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  • Amazon EMR now supports encrypting log files using Customer-managed CMKs in AWS Key Management Service (KMS) 9. juli 2020
    Amazon EMR now supports encrypting log files using Customer-managed Customer master keys (CMKs) stored in AWS Key Management Service (KMS). Amazon EMR automatically upload log files to Amazon S3 when logging and debugging is enabled With this new feature, you can associate Customer managed CMKs in AWS KMS when launching a cluster. Amazon EMR will […]
  • Amazon EMR now supports Managed Scaling – automatically resizing clusters to lower cost 8. juli 2020
    Amazon EMR now supports Managed Scaling, a new feature that automatically resizes your EMR cluster for best performance at the lowest possible cost, without the need to specify scaling policies. You can reduce up to 60% cost compared with fixed-size clusters by setting the minimum and maximum compute resource limits for a cluster. 
  • Announcing AWS PrivateLink Support for Amazon Kendra 8. juli 2020
    Amazon Kendra is a highly accurate and easy to use enterprise search service powered by machine learning. Starting today, AWS customers can use AWS PrivateLink to access Amazon Kendra from their Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) without using public IPs or requiring the traffic to traverse the Internet. AWS PrivateLink provides secure connectivity between […]
  • AWS Firewall Manager launches managed rules to audit VPC security groups 8. juli 2020
    AWS Firewall Manager has introduced new pre-configured rules to help customers audit their VPC security groups and get detailed reports of non-compliance from a central administrator account. This feature makes it easier for customers to centrally audit their security groups using pre-configured rules they can readily enable out of box across their accounts and resources, […]
  • Amazon EC2 now supports tagging EC2 Spot Instance requests 8. juli 2020
    Amazon EC2 Spot Instances let you take advantage of unused Amazon EC2 capacity. Spot Instances are available at up to a 90% discount compared to On-Demand prices. You can use Spot Instances for various stateless, fault-tolerant, or flexible applications such as big data, containerized workloads, CI/CD, web servers, high-performance computing (HPC), and other test & […]
  • AWS Direct Connect launches first location in Israel 8. juli 2020
    AWS Direct Connect is now live at MedOne in Haifa, Israel. This is the first AWS Direct Connect location in Israel. Customers in Israel can now locally establish a dedicated network connection from their on-premises to AWS. Using AWS Direct Connect, you can establish private connectivity between AWS and your datacenter, office, or colocation environment, […]
  • AWS announces the Migration Acceleration Program for Storage 8. juli 2020
    AWS now offers the Migration Acceleration Program (MAP) for Storage. MAP for Storage provides services, best practices, and tools to help our customers save costs, accelerate their migrations, and modernize their storage workloads on AWS.
  • AWS Marketplace now offers integrated third-party software solutions for AWS Control Tower 7. juli 2020
    Starting today, AWS Marketplace offers integrated third-party software solutions for AWS Control Tower. Built by independent software vendors, these solutions help solve infrastructure and operational use cases such as security for a multi-account environment, with tools including centralized networking, operational intelligence, and Security and Information Event Management (SIEM). 
  • AWS Marketplace AMIs now supported with Spot Instances in the EC2 Launch Instance Wizard 7. juli 2020
    Starting today, AWS customers can enable Spot Instances for AWS Marketplace Amazon Machine Image (AMI) products while launching new instances through the EC2 console Launch Instance Wizard (LIW). With this launch, you can reduce costs on the EC2 instances you need to run your third-party software on AWS. Spot Instances enable you to request unused […]
  • Amazon Forecast now supports generating predictions for 10X more items 7. juli 2020
    Amazon Forecast is a fully managed service that uses machine learning (ML) to generate accurate forecasts without requiring any prior ML experience. Amazon Forecast can be used in a wide variety of use cases, including product demand forecasting, inventory planning, workforce planning and cloud infrastructure usage forecasting.

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  • Last month today: June in Google Cloud 8. juli 2020
    In June, we welcomed summer in the northern hemisphere, and we heard stories of struggle, protest, and perseverance. Our most-read stories reflected these realities, with many people still working and learning remotely.Growing cloud infrastructure, virtually and physicallyGoogle Kubernetes Engine (GKE) clusters will soon be able to scale past the current limits, up to 15,000 nodes, […]
  • How Argos is using Google Maps Platform to give customers what they want, wherever they are 8. juli 2020
    Editor’s note:Today's post comes from Rob Sargent, Senior Digital Product Lead at Argos, one of the UK’s largest retailers, and a company on a mission to offer outstanding convenience, choice, and value, both online and in its stores.At Argos, we sell more than 89,000 products from washing machines to games consoles to clothing, so we […]
  • How Synchrony brought 6,000 employees home with Chromebooks and Citrix 8. juli 2020
    Editor’s note: Today’s post is by Gregory Simpson, Chief Technology Officer for Synchrony, a financial services and consumer banking company. Like many businesses around the world, Synchrony recently had to move to a remote-work model. To help contact center teams to work from home, Synchrony is using Chrome Enterprise and Chromebooks. Greg share’s his vision […]
  • Introducing Active Assist: Reduce complexity, maximize your cloud ROI 8. juli 2020
    There’s huge value to running in the cloud. That’s why we continue to see cloud adoption grow year over year. But running more applications in the cloud means more systems to manage—and more complexity. In fact, nearly half of C-level executives cited complexity as the factor that will have the most negative impact on cloud […]
  • Ask questions to BigQuery and get instant answers through Data QnA 8. juli 2020
    Today, we’re announcing Data QnA, a natural language interface for analytics on BigQuery data, now in private alpha. Data QnA helps enable your business users to get answers to their analytical queries through natural language questions, without burdening business intelligence (BI) teams. This means that a business user like a sales manager can simply ask […]
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise GreenLake for Anthos now generally available 8. juli 2020
    Today, we’re excited to announce the next step in our partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE): the general availability of HPE GreenLake for Anthos.  As you look to move to hybrid cloud at your own pace and on your own terms, HPE GreenLake for Anthos enables you to seamlessly build, run, and manage services on […]
  • Enhancing multi-cloud data governance on Google Cloud 7. juli 2020
    Data governance is an essential part of managing your cloud infrastructure, particularly if you’re taking advantage of multiple cloud providers. In many industries, you need to show where data has been stored, and how it’s been used, to meet regulations. In addition, using access controls and other data governance tools helps ensure that only those […]
  • New research on how Google Cloud certifications are transforming careers and businesses 7. juli 2020
    Getting the most from cloud technologies means organizations need the right talent with the right combination of skills. However, 86 percent of IT leaders report that the shortage of cloud computing skills will slow down their 2020 cloud projects. To find the cloud skills they need, companies are increasingly turning to industry-recognized certifications: 93 percent […]
  • New Compute Engine A2 VMs—first NVIDIA Ampere A100 GPUs in the cloud 7. juli 2020
    Machine learning and HPC applications can never get too much compute performance at a good price. Today, we’re excited to introduce the Accelerator-Optimized VM (A2) family on Google Compute Engine, based on the NVIDIA Ampere A100 Tensor Core GPU. With up to 16 GPUs in a single VM, A2 VMs are the first A100-based offering […]
  • Admin Essentials: Publishing custom extensions for the enterprise 7. juli 2020
    IT administrators often need to manage extensions to protect and enable their employees who use Chrome. I’ve written about the different methods of managing third-party extensions, but sometimes enterprises want to create their own custom extensions, so they can meet the exact needs of their users. Once the extension is created, the question becomes: How do […]

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