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May 11, 2017

Serverless Computing in 2017: The Future is Now

While serverless computing is a newer disruptive concept, it's still in its infancy. Software teams appear to be moving away from directly managing hardware in data centers. While serverless computing is a growing movement, it may take some time to mature and be widely embraced. At its core, serverless computing allows your application to still run on servers, but all the server management is taken care of. Serverless computing allows those software teams to stop thinking about the hardware completely…
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December 8, 2016

AWS re:Invent 2016 Announcements and Highlights

Miss the Conference? We've got the lowdown. The recent AWS re:Invent Conference 2016 was an exciting one. Many new features were unveiled, making it an event not to be missed. However, not everyone can make it there; so lucky for you, we've got a great rundown of the new features and highlights. Below are the added features and services, included in each category of AWS products. Analytics Amazon Athena - an interactive, pay-per-use query service Amazon EMR -  feature allowing use of…
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April 13, 2016

Building Applications for the Cloud First Genre

With every industry, there are best practices and a general “way of doing things.” Cloud architecture and the development of applications to be hosted on the cloud are no different. For building new applications for cloud, there are certain fundamental principles that have to be followed, as well. Over a period of time and after several iterations, the cloud application architecture standards, although not formalized, are being adopted by application architects and developers, as the go-to standard. For customers who…
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