To the cloud!
by, June 7th, 2012 at 02:18 PM (795 Views)
Whew been a while since Iíve posted on here, I would like to post more on this when it comes to stuff Iíve figured out. I have switched jobs a few months ago and between all the company training, some traveling, and my guard duty I havenít had a lot of time to work on any projects to post!
Currently I am attending training for Amazon web services (AWS); I would like to thank the Timís for the excellent week of training. The knowledge and the patience you showed over the week was greatly appreciated! For those who donít know what AWS, itís a large list of cloud services (from Amazon) that keeps growing (feels like every week a new feature comes out).
Amazon Web Services
Big players like Netflix, IMDB, Foursquare, Yelp, Washington Post, and PBS, to name a few are taking advantage of this really neat technology. Here is a list of case studies of other companies that are using AWS. Case Studies
For those interested in learning about AWS here is the study material we went over:
This link contains the overview, presentation, and some exercises for those who want to get involved with Amazonís cloud service.
For those who want to dive deeper in to the cloud here is the official AWS documentation
Welcome - Amazon Relational Database Service