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Category: APN Technology Partners

Upcoming APN Technology Partner Webinars: Billing Solutions for AWS Channel Resellers

One of the biggest benefits coming from our diverse global APN ecosystem is the variety of solutions developed by both Technology and Consulting partners that complement one another. And we often hear of opportunities that APN partners have to work together to solve business needs. Today, we’d like to highlight upcoming webinars from three Advanced APN Technology partners, CloudCheckr, CloudHealth, and […]

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“How to Succeed as a Next-Gen MSP” – A New eBook from CloudMGR

We’ve talked a lot recently about what it means to be a next-generation Managed Service Provider (MSP). Turns out, this is a hot topic across our ecosystem as well. Today, we want to highlight a recent eBook published by Advanced APN Technology Partner CloudMGR. With offices in Australia and San Francisco, CloudMGR connects all of a […]

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Big Updates to Two AWS Training Courses: AWS Technical Essentials and Architecting on AWS

We continuously enhance our technical courses to stay current with the pace of AWS platform updates and incorporate student feedback.  We have made substantial updates to our two most popular foundational training courses, AWS Technical Essentials and Architecting on AWS, to better provide you with actionable knowledge to get started creating solutions with AWS and […]

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Automatically Delete Terminated Instances in Chef Server with AWS Lambda and CloudWatch Events

If you’re struggling with cleaning up terminated instances registered with third-party services, you can use a combination of several AWS services to help out. A common example is dealing with the remnants of terminated instances from Auto Scaling groups.  Throughout this post, I’ll talk about how you can use AWS Lambda and Amazon CloudWatch Events […]

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Upcoming AWS Partner Webinars – April

Do you want to learn best practices for taking advantage of the AWS platform with AWS Big Data and Security Competency Partners? The AWS Partner Webinar Series is a selection of live online presentations that cover a broad range of topics at varying technical levels. Each webinar is hosted by an AWS Competency Partner who has […]

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Amazon VPC for On-Premises Network Engineers, Part One

Editor’s note: This is the first of a popular two-part series by Nick Matthews. Read Part 2 >> By Nick Matthews, Partner Solutions Architect, CCIE #23560 I relate better to networking when people use words and phrases I know, such as “router on a stick,” “MPLS WAN,” and “VRF,” and then show me a packet […]

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“Friends Don’t Let Friends Build Data Centers”

Reflections on the two-year anniversary of Infor going all-in with AWS Two short years ago at the AWS 2014 San Francisco Summit, Infor CEO Charles Phillips stated, “friends don’t let friends build data centers’’ and announced that Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific ERP solutions, was taking a cloud-first development approach and going “all-in” with […]

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Partners in Innovation: Announcing the AWS 2016 City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge

Are you an APN Partner building technology solutions on AWS to help improve citizens’ lives? Today, we announced the call for entries for the AWS 2016 City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge, a global program to recognize local and regional governments and APN Partners that are innovating for the benefit of citizens using the AWS cloud. […]

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Architecting Microservices Using Weave Net and Amazon EC2 Container Service

In the past, it was far more common to have services that were relatively static. You might remember having a database server that existed on a fixed IP, and you probably had a static DNS mapping to that server. If this information changed, it could be a problem. However, in the cloud we accept change […]

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Modeling SaaS Tenant Profiles on AWS

Most software companies understand the importance of being customer focused. The adoption of agile software development practices was heavily influenced by the needs of software organizations to connect to, and focus on, the continually evolving needs of their customers. Now, take this basic reality and imagine how it manifests itself in the world of SaaS […]

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