Amazon rolls out new Big Data solutions

Amazon recently rolled out a number of Big Data Solutions. The use cases for Big Data on AWS include clickstream analytics, fraud detection, recommendation engines and serverless computing. Amazon has a number of services for real time Big Data Analytics including Kinesis Firehose, Kinesis Streams and Kinesis Analytics. These services complement the existing AWS Storage, […]

Consoles, Management Tools and Brokers

The web interfaces of cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) have consistently lagged behind third-party consoles in both user experience and functionality. Third party consoles supported rich meta-data around AWS resources in addition to¬† integrating CloudWatch and CloudFront support long before the AWS console. The initial lack of capabilities in the provider interfaces […]

Amazon and IBM Team Up In The Cloud

Amazon Web Services (AWS) and IBM have announced a partnership that provides users with the ability to use Amazon EC2 to build and run a range of IBM platform technologies. The IBM environments that will be available initially includes IBM WebSphere Portal Server, IBM DB2, WebSphere sMash, IBM Lotus Web Content Management, and IBM WebSphere […]