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AWS re:Invent 2023

Implementing end-to-end compliance on AWS, featuring BMW

Dr. Jens Kohl, head of offboard architecture at BMW Group, takes the stage at AWS re:Invent 2023 to talk about the company’s obsession with delivering premium experiences for customers. The automotive leader’s 450 DevOps teams around the globe are constantly working to deliver the best in in-car innovation. Maintaining security and compliance at this scale relies on an integrated range of tools. In this deep dive, we find out how BMW Group uses services such as AWS Config, AWS Security Hub, and AWS Systems Manager to automate controls and quickly remediate issues for end-to-end compliance.

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Our fleet of 20 million vehicles creates 12 billion requests a day. That’s 140,000 in that second I just spoke. These 12 billion requests are processed by a thousand microservices. And all in all we generate traffic of 110 terabytes a day. We’re proud that we have a reliability of 99.95 percent.”

Dr. Jens Kohl
Head of Offboard Architecture, BMW Group

AWS Services Used

AWS Config

AWS Config continually assesses, audits, and evaluates the configurations and relationships of your resources on AWS, on premises, and on other clouds.

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AWS Security Hub

AWS Security Hub automates security best practice checks, aggregates security alerts into a single place and format, and understands your overall security posture across all of your AWS accounts.

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AWS Control Tower

Use AWS Control Tower to set up and operate your multi-account AWS environment with prescriptive controls designed to accelerate your cloud journey.

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