Tag: AWS Cloud

Cloud Clients

Southwest lands on AWS as preferred cloud for modernization push

March 8, 2023

Via: CIO Dive

In the wake of the December meltdown, Southwest CEO Bob Jordan defended the carrier’s technology while acknowledging that crew reassignment systems failed. He pledged $1.3 billion to IT and other operational upgrades this year, during a January earnings call. IT […]

Global Cloud

Cisco to gauge user experience with its cloud-management service

November 29, 2022

Via: Network World

Cisco is taking steps to better control the performance and observability of cloud-based enterprise applications. At the AWS re:Invent conference this week, Cisco said it has added a feature called business transaction insights to its AppDynamics Cloud system so it […]

Global Cloud

AWS Cloud Skills Training Aims to Help Close IT Talent Gap

August 16, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Training and Certification has launched two digital subscriptions aimed at helping organizations and individual learners deepen their cloud skills. An Individual subscription bolsters cloud skills through interactive, challenge-based learning in live AWS environments; a Team subscription […]

Global Cloud

AWS outage hit collaboration vendors, highlights risk of cloud-based tools

December 9, 2021

Via: Computerworld

The Tuesday outage at an Amazon Web Service data center that affected services from several collaboration software vendors, highlighting how reliant companies have become on cloud providers for a variety of workplace tools. Asana, Smartsheet, Trello, and Slack — all […]

Global Cloud

Amazon unveils AWS Cloud WAN for geographically dispersed networks

December 2, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Amazon Web Services on Thursday launched a preview of AWS Cloud WAN, a service to build, manage, and monitor global private wide area networks (WAN) using AWS. The service is for organizations that need to manage globally dispersed networks. “Imagine […]

Global Cloud

Curtin University to swap siloed IT infrastructure for AWS cloud by 2022

November 1, 2021

Via: ZDnet

By the end of next year Curtin University will have moved a “vast majority” of its IT systems and data into a digital platform hosted on Amazon Web Services (AWS) as part of a multi-year agreement between the two organisations. […]

Cloud Clients

How Bureau Veritas migrated 85% of its applications to the AWS cloud

May 24, 2021

Via: Computer Weekly

With a strategic five-year plan, Bureau Veritas (BV) set out on its digital transformation project in 2015. Core to that transformation was migration of the vast bulk of its applications and infrastructure to the AWS cloud. Along the way, it […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

5 Ways to Accelerate Security Confidence for AWS Cloud

December 3, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

Today’s cloud services customers are looking beyond the basic benefits of the cloud, such as ease of scale and payment options. Now, they want the cloud to keep their business evolving and improve customer experience to help them compete. Amazon […]

Global Cloud

Amazon’s $2.8bn plan: India gets its second AWS cloud computing region

November 6, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Amazon’s cloud business, Amazon Web Services, has announced plans to build a second AWS region in India and will reportedly spend $2.8bn on building out the infrastructure. The new region will be located in the state of Telangana in the […]

Global Cloud

Cisco exec airs 2019 cloud directions

January 29, 2019

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Kubernetes, legacy application integration and edge computing technologies are but a few of the technologies Cisco sees as having some of the greatest impact on cloud computing in 2019. Cisco aggressively ramped up its own cloud presence in 2018 with […]

Cloud Clients

NASA Chose AvereSystems to Launch Its Data onto AWS Cloud

March 14, 2016

Via: Cloud Expo

Avere Systems has announced that NASA has selected Avere to help consolidate legacy storage and move many of its datasets to the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud. Avere will be supporting the Ames Research Center, NASA’s Silicon-Valley field center, which […]

Global Cloud

5 tips for securing your AWS cloud

January 27, 2016

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Despite public cloud being as popular as ever, questions like, ‘is it more secure than my data center?’ still remain. In October, Amazon Web Services released a white paperoutlining best practices for using its cloud. Sections include how to control […]

Cloud Clients

Amazon Web Services Launches Korean Datacenters for Its Cloud Computing Platform

January 8, 2016

Via: CompareTheCloud

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an company, today announced the launch of the Asia Pacific (Seoul) Region, its fifth technology infrastructure region in Asia Pacific (APAC). Starting today, Korean-based businesses and global companies with customers in Korea can leverage […]