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AWS Hot Startups – March 2017 | Amazon Web Services

As the madness of March rounds up, take a break from all the basketball and check out the cool startups Tina Barr brings you for this month!<p>-Ana<p>The …

Create a Lambda Function Using Environment Variables To Store Sensitive Information - AWS Lambda

Under <b>Configuration</b>, specify the <b>Runtime</b> of your choice.<p>Under the <b>Lambda function code</b> section you can take advantage of the <b>Edit code inline</b> option to …

Apache Spark: Setting Up a Cluster on AWS

“If the facts don’t fit the theory, change the facts.”<br>― Albert EinsteinApache Spark is the newest kid on the Big Data block.

Introducing Amazon Connect

Amazon Connect’s self-service graphical interface makes it easy for non-technical users to design contact flows, manage agents, and track performance …

AWS Updated the AWS Customer Agreement

AWS updated the AWS Customer Agreement on March 31, 2017.<p>We’re constantly looking for ways to make using AWS better for our customers. As part of …

Amazon Pinpoint launches support for Kinesis event streams and monetization dashboards

These new features will enable you to better understand app monetization, enable real time events processing via Kinesis streams and downstream …

Amazon API Gateway is now available in the Asia Pacific (Mumbai) AWS region

Amazon API Gateway is a fully managed service that makes it easy for developers to create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale. …

AWS Database Migration Service Adds Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) as a Target

Database extracts work for both complete database tables and for changes that have occurred since a given point in time, leveraging DMS Change Data …

The New Resource Groups Tagging API Makes It Easier to Programmatically Manage Tags on Resources Across AWS Services

Today, we made available the new Resource Groups Tagging API, which makes it easier for you to use tags to centrally organize, discover, allocate …

New Quick Start deploys Informatica Enterprise Information Catalog on the AWS Cloud

Informatica Enterprise Information Catalog presents a comprehensive view of the data assets and data asset relationships across an enterprise. It …

Amazon Cloud Directory Is Now Available in the EU (London) Region

Cloud Directory enables you to build flexible cloud-native directories for organizing hierarchies of data along multiple dimensions. With Cloud …

Configure Read Timeout and Keep-Alive Timeout values for your Amazon CloudFront Custom Origins

Read timeout value specifies the amount of time CloudFront will wait for a response from your custom origin. For instance, applications that perform …

AWS Storage Gateway adds read-only file shares, user permission squashing, and scanning for added and removed objects

Using the Storage Gateway management console or service API you can now configure a file share to be exported read-only, or squash user permissions …

Announcing New Direct Connect Locations in Munich, Prague, Berlin, and Zurich

Every AWS region has two DX locations supporting it. Customers that want to build resiliency into their networking can do that buy connecting to …

AWS Lambda Available in Asia Pacific (Mumbai) Region

Lambda lets you run code without provisioning or managing servers. You pay only for the compute time you consume - there is no charge when your code …

AWS CloudFormation Supports Authoring Templates with Code References and Amazon VPC Peering

<b>AWS::EC2::VPCPeeringConnection</b><p>Use the <i>PeerOwnerId</i> property and the <i>PeerRoleArn</i> property to peer with a VPC in another AWS</b> …

AWS Batch now supports Job Retries

AWS Batch now supports Job Retries. Previously jobs would be marked as failed, if they experienced an error or the EC2 instance they were executing …

Amazon EC2 and Amazon EBS add support for tagging resources upon creation and additional resource-level permissions

By tagging resources on creation and using resource-level permissions, you can ensure your instances and volumes are secured upon creation, more …

New Quick Start deploys Confluence Data Center from Atlassian on the AWS Cloud

Atlassian’s Confluence Data Center is a self-managed team collaboration solution. It provides high availability, performance at scale, and disaster …

NICE EnginFrame 2017 is now available with even simpler AWS integration

Easy procedure for deployment on AWS Cloud: you can create a fully functional HPC cluster with a simple Web interface, including:<p><b>Amazon Linux</b></b> …

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AWS data lake pumps up Beachbody's analytics architecture

Fitness company Beachbody set up a data lake system in the AWS cloud to support big data analytics applications after deciding that an on-premises …

AWS' Nice brings EnginFrame 2017 to Amazon's cloud

HPC software will remain available for on-premise data centers

Rackspace CEO on AWS, OpenStack and the future of the cloud

Rackspace CEO Taylor Rhodes discusses the company's plans and why the cloud story is only just getting started.<p>Rackspace CEO Taylor Rhodes is …

AWS Organizations Offers Centralized Policy-Based Account Management

After a three month preview since re:Invent 2016, Amazon Web Services has recently moved AWS Organizations to general availability. The new service …

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AWS data security comes down to native and third-party tool choices

Cloud expert<p>Follow:<p>If your organization moves workloads to AWS, security is the first thing to figure out. Enterprises should focus...<p>on AWS data …

AWS launches Amazon Connect, productizes Amazon’s in-house contact center software

AWS continues to add yet more software and services to build out its revenues and touchpoints with businesses that already use its cloud infrastructure for storage and to host and administer services and apps. The latest product, launching today, is Amazon Connect, a cloud-based contact center …

Amazon call center service extends AWS tools' reach

Senior News Writer<p>Follow:<p>A new Amazon call center service continues to push AWS beyond its infrastructure origins -- a familiar pattern...<p>that …

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