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  • AWS September roundup: EC2 changes, new France region, and more

    The days may be getting shorter up in the northern hemisphere, but that hasn't slowed the pace of updates to AWS. Amazon has kept on updating its cloud platform with a handful of quality-of-life changes, plus some major tweaks to how it handles Reserved Instances. Here's the rundown.

    Written by Blair Hanley Frank07 Oct. 16 12:25
  • Larry Ellison says Amazon is '20 years behind' Oracle

    Larry Ellison continued his assault on Amazon during his second keynote address at Oracle OpenWorld on Tuesday, with a host of benchmarks that showed his company's database outperforming its public cloud competition.

    Written by Blair Hanley Frank21 Sept. 16 09:22
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  • How to Avoid Online Scams When Selling Your Old iPhone or iPad

    A lot of people right now are selling their old iPhones and iPad minis to trade up to the supersized iPhone 6 models. Unfortunately, I suspect some of them are being scammed out of their devices -- I nearly was.

    Written by James A. Martin12 Sept. 14 23:37
  • How-to: Get started with Amazon EC2

    Amazon cloud skills are in high demand. This easy, step-by-step guide will help start you on your path to cloud mastery

    Written by Sean Hull24 Oct. 12 10:15
  • Copy Kindle notes and bookmarks to your PC

    If you're a Kindle owner, you've probably discovered the device's enviable ability to bookmark pages, highlight passages, and add notes (a.k.a. annotations).

    Written by Rick Broida17 Aug. 10 06:12
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  • U.S. cloud vendors adjust to Snowden effect, Privacy Shield

    AWS, Microsoft and Google are building data centers in Europe to address privacy concerns in a post-Snowden world. Cloud infrastructure revenue is rising, but how much better could be for U.S. vendors?

    Written by Clint Boulton02 Sept. 16 23:10
  • Microsoft wins battle for Boeing in war with AWS

    Boeing chose the Azure cloud platform because Microsoft agreed to collaborate on analytics software intended to help improve operational efficiency in the narrow margin aviation sector.

    Written by Clint Boulton03 Aug. 16 00:00
  • Amazon targets compliance-driven markets

    Amazon Web Services EC2 Dedicated Hosts are designed to give you an on-premises experience in the cloud – for good or bad.

    Written by Andy Patrizio03 March 16 23:47
  • Is BYOK the key to secure cloud computing?

    Amazon, Adobe and Microsoft offer it but how realistic is it to “bring your own keys?” Do you want your business to have the burden of managing and securing your own cloud encryption keys?

    Written by Mary Branscombe28 Sept. 15 14:43
  • How the tech industry is greening its data centers

    The desire to be masters of their own energy domains has helped fast-track a growing community of self-generating – and increasingly green – data center power consumers.

    Written by Jen A. Miller19 Aug. 15 16:27