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Amazon Expands Chicago Tech Hub and Announces Plans to Create 400 New Tech Jobs

By Amazon News | September 16, 2019

Amazon to double its tech workforce in downtown Chicago Tomorrow, September 17th, Amazon will hold ‘Amazon Career Day’ event in Chicago for job seekers to learn more about the hundreds of open positions across Illinois—candidates can register at The company has created more than 11,000 full-time jobs


Amazon Owns Nearly Half Of The Public-Cloud Infrastructure Market Worth Over $32 Billion: Report

By Amazon News | August 2, 2019

The main key takeaway from Gartner’s latest annual report on the public-cloud computing infrastructure market, published earlier this week, is that its adoption trend is not slowing down—au contraire. According to the Stamford, Connecticut-based research firm, the worldwide infrastructure as a service


Amazon ECR now supports increased repository and image limits

By Amazon News | July 21, 2019

Amazon Elastic Container Registry (ECR) now supports increased number of repositories per region and images per repository. Previously, the default limit was 1,000 repositories per region and 1,000 images per repository, and required an extra step to increase limits. Now,

AWS RoboMaker announces support for Robot Operating System (ROS) Melodic

By Amazon News | July 14, 2019

AWS RoboMaker, a service that makes it easy to develop, simulate, and deploy intelligent robotics applications at scale, announces the support for ROS-Melodic Morenia, which is the latest long term support (LTS) release for ROS. Now with AWS RoboMaker, customers

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Walmart e-commerce is losing $1 billion as it tries to catch Amazon –

By Amazon News | July 3, 2019

Inside the conflict at Walmart that’s threatening its high-stakes race with Amazon Walmart bought to compete with Amazon, but Jet founder Marc Lore is feeling the heat as e-commerce losses surpass $1 billion. In September of 2016, Walmart made

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Amazon Introduces Counter in the U.S. – Where Customers Can Pick Up Their Package and Shop Too

By Amazon News | June 27, 2019

Available today at more than a hundred Rite Aid stores in the U.S., and growing to over 1,500 by year’s end, Counter enables quick and easy pickup of packages Over time, the Counter network will expand to thousands of other


Use IAM access advisor with AWS Organizations to set permission guardrails confidently

By Amazon News | June 23, 2019

AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) access advisor uses data analysis to help you set permission guardrails confidently by providing service last accessed information for your accounts, organizational units (OUs), and your organization managed by AWS Organizations. Permission guardrails help control


Amazon MSK is Now Integrated with AWS CloudFormation and Terraform

By Amazon News | June 16, 2019

Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka (Amazon MSK) is now integrated with AWS CloudFormation and HashiCorp Terraform which allows customers to describe and provision Amazon MSK resources using code. These services make it easy to provision and configure Amazon MSK clusters