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Elastic MapReduce 4.0.0 Released

Elastic MapReduce 4.0.0 Released

Amazon Elastic MapReduce, an AWS service that lets you easily process vast amounts of data over scalable EC2 instances, has previously released a slew of updates that include S3 encryption support, consistent view of EMRFS, and enhanced CloudWatch metrics. Now, EMR has released version 4.0.0, which carries more major enhancements: Apache Hadoop version 2.6.0 – this includes improvement to functionality, […]

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Simple AD and CloudWatch Action Updates

Simple AD and CloudWatch Action Updates

Join Linux Instance on Simple AD AWS has made it easy for administrators managing several EC2 Linux instances. They may now join these to AWS Directory Service Simple AD directory and manage user credentials with the standard Simple AD tools and even add directory groups. In order to use this feature, note that you must have the AWS Directory Service […]

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AWS News – EC2 Container Service and DynamoDB Updates

AWS News – EC2 Container Service and DynamoDB Updates

EC2 Container Service AWS launched the EC2 Container Service in the third quarter of 2014, and as with the rest of AWS’s services it just keeps getting better. Below is a year-to-date recap of several enhancements that AWS developers have generated for EC2 Container Service, based on feedback and requests from clients. Docker support enhancements – As of February of this […]

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AWS Introduces Metrics for Amazon WorkSpaces  

AWS Introduces Metrics for Amazon WorkSpaces   

AWS has recently announced that Amazon WorkSpaces has been deployed at scale for medium to large enterprises. Amazon Workspaces creates virtual desktop computing for everyone to access the files they using their preferred device, whether it be laptops or mobile devices. Johnson & Johnson has employed Amazon Workspaces and their experience has been documented in the presentation below. To complement WorkSpaces, AWS […]

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Cloud Storage and Australia Data Privacy Laws  

Cloud Storage and Australia Data Privacy Laws   

As cloud services grow in popularity in Australia, it is imperative for cloud users to know exactly what laws govern the handling of private personal data when it comes to cloud storage. Australia possesses an enormous amount of federal, state and territory laws, as well as industry standards and judicial resolutions, which are too many to cover here. However, the most […]

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Understanding AWS EC2 Pricing

Understanding AWS EC2 Pricing

At first glance, the Amazon EC2 pricing model may look extremely complicated, but this post should make things as clear and as simple as possible. Excluding the free tier, the AWS pricing system is typically a sum of the following configurations: machine type, data transfer, block storage, additional software, and finally, optional services. Firstly, you will want to decide how machines (called […]

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 Estimate Costs with the AWS Pricing Calculator  

 Estimate Costs with the AWS Pricing Calculator   

As mentioned in previous posts, AWS EC2 allows you replace capital expenditure with operational expenses. To that effect, came up with a calculator to let you predict your monthly cost, based on your input. You can also use it to predict what will happen in case of the best and worst scenarios, whether you need more or less computing capacity due […]

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Amazon Hosting vs. On-site hosting

Amazon Hosting vs. On-site hosting

Cost is always a high-priority concern for enterprises thinking of using cloud computing. Amazon Web Services understands this and has devised a simple means of projecting how much you can save by adopting their cloud services. How AWS Cloud Costing Works It’s a given that companies have to spend up front for infrastructure. The difficult part is estimating just how much […]

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How Secure are Amazon Cloud Services?  

How Secure are Amazon Cloud Services?   

When questioned about their biggest concern when it comes to cloud technology, most enterprises answered “security“. Security is foundational to Amazon Web Services: without the ability to protect customer data, AWS would not have a business. Here is how AWS maintains the security of more than 1 million active customers. Security Compliance AWS maintains a world-class level of security by complying with a wide […]

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What is the Cloud Useful For?  

What is the Cloud Useful For?   

If you’re a business owner thinking of adopting the cloud for your enterprise, you’ll be interested in what exactly it can do. Here are just some of the benefits that thousands of enterprises have reaped from cloud computing. Storage and Disaster Recovery IDC surveys have shown that apart from their usual physical backup, 65% of companies use cloud-based storage for […]

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