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Amazon Web Services provides on-demand cloud computing platforms to individuals, companies and governments. Cloudreach have great knowledge and experience with AWS, as a AWS Premier Partner in both Europe and North America. Get insight from some of our experts on the platform.

Cloudreach .create(v=4.0) Hackathon winner: NoComprehend

Alberto Alvarez 5th January 2018
It’s always great when .create() time comes around. We especially liked this edition as we could play with some of the services recently announced at AWS re:Invent 2017. NoComprehend is a Slack chatbot that uses a natural language processing (NLP) backend provided by Amazon Comprehend to identify keywords in Slack messages and populates a phrasal […]

FPGAs and the Future of Parallelized Computation in the Cloud

James Muldoon 20th December 2017
Abstract: Field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) are a type of mutable hardware that can be reprogrammed and repurposed. This allows for quicker development time, time to market, and turnaround for hardware developers working on application-specific integrated circuits (ASICs). “The nonrecurring engineering (NRE) expense of custom ASIC design far exceeds that of FPGA-based hardware solutions”, especially […]

Secret Store Lambda for CloudFormation templates

Giulio Calzolari 2nd November 2017
One topic very important in the AWS ecosystem is how to share secrets and parameters between applications. Popular tools such as Vault and Consul are oriented towards large enterprises with multiple levels of security. There are also other proprietary KMS systems which often require connectivity back to on premise locations. Another alternative may be a […]