The rapid growth of cloud services like AWS will have a big impact on hardware, in particular on servers and other gear in data centers, but also on how we use PCs and mobile devices. Here are my takeaways from re:Invent.
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We caught up with AWS VP Adam Selipsky to talk "all in" and lock in, relational databases, Docker, cloud reboots and managed services.
At the Amazon Web Services (AWS) re:Invent conference in Las Vegas this week, AWS announced several important services. But most important is Amazon Aurora, a new high-performance database engine.
Since Dell decided to pull out of the public cloud market two years ago, it has refocused on selling services from partners, continuing that strategy with the launch of Dell Cloud Marketplace.
Dell plans to keep public cloud partnerships central to its efforts to bulk up its end-to-end services capability, according to Dell Australia and New Zealand managing director Angela Fox.
As one of the few delivery services tasked with bringing an unprecedented number of packages to the doorsteps of eager online shoppers, United Parcel Service has both struggled and prospered.
Red Hat said FeedHenry is an important addition to its JBoss xPaaS for OpenShift strategy, which provides a platform and services for mobile developers and applications.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is in talks with Korean telco KT to provide its cloud services using the latter’s IT infrastructure, reports ZDNet Korea’s Cho Mu-hyun.
Amazon CTO Werner Vogels, chief of Amazon Web Services, says hybrid cloud is important to the company. He also discusses AWS' approach to legacy infrastructure, big data and mobile.
AWS announced a bevy of new mobile-focused services at its 2014 Summit in New York City in a clear bid to keep mobile developers happy and using the AWS platform.
If Microsoft is working on an Android and iOS friendly fitness band, it would fit neatly into its new strategy of promoting its services even when it can't sell you Windows.
The Queensland government has unveiled its strategy and action plan to move more government services online.
Gartner’s 2014 Magic Quadrant on IaaS, which ranks the top 15 players in the Infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) market, reaffirmed Amazon Web Services' (AWS) dominance in the IaaS space by once again ranking it number one in the 'Leaders' quadrant, reports Krishan Sharma.
Verizon's LTE network provides an excellent experience for US customers. They continue to improve their network with the adoption of the new AWS spectrum.
Amazon Web Services WorkSpaces, which allows firms to deploy Windows 7 virtual images to desktops, laptops and tablets, is now available from AWS' EU datacentre in Dublin.
NBN Co will begin rolling fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) services to "key" inner-city apartment buildings by mid-year as it brings forward its multi-dwelling unit strategy in an effort to fight competition from upstart TPG Telecom.
The National Commission of Audit has recommended that the Australian government move to a "digital by default" strategy and embrace cloud computing, e-Government services, outsourcing, and shared services and procurement.
Infor has been on a tear of late with partnerships with Amazon Web Services, Red Hat, and EnterpriseDB. We talk strategy with CEO Charles Phillips.
New and enhanced services of the portfolio focus on mobile strategy and security, application development, and device procurement and management.
Facebook's ability to acquire services and let them run (along with a ton of dough) seems to be a winning strategy for now. WhatsApp probably would have been integrated into Google in a clunky way if the search giant won the bidding war.
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