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Target leaving AWS in wake of Whole Foods acquisition

In the aftermath of the Amazon acquisition of Whole Foods, finalized this week, Target is reportedly considering a move away from using Amazon Web Services for cloud and data center services. According to CNBC, Target intends to leave AWS entirely by the end of this year, moving e-commerce, mobile apps and operations away from Amazon…. Read More

AWS now available through Telehouse London data centre

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is now available through Telehouse, a leading provider of data centre services. AWS will be made available via Telehouse’s connectivity exchange, called Telehouse Cloud Link, which was launched earlier this year. Customers of Telehouse’s campus in London Docklands will be offered a secure connection to AWS, as well as Microsoft Express Route. Telehouse’s… Read More

Amazon seeks developers as new cloud project launches

Amazon is looking for software development engineers to join a new team in San Diego to work on Supply Chain Optimization Technology. The new staff will work with automated predictive systems which estimate the distribution of products to Amazon’s warehouses. The jobs have been posted on the official website this month. The company is seeking… Read More

Amazon cloud services buck trend as company profits fall

Amazon has released its second quarter earnings, with performance significantly down on expectations but massive growth in its cloud computing department. The web giant brought in $38 billion (approx. £29 billion) in the most recent quarter, slightly more than predicted by Wall Street, and around $8 billion more than in the same period last year…. Read More

Amazon patents house-scanning drone

Amazon has had a patent approved for a drone that can scan a business or residence while making a delivery, in order to create personalized recommendations based on what is found. The patent, called Trigger Agents in Video Stream from Drones, allows an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to be configured to record audio or video data… Read More