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How to continuously assess the security of your AMIs

Jawad Seddar 23rd February 2018
Jawad Seddar, Cloud Systems Developer at Cloudreach, gives insight on a continuous AMI assessment process using Amazon Inspector, Lambda and CloudWatch.   Vulnerability assessments   When deploying resources in the cloud or in your datacenters, it’s always recommended to make sure they are not affected by known vulnerabilities as these can easily be leveraged to […]

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 […]

Are we about to experience a big change in the developer role?

Thomas Linck 11th December 2017
Developers are creative people that want to be mentally stimulated. With developments in Cloud Computing, the job role is changing a lot and we’re expecting code generation to have a big impact on how developers work. How will they feel about this? Developers have been creating software since the beginning of the computer age, and […]

Driving IoT forward: from Data Cars to the real-world

Neel Radhakrishnan 7th December 2017
This year at our re:Invent booth we debuted Data Cars, which adds real-time cloud backed telemetry to a Scalextric set. Data Cars streams acceleration data from IoT devices onboard the slot cars, through a local device which performs data aggregation and preprocessing, and from there into AWS where the data is analysed and visualised. In […]