AWS for Industries

Category: Industries

Enabling the aggregation and analysis of The Cancer Genome Atlas using AWS Glue and Amazon Athena

The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) is a landmark cancer genomics program, producing molecular data for nearly 20,000 primary tumors and matched normal tissues from 11,328 patients across 33 cancer types. The TCGA includes germline and somatic variants, copy number variants, mRNA expression, miRNA expression, DNA methylation, and protein expression for most patients. In addition to […]

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Executive Conversations: Building Resiliency with Alison Taylor, Chief Customer Officer, American Airlines

Alison Taylor, Chief Customer Officer of American Airlines, joins Sekhar Mallipeddi, WW Technical Leader for AWS Travel and Hospitality, for a broad-ranging discussion about the recent disruption faced by travel and hospitality companies – and her company’s response to that disruption. American’s purpose is to care for people on life’s journey. Shares of American Airlines […]

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AWS Travel and Hospitality Partner Conversations: Amperity

Barry Padgett, President of Field Operations & COO, Amperity joins David Solomito, Global Head of Marketing for AWS Travel and Hospitality, for a broad-ranging discussion around how AWS Partners are helping customers build resilience and prepare for what’s next in travel and hospitality. During this unprecedented time for the industry, we have been inspired by […]

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Running OSIsoft PI System on AWS Outposts to enable a hybrid experience

Introduction to OSIsoft PI System OSIsoft is a select AWS Partner and leader in industrial digital transformation. It has a comprehensive data infrastructure platform with the capability to ingest data from various industrial sensors using a variety of industrial protocols. Using PI System, organizations can run KPIs in real-time to assess the health of equipment […]

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Advanced Insights on the Consolidated Audit Trail

The Consolidated Audit Trail In response to the May 2010 Flash Crash, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) authorized the creation of a comprehensive financial database called the Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT). CAT is a central repository that receives and retains all US equity and options activity from broker-dealers and exchanges. Back in May, we […]

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Meet the Modern Contact Center for Travel and Hospitality

Now more than ever, travel and hospitality companies want a reliable, agile, and flexible contact center solution that provides exceptional customer service and reduces costs. Built on the same technology that powers customer service for Amazon.com, Amazon Connect is the backbone of the Modern Contact Center for Travel and Hospitality. This AWS Service, Amazon Connect, […]

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An Inside Look at the Amazon Culture: Experimentation, Failure, and Customer Obsession

Since joining AWS three years ago, the top questions I get by far pertain to Amazon’s culture and speed of innovation. Here are the kinds of things people want to know: What’s it like working for AWS? How does Amazon respond so quickly to customers’ wants, needs, and desires? How can I innovate like Amazon? […]

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Executive Conversations: Accelerating COVID-19 vaccine development with Marcello Damiani, Chief Digital and Operational Excellence Officer at Moderna

Marcello Damiani, Chief Digital and Operational Excellence Officer at Moderna, joins Todd Weatherby, Vice President of AWS Professional Services Worldwide, for a discussion on developing Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine, scaling systems to enable global distribution, and leveraging cloud technologies to accelerate processes. Moderna is pioneering a new class of medicines made of messenger RNA, or mRNA, […]

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FSI Service Spotlight: Featuring Amazon Comprehend

Editor’s note: This is the second in a monthly series for Financial Services Industry Service Spotlight. Read Part 1 discussing Amazon SageMaker Notebook Instances. — In this edition of Financial Services Industry (FSI) Service Spotlight monthly blog series, we highlight five key considerations of a particular service that FSI customers should focus on to help […]

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Algorithmic Trading on AWS with Amazon SageMaker and AWS Data Exchange

It is well known that the majority of stock transactions are automated (as described here and here), for example using applications or “robots” implementing a trading strategy. More recently, an emerging trend in the financial services industry is the movement of trading solutions, such as algorithmic trading solutions, to the cloud (as described here and […]

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