-backed volumes, though it's still unclear whether AWS or Google has the better SSD deal.
- May 27, 2014
Amazon's free TCO Calculator compares its services to on-premises IT, but a look at the details reveals cloud costs remains a tricky business.
- November 21, 2013
Some Amazon Web Services customers blame 'noisy neighbors' for fluctuating cloud performance, but AWS officials say that's not what's happening.
- November 18, 2013
At the sold-out Amazon Web Services (AWS) re:Invent 2013 conference in Las Vegas, Amazon.com announced new services for AWS developers and customers.
- November 11, 2013
AWS re:Invent 2013 in Las Vegas is considered the largest gathering of developers and technical leaders in the Amazon Web Services community.