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How higher education learning gets moving in the cloud

January 10, 2018

Bringing traditional face-to-face courses online is possible--and one university did it with physical education.

AWS showed no signs of slowing down in 2017

December 28, 2017

AWS had a successful year by any measure. The company continued to behave like a startup with the kind of energy and momentum to invest in new areas not usually seen in an incumbent with a significant marketshare lead.

Future of live sports? How Amazon streamed NFL games to 200 countries and 600 types of devices

December 20, 2017

Signal acquisition, content ingestion, transcoding, ad insertion, playback optimization, and end-to-end monitoring probably weren’t top of mind for NFL fans who watched Thursday Night Football this season on Amazon.

AWS expands cloud training to high schoolers

December 5, 2017
AWS Educate, an initiative from Amazon Web Services to teach students cloud literacy and skills, is now available to students age 14 and up.

AWS Educate, an initiative from Amazon Web Services to teach students cloud literacy and skills, is now available to students age 14 and up.

AWS Announces Alexa for Business

November 30, 2017

New AWS service makes it easy for companies to voice-enable their offices with Alexa, giving workers an intelligent assistant. Capital One, Brooks Brothers, and WeWork among the customers using Alexa for Business. Salesforce, Concur, Polycom, RingCentral, and Splunk are among the companies with solutions that work with Alexa for Business.

Expedia Goes All-In on AWS

November 29, 2017

One of the world’s largest online travel companies moves to AWS to achieve greater resiliency, cost savings, and agility.

The Walt Disney Company Selects AWS as its Preferred Public Cloud Infrastructure Provider

November 29, 2017

The entertainment company, home to some of the most iconic and beloved brands around the globe, taps AWS to accelerate its migration to the cloud.

AWS re:Invent 2017: Gender Identity in Tech (video)

November 28,2017

How do gender identity, gender expression, and policies for LGBTQI+ employees improve inclusion in the workplace? How can tech leaders build work environments where employees can bring their whole selves to work? This panel will discuss gender identity, and strategies for managers on how to create highly functional and inclusive teams.

AWS Alexa Skill Now Available

November 27, 2017

You can now hear the latest launch announcements from AWS on your Alexa-enabled device with the AWS Alexa skill.

AWS re:Invent Product Announcements

November 2017

Review all the new features and services announced at AWS re:Invent 2017, November 27 - December 1 in Las Vegas

AWS Propels Amazon To Another Profitable Quarter

October 26, 2017

Following Amazon's Q3 earnings call, CRN reported that AWS continues to be a key driver in Amazon’s profitability. AWS showed steady 42% growth year over year and accrued big customer wins across the automotive, life sciences, and tech sectors.

Amazon's Jassy on Growth, the Cloud, Alexa, Strategy

October 11, 2017

Bloomberg's Emily Chang interviews AWS CEO  Andy Jassy at Seattle's Geekwire Summit. Topics include AWS and cloud industry growth, Alexa and government requests for data.

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