Amazon Web Services

Tech firms like Amazon and Facebook are the biggest competitive threats to the banking industry

Much has been made of the rise of fintech—the whizzy startups seeking to upend the banking business. While they’ve helped make the industry more innovative, such firms generally haven’t captured much market share so far, according to a report by the World Economic Forum (WEF). Traditional banks are …

FinTech

Goldman Sachs just poured $45 million into a company picking up Amazon's slack in the cloud

• <b>Goldman Sachs just led a $45 million investment round into Skytap, a 10-year-old cloud computing provider based in Seattle.</b>• <b><br>Amazon Web Services is, far and away, the cloud computing market leader, but Skytap has found success by focusing exclusively on helping big businesses modernize their …

Business

AWS Webinar: Streaming Analytics – The Future of Every Application

• Get an overview of streaming data and its application in analytics and big data.<br>• Understand the factors driving the accelerating transformation of …

Analytics

Comparing Private and Public Cloud Threat Vectors

Many companies moving from a private cloud to a cloud service are unaware of increased threats.<p>Because most companies that have followed relatively …

Cloud Computing

Meeting and Hotel Booking Provider’s Data Found in Public Amazon S3 Bucket

Personal and business data belonging to Boston area meeting and hotel booking provider Groupize was discovered in a publicly accessible Amazon Web …

Security

5 Factors to Secure Streamline Your Cloud Deployment

How a Midwestern credit union overcame the challenges of speed, cost, security, compliance and automation to grow its footprint in the cloud.<p>Cloud …

Technology

Create a Build Project in AWS CodeBuild - AWS CodeBuild

<i>project-name</i>: Required value. The name for this build project. This name must be unique across all of the build projects in your AWS</i> …

Cloud Computing

Amazon Among First With AI for its Cloud Service | Investopedia

With the cloud computing wars heating up, Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN), the leader in the marketplace with its Amazon Web Services (AWS), can put another …

Alibaba Group

AWS Cost Explorer Update – Better Filtering & Grouping, Report Management, RI Reports | Amazon Web Services

Our customers use Cost Explorer to better understand and manage their AWS spending, making heavy use of the reporting, analytics, and visualization …

Cloud Computing

Empowerment, Engagement, and Education for Women in Tech | Amazon Web Services

I’ve been earning a living in the technology industry since 1977, when I worked in one of the first computer stores in the country as a teenager. …

Women's News

Docker tutorial for beginners

OverviewDocker is one of the hottest products on the devops scene today. The open source platform deploys and updates applications inside containers …

Virtualization

Amazon Must Fear Walmart

Walmart's battle with Amazon rages on.<p>When the book is closed on this retail quarter we'll have two narratives, the companies that Amazon ( AMZN) can …

Tech Industry

Amazon AI: The smart person's guide

Amazon offers robust AI and machine learning capabilities with AWS. Find out how Amazon AI compares to similar offerings from Google and …

Machine Learning

Amazon's ambitions big boost to Vancouver's tech sector

Online retail and technology giant Amazon has been coy about its ambitions for growth in Vancouver, but the careers section of its Canadian website …

Canadian News

Amazon Aurora Under the Hood: Reducing Costs Using Quorum Sets | Amazon Web Services

<i>Anurag Gupta runs a number of AWS database services, including Amazon Aurora, which he helped design. In this under the hood series, Anurag discusses</i> …

Cloud Computing

Content and Application Provider Global Market by services, Scope, Analysis and Forecasts to 2019

About content and application provider<br>Communication has become an essential part of every business and a foundation for the organizational and …

Cloud Computing

The rice of cloud, avocado of virtualisation and salmon of doubt: Let's eat storage sushi

We've got a few storage news sushi snacks to start off your week. Get your chopsticks out and lift up each of these little beauties to get a taste of …

Vmware

What is Text to Speech – Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Speech synthesis makes applications more accessible, allowing people to consume and comprehend information without having to focus on a screen. Here …

Cloud Computing

Amazon EC2 Systems Manager Adds a New Amazon CloudWatch Events Target, Association Versioning for State Manager, and Approve Action for Automation

Previously, Systems Manager State Manager could not trigger Amazon CloudWatch Events. Now, you can use CloudWatch Events to receive notifications …

Cloud Computing

Monitor your Reserved Instance utilization by receiving alerts via AWS Budgets

Starting today, customers can now monitor and receive alerts when their Reserved Instance (“RI”) utilization falls below the threshold they define. …

Cloud Computing

What is Amazon, really?

In the beginning, Amazon.com sold books.<p>Today Amazon is a titan of e-commerce, logistics, payments, hardware, data storage, and media. It dabbles in plenty more industries. It’s the go-to site for online shoppers and merchants alike, a modern necessity that independent sellers love to hate. Prime, …

Fortune 500

Personal information of nearly two million voters leaked on Amazon server in Chicago

Personal information, including names, addresses, and dates of birth, of nearly two million registered voters in Chicago was leaked online on an …

Security

How to Prepare for the Next Cloud Outage

A big part of an IT manager's job is asking, "What if...?" As cloud services become more popular, disaster plans are updated to include contingencies …

Cloud Computing

Syncovery Pro Enterprise 7.8c Build 535 + Serial Key Download

<b>Syncovery Pro Enterprise 7.8c Build 535 Serial Key Full</b> file synchronization and backup software. Your sync and backup solution are here – now in …

Cloud Computing

Data Key Caching

<i>Data key caching</i> stores data keys and related cryptographic material in a cache. When you encrypt or decrypt data, the AWS Encryption SDK looks for a …

Encryption

AWS re:Invent 2017

ABD201 - Big Data Architectural Patterns and Best Practices on AWS In this session, we simplify big data processing as a data bus comprising various …

Cloud Computing

Apple hid a job listing on its website that you need serious computer skills to find

One way to get your foot in the door at Apple is to know where to look to find secrets hidden on its website.<p>For example, if you direct your browser to us-east-1.blobstore.apple.com, you'll find a hidden plain text job listing looking for a distributed systems engineer.<p>"Hey there! You found us," …

Employment

Deep Learning Market Geography and Vendors 2017-2021

Deep learning is an advanced algorithm that possesses the ability to study large chunks of relevant data to derive meaningful patterns that assist …

Machine Learning

We need new rules for the Amazon age

Last year, for the first time in history, we reached the point where the handful of largest global firms were technology companies.

Australian News

Alibaba Price Targets Raised Thanks to Cloud | Investopedia

Alibaba Group (BABA) posted fiscal first-quarter earnings that surpassed Wall Street views, prompting a bevy of analysts to raise their already …

Markets