Trends Report

Brief: AWS Goes All-In On Public-Cloud Enterprise Apps — Should You?

New Services Extend AWS's Strong Position In Customer Apps Into The Back Office

October 30th, 2015
John Rymer
Dave Bartoletti
Jeffrey Hammond
With contributors:
Mike Gualtieri , Christopher Mines , Claudia Tajima , Ian McPherson


Amazon Web Services (AWS) isn't just for web applications and Internet giants any more. Read this brief to learn about new services and application-migration tools that will help application development and delivery (AD&D) pros move, build, and run traditional enterprise workloads in AWS's public cloud, including those handling sensitive data and/or subject to compliance requirements. The brief summarizes the rewards and risks found by the first wave of AD&D pros using AWS for enterprise apps.

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