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How AWS will own you through serverless computing

Billions of dollars invested in servers and software for serverless computing have given AWS 70 percent of the market—and the platform on which enterprise applications run

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Database decisions: AWS has changed the game for IT

Enterprises are figuring out that they likely need different database engines to power different parts of their applications. AWS has figured that out, too

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Serverless in the cloud: AWS vs. Google Cloud vs. Microsoft Azure

With AWS Lambda, Google Cloud Functions, and Microsoft Azure Functions, a little bit of business logic can go a very long way

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AWS Lambda tutorial: Get started with serverless computing

12 steps to building an application in the Amazon cloud, without breaking a sweat or a budget

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QF2 for AWS: High-performance file storage for the cloud

Qumulo File Fabric is a modern, highly scalable file storage system that spans the data center and the public cloud

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Oracle’s cloud bravado masks its database despair

Oracle is a fantastic database for yesteryear’s enterprise applications, but is a poor fit for modern, big data applications

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What’s new in AWS Lambda: Go and .Net Core support

The Google and Microsoft languages join Java, Python, JavaScript Node.js, and C# on the serverless computing platform

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AWS cloud services guide: The right tools for the job

Here are the most common uses for the cloud and which Amazon Web Services components you need for them

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Why Microsoft’s Cosmos DB may displace AWS’s cloud databases

Cosmos DB’s all-in-one-approach seems to be what developers really want, rather than an array of specific tools like AWS DynamoDB, Redshift, and Aurora

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Colleges don’t teach cloud skills, so AWS will do it in high school

Amazon is expanding AWS Educate to high school students. Will enterprises benefit from this “get them while they are young” approach?

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AWS’s Kubernetes support is a step in the right direction

Most cloud providers try to differentiate themselves through proprietary features—the opposite of what enterprises want them to do

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AWS and Azure dominate the cloud. Neither should win

Enterprises must ensure they don’t end up subservient to just one cloud provider by focusing on needs before ecosystem

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Open source innovation is now all about vendor on-ramps

AWS, Microsoft, and Google are all racing to figure out how to turn their innovations into open source on-ramps to their proprietary services

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AWS streamlines cloud services for JavaScript developers

Amplify library provides declarative way to work with cloud services, rather than through service contracts

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Cloud pricing comparison: AWS vs. Microsoft Azure vs. Google Cloud vs. IBM Cloud

Microsoft Azure generally has the lowest on-demand and discounted instance pricing, while AWS runs in the middle of the pack

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It’s come down to AWS vs. Microsoft Azure—too bad

The market consolidation will cause many enterprises to miss out on good technologies from smaller providers like Google Cloud Platform. That’d be a shame

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3 emerging cloud technologies for enterprise

Most enterprises manage more than 10,000—and that’s with only 20 percent of their workloads in the cloud. New cloud tech is emerging to help

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The critics are wrong about AWS’s open source approach

Open source contributions aren’t selfless charity but a virtuous intersection of corporate, user, and community benefit. Which is how AWS approaches open source

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