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Amazon Cloud ready for service in Asia via Singapore center

Posted in amazon, cloud-computing, cloud-infrastructure, country-singapore, hosting, region-asia on April 29th, 2010 by FrankM – Comments Off

Amazon expands its Asia cloud services to hosting center in Singapore. …

… “Asia Pacific-based businesses or global businesses with customers based in Asia can now leverage the AWS suite of infrastructure web services to build their businesses and run their applications in the cloud. Prior to today, the AWS platform has been available from datacenters in the U.S. and Europe. The first AWS Asia Pacific Region (located in Singapore) is now open and any business or software developer can sign up and get started today … ” …

Via Amazon: Asia Pacific Region Cloud Infrastructure
   

Amazon Data Center Root Cause Analysis

Posted in amazon, availability, cloud-computing, data-center, outage, power-analysis, power-delivery, redundancy, root-cause-analysis, servers on December 16th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Amazon follows through on data center outage with root cause analysis. …

… “Prior to completing the repair of this unit, a second component, used to assure redundant power paths, failed as well, resulting in a portion of the servers in that availability zone losing power. ” …

Via InformationWeek: Amazon Identifies Cause Of Outage

The Virtual Private Cloud via Amazon Web Services

Posted in amazon, cloud-computing, infrastructure, pc, virtual-data-center, virtual-private-cloud on August 27th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Extend your infrastructure using Amazon’s cloud to host specific services for your enterprise. …

… “Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) is a secure and seamless bridge between a company‚Äôs existing IT infrastructure and the AWS cloud. Amazon VPC enables enterprises to connect their existing infrastructure to a set of isolated AWS compute resources via a Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection, and to extend their existing management capabilities such as security services, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems to include their AWS resources. ” …

Via Amazon: Virtual Private Cloud