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AWS CEO Andy Jassy On Channel Conflict, Competition And AI

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-ceo-andy-jassy-on-channel-conflict-competition-and-ai

2 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison 'There's this folklore mythology around if Amazon launches a business in a certain area, it means that all the other businesses in those areas are not going to be as successful,' Jassy says at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco. 'I just haven't seen it.'

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Federal Judge Grants AWS Request To Pause JEDI

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/federal-judge-grants-aws-request-to-pause-jedi

2 weeks ago

by Joseph Tsidulko A federal judge Thursday ordered the government to halt substantial implementation work on the JEDI cloud transformation initiative with Microsoft until AWS protest claiming President Donald Trump's interference corrupted the process moves forward in court.

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Amazon, AWS In ‘Frontline’ Crosshairs With New PBS Documentary

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/amazon-aws-in-frontline-crosshairs-with-new-pbs-documentary

2 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison AWS has given Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos billions to expand Amazon from a company that sells everything to a company that does everything, Frontline correspondent and director James Jacoby says in Amazon Empire: The Rise and Reign of Jeff Bezos.

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US Federal Court judge grants AWS request to temporarily block JEDI contract work

https://www.zdnet.com/article/u-s-federal-court-judge-grants-aws-request-to-temporarily-block-jedi-contract-work/

2 weeks ago

Amazon has succeeded in temporarily halting work on the $10 billion JEDI contract, which Microsoft won late last year.

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Deutsche Bank calls in AWS, Microsoft and Google to tout for cloud biz: Come in to tender, deal value unknown

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/12/deutsche_bank_hopes_the_cloud_will_fix_its_creaky_old_it_systems/

2 weeks ago

One of the Big Three will snap up floaty tech pact within 'months'

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AWS Wants To Depose President Trump In JEDI Cloud Lawsuit

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-wants-to-depose-president-trump-in-jedi-cloud-lawsuit

2 weeks ago

by Joseph Tsidulko In its protest charging political interference corrupted the process of choosing the militarys cloud contractor, Amazon Web Services is asking a federal court to order a president who once reportedly told his defense secretary to screw Amazon to answer questions.

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AWS plans multimillion-dollar investment in Brazil

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-plans-multimillion-dollar-investment-in-brazil/

3 weeks ago

The company will expand its cloud infrastructure set-up in São Paulo over the next two years

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AWS Plans Data Center Expansion In Brazil

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-plans-data-center-expansion-in-brazil

3 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison 'With this important investment by AWS, Amazon's cloud computing company, we are going to generate more jobs, technology and opportunities for startups as well, placing the state of So Paulo in the global context,' So Paulo Governor Joo Doria says.

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The winners and losers of infrastructure clouds revealed: AWS, Microsoft, Google and Alibaba get fatter

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/04/worldwide_cloud_computing_revenue_up_37_in_2019_rivals_gain_slightly_on_aws/

3 weeks ago

Can you smell the democratisation of IT? Neither can the shrinking 'others' section

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The winners and losers of infrastructure clouds revealed: AWS, Microsoft, Google and Alibaba get fatter

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/04/worldwide_cloud_computing/

3 weeks ago

Can you smell the democratisation of IT? Neither can the shrinking 'others' section

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AWS brings tailored personas to Amazon Polly with Brand Voice

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-brings-tailored-personas-to-amazon-polly-with-brand-voice/

3 weeks ago

National Australia Bank is the first global adopter of the new feature.

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Top cloud providers in 2020: AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud, hybrid, SaaS players

https://www.zdnet.com/article/the-top-cloud-providers-of-2020-aws-microsoft-azure-google-cloud-hybrid-saas/

4 weeks ago

The cloud computing race in 2020 will have a definite multi-cloud spin. Here's a look at how the cloud leaders stack up, the hybrid market, and the SaaS players that run your company as well as their latest strategic moves.

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SQL Server Speed Test: Azure Beats AWS

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/06/sql-server-speed-test-azure-vs-aws.aspx

4 weeks ago

A comparison of SQL Server's throughput performance on Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) gives the edge to Microsoft's cloud. 12/06/2019

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Cloud Jobs Report: Azure Gains on AWS, Google

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2020/01/24/cloud-jobs-report.aspx

4 weeks ago

Microsoft's Azure cloud platform has been making inroads against competitors Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) in terms of job availability and interest. 01/24/2020

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AWS brings in nearly $10b in sales for Amazon in Q4, hits $40b annual run rate

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-brings-in-nearly-10b-in-sales-for-amazon-in-q4/

4 weeks ago

Amazon saw the growth rate of its giant cloud business decelerate slightly in Q4, but AWS continued to rake in the bulk of Amazon's operating income.

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Amazon Connect Helps AWS Partner Improve Annoying Customer Service Calls

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/amazon-connect-helps-aws-partner-improve-annoying-customer-service-calls

4 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison Most consumers' perspective is I hate calling customer service, I hate the IVRs (interactive voice responses) -- the press one, press two, press three things -- it's just a bad experience, says VoiceFoundry CEO John Marino. Nobody's like, 'Oh, sweet, I can't wait to call.' It's usually painful, and they dread it.

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Rackspace Teams With Alert Logic To Offer AWS Security Service

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/rackspace-teams-with-alert-logic-to-offer-aws-security-service

4 weeks ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The new partnership between the managed services giant and cybersecurity vendor focuses on helping customers assess vulnerabilities in their Amazon cloud environments and remediate them

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AWS Asks Judge To Hit Pause On JEDI Implementation

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-asks-judge-to-hit-pause-on-jedi-implementation

a month ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The cloud giant filed a motion Wednesday requesting that a federal court prevent the Defense Department from beginning migration to Microsoft Azure until it decides whether President Donald Trump's political influence corrupted the process.

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Hapless 'AWS engineer' spilled customer passwords, keys on public GitHub repo

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/23/aws_engineer_customer_credentials_github/

a month ago

Only up for five hours, but that's plenty of time for the wrong person to spot it

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Hapless AWS engineer spilled passwords, keys, confidential internal training info, customer messages on public GitHub

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/23/aws_engineer_credentials_github/

a month ago

Only up for five hours, but that's plenty of time for the wrong person to spot it

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