New & Notable
AWS big data and data analytics News
January 30, 2018
AWS users have a green light to rev the full bandwidth potential of a particular instance. AWS removed its 5 Gbps limit and improved performance for network connections to and from Elastic Compute ...
December 01, 2017
After Cyber Monday, Amazon Web Services techies headed for re:Invent 2017. There, among a deluge of cloud product announcements by AWS, the Amazon Neptune graph database surfaced.
November 21, 2017
It's time again for AWS re:Invent, the cloud provider's largest global conference. Follow this guide for news from this year's event and insights from the show floor.
June 29, 2017
A new breed of data analytics tool for data scientists aims to deliver far more than BI software, including predictive analytics and exploratory analytics.
AWS big data and data analytics Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
Learn the basics of machine learning inference with AWS Greengrass and how it can help train models and increase data value with real-time insights. Continue Reading
Amazon Pinpoint is a marketing and analytics service hosted on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) public cloud that enables an organization to engage with and track metrics related to its application end users. Continue Reading
Data lakes on AWS can provide a treasure trove of information -- if you can work past complexity and management issues. Test the water with these cloud services. Continue Reading
Evaluate AWS big data and data analytics Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
An S3 data lake streamlines the analysis of data that lives exclusively on AWS infrastructure but presents limitations for those who want to move beyond the Amazon ecosystem. Continue Reading
AWS' addition of bare-metal instances runs counter to its heritage but is another example of how the vendor wants to keep users on its cloud and also attract new ones. Continue Reading
To tap into the business value of IoT data, organizations first need the right set of tools. Compare these AWS analytics services and the features they bring to the table. Continue Reading
Manage AWS big data and data analytics
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
Deep learning professionals require a specific set of skills and tools. Follow this simple example of a data science project to learn more about the technology and related careers. Continue Reading
Intuit sees private and public cloud as a dynamic analytics duo that can quickly scale systems, control computing power and test planned changes to its website. Continue Reading
AWS customers waited years for support for user-defined functions in Redshift. Now they can use Python and other languages to manipulate data in SQL statements. Continue Reading
Problem Solve AWS big data and data analytics Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
Amazon Athena can query more data formats than its competitor Google BigQuery, but developers must choose easy-to-process formats to enjoy Athena's benefits. Continue Reading
As more serverless configuration and management tools emerge, developers still struggle to deploy serverless architectures. Serverless expert Peter Sbarski shares insights on Lambda and its future. Continue Reading
Hadoop coding oversights can wreak havoc on big data projects. What Hadoop limitations should we be wary of with data input and output? Continue Reading