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Amazon is reportedly developing custom networking chips
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Amazon is reportedly developing custom networking chips

The firm is reportedly preparing to ramp up its in-house silicon efforts in order to lessen its reliance on Broadcom
31 Mar 2021
Amazon’s new Lookout for Metrics monitors your organization’s KPIs
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Amazon’s new Lookout for Metrics monitors your organization’s KPIs

Lookout for Metrics uses machine learning to detect anomolies
26 Mar 2021
Amazon and Red Hat partner on bringing OpenShift to AWS
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containers

Amazon and Red Hat partner on bringing OpenShift to AWS

The ROSA managed service makes it easier to build, scale and managed Kubernetes clusters on AWS
26 Mar 2021
AWS appoints Salesforce exec Adam Selipsky as CEO
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Careers & training

AWS appoints Salesforce exec Adam Selipsky as CEO

The former Tableau CEO is returning to AWS after four years to replace Andy Jassy
24 Mar 2021
AWS introduces fully managed Fault Injection Simulator
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AWS introduces fully managed Fault Injection Simulator

The simulator allows enterprises to perform controlled chaos experiments on AWS workloads
16 Mar 2021
Amazon opens first checkout-free store in west London
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Amazon opens first checkout-free store in west London

Customers are able to scan as they go and are billed when they leave
4 Mar 2021
Amazon will let customers decide what tech it develops next
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Hardware

Amazon will let customers decide what tech it develops next

A sticky note printer, a smart food scale, and a cuckoo clock are all part of the first wave of customer-backed products
18 Feb 2021
Amazon updates development environment powering Alexa
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Amazon updates development environment powering Alexa

New language and version controls boost bot development experience
1 Feb 2021
Giffgaff migrating IT infrastructure and development to AWS
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Giffgaff migrating IT infrastructure and development to AWS

The UK MVNO becomes the first in Europe to be powered by Amazon’s cloud computing arm
14 Dec 2020
Amazon launches big data service focused on health care
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Amazon launches big data service focused on health care

Data lake promises to keep health care organizations' information secure
10 Dec 2020
New AWS services allow admins to run container technologies on-premises
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New AWS services allow admins to run container technologies on-premises

New service makes ECS and EKS more portable
4 Dec 2020
AWS targets software vendors in latest partner network update
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AWS targets software vendors in latest partner network update

Additions include SaaS Boost, an open source tool that helps applications migrate over to a service model
4 Dec 2020
Verizon and AWS bring 5G apps to eight US cities
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Verizon and AWS bring 5G apps to eight US cities

AWS compute and storage services brought to the edge with 5G Ultra Wideband network
2 Dec 2020
BlackBerry and AWS are developing a standardized vehicle data platform
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BlackBerry and AWS are developing a standardized vehicle data platform

Platform will give automakers a standardized way to process data from vehicle sensors in the cloud
1 Dec 2020
AWS is bringing Apple's macOS to its cloud service
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AWS is bringing Apple's macOS to its cloud service

Analyst claims the partnership between AWS and Apple has "formidable potential"
1 Dec 2020
Zoom selects AWS as preferred cloud provider over Oracle
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video conferencing

Zoom selects AWS as preferred cloud provider over Oracle

The announcement comes just months after the company shifted a portion of its infrastructure to Oracle Cloud
1 Dec 2020
AWS’ new S3 Storage Lens gives an in-depth view of cloud storage
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AWS’ new S3 Storage Lens gives an in-depth view of cloud storage

New service will help customers find ways to reduce storage costs
19 Nov 2020
AWS Network Firewall provides network protection across all workloads
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AWS Network Firewall provides network protection across all workloads

New firewall tools offer improved security in virtual private clouds
18 Nov 2020
AWS ditches Nvidia for in-house 'Inferentia' silicon
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AWS ditches Nvidia for in-house 'Inferentia' silicon

Alexa queries and facial recognition data will now be processed by Amazon's own chips
13 Nov 2020
AWS launches visual data preparation tool DataBrew
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AWS launches visual data preparation tool DataBrew

AWS Glue DataBrew allows for the cleaning and normalising of data without the need to write code
12 Nov 2020
EU charges Amazon over misuse of third-party data
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EU charges Amazon over misuse of third-party data

The EC claims Amazon broke competition rules by using data gathered on third-party sellers to compete against them
10 Nov 2020
Hotel booking firm exposes data on "millions" of guests
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Hotel booking firm exposes data on "millions" of guests

Reservation platform used by Hotels.com, Booking.com and Expedia left sensitive data exposed on a misconfigured AWS S3 bucket
9 Nov 2020
Alibaba's cloud growth outpaces AWS, Microsoft, and Google Cloud
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Alibaba's cloud growth outpaces AWS, Microsoft, and Google Cloud

Revenues for the Chinese giant's cloud business increased 60% year-on-year in Q3
6 Nov 2020