4 Takeaways from AWS re:Invent 2016

AWS re:Invent 2016

AWS re:Invent 2016: 4 Takeaways Looking back on AWS re:Invent 2016, we have a great wrap up of the many announcements made during the show. Check out Alex’s great posts for all the details. Even if you weren’t able […]

What is Amazon Athena? The new game changer for big data

What is Amazon Athena: a complete overview

What is Amazon Athena: the 2016 edition of AWS re:Invent was an exciting week of announcements from Andy Jassy and Werner Vogels on pricing reductions, killer features, and plenty of new services. The Cloud Academy team tried to catch […]

re:Invent 2016: What’s new about AWS Lambda?

Amazon Lamda

re:Invent news about AWS Lambda: we have already listed most of the AWS updates announced during the first and second keynote in Las Vegas. In this article, I’d like to focus on AWS Lambda. The […]

AWS re:Invent 2016: The Werner Vogels Keynote

Werner Vogels Keynote

My expectations for Werner Vogels’ keynote today were very high, and I have to admit, I was not disappointed. The keyword for Werner’s presentation was transformation. AWS is transforming the IT industry, not only technology-wise but also […]

Amazon Rekognition – Image analysis as a Service

Amazon Rekognition

Amazon Rekognition the new Image Analysis tool powered by Deep Learning Amazon itself has been powered by Machine Learning technologies for almost two decades. AWS recently started releasing part of that powerful technology as a […]

AWS re:Invent 2016 keynote

AWS re:Invent 2016 Keynote

AWS re:Invent 2016 keynote: Andy Jassy announced more than 10 new services in less than 2 hours! The first AWS re:Invent 2016 keynote here at was an endless series of exciting announcements. Andy Jassy kept astonishing […]

AWS re:Invent 2016: Day one recap


AWS re:Invent 2016 is officially under way! James Hamilton, AWS VP & Distinguished Engineer, led the preliminary re:Invent keynote and 6 new product features and improvements were announced. Two more keynotes are scheduled for later […]

What’s next for Hands-on Labs at Cloud Academy


It’s a pleasure for me to come back to our blog while I am traveling to the most important Cloud Computing conference in the world. There will be about 25,000 people at re:Invent in Las […]

Primed and ready for AWS re:Invent 2016

AWS re:Invent 2016

AWS re:Invent 2016 is set to be a great week of technical sessions, workshops, and more. If you are going to Las Vegas, your excitement should be near a fever pitch. If you are not […]

Google Cloud Natural Language Processing API, first steps

Natural Language Processing API

A new natural language processing API: Google is working hard to provide cloud services that facilitate the human-computer interaction through tools that are able to consume human language. In a recent blog post, we discussed Google Cloud […]