The new AWS DevOps Certification: what’s it going to take?

DevOps (a combination of “development” and “operations”) is a software development methodology focusing on communication, information sharing, integration, and automation between software developers and other IT departments.

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Cloud Conversations: AWS EFS Elastic File System (Cloud NAS) First Preview Look

Amazon Web Services (AWS) recently announced (preview) new Elastic File System (EFS) providing Network File System (NFS) NAS (Network Attached Storage) capabilities for AWS Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) instances.

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How IoT is Changing Development, Testing & Software Release Processes

How does the Internet of Things (IoT) change the way we develop, test and release software? Always-on connectivity introduces a new set of risks and challenges for development and operations teams.

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Amazon launches Elastic File System file storage service for EC2 | #AWSSummit

Amazon Inc. has announced the launch of its Amazon Elastic File System (EFS,) their newest service for clients of Amazon Web Services (AWS.)

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Microsoft Containers, a Bid for Azure Developer Supremacy

Microsoft made a couple big container moves recently. The first is the introduction of Hyper-V Containers, a new hypervisor that runs containers safely on Windows Server.

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Amazon Wants to Replace the Enterprise Data Center

SAN FRANCISCO – You often hear experts talk about hybrid IT infrastructure, a combination of in-house data center resources and cloud services hosted by outside providers, as the ultimate enterprise IT setup that enables a company to leverage the benefits of cloud’s agility but retain the contr

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What’s Really Driving HPC Decisions in Oil and Gas?

Not long ago, we learned that a new Cray XC40 supercomputer would be installed in the coming months for Norwegian oil and gas processing company Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS).

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VirtualBox 5.0 Beta 1 released

Please do NOT use this VirtualBox Beta release on production machines. A VirtualBox Beta release should be considered a bleeding-edge release meant for early evaluation and testing purposes. You can download the binaries here.

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Chef Software cooks up new Chef Delivery DevOps product

ChefConf Chef Software has announced a new product for automating software deployment and the workflow of change management. Called Chef Delivery, it extends the company’s existing infrastructure automation product.

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AWS Official Blog

We launched Amazon S3 nine years ago as of last week! Since that time we have added dozens of features, expanded across the globe, and reduced the prices for storage and bandwidth multiple times.

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