Category: Cloud Computing

KPMG breaks world record for views on a cloud education video

Fin is an editor at TechForge Media and University of Bristol graduate. He wields an impressive knowledge of the latest technologies and has interviewed leading industry figures from companies like CBS, Rakuten, and Spotify. You can follow his Twitter @FinStrathern...

/ December 7, 2021

New AWS re:Invent Announcements: Dr. Werner Vogels Keynote

I’ve always found Dr. Werner Vogels’ presentations are both informative and entertaining. His re:Invent 2021 keynote was no exception. If you’ve followed his “Now Go Build” video series or his more recent “Climate Next” series, it seems as if the...

/ December 3, 2021

re:Invent 2021: Faster Cloud Migrations with AWS Mainframe Modernization Platform

The mainframe modernization platform is released in preview mode. During re:invent 2021 this week, AWS launched the AWS Mainframe Modernization platform. The platform provides new and important pieces of functionality which are worth mentioning. The value proposition is that it can...

/ December 3, 2021

Tech Predictions for 2022 and Beyond

We have reached an inflection point. After AWS pioneered cloud technology more than 15 years ago, cloud infrastructure has evolved to a place where we are seeing all parts of the cloud reach practically anywhere on the planet—and even into...

/ December 3, 2021

New AWS re:Invent Announcements: Swami Sivasubramanian Keynote

A look at what was new and interesting from Swami Sivasubramanian’s keynote. Today we all got an hour or two of Swami’s time as he went over the many machine learning-focused releases from AWS (a total of 13 in all)....

/ December 2, 2021

New – FreeRTOS Extended Maintenance Plan for Up to 10 Years

Last AWS re:Invent 2020, we announced FreeRTOS Long Term Support (LTS) that offers a more stable foundation than standard releases, as manufacturers deploy and later update devices in the field. FreeRTOS is an open source, real-time operating system for microcontrollers...

/ December 2, 2021

AWS re:Post – A Reimagined Q&A Experience for the AWS Community

The internet is an excellent resource for well-intentioned guidance and answers. However, it can sometimes be hard to tell if what you’re reading is, in fact, advice you should follow. Also, some users have a preference toward using a single,...

/ December 2, 2021

New – Sustainability Pillar for AWS Well-Architected Framework

The AWS Well-Architected Framework has been helping AWS customers improve their cloud architectures since 2015. The framework consists of design principles, questions, and best practices across multiple pillars: Operational Excellence, Security, Reliability, Performance Efficiency, and Cost Optimization. Today we are...

/ December 2, 2021

re:Invent 2021: AWS Announces New Amazon Inspector

Amazon Inspector is re-launched with a new architecture, features, and integrations. During Re:Invent 2021 AWS re-launched Amazon Inspector, the software used to discover and manage vulnerabilities on EC2 instances.  source: AWS Console What is Amazon Inspector? Originally introduced in 2015,...

/ December 2, 2021

Announcing General Availability of Construct Hub and AWS Cloud Development Kit Version 2

Today, I’m happy to announce that both the Construct Hub and AWS Cloud Development Kit (AWS CDK) version 2 are now generally available (GA). The AWS CDK is an open-source framework that simplifies working with cloud resources using familiar programming...

/ December 2, 2021