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SiliconANGLE
Dell, HPE reveal systems for Microsoft’s forthcoming Azure Stack softwareapproach build on-premises infrastructure that has the same agility and flexibi
Dell, HPE reveal systems for Microsoft’s forthcoming Azure Stack software
SiliconANGLE / Posted 9 hours ago
approach build on-premises infrastructure that has the same agility and flexibility as public cloud platforms like Azure, Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Platform. “Many enterprises would like to host Azure within their data centers for... Read more
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The Register
New Amazon LinuxAmazon Web Services (AWS) has updated its Linux. Version 2016.09 adds Nginx 1.
New Amazon Linux
The Register / Posted 13 hours ago
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has updated its Linux. Version 2016.09 adds Nginx 1.10, PostgreSQL 9.5 and Python 3.5. You can run the updated OS in all AWS regions and “on all current-generation EC2 instance types.” There's also a new “SSM Agent” that... Read more
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BBC News
Is the world wide web a waste of water?Mr Cook is broadly supportive of the steps taken by the giants, there is one co
Is the world wide web a waste of water?
BBC News / Posted 13 hours ago
Mr Cook is broadly supportive of the steps taken by the giants, there is one company he singles out for criticism - Amazon Web Services. "Amazon's growth is five or six times larger than the amount of renewables they have brought onto the... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Amazon launches Texas wind farm to help reach 100 percent renewable goaland Virginia. The combined projects will be used to provide energy to the elec
Amazon launches Texas wind farm to help reach 100 percent renewable goal
Computer Business Review / Posted 19 hours ago
and Virginia. The combined projects will be used to provide energy to the electrical grids supplying current and future Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud data centres. Amazon Web Services has a long-term commitment to use 100 percent renewable... Read more
19h
Computer Business Review
Vendors on cloud nine as market continues explosive growthis that businesses are becoming increasingly comfortable with handing over thei
Vendors on cloud nine as market continues explosive growth
Computer Business Review / Posted 19 hours ago
is that businesses are becoming increasingly comfortable with handing over their infrastructure to a cloud vendor such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Oracle and more. Sid Nag, research director at Gartner said: “Growth of public cloud... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Ellison ignites an Oracle vs AWS cloud warsaid to offer twice as many cores as Amazon. Oracle’s never been shy in believ
Ellison ignites an Oracle vs AWS cloud war
Computer Business Review / Posted 19 hours ago
said to offer twice as many cores as Amazon. Oracle’s never been shy in believing that it could directly take on and beat Amazon Web Services, and now it is looking to undercut its competitor on price with a second-generation infrastructure... Read more
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eWeek
HPE, Dell Unveil Systems, Services for Microsoft Azurein on-premises infrastructures while putting other applications into public clo
HPE, Dell Unveil Systems, Services for Microsoft Azure
eWeek / Posted 20 hours ago
in on-premises infrastructures while putting other applications into public cloud environments, such as Microsoft's Azure, Amazon Web Services or Google.The new systems unveiled this week as the Microsoft Ignite 2016 conference is underway in... Read more
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eWeek
Microsoft Amplifies Its Digital Transformation Theme at Ignite 2016CEO Shantanu Narayan onstage. Microsoft has 34 Azure regions around the world,
Microsoft Amplifies Its Digital Transformation Theme at Ignite 2016
eWeek / Posted 21 hours ago
CEO Shantanu Narayan onstage. Microsoft has 34 Azure regions around the world, which is twice the number of regions that Amazon Web Services has today, Guthrie said. Microsoft's Dublin cloud data center has enough concrete to pave a sidewalk... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Microsoft retools sales operation as Azure takes central rolegrew to include server software, database tools, and other products. When Micr
Microsoft retools sales operation as Azure takes central role
The Seattle Times / Posted 23 hours ago
grew to include server software, database tools, and other products. When Microsoft, chasing the success of Amazon.com’s Amazon Web Services business, started pushing its own package of rented processing power and web-based business tools, the... Read more
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The News-Times
25 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Under 40 Who Are Creating the Next Big Thingand secure their data. Backed by Google Ventures, Goldman Sachs and Kleiner Pe
25 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Under 40 Who Are Creating the Next Big Thing
The News-Times / Posted 23 hours ago
and secure their data. Backed by Google Ventures, Goldman Sachs and Kleiner Perkins, Ionic recently collaborated with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to make its enterprise data management and protection offering available via the AWS marketplace.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
25 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Under 40 Who Are Creating the Next Big Thingand secure their data. Backed by Google Ventures, Goldman Sachs and Kleiner Pe
25 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Under 40 Who Are Creating the Next Big Thing
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
and secure their data. Backed by Google Ventures, Goldman Sachs and Kleiner Perkins, Ionic recently collaborated with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to make its enterprise data management and protection offering available via the AWS marketplace.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
25 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Under 40 Who Are Creating the Next Big Thingand secure their data. Backed by Google Ventures, Goldman Sachs and Kleiner Pe
25 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Under 40 Who Are Creating the Next Big Thing
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
