Category: Cloud Architecture

NASCAR Partners With AWS To Migrate Historical Data To The Cloud

NASCAR recently entered into an agreement with Amazon Web Services to move their historical video content to the cloud. This will be a multi-year agreement to have AWS automate indexing and tagging of digital content. Machine learning and artificial intelligence...

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AWS Now Worth Over $500 Billion

Amazon, the second-largest company in the world, recently hit $1 trillion in value and half of it is now coming from Amazon Web Services. AWS, Amazon's cloud-computing operation, reached $500 billion in value on Tuesday. Cowen analyst John Blackledge Tuesday...

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AWS Revenue Grows 41%

According to an article by CNBC, AWS stated that revenue rose to $7.7 billion in the first quarter of 2019. Its clear that the cloud division of Amazon continues to be their primary source of profit. Amazon Web Services reported...

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Lyft’s Financial Commitment To AWS

Between 2019 and 2021, Lyft is committed to pay AWS $300M, about $8.5M per month. Additionally, Lyft recently extended the deal from $150M in January because of the complete and total trust they have in AWS. The amount is a...

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Gartner Rates Amazon as a Strong Vendor

As Amazon Web Solution Consulting Partners we are glad to share this recent report! In a recent analyst report, Gartner states, “Amazon AWS has enabled all aspects of Amazon to grow and leverage scalability as an asset. That, along with Amazon’s deep...

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Cloud Computing Dominates Amazon Profits

Amazon reported improved earnings of over $3 billion from 2018. A large portion of that came from AWS generating $1.3 billion in operating income. AWS cloud computing has been a key factor in reaching revenue and profit goals. Patrick Moorhead,...

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Six Best Practices To Improve AWS Security

I found an interesting article on Cloud Computing that lists and describes six best practices for increasing AWS security. Writer Louis Columbus focuses on securing IaaS using the Zero Trust Privilege strategy. The strategy utilizes a "never trust, always verify, enforce least...

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ISG Provider Lens: AWS Quadrant Report

Amazon Web Services has been showing up in several top analyst reports and is constantly being named one of the best cloud service providers in the business. To continue this trend, ISG Provider Lens released a quadrant report comparing provider...

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UK Police Considers AI To Help With Crime Detection and Prevention

In January 2018, Lancashire police started to implement Amazon Alexa as a tool to help with crime detection and prevention. The technology also improved police efficiency and speed. The application allows any user to verbally report crimes though Alexa. Users may...

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AWS: The Leading IaaS Global Service Provider

KuppingerCole, an international and independent analyst organization, provided an overview of vendors of their product or service offerings in certain market segments. According to the analysis, AWS is considered the overall leader ranking number 1 in product, market and innovation...

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