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Amazon launches big data service focused on health care
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Amazon launches big data service focused on health care

Data lake promises to keep health care organizations' information secure
10 Dec 2020
New AWS services allow admins to run container technologies on-premises
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New AWS services allow admins to run container technologies on-premises

New service makes ECS and EKS more portable
4 Dec 2020
AWS to bring 5G edge compute service to the UK in 2021
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AWS to bring 5G edge compute service to the UK in 2021

AWS Wavelength will be launched in the UK in partnership with Vodafone Business
2 Dec 2020
BlackBerry and AWS are developing a standardized vehicle data platform
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BlackBerry and AWS are developing a standardized vehicle data platform

Platform will give automakers a standardized way to process data from vehicle sensors in the cloud
1 Dec 2020
AWS is bringing Apple's macOS to its cloud service
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AWS is bringing Apple's macOS to its cloud service

Analyst claims the partnership between AWS and Apple has "formidable potential"
1 Dec 2020
Zoom selects AWS as preferred cloud provider over Oracle
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Zoom selects AWS as preferred cloud provider over Oracle

The announcement comes just months after the company shifted a portion of its infrastructure to Oracle Cloud
1 Dec 2020
AWS’ new S3 Storage Lens gives an in-depth view of cloud storage
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AWS’ new S3 Storage Lens gives an in-depth view of cloud storage

New service will help customers find ways to reduce storage costs
19 Nov 2020
AWS Network Firewall provides network protection across all workloads
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AWS Network Firewall provides network protection across all workloads

New firewall tools offer improved security in virtual private clouds
18 Nov 2020
AWS ditches Nvidia for in-house 'Inferentia' silicon
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AWS ditches Nvidia for in-house 'Inferentia' silicon

Alexa queries and facial recognition data will now be processed by Amazon's own chips
13 Nov 2020
AWS launches visual data preparation tool DataBrew
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AWS launches visual data preparation tool DataBrew

AWS Glue DataBrew allows for the cleaning and normalising of data without the need to write code
12 Nov 2020
EU charges Amazon over misuse of third-party data
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EU charges Amazon over misuse of third-party data

The EC claims Amazon broke competition rules by using data gathered on third-party sellers to compete against them
10 Nov 2020
Hotel booking firm exposes data on "millions" of guests
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Hotel booking firm exposes data on "millions" of guests

Reservation platform used by Hotels.com, Booking.com and Expedia left sensitive data exposed on a misconfigured AWS S3 bucket
9 Nov 2020
Alibaba's cloud growth outpaces AWS, Microsoft, and Google Cloud
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Alibaba's cloud growth outpaces AWS, Microsoft, and Google Cloud

Revenues for the Chinese giant's cloud business increased 60% year-on-year in Q3
6 Nov 2020
AWS is the latest cloud giant to sign MoU with UK government
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AWS is the latest cloud giant to sign MoU with UK government

The agreement also involves a skills fund to train 6,000 civil servants, and open up procurement to SMBs
2 Nov 2020
IT Pro Panel: The state of cloud infrastructure
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IT Pro Panel: The state of cloud infrastructure

What IT leaders really have to say about their cloud estates
26 Oct 2020
UK's WANdisco partners with AWS to drive cloud migration projects
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UK's WANdisco partners with AWS to drive cloud migration projects

The LiveData Migrator has already been used by GoDaddy to migrate 500 terabytes of Hadoop data to Amazon S3
17 Sep 2020
IT Pro Live: Avoiding common cloud mistakes
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IT Pro Live: Avoiding common cloud mistakes

The Scale Factory CEO Jon Topper shares what he's learned over the course of two years of cloud reviews
1 Sep 2020
AWS launches Amazon Braket quantum cloud service
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AWS launches Amazon Braket quantum cloud service

The cloud service will give users the capacity to run simulations on quantum computers built by D-Wave, IonQ and Rigetti
14 Aug 2020
Infostretch is now an AWS advanced consulting partner
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Infostretch is now an AWS advanced consulting partner

Infostretch will help enterprise delivery teams accelerate digital initiatives on the AWS cloud
4 Aug 2020
Amazon Contact Lens gives call center managers real-time call insight
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Amazon Contact Lens gives call center managers real-time call insight

Call center managers can intervene earlier, reducing customer churn
23 Jul 2020
AWS launches dedicated space business unit
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AWS launches dedicated space business unit

The division will be headed by a former director of Space Force Planning at the US Space Force
1 Jul 2020