and secure their data. Backed by Google Ventures, Goldman Sachs and Kleiner Perkins, Ionic recently collaborated with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to make its enterprise data management and protection offering available via the AWS marketplace.... Read more
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Fortune
Virtual Reality Goes Electricmight fail. That’s where Space-Time Insight, based in San Mateo, Calif., comes
Virtual Reality Goes Electric
Fortune / Posted yesterday
might fail. That’s where Space-Time Insight, based in San Mateo, Calif., comes in. It handles data crunching, hosted on Amazon Web Services, for utilities in addition to selling tools to help those utilities monitor equipment health and... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
SAP confirms Altiscale acquisition, aims to fix Big Data challengesmotivation is to be able to provide the same kinds of Big Data-crunching and an
SAP confirms Altiscale acquisition, aims to fix Big Data challenges
SiliconANGLE / Posted yesterday
motivation is to be able to provide the same kinds of Big Data-crunching and analytics capabilities as rivals firms like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Inc. provide to their own customers. The Altiscale acquisition also might help SAP begin... Read more
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express
Amazon Echo UK launch: UK price, release date, where to buy & MOREstations, answer queries about sports teams, weather, traffic conditions, and m
Amazon Echo UK launch: UK price, release date, where to buy & MORE
express / Posted yesterday
stations, answer queries about sports teams, weather, traffic conditions, and more. Powered by the company's cloud-based Amazon Web Services platform, Alexa is woken up by hearing its own name, and will even learn about your habits over time,... Read more
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Newsmax
WSJ: Amazon to Compete With Delivery Rivals UPS, FedExwhich started out as an online bookseller, has gained credibility as a producer
WSJ: Amazon to Compete With Delivery Rivals UPS, FedEx
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
which started out as an online bookseller, has gained credibility as a producer of TV programs and big-screen movies. Amazon Web Services, which provides data servers to big companies, is now its fastest-growing division with at least $10... Read more
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CNBC
Why Amazon shares could climb much higherretailers," analyst Doug Anmuth wrote in a note published Tuesday. JPMorgan ra
Why Amazon shares could climb much higher
CNBC / Posted yesterday
retailers," analyst Doug Anmuth wrote in a note published Tuesday. JPMorgan rates the company as overweight, and notes its Amazon Web Services cloud-computing services has proved successful. And the charts may point to the same conclusion. "The... Read more
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Morningstar
Cloud Hangs Over Oracle ConferenceOracle says its compute offering will be 24 times faster for analytics and 8 ti
Cloud Hangs Over Oracle Conference
Morningstar / Posted yesterday
Oracle says its compute offering will be 24 times faster for analytics and 8 times faster for transaction processing than Amazon Web Services’ most premium offering. Despite the firm’s impressive presentation and large potential market... Read more
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TheBull
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'80 percent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-ba
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'
TheBull / Posted yesterday
80 percent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-based Microsoft. Azure competes with colossus Amazon Web Services in providing businesses computing capabilities in the internet cloud. Microsoft and BAML made their... Read more
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The Economic Times
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'80 percent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-ba
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
80 percent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-based Microsoft. Azure competes with colossus Amazon Web Services in providing businesses computing capabilities in the internet cloud. Microsoft and BAML made their... Read more
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PhysOrg
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'80 percent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-ba
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
80 percent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-based Microsoft. Azure competes with colossus Amazon Web Services in providing businesses computing capabilities in the internet cloud.Microsoft and BAML made their... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'80 percent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-ba
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
80 percent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-based Microsoft. Azure competes with colossus Amazon Web Services in providing businesses computing capabilities in the internet cloud. Microsoft and BAML made their... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'80 per cent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-b
Microsoft teams with Bank of America on 'blockchain'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
80 per cent of the world's largest banks are Azure customers, according to US-based Microsoft. Azure competes with colossus Amazon Web Services in providing businesses computing capabilities in the internet cloud. Microsoft and BAML made their... Read more
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Fortune
Why the Hybrid Cloud Is a Do-or-Die Scenario for Microsoftcustomers. Typically the only three cloud providers considered to be part of th
Why the Hybrid Cloud Is a Do-or-Die Scenario for Microsoft
Fortune / Posted yesterday
customers. Typically the only three cloud providers considered to be part of that rarefied hyperscale club are Microsoft, Amazon Web Services amzn, and Googlegoog. A select few consumer companies, including Facebookfb, are also in that select... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Canonical steps up enterprise courtship with Kubernetes bundleand private cloud. Support will be available on Canonical’s distribution on Goo
Canonical steps up enterprise courtship with Kubernetes bundle
SiliconANGLE / Posted yesterday
