This past year has been an interesting one for Amazon Web Services (AWS). The cloud juggernaut continues to lead the pack in the competition to be the most dominant cloud provider. Yet as the number of competitors for the title diminishes, Amazon’s dominance has started to be tested. According to the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant … Read more

Cloud Computing in 2018 and Predictions for the Future of Cloud

As 2019 approaches, it’s time to make predictions and “guess-timates” for the coming year. But first, I wanted to look back at my trends and predictions article for 2018 to see whether I could give Nostradamus a run for his money. Did my predictions for the future confidently announced one year ago come true? Read on to … Read more

Four Ways To Protect Your AWS Account

There was an incident in the UK recently where an employee became very disgruntled after he was fired. He logged into the company AWS account with credentials stolen from a coworker and proceeded to completely trash the company AWS environment by terminating critical EC2 instances. After many months, the former employee was tracked down, charged … Read more