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Swinburne University will offer a two year degree in cloud computing, teaching students about cloud services programming, app building, data management, and analysis. The Associate Degree of Applied Technologies – Cloud Computing is the result of a partnership with Amazon Web Series, the market leader in public cloud services, which

Enterprises overwhelmingly see value in public cloud and more than three in four are using it in some capacity. But relatively few of them have expanded cloud initiatives across the business due to fears of security, compliance and “vendor lock-in”. That’s according to a new study by technology consultancy Contino

Most Australian organisations have low levels of “data maturity”, leaving millions of dollars on the table, according to Deloitte research commissioned by Amazon. But the consultants say data will drive a new wave of digital transformations and some local organisations are reporting data maturity is already improving their bottom line.

Amazon will offer a Netflix style cloud gaming subscription service named Luna, with select titles in 4K 60fps. After years of tinkering, Amazon is making a bet on cloud gaming, revealing a new subscription service during its annual hardware event. Known as “Luna” the cloud gaming platform will initially be

Local startup Dystech is using artificial intelligence and cloud computing to lower the barriers to assessing dyslexia.  Without early detection, dyslexia can create extreme learning difficulties and often requires alternative or additional support from teachers. But it can be hard to detect at a young age and the current testing

Weta Digital, a leading New Zealand visual effects studio, today announced it is migrating the majority of its IT infrastructure to the Amazon Web Services public cloud, to support increased remote working and “ultra-scale” workflows. The studio, which designed, animated and composited characters like Gollum and the landscapes of Avatar,

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Global infrastructure as a service (IaaS) spending grew 37.3 per cent last year reaching US$44.5 billion, up from US$32.4 billion in 2018. The figures are from Gartner which also said Amazon retained the top spot position in the IaaS market in 2019, followed by Microsoft, Alibaba, Google, and Tencent. According

Goanna Solutions, a leading Indigenous Australian-owned enterprise, is collaborating with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to launch AWS re/Start in Australia. AWS re/Start is a full-time, digital skills training program that prepares unemployed, underemployed, and people in between work for careers in cloud computing, and connects them to potential employers. With

HSBC has selected AWS as a key, long-term strategic cloud provider to drive their digital transformation and deliver new and personalized banking services. As part of a multi-year, global agreement, HSBC will make AWS technology available across the bank’s lines of business, starting with customer-facing applications and application modernization in

Amazon today announced it will expand its renewable energy push with five new projects in China, the US and Australia to power its infrastructure. The global tech giant will develop a new 105 MW solar project in New South Wales, following a successful investment in a Gunnedah solar farm earlier