AWS for Industries

New Climate Next Documentary Episode: Driving Toward Cheaper, Greener Power with Octopus Energy

Fossil fuels have powered transportation and industry since the Industrial Revolution. To combat climate change, the pursuit of cleaner, cheaper, and more sustainable forms of energy has become essential. In episode three of the four-part AWS documentary series Climate Next, the London-based energy tech pioneer Octopus Energy uses smart grid technology to support an all-renewable […]

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Using AWS to seamlessly and cost-effectively scale localization needs for automotive customers

Manufacturers are required to create health and safety documentation to protect the health and well-being of users, passengers, mechanics, and employees. Every vehicle requires the production of safety documentation, which can be considerable in terms of the number of volumes, the size, and the complexity. For service manuals, this documentation can include topics that range […]

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EDA Scale with FSx for NetApp ONTAP and IBM LSF

Introduction Silicon design teams are constantly under pressure to deliver more efficient products faster, while keeping costs low. Electronic Design Automation (EDA) infrastructure teams, which provide compute, storage, and other IT resources to silicon design teams, can play a critical role in shrinking the RTL-to-GDSII cycle. Historically, compute capacity for EDA workloads has come from […]

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representative OU structure for an FSI banking customer

Best Practices for AWS Organizations Service Control Policies in a Multi-Account Environment

AWS financial services industry (FSI) customers often seek guidance on how to set up their AWS environment and accounts for best results. AWS has created a unified set of recommendations, called the multi-account strategy, to help customers like you make the best use of your AWS resources. In this blog, we provide a representative organization […]

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Best Buy

Best Buy is the Latest Retailer to Select the AWS Cloud

Today, we’re thrilled to share that Best Buy selected AWS as its preferred cloud provider for cloud infrastructure services and its strategic partner for developing cloud engineering talent. With more than 1,000 stores and approximately 100,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada, Best Buy already runs its digital commerce business and other strategic workloads on […]

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FSI Services Spotlight: Featuring AWS Lambda

In this edition of Financial Services Industry (FSI) Services Spotlight monthly blog series, we highlight five key considerations for customers running workloads on AWS Lambda: 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 help […]

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Document Review Workflow with the Capital Project Collaboration Platform (CP2) on AWS

As I wrote in ‘Reduce Collaboration Toil for Capital Projects Using AWS’ blogpost, customers in the energy industry spend millions of hours collaborating internally and across with external partners such as Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contractors over the life of a capital project. The key pain points customers face include collating comments, inefficient routing […]

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Cepsa’s solution architecture

Digitize downstream operations with AWS energy solutions: how CEPSA’s data democratization journey inspired Refinery Monitoring and Surveillance

Introduction The oil and gas industry is divided into three main sectors: upstream, midstream, and downstream. The downstream business sector includes refining and petrochemical facilities that process petroleum crude oil and raw natural gas into finished products, plus the marketing and distribution of these products. These industries include a complex network of processes, infrastructure, and equipment […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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