28 Aug '13, 11am

Am giving a talk at @skillsmatter about how we make use of #aws

Am giving a talk at @skillsmatter about how we make use of #aws

In today’s competitive business environment, effectively leveraging large scale data analysis can be critical for business success. In this session, we will explore how customers can use AWS Big Data Services to solve complex business problems at large scale. Join us and learn more about how AWS can help your business move forward: Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3): provides the ability to ingest a virtually unlimited amount of data, and perform business transformations and analysis at scale Amazon Dynamo DB: provides a fully managed NOSQL database environment in which customers provision the required IO Rates over time, to allow for low latency data integration Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR): we will demonstrate how to use Amazon Elastic MapReduce to instantly provision as much or as little capacity as you require to perform data-intensive tasks for applications s...

Full article: http://skillsmatter.com/event/ruby-rails/think-big-data-t...

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