Month: June 2021

Enable Automatic Updates for WordPress Plugins and Themes

Many users, including me, find it annoying to find plugins and theme updates almost every other day on WordPress. For the people who run multiple websites, updating themes and plugins manually could take a large chunk of time out of...

/ June 28, 2021

Cloud Academy Recognized in G2 Summer 2021 Reports

After a strong showing in last quarter’s Spring 2021 reports, customers have once again nominated Cloud Academy for industry recognition. The results of G2’s Summer 2021 reports rank our tech learning platform among leaders and high performers across four categories...

/ June 25, 2021

Customize and Package Dependencies With Your Apache Spark Applications on Amazon EMR on Amazon EKS

Last AWS re:Invent, we announced the general availability of Amazon EMR on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS), a new deployment option for Amazon EMR that allows customers to automate the provisioning and management of Apache Spark on Amazon EKS....

/ June 24, 2021

Amazon CodeGuru Reviewer Updates: New Java Detectors and CI/CD Integration with GitHub Actions

Amazon CodeGuru allows you to automate code reviews and improve code quality, and thanks to the new pricing model announced in April you can get started with a lower and fixed monthly rate based on the size of your repository...

/ June 24, 2021

New – AWS BugBust: It’s Game Over for Bugs

Today, we are launching AWS BugBust, the world’s first global challenge to fix one million bugs and reduce technical debt by over $100 million. You might have participated in a bug bash before. Many of the software companies where I’ve...

/ June 24, 2021

The Benefits of C# and .NET — Even on macOS

A C# and .NET conversation with Hallam Webber, Azure Researcher and Trainer. Hallam Webber, part of Cloud Academy’s Content Team, shared his enthusiasm for some new C# content that he created. Read on for highlights from our conversation about C#/.NET...

/ June 24, 2021

Cloud connectivity – the fabric of digital business

Eric has 19 years of industry experience working in marketing strategy, business development, product management, and engineering. Previously, Eric was director of Network Edge and Interconnection Strategy at Microsoft where he led planning and engineering teams tasked with network expansion...

/ June 24, 2021

Learn key cloud transformation insights, trends, challenges & opportunities at the free Cloud Transformation Congress, 13 July 2021

Cloud Transformation Congress is a free virtual cloud transformation event taking place on 13 July 2021 (MDT), consisting of top-level content and thought leadership discussions exploring the cloud transformation ecosystem. Join 500+ senior technology professionals for a variety of solo presentations and...

/ June 24, 2021

Streamline your custom image building process with Azure VM Image Builder service

Today we are announcing the general availability of the Azure VM Image Builder service, a managed service for you to build custom Linux or Windows virtual machine (VM) images with ease, and be compliant with your company’s security policy across...

/ June 24, 2021

Manage your digital transformation at scale for retail with Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure

Retail organizations are embracing digital transformation and cloud technologies to be more agile and achieve strategic goals. The cloud enables them to drive innovation, make more informed decisions with data analytics, outpace competitors, and deliver products, services, and applications faster....

/ June 23, 2021