Tag Archives: AWS

Guinness World Records bets on Office 365 and AWS to boost business expansion

The Guinness Book of World Records is a verified publishing phenomenon, having sold 141 million copies over its 62-year history, and three million of those in 2017 alone. Each year, the book contains thousands of entries, charting the record-breaking feats and achievements of the human race and the wider natural world, all pulled together… Read More »

Barclays banks on DevOps to support ‘all-in’ move to AWS public cloud

Barclays Bank has revealed it is two years into a digital transformation project that will see it shut datacentres and go all-in on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) public cloud. Speaking at the DevOps Enterprise Summit in London, Nick Funnell, development practice lead in Barclays’ chief technology officer application hosting division, said the project is part… Read More »

Complex pricing hinders enterprise assessment of AWS, Google and Microsoft cloud IoT hubs

Complex pricing is making it impossible for enterprise IT departments to manually compare the cost of using Amazon, Microsoft and Google’s cloud-based internet of things (IoT) platforms, claims 451 Research. Owen Rogers, director of the market watcher’s Digital Economics Unit, said the lack of consistency and clarity in how the big three cloud firms… Read More »

NHS Business Services Authority trials AWS chatbot tech to field customer calls in contact centre

The NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) has said introducing a cloud-based chatbot to its customer contact centres contributed to a reduction in call response times and an increase in staff morale. The organisation oversees the delivery of primary care dental and prescription services to UK citizens, and is also responsible for providing the NHS… Read More »

AWS commits to improving cloud skills of 100,000 people in Europe during 2018

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has committed to training up 100,000 people across Europe in cloud during 2018 to help lower the barriers to digital transformation for public sector and commercial enterprises. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers. You… Read More »