AWS Introduces a New Enterprise Workload for Public Cloud

This new enterprise workload has a series of tools that will help customers to automate the migrating process of the application to the cloud and also help to manage earlier stored applications.

GreatResponder.com AWS (Amazon Web Services) Inc., Is a subsidiary of the Amazon incorporation AWS is one of the leading provider and inventor of cloud computing based tools that makes their users free hand to prepare and deploy modern applications faster and easily.

Amazon recently announced its new cloud based product for the public cloud, its main focus to create the relaxation in the migration of the application towards the cloud and also the management of the previously stored applications.

AWS Managed Services is one of a series of the infrastructure operations that are very useful for the users and developers to manage the ongoing management, support, monitoring and security of the cloud environment. This application is jointly delivered by AWS employees and Certified AWS partners.

Gartner Vice President Lydia Leong said that the whole workloads would be distributed in two different categories, firstly tradition and secondly is cloud-native. It is also known as mode 1 and mode 2 for general understanding. This product consists of various tools that hopefully help Fortune 100 customers by automating the process of migration to the cloud and also managing the earlier placed applications. Its whole structure based on ITIL best practices for growing the IT management services.

Euan Reid from CleanReach, is a partner with the AWS in the building of this application explains: “It locks down the environment to a level simply not possible otherwise, guaranteeing that all changes and deployments are performed through a dedicated change management API, (AWS Managed Services create) a comprehensive log trail sufficient to satisfy even the toughest auditors. It’s this unprecedented level of security and control that makes Managed Services the key enterprise corporations will use to open the door to AWS.”

Here are some very important features of the newly born AWS application Change Management (It automates the approving process for any change happened on the AWS environment), Incident Management (It investigate the each occurrence in the application and resolve the errors), Provision Management (Deploy the pre-defined stacks sharply), patch management, access management, security, continuity management or backups, continuously reporting the monthly performance and also looks at the detailed logs of the environment.

AWS Managed Services are available now in the US East, West regions, Ireland, and in the Sydney region. AWS not disclosed the price of the product, customers may contact with the company to purchasing the product.

Hortonworks Inc Launches Data Cloud for AWS Platform

Horton Data Cloud with Amazon Web Service allows AWS clients to use the nimbleness and elasticity of Apache® Hadoop™ and Apache® Spark™.

hortonworks-on-awsGreatResponder.com – Hortonworks Inc, is one of the leading cloud data service provider, which creates open and connected data platforms, has announced the accessibility of Hortonworks Data Cloud or Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) on the Amazon Web Services (AWS). It enables Amazon Web Services clients to work in the fast, secure and potential environment where new workloads and analytic applications are being used.

The new cloud based service is powered by the open source community, which delivers the most popular enterprise grade capabilities of Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) with both the billing rate of per hour and per annual options available on the AWS Marketplace.

At this time, businesses are demanding for real-time decision making, growing competitive advantage, feasible and manageable costs are revealing three new primary trends in the information technology industry, that are as follows:  Cloud Computing, Big Data and Analytics and the Internet of Things. Hortonworks has a particular type of connected data architecture approach, for every trend that gives optimal footprints, elasticity, agility, cost and one most important drive real-time analytics. Using the Hortonworks Data Cloud Platform for Amazon Web Services, now companies are able to achieve the data faster and with greater flexibility that was not possible as before.

Shaun Connolly, chief strategy officer, Hortonworks, said: “We are enabling modern applications on a connected data architecture and believe customers should have a consistent data experience across the cloud and the data center, Hortonworks Data Cloud for AWS gives customers an on-demand cloud service for a prescriptive experience for the most common Hadoop, Spark and Hive use cases with community support and the flexibility of hourly and annual billing through existing AWS Marketplace accounts.”

Hortonworks Data Cloud is particularly configured and optimized to operate on Amazon Web Services for consuming the enterprise ephemeral workload. It is also designed to integrate further more AWS services such as Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3), Amazon RDS and Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2).

“Hortonworks is a true innovator when it comes to open source data platforms, which is why startups and enterprises alike depend on their solutions to deliver the analytics needed to power real-time business insights,” said Barry Russell, general manager of Global Business Development, AWS Marketplace and Catalog Services, Amazon Web Services, Inc. “AWS has many customers who want powerful open source-based applications like Hortonworks Data Cloud for AWS available in a managed software catalog, and this listing on AWS Marketplace gives them the ability to immediately purchase and deploy to start accelerating decision making right away.”

These features of new cloud services make easier the life of clients to use cloud data platform as a service with pay as you go billing model. This is the fastest kind of way to running the Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark and Apache Hive workloads in the cloud platform.

AT&T Establishes Strategic Partnership with AWS for Cloud Competitiveness

Partnership with Amazon would privileged AT&T clients to use AWS Cloud in a variety of ways, included big data, secure networking, and connect devices.

aws-and-attGreatResponder.com Telecommunication giant AT&T announced a partnership with cloud computing giant Amazon on Thursday. The terms and conditions of the deal were not disclosed to the media, but a news released from AT&T said, the company used Amazon cloud computing based web-services on their multiple devices the services including secure networking, big data and devices and more.

AT&T’s NetBond method has a crucial role in the deal with Amazon, NetBond provides a secure way using virtual private network to connect or bond with any cloud provider of your choice. The AT&T network nearly connected around 29 million devices in the world wide, and now those devices are managed and controlled by AWS Cloud IoT services.

Terry Wise, Vice President of World Wide Partner Ecosystem and Amazon Web Services, Inc, said, “Customers of all sizes are quickly migrating to the AWS Cloud to reduce their data center footprint, become more agile and take advantage of innovation in areas such as IoT, Big Data and Analytics,” “Advanced connectivity and network solutions are critical to enabling our customers to get the most out of our services. We are excited to expand our alliance with AT&T and deliver new solutions designed to enable customers to accelerate their journey to the AWS Cloud.”

This partnership will focus on three most important business areas including: Business Cloud Networking, IoT – Internet of Things, Threat Management.

Firstly, AT&T’s NetBond has been a first choice of the customers since launched, because of high speed, highly secure network connection to use AWS cloud. NetBond has a recorded of fourfold growth connections and eightfold in the traffic since last year. AT&T and AWS are now working together to enhance end to end user visibility to secure high speed network connections throughout the Internet.

Secondly, AT&T and AWS will jointly introduce AT&T – IoT, attached various sensors and devices are pre-configured to share data on the AWS Cloud securely. AWS IoT, nearly connect to all devices in the world wide. There are some tools are introduced, namely AT&T starter kit and Data plans using this, customers able to build their own solution with AWS IoT and AT&T IoT.

Thirdly, both the companies are very serious about the security threats. They will work together with multiple tools, that are very effective and faster to detect and respond more efficiently.