Developing a web application today is probably one of the best times to ever do so, at least, if you can figure out how to get your environment set up. Frameworks like Angular, Aurelia, React, and countless others are incredible tools, but there's a learning curve to make them do
If you're an average web user, chances are you've never heard of the ad exchange Rubicon Project — even though you likely interact with its services every day. The company places automated ads across more than a million websites andShow More Summary
Big-data-as-a-service provider BlueData Software Inc. has ported its EPIC software to the Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) infrastructure. The company said it’s the first BDaaS platform to support both on-premise and cloud environments using Docker containers for portability between teh two. Show More Summary
Amazon is launching a new Amazon Web Services Region today, its first in Canada, in Montreal. The AWS Canada (Central) Region will offer two Availability Zones as of its launch today, which basically means there are two separate physical data center spots separated by enough distance that a physical event affecting one should not affect the other. Show More Summary
Public cloud infrastructure provider Amazon Web Services (AWS) today announced that its new Canada region of data centers is now available for people to use. Computing, storage, database, and other services are online out of the region, which is known as Canada (Central) and located in Montreal, with two geographically separate availability zones. Back in […]
Headline News is brought to you by Glenbrook Partners. Glenbrook provides payments strategy consulting and education services to payments professionals worldwide! ON THE WEB Facebook just secured an e-money license in Ireland, paving...Show More Summary
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “BlueData, provider of the leading Big-Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) software platform, today announced the general availability of its BlueData EPIC software on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Show More Summary
For the first decade of Amazon Web Services — call it AWS 1.0 — Amazon.com Inc. devoted much of its time to proving the cloud could work. The companies that fully embraced AWS as a platform tended to be startups in technology and media,...Show More Summary
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and the country's biggest phone carrier, China Mobile, announced a partnership Wednesday to develop internet-related services as web users migrate to mobile devices.
Netflix had a big year in 2016 with a whole bunch of new shows that have created buzz all over the web. The streaming service is planning a major change for 2017 that could be a huge hit with subscribers.
Surpassing 30,000 attendees, this year’s re:Invent conference is indicative of the enterprise mandate to move to the cloud and the promise of Amazon Web Services role with the digital transformation. Organizations are slowly beginning...Show More Summary
The cloud platform will pay $1.79 billion for the acquisition.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced it has added full PostgreSQL compatibility to Amazon Aurora, the AWS database engine that combines the speed and availability of high-end commercial databases with the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of open source databases. Show More Summary
As I flew away from Amazon Web Services’ Re:Invent developer conference, my first thought was how there is far, far more going…
Apple's iCloud was hit with an hours-long downtime on Monday, leaving an unknown number of subscribers without access to account sign-in services and certain web apps normally available through iCloud.com.
A limited selection of Apple's iCloud services are experiencing a disruption, according to Apple. At the moment, the issues appear to affect both account sign-in and creation, as well as the web apps on iCloud.com. From Apple: Multiple iCloud Services - Some users are affected. Show More Summary
According to Apple’s own System Status page, it looks as though some of iCloud’s services are currently down. ‘iCloud Account and Sign In’ and ‘iCloud Web Apps’ are currently noted as being down as far back as 11 AM PDT. Our editors and readers alike have confirmed to be running into similar issues. Show More Summary
Web: Fantasy author Terry Prachett’s Discworld series has spanned over 30 years of books and short stories, and there’s no way for a newbie to know where to jump in and start. Luckily, All Timelines is a web service that will tell you, along with guides for virtually every other pop culture franchise. Read more...
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “In an expansion of its long standing relationship with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Informatica®, the world’s No. 1 provider of data management solutions, today announced that it has joined the new AWS Public Sector Partner Program. Show More Summary