AWS for Industries

Category: Industries


What’s New in Retail from re:Invent 2021

It’s been two years since AWS hosted an in person re:Invent conference. Although everyone had masks on, the excitement was palpable. I had a great time meeting with customers in a face-to-face setting again with dinners and parties. It was really fun. And with so much news coming out of the event, I’m sure it […]

Insurance distribution transformation – how insurance carriers can adapt to the new normal with AWS

With physical distancing and other quarantine measures put in place because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the activities once considered critical to have in-person are shifting to digital and remote channels. This change is also affecting the insurance industry. Having face-to-face interactions with customers has been challenging during this period and the distribution channels have faced […]

re:Invent 2021: Top 5 Highlights and Recap for Financial Services

re:Invent 2021 celebrated its 10th year with a first-of-its-kind hybrid event, with over 20,000 in-person attendees and a virtual component for those who could not attend in person. For those able to make it to Las Vegas, there was plenty of excitement about being back at an in-person event and exploring the ways the cloud […]

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Executive Conversations: David Rev Ciancio, Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Handcraft Burgers and Brew

David “Rev” Ciancio, Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Handcraft Burgers and Brew, located at 110 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018 joins Steven M. Elinson, AWS’ Head of Worldwide Restaurants and Food Services, for a broad-ranging discussion about his industry experience, continuous reinvention, and the upcoming launch of his latest restaurant concept. True […]

DAC 2021 Recap

58th Annual Design Automation Conference The 58th annual Design Automation Conference took place in San Francisco from December 5 – 9, 2021. The Design Automation Conference (DAC) is the premier event devoted to the design and design automation of electronic systems and circuits. DAC focuses on the latest methodologies and technology advancements in electronic design. […]

FSI Services Spotlight: Featuring Amazon Aurora

In this edition of the Financial Services Industry (FSI) Services Spotlight monthly blog series, we highlight five key considerations for customers running workloads on Amazon Aurora: achieving compliance, data protection, isolation of compute environments, audits with APIs, and access control/security. Across each area, we will examine specific guidance, suggested reference architectures, and technical code to […]

How EDF Transformed its Trading Operations on AWS

Blog authored by EDF Customers UK Team: Julie Meanwell, Director of Transformation EDF UK Neville Towers, Director of Wholesale Markets Optimisation EDF UK Mark Askew, Head of Solutions & Architecture EDF UK Karim Alnakkash, Head of Operational Development & Planning EDF UK Mark Teuton, Senior Manager of Business Solutions EDF UK Who are EDF UK? […]

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Retailers: Offer Products When and Where Your Ideal Customers Want to Shop with Edge Retail

Consumers want convenient, personalized, frictionless shopping experiences that seamlessly cross every purchase channel, from physical stores to ecommerce websites, as well as social media platforms, marketplaces, and apps. Furthermore, every retailer, whether an emerging digital-native brand or a long-standing brick-and mortar company, must wrestle with tough decisions, such as whether to add physical stores and […]

Volkswagen Group’s three success factors for a 6-month cloud migration

Based in Wolfsburg, Germany, the Volkswagen Group is comprised of 10 brands from five European countries: Volkswagen, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, ŠKODA, SEAT, CUPRA, Audi, Lamborghini, Bentley, Porsche, and Ducati. By implementing its “NEW AUTO—Mobility for Generations to Come” strategy, the Volkswagen Group will drive its transformation and accelerate its realignment from being a vehicle manufacturer […]

Bayer Project Carbonview: Tracing Product Carbon Footprint (PCF) through the agriculture supply chain

Here at AWS we are incorporating sustainability measures in our business to deliver on Amazon’s commitment to building a sustainable business for our customers and the planet. In 2019, Amazon co-founded The Climate Pledge—a commitment to be net zero carbon across our business by 2040, 10 years ahead of the Paris Agreement. Similar to our […]