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Is AWS sponsoring Rust? Only a bit – and so is Microsoft Azure

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/15/aws_sponsoring_rust_microsoft_azure/

2 days ago

A confusing announcement from the cloud giant

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University of Newcastle to shift all workloads to AWS Cloud by 2020

https://www.zdnet.com/article/university-of-newcastle-to-shift-all-workloads-to-aws-cloud-by-2020/

3 days ago

The university will exit from its on-premise datacentre.

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Amazon's consumer business says bye bye to Oracle databases, moves to AWS

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazons-consumer-business-says-bye-bye-to-oracle-databases-moves-to-aws/

4 days ago

AWS said that Amazon's consumer business has decommissioned its final Oracle database and migrated 75 petabytes of data in nearly 7,500 Oracle databases to multiple AWS database services.

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AWS Standout Flux7 Goes Back To Founder's Roots With New High-Performance Computing Practice

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-standout-flux7-goes-back-to-founder-s-roots-with-new-high-performance-computing-practice

4 days ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The cutting-edge cloud solutions implementer pulled back from high-performance computing years ago, sensing the market wasn't ready. A lot has changed since.

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Imperva blames data breach on stolen AWS API key

https://www.zdnet.com/article/imperva-blames-data-breach-on-stolen-aws-api-key/

a week ago

Imperva said it accidentally exposed an internal server from where a hacker stole an AWS API key.

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$800M AWS Data Center Investment Planned For Argentina: Report

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/-800m-aws-data-center-investment-planned-for-argentina-report

2 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison This past June, AWS announced it would invest in an Amazon CloudFront Edge location in Buenos Aires, Argentina, that would be operational this year, providing low latency and high data transfer rates for AWS customers to better deliver web content to their end users.

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RMIT Online expands AWS partnership with new cloud courses

https://www.zdnet.com/video/rmit-online-expands-aws-partnership-with-new-cloud-courses/

2 weeks ago

One of the courses will provide an RMIT credential.

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Will AWS IQ Short-Circuit The Channel By Powering A Gig Economy?

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/will-aws-iq-short-circuit-the-channel-by-powering-a-gig-economy-

2 weeks ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Some partners of the leading cloud provider worry the new matchmaking service will disintermediate AWS solution providers by connecting SMB customers directly to contract workers, potentially driving down billable rates

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New AWS IQ Service Highlights Partners With Project-Based Cloud Expertise

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/new-aws-iq-service-highlights-partners-with-project-based-cloud-expertise

3 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison We built AWS IQ to serve as a bridge between our customers and experts, enabling them to get to work on new projects faster and easier, and removing many of the hassles and roadblocks that both groups usually encounter when dealing with project-based work, says AWS Vice President Swami Sivasubramanian.

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Amazon launches AWS IQ, a service to connect customers with certified experts

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazon-launches-aws-iq-a-service-to-connect-customers-with-certified-experts/

3 weeks ago

The program is meant to help AWS customers find help with a range of project work.

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Backup the data in AWS Elastic Block Store

https://www.networkworld.com/article/3439420/backup-the-data-in-aws-elastic-block-store.html

3 weeks ago

If you use Amazon Web Services Elastic Block store, it warrants backup to avoid possible data loss in the event of an outage.

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AWS Billing Snafu Is Prime Channel Partner Opportunity

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-billing-snafu-is-prime-channel-partner-opportunity

3 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison This is an opportunity for technology expense management vendors that are used to finding billing errors and a call to action for cloud service providers to check invoices carefully, said Hyoun Park, CEO and chief analyst of Amalgam Insights, a technology research firm. This error is just the tip of the iceberg in terms of what users should expect going forward, and cloud spend doubles over the next three years and triples over the next five years.

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AWS Billing Error Overcharges Cloud Customers

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-billing-error-overcharges-cloud-customers

4 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison The error is 'probably causing minor heart attacks across the really big AWS users tonight,' tweeted Chris Fidao of startup Chipper CI.

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RMIT Online expands AWS partnership with new cloud courses

https://www.zdnet.com/article/rmit-online-expands-aws-partnership-with-new-cloud-courses/

4 weeks ago

One of the courses will provide an RMIT credential.

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AWS brings EC2 G4 instances into general availability

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-brings-ec2-g4-instances-into-general-availability/

4 weeks ago

The accelerated computing instances feature Nvidia T4 Tensor Core GPUs

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AWS says servers secure following Malindo Air data breach

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-says-servers-secure-following-malindo-air-data-breach/

4 weeks ago

Amazon Web Services says servers containing customer information belonging to the Malaysian airline are secured, following a breach that compromised personal data of 21 million passengers, including that of Malindo's parent company, Lion Air.

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Ellison Looks To One-Up AWS With Oracle Cloud Flexibility, Alliances And Geographic Reach

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/ellison-looks-to-one-up-aws-with-oracle-cloud-flexibility-alliances-and-geographic-reach

a month ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Oracle's executive chairman and CTO introduced a partnership with VMware at the OpenWorld conference as well as new features that strive to make Oracle Cloud Infrastructure more elastic and automated than those of competitors.

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VMware on AWS: Low-risk option or security blanket for those who don't like change?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/17/vmware_on_aws_why_and_why_not/

a month ago

AWS Transformation Day John Enoch gives us the hard sell – just ignore the price

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Dremio releases Data Lake Engines for AWS and Azure

https://www.zdnet.com/article/dremio-releases-data-lake-engines-for-aws-azure-and-hybrid-cloud/

a month ago

Dremio releases new technology for cloud data lakes. Can the company take data in relatively slow cloud object storage and make queries against it faster?

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Supported AWS Outposts Services Hyped Ahead Of Launch

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/supported-aws-outposts-services-hyped-ahead-of-launch

a month ago

by Donna Goodison With the reach of AWS extending into the data center, partners like Mission have the ability to provide services and consulting to a new category of customer as they begin their cloud journey, says Jonathan LaCour, chief technology officer at Mission, a Los Angeles managed service provider and new AWS Premier Consulting Partner.

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