The importance of data centres for New Zealand organisations

Regional based infrastructure will allow customers to run workloads and store data in New Zealand. Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced plans to open an infrastructure region in Aotearoa New Zealand in 2024. The new AWS Asia Pacific (Auckland) Region will consist of three Availability Zones (AZs) and join the existing 81…

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Sun Life transforms its digital services 

Strengthens its digital leadership team in Asia. Sun Life became the first company in Canada to launch an immersive cloud skills training program, which is now available to Sun Life employees. Dubbed “Catalysts for Cloud” and using the AWS Skills Guild, a comprehensive skills enablement program to build cloud fluency,…

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Ferrari powers innovation on the road and track

Leveraging AWS machine learning, analytics, and compute capabilities to accelerate innovation. Ferrari S.p.A. will accelerate the pace of innovation across the entire organisation, including their road cars department, GT Competitions, the Ferrari Challenge, and the Scuderia Ferrari FORMULA 1 (F1) team. Ferrari chose AWS as its provider, to streamline design…

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RMIT set to implement a dedicated cloud supercomputing facility

AWS to boost research capabilities. RMIT is set to become one of the first Australian university to implement a dedicated cloud supercomputing facility on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to drive digital innovation in research and education at scale. RMIT’s cloud supercomputing facility is designed to help more researchers and students…

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Singtel and Optus expand 5G ecosystems

Enabling 5G solutions like robotics, drones, autonomous vehicles and artificial intelligence to operate at ultra-low latency. Singtel and Optus will expand their 5G ecosystems by enabling enterprises and start-ups to develop low latency 5G solutions on their Multi-access Edge Compute (MEC) infrastructures. The MEC, leveraging the Amazon Web Services (AWS)…

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Japan gets a second region from AWS

Organisations across Japan have been moving their mission-critical workloads to the Cloud. The Japanese government’s adoption “cloud-by-default” principle and basic policy prioritising the use of cloud services, coincides with the launch of a second full region in Japan by AWS. The AWS Asia Pacific (Osaka) Region will expand the existing AWS Osaka…

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Telstra partners with Amazon to bring Cloud services to Australia

Telco provider intends to explore a range of AWS’s edge compute solutions. Telstra and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have partnered up to develop differentiated multi-access edge computing solutions that will bring cloud services closer to Australian customers and their devices while delivering game changing speed and flexibility. The telco provider…

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