Category Archives: Amazon Web Services

THE CURRENT STATE OF DATA & ANALYTICS (Chapter 2.1 of “All AWS Data Analytics Services”)

2.1  THE “OLD” BUZZWORD: “BIG DATA” The term “big data” was first described in 1944 as “information explosion.” In 2001 an article published by the Meta Group, “3D Data Management: Controlling Data Volume, Velocity, and Variety“, first described what has … Continue reading

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DATA MIXOLOGY AND THE END OF DATA SILOS (Chapter 1.4 of “All AWS Data Analytic Services”)

1.4  DATA MIXOLOGY AND THE END OF DATA SILOS The role of the CIO has changed dramatically over the past decade. With rise to new roles like the Chief Digital Officer and the Chief Customer Officer, we are seeing a … Continue reading

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FASTER TIME TO ACTIONABLE INSIGHT (Chapter 1.3 in “All-AWS-Data-Analytic-Services”)

1.3  FASTER TIME TO ACTIONABLE INSIGHTS & ROI AWS resources can be instantiated in seconds, you can treat these as “disposable” resources – not hardware or software you’ve spent months deciding which to choose and spending a significant up-front expenditure … Continue reading

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KEY ENABLERS TO BIG DATA ANALYTICS FOR EVERYONE (Chapter 1.2 in “All-AWS-Data-Analytics-Services”)

1.2 KEY ENABLERS TO BIG DATA ANALYTICS FOR EVERYONE Digital transformation reshapes every aspect of a business. As digital technology continues to evolve, successful digital transformation will require careful collaboration, thoughtful planning, and the inclusion of every department. Digital transformation … Continue reading

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All of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Data Analytics Services – Table of Contents

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Data Analytics Processing Learn the comprehensive set of data and analytical services to handle every step of the analytics process chain, ideal usage patterns and anti-patterns on AWS. PURPOSE OF THIS BLOG SERIES: Data is not … Continue reading

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I Want to Create an eLearning Class on “All AWS Analytics Offerings”, So…

I Want to Create an eLearning Class on “All AWS Analytics Offerings”, but… eLearning companies seem to want more targeted Business Intelligence (BI) & Analytical topics. It makes sense to appeal to certain demographics who want to know a specific … Continue reading

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AWS re:Invent 2016 Product Announcements

The numerous product announcements made at the most amazing AWS re:Invent ever, 2016, are all over the internet. However, they’re so exciting I can’t help but do my own version. There were ~32,000 attendees this year at re:Invent. It was … Continue reading

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Amazon Web Services Financials, Magic Quadrant Facts, & How AWS Started

Of course I’m a huge fan of AWS (can you tell by the name of my blog?) Why are the numbers you’re going to see so mind-blowing? There are several reasons, & I’ll list some below (elaborating on further on … Continue reading

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Amazon Aurora’s Deep Dive: Video Chapter 2.0: Amazon Aurora’s Architecture

Hello Fellow AWS Enthusiasts! My oldest son married his girlfriend of 10 years yesterday, so it’s been a very busy week of preparation, beautiful family times, and lots of happy emotions. However, because my time has been diverted, my Amazon … Continue reading

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First Time I’m in “AWS Week in Review”!

This is such an honor for me! https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/aws-week-in-review-september-19-2016/ #gottaluvAWS!

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