and private cloud. Support will be available on Canonical’s distribution on Google Compute Platform, Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, and on-premise with OpenStack, VMware Inc. virtualization and bare metal provisioned by the company MAAS... Read more
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Computer Technology Review
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive » Splice Machine introduces native PL/SQL support to boost migrations from Oracle to Hadoopavailability of its V2.0 and the launch of its developer community site. The Sp
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive » Splice Machine introduces native PL/SQL support to boost migrations from Oracle to Hadoop
Computer Technology Review / Posted yesterday
availability of its V2.0 and the launch of its developer community site. The Splice Machine V2.0 sandbox is powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) and allows developers to initiate a cluster in minutes. The sandbox allows the developer to choose... Read more
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WA Today
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australiafor Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australia
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
for Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital offer. It already has a large presence in Amazon Web Services here. Internet penetration and retail spend per capita also favour entry into Australia. The only... Read more
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The Age
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australiafor Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australia
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
for Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital offer. It already has a large presence in Amazon Web Services here. Internet penetration and retail spend per capita also favour entry into Australia. The only... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australiafor Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australia
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
for Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital offer. It already has a large presence in Amazon Web Services here. Internet penetration and retail spend per capita also favour entry into Australia. The only... Read more
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Canberra Times
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australiafor Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australia
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
for Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital offer. It already has a large presence in Amazon Web Services here. Internet penetration and retail spend per capita also favour entry into Australia. The only... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australiafor Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital
Amazon on the hunt for warehousing in Australia
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
for Amazon. "Australia is one of three countries where Amazon has its digital offer. It already has a large presence in Amazon Web Services here. Internet penetration and retail spend per capita also favour entry into Australia. The only... Read more
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Business Wire
Rackspace and Broadleaf Commerce Collaborate to Deliver Custom Cloud Commercesize and infrastructure needs, Rackspace and Broadleaf collaborated to provide
Rackspace and Broadleaf Commerce Collaborate to Deliver Custom Cloud Commerce
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
size and infrastructure needs, Rackspace and Broadleaf collaborated to provide complete solutions, including those based on Amazon Web Services® (AWS), while adding complementary infrastructure and support services as needed. About Broadleaf... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cloud war? Microsoft joins Adobe to compete with Amazonand a Microsoft partner in other areas. It also gives Microsoft cloud apps that
Cloud war? Microsoft joins Adobe to compete with Amazon
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
and a Microsoft partner in other areas. It also gives Microsoft cloud apps that favour Azure over Amazon’s market-leading Amazon Web Services. “This plugs a major hole for Microsoft,” said Rodney Nelson, an analyst at Morningstar Investment... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
‘Disruptor’ Amazon set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Normanit is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changin
‘Disruptor’ Amazon set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
it is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changing, according to the Citi report. The Amazon Web Services division has an office in Sydney's 2 Park Street, but the group has no warehouses. It looked at possible... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Microsoft & Adobe join forces to combat Salesforceand Adobe Document Cloud available on the platform. That deal is not exclusive,
Microsoft & Adobe join forces to combat Salesforce
SiliconANGLE / Posted 2 days ago
and Adobe Document Cloud available on the platform. That deal is not exclusive, as many of Adobe’s products can be found on Amazon Web Services’ cloud too, but it’s a big advantage for Microsoft as Adobe will now pitch Microsoft’s platform to its... Read more
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The Economic Times
Walmart, Flipkart may gang up on Amazonthe past few years. In 2015, Amazon's revenue grew by 20% to $107 billion ($99
Walmart, Flipkart may gang up on Amazon
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
the past few years. In 2015, Amazon's revenue grew by 20% to $107 billion ($99 billion from online sales, the rest from Amazon Web Services) while Walmart's sales declined by 0.7% to $482 billion. In the second quarter of fiscal 2017, Walmart's... Read more
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The North West Star
Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Normanit is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changin
Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
it is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changing, according to the Citi report. The Amazon Web Services division has an office in Sydney's 2 Park Street, but the group has no warehouses. It looked at possible... Read more
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CNET
Microsoft's Azure gets competitive with $1B in revenuecloud without having to completely rewrite them. On the pricing front, Microso
