AWS Startups Blog

Category: Startup

Using AWS Marketplace for your Fast-growing Cloud Software Business

Drawing from his experience at three software startups that partnered with AWS Marketplace over the last decade, Ahana Co-founder and CEO Steven Mih has put together some best practices to help make your AWS Marketplace listings successful. To illustrate the point, he’ll use examples here at Ahana, who offers a managed service for Presto in AWS.

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How Startups Deploy Pretrained Models on Amazon SageMaker

For most machine learning startups, the most valuable resource is time. They want to focus on developing the unique aspects of their business, not managing the dynamic compute infrastructure needed to run their applications. Productionizing machine leaning should be easier, and that’s where AWS comes in. In this blog post and corresponding GitHub repo, you will learn how to bring a pre-trained model to Amazon SageMaker to have production-ready model serving in under 15 minutes.

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Understanding the New World of Office Space with Basking

Overnight, the COVID-19 pandemic reshaped how and where Americans work. By June, according to a survey from Stanford researchers, 42% of the U.S. labor force was working from home full time, with millions more not working at all. For employers, that shift has led to new challenges as they navigate an unprecedented economy. One big question: what to do with all the empty offices?

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Emedgene’s Migration to AWS for its AI-based Genomics Insights Platform

Founded in 2015, Emedgene has built an AI-based platform to automatically surface insights from genomics data. Previously, this data would need to be analyzed by genomics experts, of which there are only a few thousand around the world. Emedgene applies machine learning algorithms to generate these insights on the fly, essentially teaching computers how to be genetic researchers.

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More Effective Sales Meetings (Startup Founder Sales Series, Part 8)

As a founder of a B2B startup struggling to book sales meetings, it is frustrating to experience getting ghosted. This is when all communication ceases between two parties. For salespeople, this is a common occurrence. AWS Startup Advocate Mark Mirch walks us through how to book more effective sales meetings in part 8 of the Founder Sales series.

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