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Going all-in on AWS is a recipe for success

Gousto believes going all-in on AWS is a recipe for success, diginomica writes, and it’s undeniable there is no way around public cloud for digital services & offerings. It’s a pretty steep thesis to build a strategy relying on one particular hyper-scaler to make a business a success. In the end, customers purchase experience and not technology.

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SAP and AWS announce IoT interoperability

Meanwhile, after Microsoft announced their cooperation with SAP in IoT with Leonardo, AWS also announced tighter integration with SAPs business processes.

High Level Architecture

via aws.amazon.com/blogs

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AWS opens up its managed blockchain as a service to everybody | TechCrunch

So, there is a Blockchain service on the cloud. As such this is no news, the news is it’s AWS that gives you this offering. If you are planning to leverage this option because you need Blockchain in your organization, you definitely need help understanding the technology.

It’s not AWS to blame to take your $

After announcing that they were launching a managed blockchain service late last year, Amazon Web Services is now opening that service for general availability. It was only about five months ago that AWS chief executive Andy Jassy announced that the company was reversing course on its previous dismissal of blockchain technologies and laid out a […]

Source: AWS opens up its managed blockchain as a service to everybody | TechCrunch

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Introducing Amazon Corretto, a No-Cost Distribution of OpenJDK with Long-Term Support

Introducing Amazon Corretto, a No-Cost Distribution of OpenJDK with Long-Term Support | AWS Open Source Blog
— Weiterlesen aws.amazon.com/de/blogs/opensource/amazon-corretto-no-cost-distribution-openjdk-long-term-support/

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`Keep Talkin’ Larry’: Amazon Is Close to Tossing Oracle Software – Bloomberg

It’s a huge effort considering the scale of the project and the relevance of customer data for Amazon. Given their cloud business and it’s maturity – AWS is more than 10 years old by now and leading the pack – this move seems overdue.

Amazon.com Inc. has taken another step toward eliminating software from Oracle Corp. that has long helped the e-commerce giant run its retail business.

Source: `Keep Talkin’ Larry’: Amazon Is Close to Tossing Oracle Software – Bloomberg

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Microsoft's event-triggered serverless Azure

After Amazon Web Services launched their Lambda offering in 2014, they apparently had some success. Just a few weeks after Google announced their serverless offering, today Microsoft also announced they’d be offering a technology to execute code event-driven, on demand.

Microsoft announced it was previewing a new service today at its annual Build Developer conference that lets programmers create event-driven triggers without deploying any underlying…

via: TechCrunch

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#AWS #IoT Contest winners announced.

AWS announced the winners of their IoT contest.

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AWS in Plain English

You develop apps and want to move to the cloud? You may start looking at Amazon Web Services (AWS), but are confused? ExpeditedSSL translates the names for you. Priceless.

But with 50 plus opaquely named services, we decided that enough was enough and that some plain english descriptions were needed.

via: AWS in Plain English

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#DLD Campus Lecture Werner Vogels, Amazon CTO

Raum W201, LMU Lehrturm, Professor-Huber-Platz 2, 80539 München

via IBC – Einladung zur öffentlichen DLD Campus Lecture mit Werner Vogels (Vice President Amazon) am 19. Januar 2015.

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Getting E-Mail right with Django and SES

Getting E-Mail right with Django and SES