ParkMyCloud Releases ‘Parking’ to Automate AWS RDS Cost Savings

ParkMyCloud, a SaaS platform that helps enterprises optimize their public cloud spend by automatically reducing resource waste, now offers ‘parking’ for Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) Relational Database Service (RDS) instances. With parking, users can automatically put resources on on/off schedules, so they only pay for the hours they’re actually using. This parking feature is fully integrated with AWS’s recently launched RDS start/stop … [Read more...]

MongoDB Atlas Extends Availability Beyond AWS Cloud to include Google Cloud Platform and Microsoft Azure

MongoDB, a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) company that secured $150 million in financing a couple of years ago, has announced that its cloud Database-as-a-Service solution, MongoDB Atlas, is now available to users all over the world on the top three public cloud platforms. Launched in June of last year, MongoDB Atlas has seen significant growth and already has thousands of active users, including industry leaders such as eHarmony and Thermo … [Read more...]

Wipro Achieves AWS Cloud Service Delivery Status for AWS Service Catalog

Wipro, a global information technology company with a dedicated workforce of over 170,000, serving clients across six continents, has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) Service Delivery status for AWS Service Catalog. With this status, Wipro’s capabilities would help clients build the AWS Service Catalog to enable self-service discovery, maintain controls and centrally manage their enterprise cloud services. AWS Service Catalog helps … [Read more...]

Tripwire Launches Its Cloud Management Assessor to Help Organizations Monitor AWS Cloud Environments for Security Risks

Global provider of security and compliance solutions, Tripwire, has announced the release of Tripwire Cloud Management Assessor - an extension of its flagship Tripwire Enterprise solution. By allowing users to scan and assess their Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) environments, Tripwire’s Cloud Management Assessor would help strengthen cybersecurity and maintain compliance. Tripwire’s Cloud Management Assessor helps Tripwire Enterprise … [Read more...]

WP Engine Expands Its Global WordPress Hosting Footprint With New AWS Cloud Data Centers In Canada

WordPress hosting company WP Engine is expanding its global footprint with new Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) data center availability across North America for its 60,000+ customers. Building on availability in the U.S, Australia, U.K. and Ireland, WP Engine customers on ‘WP Engine Enterprise Cluster’ plans can now select the local Canadian data center. Selecting a domestic data center can reduce latency for local site visitors, improve SEO … [Read more...]

AWS Direct Connect Now Available in Cologix’s Data Center in Columbus

Customers in the Midwest planning to build hybrid cloud deployments with Amazon's Web Services (AWS) cloud just found an easier route to do so via Cologix's data center in Columbus, Ohio. With AWS Direct Connect now available at the Cologix data center in Columbus, customers can connect their infrastructure via a secured and private connection to the AWS Cloud. The Columbus deployment of AWS Direct Connect with Cologix would provide customers … [Read more...]

iTMethods Expands Its Productized Offerings Around AWS Cloud, Renews Status as AWS Managed Service Provider

iTMethods, a Canadian AWS specialist offering a suite of cloud subscription and SaaS offerings, has added more value for its customers by expanding their productized offerings around AWS Cloud, “each solving a specialized problem faced by organizations of all sizes that are motivated by innovation.” iTMethods has also renewed their status as an Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) Managed Service Provider. “We are ecstatic to be recognized as an … [Read more...]

Fortune 500 Company GameStop Migrates Its Domestic Retail Data Center Operation to AWS Cloud

GameStop (NYSE: GME), a global, multichannel video game, consumer electronics and wireless services retailer with its headquarters in Grapevine, Texas, has reported the successful migration of its domestic retail data center operation to Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud). GameStop enlisted the help of Pariveda Solutions, an AWS Partner Network (APN) Premier Consulting Partner, to architect and lead the data center migration. GameStop made the … [Read more...]

Rackspace Expands Its Managed Services, Adds Portfolio of Professional Services for AWS Cloud

Rackspace has expanded its managed service offerings for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud to include a portfolio of Professional Services. Rackspace’s ‘Fanatical Support for AWS Professional Services’ are tailored to support customers who are new to, or growing on, AWS Cloud and need deep, customized expertise to help enable their AWS Cloud journey in key areas such as architectural design, migrations, cloud automation and DevOps. This new … [Read more...]

QTS Achieves AWS Advanced Consulting Partner Status

Global data center, cloud and managed hosting services provider, QTS, is one of the few companies to achieve the AWS Advanced Consulting Partner status. As an AWS Advanced Consulting Partner, QTS has met rigorous certification requirements necessary to provide expert management of customers' AWS cloud solutions.    AWS Consulting Partners are professional and IT services firms that help customers of all sizes design, architect, build, migrate … [Read more...]