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What Amazon Web Services security certification is doing for government

https://www.zdnet.com/article/what-amazon-web-services-security-certification-is-doing-for-government/

2 days ago

The Australian government is now getting its hands on new technologies to improve citizen experiences.

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Amazon Web Services doubled its footprint in the UK and will only get bigger, reckon analysts

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/06/aws_doubles_uk_footprint_sits_review/

3 weeks ago

Capita retains software and IT services top spot... for now

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Jeff Bezos feels a tap on the shoulder. Ahem, Mr Amazon, care to explain how Capital One's AWS S3 buckets got hacked?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/06/wyden_amazon_letter/

3 weeks ago

Senator Wyden fears tech may be insecure by design, urges billionaire to answer a few Qs

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Amazon dominates IaaS cloud services market, small enterprises lose out

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazon-dominates-iaas-cloud-services-market-small-enterprises-lose-out/

4 weeks ago

The market is going from strength to strength but is dominated by a chosen few.

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The democratisation of IT: Amazon and Microsoft own half the cloud infrastructure market

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/26/half_of_all_public_cloud_money_goes_to_amazon_and_microsoft/

4 weeks ago

Choice? Yes, we've heard of it too

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Welcome to Amazon Prime Day 2019: Here's the strategy behind the e-commerce madness

https://www.zdnet.com/article/welcome-to-amazon-prime-day-2019-heres-the-strategy-behind-the-e-commerce-madness/

a month ago

Prime Day isn't just a big sale for Amazon, but a way to drive the flywheel behind the company's businesses. Here's the deep dive on the strategy.

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Amazon CTO Werner Vogels Debuts 4 New AWS Tools At NY Summit

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/amazon-cto-werner-vogels-debuts-4-new-aws-tools-at-ny-summit

a month ago

by Donna Goodison The offerings include a serverless event bus, an open-source software development framework to model and provision cloud application resources using familiar programming languages, the general availability of the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio Code and the preview of managed spot training for Amazon SageMaker

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Another roadblock eliminated in the $10 billion JEDI bake-off between Microsoft and Amazon

https://www.zdnet.com/article/another-roadblock-eliminated-in-the-10-billion-jedi-bake-off-between-microsoft-and-amazon/

a month ago

A federal judge has dismissed Oracle's challenge on the Pentagon cloud mega-contract. The winner should be announced in August.

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Activists Protesting Amazon's ICE Ties Disrupt AWS Summit New York

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/activists-protesting-amazon-s-ice-ties-disrupt-aws-summit-new-york

a month ago

by Donna Goodison 'I'm more than willing to have a conversation, but maybe they should let me finish first,' Amazon.com chief technology officer Werner Vogels said after protestors interrupted his keynote address multiple times

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Amazon CTO Vogels battles through protesters in AWS keynote as company pledges $700 million to upskill workers

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazon-cto-vogels-battles-through-protesters-in-aws-keynote-as-company-pledges-700-million-to-upskill-workers/

a month ago

Amazon CTO Werner Vogels noted protesters during a keynote and said: "I'm more than willing to have a conversation, but maybe they should let me finish first."

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PostgreSQL on Amazon Aurora Serverless goes live. Check the price tag before diving in, though

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/10/postgresql_on_amazon_aurora/

a month ago

Analysis Serverless auto-scales on demand, may cost more than provisioned

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38 billion reasons to say goodbye: Ex-Mrs Bezos splits from Jeff with 4% of Amazon shares in tow

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/08/bezos_divorce_is_finalised/

2 months ago

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38 billion reasons to say goodbye: Ex-Mrs Bezos splits from Jeff with 4% of Amazon shares in tow

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/08/bezos_divorce_is_finalised/

2 months ago

Says she'll keep at philanthropy 'until the safe is empty'

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Amazon: Carbon emissions from our Australian bit barns aren't for public viewing

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/04/amazon_carbon_emissions_from_australian_bit_barns_are_a_trade_secret/

2 months ago

It's one rule for Jeff Bezos' online empire, and another for everyone else

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Amazon Web Services scores Australia-wide government cloud deal

https://www.zdnet.com/video/amazon-web-services-scores-australia-wide-government-cloud-deal/

2 months ago

Follows the cloud giant in January receiving the green light to store highly sensitive workloads for Australian government entities on its platform.

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Tech news roundup: Amazon Prime Day, EA gaming service’s vulnerabilities, and the basics of multicloud

https://www.zdnet.com/article/tech-news-roundup-amazon-prime-day-ea-gaming-services-vulnerabilities-and-the-basics-of-multicloud/

2 months ago

This week’s TechRepublic and ZDNet news stories include the brand battle between Apple and Microsoft, Word documents containing malicious links, and the future of on-premises databases.

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Amazon Web Services scores Australia-wide government cloud deal

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazon-web-services-scores-australia-wide-government-cloud-deal/

2 months ago

Follows the cloud giant in January receiving the green light to store highly sensitive workloads for Australian government entities on its platform.

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Amazon, Facebook internet outage: Verizon blamed for 'cascading catastrophic failure'

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazon-facebook-internet-outage-verizon-blamed-for-cascading-catastrophic-failure/

2 months ago

Cloudflare loses 15 percent of traffic due to an error at Verizon.

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BGP super-blunder: How Verizon today sparked a 'cascading catastrophic failure' that knackered Cloudflare, Amazon, etc

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/06/24/verizon_bgp_misconfiguration_cloudflare/

2 months ago

'Normally you'd filter it out if some small provider said they own the internet'

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Apple Arcade and TV Plus: How to out-Prime Amazon's subscription service

https://www.zdnet.com/article/apple-arcade-and-tv-plus-how-to-out-prime-amazons-subscription-service/

2 months ago

It's time to take the Upgrade Program to the next level. The monthly price would include all-you-can-eat Apple.

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