AWS for Industries

Faster End-of-Life Insurance Claims Payouts with Automated Fraud Checks

Handling the end-of-life expenses of a loved one can present a significant and often unexpected cost burden to the survivors. Purchasing an insurance policy with a death benefit (often called funeral insurance) can help cover the costs associated with fulfilling the last wishes of the deceased, including burial, travel expenses to attend a memorial service, […]

Post Processing Capital Market and Insurance Grid output data in AWS

The computing needs of capital market and insurance firms have evolved with regulatory regimes requiring firms to develop more complex models that run more frequently and provide transparency. In response, firms are creating more complex models that require greater compute capacity. As financial institutions run their grid workloads on AWS, two core aspects stand out […]

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Epic Games launches RealityScan app on AWS; announces 2M MetaHumans milestone at re:Invent

At AWS re:Invent 2022, Epic Games, a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology, announced that RealityScan, powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS), is now available as a free download on iOS. AWS’s highly performant infrastructure enables Epic to cost-efficiently scale RealityScan to support tens of thousands of creators, turning images into […]

Amazon Omics launches with broad support from ISV and Consulting Partners

Amazon Omics launches with broad support from ISV and Consulting Partners

Amazon Omics is a new fully managed service which helps AWS customers store, query, analyze, and generate insights from genomic, transcriptomic, and other omics data to improve health and accelerate scientific discoveries. Many AWS customers want to go faster in their migration to the cloud, and the good news is that Amazon Omics has broad support […]

Part 2 - Introducing Amazon Omics - Automated End-to-End Genomics Data Storage and Analysis

Part 2: Automated End-to-End Genomics Data Storage and Analysis using Amazon Omics

We would like to acknowledge the valuable contributions of David Obenshain, Gargi Singh Chhatwal, and Joshua Broyde, who are Solutions Architects at AWS. With the rapid advancement and use of Genomic sequencing within research and clinical organizations, we need reliable, reproducible, scalable, and cost-efficient infrastructure to manage data and compute resources. Organizations want to spend […]

Part 1 - Introducing Amazon Omics - From sequence data to insights, securely and at scale

Part 1: Introducing Amazon Omics—from sequence data to insights, securely and at scale

This is the first installation of a two-part series detailing the launch of Amazon Omics. The second installation provides deeper technical details. We are excited to launch the general availability of Amazon Omics–a purpose-built service that will help bioinformaticians, researchers, and scientists store, query, analyze, and generate insights from genomic, transcriptomic, and other omics data. […]

Amazon HealthLake Imaging Partners

Amazon HealthLake Imaging Partners

Amazon HealthLake Imaging is a new HIPAA-eligible capability that enables healthcare providers and their software partners to store, access, and analyze medical images at petabyte scale. For customers who want to accelerate their digital transformation of medical imaging to the cloud, Amazon HealthLake Imaging Partners provide solutions and services that can help. Whether it is […]

Accelerate embedded software development using QNX® Neutrino® OS on Amazon EC2 Graviton

This blog was authored by Carine MacPherson, Patrick Bartsch, Chavi Gupta, Mehran Najafi, Stefano Marzani, Brett Francis, and Michael Garcia. Today, BlackBerry announced that customers who build mission-critical, deterministic, embedded systems using BlackBerry QNX, such as those in the automotive, robotics, aerospace, avionics, energy and medical industries, now, have the agility, speed, and scale of […]

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Unlocking immersive golfing experiences with AWS Wavelength

In 2021, over 25 million people played a round of golf at over 16,000 courses nationwide. Across each of those rounds, golf carts continue to play a major role in the player experience. From custom yardage and course GPS, to the leather-backed seats and, most importantly, ample storage to carry the golf clubs, golf carts […]

Introducing AWS for Advertising & Marketing: Helping customers reinvent the industry with purpose-built services, solutions, and partners

Advertising and marketing technology is experiencing unprecedented disruption and transformation. For example, exponential growth in media consumption creates infrastructure challenges for companies to handle tens of millions of requests per second at single-digit millisecond latency. Companies across the industry need mechanisms to collaborate and interoperate across advertising and marketing platforms, but also want to protect […]