Category Archives: AWS

Immerse yourself in AWS

The Cloud is becoming ever more central to all parts of higher and further education from central IT to research, teaching and learning. Amazon recognises that help is needed to find your most appropriate route through what can be a maze. AWS immersion days will show you best practices for deploying applications, optimising performance, monitoring cloud … Read more

What does data egress mean for higher education?

Researchers are beginning to rely on cloud computing to help them drive through breakthrough science projects and they need to be able to feel confident about how much this is going to cost. Amazon recognizes this and last March they offered a discount for qualified researchers when they are downloading or sharing data. Amazon have … Read more

AWS Summits

Cloud adoption and development is moving rapidly and radically changing how we ‘do’ IT. It’s important to keep at the cutting edge of what is going on; catching up takes a lot of time, effort and expense. This AWS summit is not targeted at an educational audience but it will be the ideal place to … Read more

AWS makes cloud and HPC budgeting more predictable for scientists

The pace of research is no longer limited by the availability of computing resources. Creative Commons attribution information Researchers are beginning to rely on cloud computing to drive breakthrough science at breakneck speeds and Amazon Web Services (AWS) wants to fuel the pace of new discoveries by making it possible for all scientists to have their very … Read more