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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

NetApp teams up with VMware to help businesses migrate enterprise workloads
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VMware

NetApp teams up with VMware to help businesses migrate enterprise workloads

Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP is the first native AWS cloud storage to be certified as a supplemental datastore for VMware cloud on AWS
31 Aug 2022
AWS announces new region in United Arab Emirates
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS announces new region in United Arab Emirates

The country is already home to AWS’ Middle East (Bahrain) region, launched in 2019
30 Aug 2022
Procore grips AWS’ IoT TwinMaker for streamlined construction operations
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Procore grips AWS’ IoT TwinMaker for streamlined construction operations

The collaboration will foster the introduction of digital twins to the construction industry
13 Jul 2022
Quantum is 'the future of AWS system security', Amazon claims
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Network & Internet

Quantum is 'the future of AWS system security', Amazon claims

With third major quantum investment, AWS sets stage for next decade of network infrastructure
23 Jun 2022
AWS unleashes new Mainframe Modernization service
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS unleashes new Mainframe Modernization service

Users can either refactor their mainframe workloads to modern cloud services, or re-platform existing setups to AWS with minimal changes
9 Jun 2022
Elastic expands cloud collaboration with AWS
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Elastic expands cloud collaboration with AWS

Partnership aims to ease migration to Elastic Cloud on AWS, as well as simplify onboarding and drive go-to-market initiatives
20 May 2022
AWS joins Argonne-led quantum research center
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS joins Argonne-led quantum research center

Q-NEXT’s quantum consortium ‌now‌ ‌totals 13 firms, 10 universities, and 3 DOE national laboratories
19 May 2022
Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils security offerings for major cloud providers
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public cloud

Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils security offerings for major cloud providers

The tech giant also added Cyber Recovery Services to its existing Apex portfolio and announced a multi-cloud collaboration with Snowflake Data Cloud
3 May 2022
AWS’ Amplify Studio is now generally available 
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Development

AWS’ Amplify Studio is now generally available 

The low-code visual development service adds to AWS’ Amplify toolkit for building full-stack web and mobile applications
22 Apr 2022
Denonia named as first malware to target AWS Lambda platform
Malware attack
cyber security

Denonia named as first malware to target AWS Lambda platform

Deployment demonstrates how attackers are using advanced cloud-specific knowledge to exploit complex cloud infrastructure, Cado Security says
12 Apr 2022
Boeing inks massive cloud deals with AWS, Google Cloud, and Microsoft
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cloud computing

Boeing inks massive cloud deals with AWS, Google Cloud, and Microsoft

The aerospace company said the new partnerships will allow it to test aircrafts using digital twin technology before they’re deployed
7 Apr 2022
Verizon Connect Reveal launches on AWS
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Verizon Connect Reveal launches on AWS

The fleet management service helps monitor and optimize commercial fleets in near-real time
23 Mar 2022
Microsoft Azure leads AWS in cloud market
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Microsoft Azure leads AWS in cloud market

Microsoft is making significant gains with enterprise users, while SMBs favour Amazon cloud services
15 Mar 2022
AWS bans new signups from Russia and Belarus
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS bans new signups from Russia and Belarus

Amazon is also working closely with its Ukrainian customers and partners to counteract malicious malware signatures
9 Mar 2022
AWS expands its public sector startup accelerator to Japan
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startups

AWS expands its public sector startup accelerator to Japan

Fledgling companies in nine APAC countries can now apply to be part of the AWS Startup Ramp programme
4 Mar 2022
MWC 2022: Ukrainian protesters call for Russian tech boycott
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cyber warfare

MWC 2022: Ukrainian protesters call for Russian tech boycott

The protestors are urging AWS to “shut down” servers being used by Russian entities
1 Mar 2022
Kyndryl and AWS partner to create a centre of excellence for cloud customers
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Kyndryl and AWS partner to create a centre of excellence for cloud customers

Former IBM spin-off now has agreements in place with the world's three largest cloud providers
23 Feb 2022
AWS brings Local Zones data centres to 32 new cities
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS brings Local Zones data centres to 32 new cities

The company says it is capitalising on increased demand for reliable cloud services
17 Feb 2022
AWS' CodeGuru Reviewer updated to tackle Log4j
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cyber security

AWS' CodeGuru Reviewer updated to tackle Log4j

Amazon's code reviewer also now includes a library detailing every detector used by the platform
17 Feb 2022
AWS shakes off outages with 40% surge in revenue
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS shakes off outages with 40% surge in revenue

However, analysts warn the cloud giant should be wary of the 'impressive growth' of Microsoft and Google
4 Feb 2022
Sony pulls out of MWC 2022
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Business operations

Sony pulls out of MWC 2022

GSMA has branded the decision as “disappointing”
14 Jan 2022
Sennheiser exposed personal data of 28,000 customers with leaky S3 bucket
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Amazon S3

Sennheiser exposed personal data of 28,000 customers with leaky S3 bucket

Server containing full names, email addresses, phone numbers, and supplier information was left open to the public for three years
16 Dec 2021
AWS launches new region in Jakarta
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS launches new region in Jakarta

There are now ten active AWS regions in the Asia Pacific
14 Dec 2021