Microsoft's Azure gets competitive with $1B in revenue
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
cloud without having to completely rewrite them. On the pricing front, Microsoft also made an official commitment to match Amazon Web Services on price for all "commodity" services, including compute, storage, and bandwidth. As part of this pledge,... Read more
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CIO
Why CIOs are embracing SaaS ID managementthat allows Experian to run software on-premises using VMware virtualization so
Why CIOs are embracing SaaS ID management
CIO / Posted 3 days ago
that allows Experian to run software on-premises using VMware virtualization software, with the capability to burst out to Amazon Web Services' cloud. This model allows Experian to harness more computing capacity while retaining the sensitive... Read more
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Fortune
Microsoft Is Teaming Up With This Major Software Maker in the CloudThus, it’s unclear how much traction either company will get out of this. Adobe
Microsoft Is Teaming Up With This Major Software Maker in the Cloud
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
Thus, it’s unclear how much traction either company will get out of this. Adobe already offers some of its services on Amazon Web Services, so that will not likely change. Dynamics is Microsoft’s line of sales, accounting, and inventory... Read more
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The Register
Adobe and Microsoft cosy up with cloud partnershipCloud," says the press release, though the press release does not state whether
Adobe and Microsoft cosy up with cloud partnership
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
Cloud," says the press release, though the press release does not state whether Adobe plans to move its services away from Amazon Web Services where they are currently hosted. This security FAQ [PDF] states that "Creative Cloud is hosted on Amazon... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Amazon employees enjoy ‘Bring Your Parents to Work Day'a little bit, because mom and dad were coming to work,” said Ardine Williams, t
Amazon employees enjoy ‘Bring Your Parents to Work Day'
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
a little bit, because mom and dad were coming to work,” said Ardine Williams, the vice president for talent acquisition for Amazon Web Services. Williams is proof that the event was not just a moment for millennials and their parents. Williams... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Amazon employees enjoy ‘Bring Your Parents to Work Day'a little bit, because mom and dad were coming to work,” said Ardine Williams, t
Amazon employees enjoy ‘Bring Your Parents to Work Day'
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
a little bit, because mom and dad were coming to work,” said Ardine Williams, the vice president for talent acquisition for Amazon Web Services. Williams is proof that the event was not just a moment for millennials and their parents. Williams... Read more
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ajc.com
Amazon employees enjoy ‘Bring Your Parents to Work Day'a little bit, because mom and dad were coming to work,” said Ardine Williams, t
Amazon employees enjoy ‘Bring Your Parents to Work Day'
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
a little bit, because mom and dad were coming to work,” said Ardine Williams, the vice president for talent acquisition for Amazon Web Services. Williams is proof that the event was not just a moment for millennials and their parents. Williams... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Amazon employees enjoy ‘Bring Your Parents to Work Day'a little bit, because mom and dad were coming to work,” said Ardine Williams, t
Amazon employees enjoy ‘Bring Your Parents to Work Day'
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
a little bit, because mom and dad were coming to work,” said Ardine Williams, the vice president for talent acquisition for Amazon Web Services. Williams is proof that the event was not just a moment for millennials and their parents. Williams... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Warehouse On Demandfulfillment. CAH cofounder and Blackbox head honcho Max Temkin says he wants to
Warehouse On Demand
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
fulfillment. CAH cofounder and Blackbox head honcho Max Temkin says he wants to build the fulfillment world's equivalent of Amazon Web Services (AWS), a set of on-demand, cloud-hosted services that abstract the hardware away from the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Amazon technology chief says future of cloud computing is heretechnology is no longer the sole domain of big companies with big IT budgets.
Amazon technology chief says future of cloud computing is here
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
technology is no longer the sole domain of big companies with big IT budgets. Werner Vogels, chief technology officer at Amazon Web Services, says greater competition and greater consumer power puts cloud technology within reach of even small... Read more
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WA Today
Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Normanit is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changin
Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
it is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changing, according to the Citi report. The Amazon Web Services division has an office in Sydney's 2 Park Street, but the group has no warehouses. It looked at possible... Read more
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Canberra Times
Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Normanit is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changin
Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
it is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changing, according to the Citi report. The Amazon Web Services division has an office in Sydney's 2 Park Street, but the group has no warehouses. It looked at possible... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Normanit is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changin
Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
it is yet to have a physical presence in the country, but that could be changing, according to the Citi report. The Amazon Web Services division has an office in Sydney's 2 Park Street, but the group has no warehouses. It looked at possible... Read more
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