Amazon Web Services

Siemens partners with Amazon as it ramps up industrial software platform

MUNICH (Reuters) - Siemens is partnering with Amazon as it accelerates the rollout of its MindSphere industrial software platform, the core of its bid to dominate the market in digital factory automation.<p>The German group's next version of MindSphere, to be launched in January, will run on Amazon …

Amazon.com Inc

Recode Daily: We don’t have to talk about net neutrality anymore — until the appeals begin

Plus, is Rupert Murdoch having his King Lear moment? Amazon, Apple and Google play nice, at least on TV; and building a life-sized gingerbread house.<p><b>Yesterday, in a 3-2 vote along party lines, the Trump administration’s Federal Communications Commission dismantled the Obama administration’s net</b> …

Net Neutrality

Oracle shares drop after quarterly cloud sales miss expectations

Oracle Corp. (NYSE:ORCL) shares tumbled after reporting quarterly cloud-computing sales that missed market forecasts.<p>Cloud revenue in the three …

Oracle

Oracle reports strong earnings, but the stock sinks almost 4%

Oracle reported strong quarterly results after the closing bell on Thursday afternoon, beating Wall Street expectations. Even so, the stock is down almost 4% in after-hours trading at the time of writing.<p>The database giant posted:<p><b>Quarterly revenue of $9.63 billion, versus an analyst estimate of</b> …

Business

Don't Get Greedy With Twilio Inc. Stock (Yet)

Investors can nibble on this speculative stock, but they shouldn’t go all-in.<p><b>Twilio</b> (NYSE:TWLO) has taken investors on a wild ride over the past one …

Stocks

Oracle shares tumble as cloud outlook darkens

(Reuters) - Oracle Corp (ORCL.N) on Thursday forecast current-quarter cloud revenue growth that missed Street expectations after reporting disappointing second-quarter sales in the same business, sending its shares down nearly 7 percent after hours.<p>FILE PHOTO - The company logo is shown at the …

Markets

Google adds one-time cloud-holdout Etsy, months after Amazon rolled out its own craft shop

Over the last few years, Etsy was something of a stalwart supporter when it came to the virtues of maintaining one’s own computing infrastructure, …

Cloud Computing

Retail retaliation: How Amazon’s success hurts AWS cloud

Amazon Web Services might finally lose its edge at the head of the cloud computing wars. Target, Walmart, and other brick-and-mortar retailers and …

eCommerce

Oracle shares slip as cloud growth misses but quarterly results top view

December 14, 2017<p>Oracle’s stock dropped by around 4 per cent in after-market trading on Thursday, as its cloud revenues turned up just shy of Wall …

Markets

Amazon lobbyist registers in Georgia, triggering buzz amid ‘HQ2’ search

Amazon, the e-commerce giant that Georgia is wooing for its second headquarters project, now has a registered in-house lobbyist at the State …

University of Georgia

Optimizing Costs as You Scale on AWS - ENT302 - re:Invent 2017

The cloud offers a first-in-a-career-opportunity to constantly optimize your costs as you grow and stay on the bleeding edge of innovation. By developing a cost-conscious culture and assigning the responsibility for efficiency to the appropriate business owners, you can deliver innovation …

Cloud Computing

Get Linux, Amazon Web Services, and Azure certification with Linux Academy's 1-year subscription

Are you looking to increase your knowledge as a web developer or computer programmer in the major Web platforms? This time of year, with some …

Linux

Could Microsoft Be the First $1 Trillion Company?

Five years ago: Absolutely not. Today: Yeah, maybe.<p>If you had wondered out loud five years ago whether <b>Microsoft</b> (NASDAQ:MSFT) could be the first …

Stocks

The Cloud Competition Intensifies - Rapid Growth Ahead for Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new LogicMonitor® survey of nearly 300 industry influencers predicts that enterprises will migrate the …

Digital Transformation

+32% CAGR to be achieved by Function-As-A-Service Market and know about its Top Players By, IBM, Google Inc., Microsoft Corporation, Amazon Web Services, SAP SE

Function as a service exempts the users from the responsibility of building and maintaining the infrastructure by offering a platform to create, run, …

SAP SE

Genetic engineering startup Ginkgo Bioworks just raised another $275 Million

The company designs and prints DNA to build microorganisms for use in everything from fragrances to living medicines. The latest round of investment comes from Viking Global and Y Combinator’s Continuity Fund, reports <i>SynBioBeta</i>. The funds are being used to support Ginkgo’s Bioworks3, the company’s …

Startups

VMware's Big Vision: Deliver Any Application, On Any Device On Any Cloud

A product leader detailed the comprehensive approach VMware is taking to extending across all environments at the NexGen 2017 conference.

Vmware

How Uber survives its busiest nights of the year | Amazon Web Services

Halloween and New Year’s Eve are among Uber’s busiest nights of the year. According to Matt Schallert, a site reliability engineer at Uber NYC, those …

Uber

SourceFuse Achieves 'AWS Advanced Consulting Partner' Status

(Attn.editors: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with Business Wire India. PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the …

New Delhi

Amazon EC2 Price Reduction in the Asia Pacific (Mumbai) Region | Amazon Web Services

Whew – I am just getting back in to blogging after a quick recovery from AWS re:Invent!<p>I’m happy to start things off with yet another AWS price …

Cloud Computing

Web Application Firewalls Market: Evolving Technology, Trends and Industry Analysis

Web application firewalls can be either network-based or host-based and is typically deployed through a proxy and placed in front of one or more web …

Information Security

AWS Server Migration Service is now available in US West (Northern California) Region

AWS Server Migration Service (SMS) is now available to customers in the US West (Northern California) Region. AWS Server Migration Service is an …

Northern California

A new year, a new engine | Amazon Web Services

It’s an old philosophical question. If you were to replace a ship piece by piece over the course of a year, is it still the same ship? What about a …

Game Development

Amazon CloudWatch Events now Supports AWS CodeBuild as an Event Target

Now, you can use an AWS CodeBuild project as an event target to start running a build. AWS CodeBuild is a fully managed build service that compiles …

Cloud Computing

What Is Serverless?

The serverless computing concept is an up-and-coming execution model that tries to address the needs of modern, cloud-based software.<p>In this video …

Cloud Computing

Introducing Amazon Linux 2

Amazon Linux 2 is available as an Amazon Machine Images (AMI) for use on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (AmazonEC2), and as a Docker container image …

Cloud Computing

GOLDMAN SACHS: 4 big tech companies will own 65% of the cloud market (AMZN, MSFT, GOOGL, BABA)

"We believe that share will continue to consolidate around the largest platforms into an oligopolistic market structure," Bellini wrote in a note. She believes in a consolidation because the aforementioned companies are able to provide differentiated, value-added services that draw consumers to …

Business

Here's How Your Favorite Services Will Be Hacked in 2018

Uber left the keys to its Amazon Web Services platform where hackers could grab them; many other AWS-powered companies may be similarly exposed<p>Uber is not alone in its reliance on Amazon Web Services, but it may be a bellwether, since the digital solution du jour may have led directly to the …

Cloud Computing

Microsoft launches bot engine and language understanding services out of beta

Two of Microsoft’s key pre-built AI services for developers were made generally available today, so that it’s easier for businesses to build chatbots and other services that use language understanding.<p>Azure Bot Service and the Language Understanding Intelligent Service (LUIS) are both generally …

Business

Amazon Web Services chief architect on artificial intelligence

AWS announced multiple new services in artificial intelligence (AI), machine-learning, and Internet of Things (IoT) recently, like Amazon DeepLens, …

Artificial Intelligence