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Category: AWS Partner Solutions Architect (SA) Guest Post

Qubole featured in AWS “This is My Architecture”

By Paul Sears. Paul is a Partner Solutions Architect (SA) at AWS.  Qubole opened up the hood of their architecture of their Qubole Data Service (QDS) as Suresh Ramaswamy, Senior Director Engineering from Qubole discusses how they built their big data platform (QDS) on AWS. Suresh outlines how QDS manages the data processing infrastructure, automatically […]

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Wrap Up: Cross-Account Role Onboarding Workflow

By Ian Scofield. Ian is a Partner Solutions Architect (SA) at AWS.  Over the course of three blog posts (Parts 1, 2, and 3), we’ve been discussing a new way for APN Partners to onboard customers, focusing on the creation of cross-account roles.  Throughout this series, we’ve proposed the usage of AWS CloudFormation for the […]

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Collecting Information from AWS CloudFormation Resources Created in External Accounts with Custom Resources

By Erin McGill. Erin is a Partner Solutions Architect (SA) at AWS.  Throughout this series, we’ve talked about easing cross-account role creation with AWS CloudFormation and a custom stack URL.  We’ve also discussed how to dynamically generate CloudFormation templates to populate a unique external ID. But once your cross-account role is created, how does the […]

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Getting to Know APN Genomics Partners BioTeam, DNAnexus, Illumina, and Seven Bridges

Aaron Friedman is a Healthcare and Life Sciences Partner Solutions Architect at AWS This past week, my colleague, Angel Pizarro, and I published a four-part blog series on the AWS Compute Blog that describes how you can build batch genomics workflows on AWS. This approach can be generalized to any type of batch workflow, such […]

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Partner SA Roundup – May 2017

Every month or so I work with our awesome Emerging Partner SA team to highlight the technical innovations we’re seeing from a range of APN Technology Partners. This month, we’re going to hear from Partner SAs Ian Scofield, Juan Villa, and Erin McGill, as well as Partner Development Rep Makda Tesfa-George, who discuss solutions from […]

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Overview of Oracle E-Business Suite on AWS – A New Whitepaper Now Available

By Jayaraman Vellore Sampathkumar. Jayaraman is an AWS Oracle Solution Architect.  Recently, we published a whitepaper on Oracle E-Business Suite on AWS. This whitepaper provides an architectural overview of Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2 on AWS and outlines the benefits and options for running Oracle E-Business Suite on AWS. AWS customers and APN Partners can leverage […]

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Citrix Customers – Bring Your Own Windows Client Licenses for Use on AWS

By Andrew Kloman. Andrew is a Partner Solutions Architect (SA) at AWS.  Citrix customers, did you know that you can bring your own Microsoft Windows client licenses and use them on Amazon Web Services (AWS)? This includes deploying Windows 10 on AWS for your Citrix XenDesktop deployments. Within the Studio console, Citrix XenDesktop supports the […]

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Why Use AWS Lambda in a Custom VPC?

By Akash Jain. Akash is a Partner Solutions Architect (SA) at AWS.  As a Partner Solutions Architect (SA), I work closely with APN Partners as they look to use AWS services in innovative ways to address their customers’ use cases. Recently, I came across an interesting use case with an APN Partner who configured an […]

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Testing SaaS Solutions on AWS

Tod Golding is a Partner Solutions Architect (SA) at AWS. He is focused on SaaS.  The move to a software as a service (SaaS) delivery model is often motivated by a fundamental need for greater agility and customer responsiveness. SaaS providers often succeed and thrive based on their ability to rapidly release new features without […]

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Learn about the Media and Entertainment Segment on AWS

By Mark Stephens. Mark is a Partner Solutions Architect who focuses on M&E.  The Media and Entertainment industry is made up of companies involved in the creation, production, marketing, distribution and monetization of content. We find that Media and Entertainment companies are increasingly taking advantage of the scalability, elasticity, and security of the AWS Cloud […]

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