Amazon Web Services

Salesforce Now Live on Amazon Web Services Cloud Infrastructure in Australia

SYDNEY, Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), the global leader in CRM, today announced that it is now live on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud infrastructure in Australia. As part of its strategic partnership with AWS, customers in Australia can access the Salesforce Customer …

CRM

How Hackers Used Amazon Web Services to Mine Bitcoin

<i>Hackers just found an easy way to mine Bitcoins: by hijacking the Amazon Web Services computing resources.</i><p>Last week, the cloud-based computing …

Cloud Computing

Amazon Web Services guards its US$16billion business from Microsoft

According to <i>Yahoo,</i> Amazon Web Services (AWS) guards its US$16billion business from the rise of Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud, creating opportunity …

Cloud Computing

Amazon.com, Inc. Earnings: 3 Metrics to Watch

Will Amazon's big investments suppress profitability again?<p>E-commerce giant <b>Amazon.com</b> (NASDAQ:AMZN) suffered a pullback in its stock price when it …

Stocks

Artificial intelligence to transform cloud market

Artificial intelligence will have a transformative effect on the cloud market over the next decade, according to the Asia Cloud Computing Association …

Artificial Intelligence

Amazon Lightsail Update – Launch and Manage Windows Virtual Private Servers | Amazon Web Services

I first told you about Amazon Lightsail last year in my blog post, Amazon Lightsail – the Power of AWS, the Simplicity of a VPS. Since last year’s …

Cloud Computing

Dedicated Instances

Dedicated Instances are Amazon EC2 instances that run in a virtual private cloud (VPC) on hardware that's dedicated to a single customer. Your …

Cloud Computing

Don’t be the fool in the cloud

When I hear people worrying about cloud security, they’re usually shaking in their boots about some obscure bug beyond their control. Ha! Ordinary, …

Encryption

Expand EBS Volume

• If you need to expand the storage space of a volume on a Windows instance, see Expanding the Storage Space of a Volume in the <i>Amazon EC2 User Guide</i> …

Cloud Computing

Tech earnings preview: The good times will keep rolling, at least for now

Tech earnings season kicks off this week with many of the giants set to report third-quarter results, and the tea-leaf readers mostly expect the rich …

Markets

Partner SA Roundup – October | Amazon Web Services

<i>This month, Partner Solutions Architects Tim Mattison, Roy Rodan, and Claudine Morales highlight offerings from AWS Technology Partners Cesanta,</i> …

Cloud Computing

Viewing Amazon Elasticsearch Service Slow Logs | Amazon Web Services

Today, Amazon Elasticsearch Service (Amazon ES) announced support for publishing <b>slow logs</b> to Amazon CloudWatch Logs. This new feature enables you to …

Cloud Computing

Cloudy Morning: Cloud and Container Competition

Lambda vs. EC2! Service mesh vs. traditional architecture! AWS vs. GCP vs. Azure! It's a battle of cloud providers, cloud services, and container …

Cloud Computing

Magento on AWS - Quick Start

• A virtual private cloud (VPC) that spans two Availability Zones, configured with two public and two private subnets. <br>• In a public subnet, a bastion …

Cloud Computing

Earn Certifications in Linux, AWS, and More with This Extensive IT Training

When it comes to finding a great career, few industries shine brighter in terms of projected job growth and financial stability than technology—with …

Mobile Development

Uploading files to Amazon S3 from the browser - Part One

Introduction<p>I recently took on a freelance project that involved having to upload media files. This is a trivially simple task to accomplish if …

Cloud Computing

AWS WAF Now Supports Regular Expressions (Regex)

For instance, you can now use regex to block certain known bad bots by looking for patterns like <i>B[a@]dB[o0]t</i> in the User-Agent header. You can also …

Cloud Computing

5 of the biggest South African startups deals of all time

In early October, Cape Town GetSmarter concluded a $103 million (R1.4 billion) sale to US-based technology firm, 2U, making it one of the most …

Africa

Chinese IT giants flexing cloud muscle in APAC - Eyes on APAC

In Southeast Asia, Huawei and Alibaba are already household names to those who have either bought something online from Alibaba-owned Lazada or used …

South-east Asia

Amazon and Microsoft team up to launch deep learning interface called Gluon

Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft have teamed up to launch an open-source and <b>deep learning interface</b> 'Gluon' that will help developers to …

Machine Learning

Cloud services sales to hit $260bn this year, says Gartner

Global sales of cloud services expected to increase by 18.5% in 2017, with big rises in IaaS and SaaS revenue

Business Technology

Google Offers 96-Core Cloud Instance Using Skylake Processors

Google has announced it is scaling up its cloud computing offerings with a new machine type that provides up to 96 virtual CPUs (cores) and 624 GB of …

SAP SE

ParkMyCloud grows by reducing cloud costs

Dulles-based <b>ParkMyCloud</b> is reporting continued growth, and new plans to allow businesses to better take advantage of the cloud storage resources that …

Google Cloud Platform

Salesforce Reshuffles SaaS, PaaS in Internet of Things and AI

It can be a full-time job trying to keep up with Salesforce's newest cloud offerings and messaging. However, it is always worth the effort, because …

Internet of Things

Why Stripe co-founder John Collison thinks his company is the Amazon Web Services of payments

There’s not a lot of regular folks who realize that mobile payments processor Stripe is one of the most influential and widespread companies behind a …

Science

Google buys 109 hectares of land in rural Sweden

Google confirmed to The Local that the internet giant has acquired 109 hectares of land in Avesta municipality in the Dalarna region as part of its …

Sweden

Why Cloud Security Is a Shared Responsibility

Security professionals protect on-premises data centers with wisdom gained through years of hard-fought experience. They deploy firewalls, configure …

Google App Engine

Facebook charts enterprise stack with @Workplace, Messenger and Oculus

Don't look now, but Facebook is following the lead of Amazon, Apple and Google as it cobbles together a strategy to target enterprises.<p>With the …

Oculus Rift

Get certified in Amazon Web Services for just $49

As more and more businesses turn to Amazon Web Services for their cloud computing needs, the demand for certified AWS engineers is at an all time high. With the right skills—and the certification to back-it up—you can make a pretty penny building and maintaining a stable cloud infrastructure.<p>If you …

Cloud Computing

Why Amazon Won't Catch #1 Microsoft In The Cloud: Because It's All About Software

<i>(Note: After an award-winning career in the media business covering the tech industry, Bob Evans was VP of Strategic Communications at SAP in 2011, and Chief Communications Officer at Oracle from 2012 to 2016. He now runs his own firm, Evans Strategic Communications LLC.)</i><p>CLOUD WARS — While I might …

Satya Nadella