November 2020

re:Invent 2020 Liveblog: Andy Jassy Keynote

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by Jeff Barr | on 27 NOV 2020 | in Announcements, AWS re:Invent, Launch, News | Permalink | |  Share I’m always ready to try something new! This year, I am going to liveblog Andy Jassy‘s AWS re:Invent keynote address, which takes place from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, December 1 (PST). I’ll be updating this post every couple of minutes as I watch Andy’s address from the… Read More »re:Invent 2020 Liveblog: Andy Jassy Keynote

Bitglass report shows continued disparity between words and actions for cloud security

When all is said and done, there is often a lot more said than done – and this is certainly the case with cloud security. Organisations continue to see it as a key challenge, but what is actually being done to protect environments? The latest cloud security report from Bitglass continues that theme. The report,… Read more » The post Bitglass report shows continued disparity between words and actions for… Read More »Bitglass report shows continued disparity between words and actions for cloud security

Top 13 Best App Development Software in 2021

Apps are everywhere. From booking cabs to buying things, we have an app ready to serve us. And this trend is here to stay. The global IT expenditure on enterprise software is expected to be a whopping 492 billion dollars– a growth of 7.2% from the last year. It is the fastest-growing segment in the IT industry. Thus, to assist you leverage this opportunity, Space-O Technologies has come up with… Read More »Top 13 Best App Development Software in 2021

Why you should look at a global footprint for your cloud: A 10-point guide

With the increased awareness around cloud solutions, most organisations immediately think about reducing cost and shortening time-to-market. As more ideas around cloud are discussed, other criteria like performance, security, compliance, workload segmentation, and how to integrate the cloud become more relevant to an existing environment. The profile of a global cloud footprint; however, is an… Read more » The post Why you should look at a global footprint for your… Read More »Why you should look at a global footprint for your cloud: A 10-point guide

SD Times news digest: GitLab 13.6 released, JetBrains DataGrip 2020.3 released, Amazon Managed Workflows available on Apache Airflow

GitLab 13.6 includes Auto-Deploy to Amazon EC2 using Auto DevOps without using Kubernetes, and a usage trends dashboard.  With the code quality severity included within the merge request and the Full Code Quality Report, users can now quickly determine which code quality violations are critical to resolve before merging.   Updates to the Project Security Dashboard include the results of the latest run pipeline security scan and also a dynamic vulnerability… Read More »SD Times news digest: GitLab 13.6 released, JetBrains DataGrip 2020.3 released, Amazon Managed Workflows available on Apache Airflow

SD Times Open-Source Project of the Week: etcd

This week’s highlighted open-source project is etcd, which is a key-value store that provides a reliable way to store data needing to be accessed by a distributed system.  Key features of the project include its simple interface, key-value storage, the ability to watch specific keys or directories for changes, optional SSL client certificate authentication, optional TTLs for keys expiration, and distribution via the Raft protocol.  The project recently graduated from… Read More »SD Times Open-Source Project of the Week: etcd

AWS secures Zalando and Mercado Libre customer wins in eCommerce play

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has secured two customer wins in the field of eCommerce, in the shape of fashion platform Zalando and Latin American online commerce and payments provider Mercado Libre. Zalando has chosen AWS as its preferred cloud provider and cited machine learning (ML) as the key use case. The company will use ML… Read more » The post AWS secures Zalando and Mercado Libre customer wins in eCommerce… Read More »AWS secures Zalando and Mercado Libre customer wins in eCommerce play

How to Create a Location Based App? (Complete Guide)

Today, our phones have become the doors to connect with a convenient and comfortable world. With the simple discovery of location-based apps, you not only connect, but also find ways to reach your destinations. According to the report of Research and Markets, the global location-based service market was valued at USD 36.2 billion in 2019, and it is expected to reach USD 126.4 billion by 2025. You will be shocked… Read More »How to Create a Location Based App? (Complete Guide)

New – Attribute-Based Access Control with AWS Single Sign-On

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by Sébastien Stormacq | on 24 NOV 2020 | in AWS Single Sign-On (SSO), Identity, Launch, News, Security, Identity, & Compliance | Permalink | |  Share Starting today, you can pass user attributes in the AWS session when your workforce sign-in into the cloud using AWS Single Sign-On. This gives you the centralized account access management of AWS Single Sign-On and ABAC, with the flexibility to use AWS SSO, Active… Read More »New – Attribute-Based Access Control with AWS Single Sign-On

Introducing Amazon Managed Workflows for Apache Airflow (MWAA)

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by Danilo Poccia | on 24 NOV 2020 | in Amazon Managed Workflows for Apache Airflow (Amazon MWAA), Announcements, Application Integration, Launch, News | Permalink | |  Share As the volume and complexity of your data processing pipelines increase, you can simplify the overall process by decomposing it into a series of smaller tasks and coordinate the execution of these tasks as part of a workflow. To do so, many… Read More »Introducing Amazon Managed Workflows for Apache Airflow (MWAA)