AWS for Industries

Category: Industries

How energy and utility companies can recover from ransomware and other disasters using infrastructure as code on AWS

According to the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, “There are 16 critical infrastructure sectors whose assets, systems, and networks, whether physical or virtual, are considered so vital to the United States that their incapacitation or destruction would have a debilitating effect on security, national economic security, national public health or safety, or any combination […]

An AI-driven dashboard for life sciences laboratories

In this post, we present how scientific researchers can implement AI-driven solutions that improve day-to-day lab productivity and accelerate scientific discovery. We discuss some of the scientific and data challenges to this space as a whole and how AWS solutions can be the foundation for greater automation and central data governance across life science enterprises. […]

Transforming site monitoring in clinical trials

Clinical trial monitoring is an integral part of running a successful and compliant clinical trial. Currently the site monitoring process is manual, costly, and subject to data quality issues. This post discusses how various aspects of site monitoring can be automated to optimize cost and increase quality. About 25% to 30% of the total cost […]

How Greenko uses AWS IoT and serverless for wind monitoring

India is going through a revolution in renewable energy (RE). During fiscal years 2016–2020, the Indian RE generation space saw a compound annual growth rate of 17.33 percent. This was fueled by dedicated support from the government in the form of RE-focused policies such as the Green Energy Corridor Project and increased investment in the […]

Retail Builders Blog Series

Managing Custom Clearance Risk in a Global Supply Chain

In our previous blog, How to Build a Dynamic Supply Chain Platform: A Primer, we discussed how companies can proactively manage market events in a global supply chain using AWS. In this post, we will focus on how companies can manage customs clearance risk in the same supply chain by using AWS artificial intelligence and […]

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Selling more wine, feeding more pets, influencing more customers: JBS Solutions and AWS power the new world of retail

Since the start of the pandemic, retail customers’ purchasing habits have shifted dramatically—and they’re not going back. From online shopping and curbside pickup to changing brand loyalties prompted by supply chain disruptions to purchase decisions strongly influenced by social media, the world of retail has changed for good. To compete, retailers need to reinvent their […]

CPG Partner Conversations: Create Meaningful Consumer Experiences with Amperity

The COVID-19 pandemic created unprecedented disruption. In a matter of days, our world turned upside down. As shelter-in-place lockdowns, mask mandates, and social distancing rules took hold, new consumption patterns quickly emerged. Arguably, no industry felt the pandemic’s dramatic impact more than consumer packaged goods (CPG). However, leaders are forging ahead with resilience, tenacity, and […]

Building a core banking system with Amazon Quantum Ledger Database

Background on core banking systems Banks around the world rely on core banking systems as their system of record (SoR). A core banking system includes a ledger for all money movement transactions, organized into accounts with computed balances, along with the relevant business logic and workflows for each product. The transactions in the ledger are […]

Deploying a Privacy-Safe Data Clean Room on AWS with Snowflake

The deprecation of device identifiers and third-party cookies has accelerated the need for advertisers, data providers, and media companies to collaborate directly as they seek to understand customers, plan media campaigns, and analyze path-to-purchase. At the same time, privacy regulations, consumer trust, and intellectual property protection are driving the need for increased data security and governance […]

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Do Retailers Really Need an IT Department Anymore?

In his recent WSJ article, Joe Peppard, from the MIT Sloan School of Management, takes the position that the IT department has outlived its usefulness. The IT department at many companies has grown into such a powerful force that it’s hard to imagine a company without one. With that said, the article certainly got me […]