AWS News Blog

AWS Import/Export: Ship Us That Disk!

.notyet { background-color: yellow; } .quote20090507 { width: 80%; border: 1px dotted black; padding: 8px; margin-left: 60px; margin-bottom: 10px; } .list20090507 li { padding-bottom: 8px; } Many years ago, professor Andy Tanenbaum wrote the following: Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon full of tapes hurtling down the highway. Since station wagons and tapes […]

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New Features for Amazon EC2: Elastic Load Balancing, Auto Scaling, and Amazon CloudWatch

We are working to make it even easier for you to build sophisticated, scalable, and robust web applications using AWS. As soon as you launch some EC2 instances, you want visibility into resource utilization and overall performance. You want your application to be able to scale on demand based on traffic and system load. You […]

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Quetzall CloudCache

Marc from Quetzall sent me a note about their new CloudCache product. CloudCache is a fast, lightweight key-value caching system designed for use within the cloud. Each key can optionally have an associated TTL (time to live). Once the TTL is reached the key and the associated value are removed from the cache. Running on […]

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Cirrhus9 Cloud Adoption Webinar – May 28th

Mike from Cirrhus9 just told me that they’ll be hosting a Cloud Adoption Webinar on the 28th of May. In the webinar you will learn about the factors which influence cloud adoption rates and how a company’s culture can affect the adoption curve. You’ll also get to hear success stories of successful migrations of infrastructure […]

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Amazon Simple Pay Subscriptions – Power Your Subscriptions – Special Offers and a Free Webinar

We recently announced the release of Amazon Simple Pay Subscriptions. You can use this product to charge your customers on a recurring basis after a single authorization from the customer. If you offer digital content subscriptions, collect membership dues on a periodic basis, or provide premium services on your website, this service is for you. […]

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