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Amazon is the leading e-commerce company and has managed to branch out into new markets. The company has expanded its selection via a robust third-party selling network. Meanwhile, Amazon's Kindle is the leading e-reader device, but is facing tough competition from Apple's iPad, Barnes & Noble's Nook and Sony's Reader franchise. Amazon Web Services, the company's enterprise cloud computing unit, is gaining traction.

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Amazon vs Oracle: a database war

Amazon vs Oracle: a database war

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.

published November 13, 2014 by

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In pictures: The rise of AWS

In pictures: The rise of AWS

Amazon's rise is most apparent when you look at how its introduction of new products, services, and datacentres has built the infrastructure needed to support its growth

published July 1, 2012 by

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Making Mashups Mobile 2

Jeff Barr, web services evangelist for Amazon, discusses Amazon’s S3, a Simple Storage Service that allows users infinite and scaleable storage on the internet. Barr expands on how Elephant Drive uses this web service and explains how to get started with S3.

published July 10, 2006 by

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Amazon's secret sauce

Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos and author Tim O'Reilly speak at the Web 2.0 conference about the unique ingredients that have made Amazon a successful e-commerce company. Bezos also reveals why Amazon needs to continue innovating.

published October 6, 2004 by

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