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Tag: Windows for AWS

New AWS for Windows qwikLABS and New Training Page

Amazon Web Services (AWS) helps you build, scale, and manage Microsoft applications in the cloud quickly, easily, more securely, and cost-effectively. Customers get value in running Microsoft applications on AWS in a myriad of ways – from meeting compliance requirements, to improving their security posture, becoming more agile, and reducing costs, just to name a […]

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2016 AWS Partner Summit Singapore – Recap

Last Friday, the AWS ASEAN partner team hosted the AWS Partner Summit – Singapore. The event was intended to provide partners with valuable insight into key trends on AWS, and to help partners to connect with both one another and with AWS team members. I was fortunate enough to be a part of the event, and had a great […]

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2016 AWS Partner Summit Sydney – Recap

That’s a wrap on the 2016 AWS Partner Summit – Sydney! The ANZ Partner team organized a great event for APN Partners, and I was thrilled to get to be a part of it. The event featured guest speakers from AWS, APN member firms, and AWS customer firms. What follows is a short recap of the day: AWS Partner […]

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Running SQL Server Linked Servers on AWS

Scott Zimmerman is a Partner Solutions Architect with AWS. In this post, I’ll demonstrate how to set up SQL Server linked servers on Microsoft Windows Server in Amazon EC2. Linked servers allow you to join tables between database servers and distribute queries through stored procedures and views across servers, without even needing to change your […]

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Announcing: Windows Server on AWS Bootcamps in Seattle, WA, and Bangalore, India

We’re pleased to announce an exclusive training event for System Integrator (SI) APN Partners. This three-day bootcamp training covers Microsoft Windows Server and the .NET Framework on AWS. This is intended for IT professional, architect, and developer consultants with field-service roles helping Enterprise customers migrate Windows Server workloads to the cloud. The bootcamp will be […]

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Available on AWS: Amazon EC2 for Microsoft Windows Server with SQL Server Enterprise Edition

Below is a guest post from Bonnie Donovan, Microsoft Channel Manager at AWS, regarding some recent updates regarding SQL Server Enterprise Edition on AWS.  AWS recently announced Amazon EC2 for Microsoft Windows Server with SQL Server Enterprise Edition. SQL Server enables you to build mission-critical applications and Big Data solutions using high-performance, in-memory technology across […]

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Announcing for APN Partners: Windows on AWS Bootcamp in London, England from June 24-26

We’re pleased to announce an exclusive training event for System Integrator (SI) APN Partners. This three-day bootcamp training covers Microsoft Windows Server and the .NET Framework on AWS. The bootcamp is intended for IT pro, architect, and developer consultants with field-service roles helping Enterprise customers migrate Windows Server workloads to the cloud. The training will […]

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Announcing: Windows on AWS Bootcamp in Irvine, CA from April 21-23

We’re pleased to announce an exclusive training event for System Integrator (SI) APN Partners. This three-day bootcamp training covers Microsoft Windows Server and the .NET Framework on AWS. This is intended for architect and developer consultants with field-service roles helping Enterprise customers migrate Windows Server workloads to the cloud. The training will be a mix of […]

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How to Help Your Customers Move Their Windows Server 2003 Apps to the Cloud

Windows Server 2003 extended support ends July 14th, 2015, and with this comes the need for customers to re-evaluate where these workloads are hosted, as this platform will soon be unsupported. Customers have the opportunity to not only move these workloads to a newer Operating System (OS), but to virtualize these workloads to minimize security risk and […]

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