This is interesting news today. Cloudera and Hortonworks have been symbolic of the “big data” era as two of the most successful companies built around the Hadoop open-source project, but apparently, this market isn’t big enough for the both of them. 387 more words
The second company to hit $1T market value was Amazon as its stock price reached past $2050.50 this morning. What an amazing journey this company had in only 23 years of life, younger than Apple, which hit its Trillion $ valuation a month back. 463 more words
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I thought I would start off with something that has helped me tremendously when designing public cloud environments. The most common question I face in customer meetings and workshops is “What is the difference between Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure?” 22 more words
I was discussing AWS VPC networking and how network traffic come in/out to a VPC from different destinations with my team. Then later I though – lets put it on my blog – this will help others as well. 756 more words
This morning Microsoft announced the acquisition of Github for $7.5B. Why this makes immense sense? There are three main angles here: winning developers mindset and loyalty, pushing them closer to adopting Azure cloud at runtime, and a skills hookup with LinkedIn, another Microsoft acquisition from last year. 494 more words
Last Thursday, I took my Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certification exam for the Solutions Architect-Associate (CSAA – old) and Developer-Associate (DA).
YES! Two exams in 1 day and passed both ( 601 more words