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Amazon Targets Microsoft’s Office Megalith

Amazon Web Services has made no secret of its ambition to provide far more than basic computing, storage, and networking services.<p>Tech news site The …

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The Information: Amazon Web Services enhancing productivity solutions

Indicating prospective increased competition among productivity suites, notably involving those of Google [G Suite] (GOOG, GOOGL) and Microsoft …

Cloud Computing

Cat in the Cloud: Apache Tomcat in Amazon EC2 - The Basics

If you have not done so yet, create an Amazon Web Services (AWS) account. As of August 2011, you may test drive AWS at no cost for up to one year, …

Linux

Source: Amazon considers bundling WorkMail, WorkDocs, Chime into AWS productivity app suite

Productivity

Reactivate a Suspended Account

The most common reason for an account suspension is failure to pay past-due invoices.<p>If the account was suspended for non-payment, pay any past-due …

Cloud Computing

Data Analytics Competency

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Amazon considering office suite to pilfer enterprise customers from Microsoft, Google

To combat Microsoft and Google, Amazon appears to be in the early stages of developing its own office suite, utilizing the power and ubiquity of its …

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Serverless Architecture: The Next Grand Revolution in Cloud Computing

Since the last couple of years, cloud industry has gone through a drastic change with the evolution of serverless computing. In 2006, the basic …

Cloud Computing

Centralized Web Services Are Wonderful—Until They Go Wrong

When thousands of companies use a single web services company, even small mistakes can prove catastrophic.<p>When you centralize the Web, what happens …

Cloud Computing

AWS launches I3 VM instances starting at 15 cents per hour

Public cloud market leader Amazon Web Services (AWS) today announced that its six types of I3 virtual machine (VM) instances are now available in 15 out of AWS’ 16 data center regions around the world. AWS first announced the I3 series of instances at its re:invent conference in November.<p>These …

Cloud Computing

3 hybrid cloud alternatives to AWS CloudFormation

CloudFormation enables impressive orchestration of AWS resources. Here are three alternative solutions for hybrid cloud environments.<p>A natural side …

Cloud Computing

The key lesson from our serverless migration

Somewhere in mid-february 2016, the first AWS Lambda chunk of MindMup went live, making us one of the early adopters of a trend that would get …

DevOps

Will Lock-In Fears Scare Clients Away from AWS Lambda Serverless Computing?

<b>Brought to you by MSPmentor</b><p>AWS Lambda is the most popular serverless computing framework. But will customers shy away from it out of concerns over …

Cloud Computing

AWS Directory Service for Microsoft Active Directory (Enterprise Edition) is now available in the EU (London) Region

AWS Microsoft AD enables your Active Directory-aware workloads and AWS resources to use managed Active Directory in the AWS Cloud. AWS Microsoft AD …

Cloud Computing

AngularJs 2 Series: Deploy Your Application on AWS S3

Introduction<p>In this article, I will demonstrate how to deploy a simple static Angular application on AWS cloud using S3 service. The article assumes …

JavaScript

s2n Is Now Handling 100 Percent of SSL Traffic for Amazon S3 | AWS Security Blog

In June 2015, we introduced s2n, an open-source implementation of the TLS encryption protocol, making the source code publicly available under the …

DevOps

Generate and Automate Custom Metrics From Filtered RDS Enhanced Monitoring CloudWatch Logs

Enhanced Monitoring provides OS metrics such as Free Memory, Active Memory, Swap Free, Processes Running, and File System Used. These metrics can be …

DevOps

Easily Replace or Attach an IAM Role to an Existing EC2 Instance by Using the EC2 Console | AWS Security Blog

AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles enable your applications running on Amazon EC2 to use temporary security credentials. IAM roles for …

Cloud Computing

GeekWire Deals: Secure your career in Amazon Web Services for only $39 with this certification prep bundle

Behind the retail and delivery identity of Amazon hides its most profitable segment: Amazon Web Services. The cloud platform gives space and security …

Cloud Computing

Now Available – I3 Instances for Demanding, I/O Intensive Applications | AWS Blog

On the first day of AWS re:Invent I published an EC2 Instance Update and promised to share additional information with you as soon as I had it.<p>Today …

Cloud Computing

Domo Expands Global Infrastructure With Amazon Web Services to Meet Growing Demands of Customers and Partners in the Asia Pacific Region, as Well as Global Customers With Worldwide Operations

SILICON SLOPES, UT--(Marketwired - February 22, 2017) - Today Domo, provider of The Business Cloud -- the world's first business optimization …

Cloud Computing

Launch: AWS Elastic Beanstalk launches support for Custom Platforms | AWS Blog

There is excitement in the air! I am thrilled to announce that customers can now create custom platforms in AWS Elastic Beanstalk. With this latest …

DevOps

How to Audit Your AWS Resources for Security Compliance by Using Custom AWS Config Rules | AWS Security Blog

AWS Config Rules enables you to implement security policies as code for your organization and evaluate configuration changes to AWS resources against …

Cloud Computing

Who wins the three-way cloud battle? Google vs. Azure vs. AWS

When choosing a cloud platform, newcomers may only look at the cost, but many different business needs should be taken care of before making the final call. We hope to help you get a clear perspective on three major cloud platforms.<p>Right now, there are three main players in the market: Google Cloud …

Cloud Computing

Running Kubernetes in Production — Kubernetes on AWS 0.1 documentation

Running Kubernetes in Production¶<p>This document should briefly describe our learnings in Zalando Tech while running Kubernetes on AWS in production. …

DevOps

Become a Next-Generation Cloud MSP with CloudHealth – and Earn Bonus Points Doing It!

Everyone is a part of loyalty point programs these days, because who doesn’t love rewards? Loyalty points can be used for everything from lattes, to …

Cloud Computing

Cloud Security Best Practices: Finding, Securing, & Managing Secrets, Part 1

Secrets — passwords, API keys, secure tokens, private keys, and so on — protect access to sensitive resources in your environment. If not properly …

DevOps

Creating AWS Config Managed rules with AWS CloudFormation templates - AWS Config

Choose a rule from the list of AWS Managed Rules.<p>Choose View to download a template or choose Launch Stack. If you choose Launch Stack, skip to step …

Cloud Computing

CLSA observes accelerating demand for Amazon Web Services

Firm notes consultant expectations for an increase in cloud migration from 5% of workload during 2016 to 20% in 2017 given cost advantages of …

Cloud Computing

Microsoft Teams Up With Flipkart To Battle Amazon For India's Cloud Services Market

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is leaving no stone unturned in wooing startups in India to its cloud platform Azure. On Monday, the Redmond-headquartered tech giant announced that Flipkart, India’s e-commerce marketplace, will adopt Microsoft Azure as its exclusive public cloud platform.<p>Nadella, who …

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