Aws Analysis

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  • Topic: Amazon Web Services, Amazon.com, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
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  • Published : March 10, 2013
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* Abstract
Web services extend the World Wide Web infrastructure to provide the means for software to connect to other software applications. Applications access Web services via ubiquitous Web protocols and data formats such as HTTP, XML, and SOAP, with no need to worry about how each Web service is implemented. Web services combine the best aspects of component-based development and the Web, and are a cornerstone of the Microsoft .NET programming model. Web services include wide range of services like website designing, web development, coding, programming, software functionality and other web application technologies. Today internet offers a tremendous potential for every businesses through their websites. The web offers an easy medium to market their products and services at international platform and acquires audiences worldwide through a wide web of online websites. But to do this effectively, a strong web presence and a user-friendly website is required. Each and every website differs from each other as there are lots of websites depending upon their usability and category like online shopping store, social networking, job portal, article or blog website, business or corporate website, personal and lot more. Still they can be mainly divided into basic categories like product or service, information sharing and other non-business websites. Each one of them is unique so choose the best that suits your needs. So that proper and regular web services will help you to be a step ahead from your competitors. Web services required may differ a bit as per the work you need to carry out for a particular website. Still more or less most of the web companies provide all types of web services. For better web services its wise to look for companies providing affordable and good web services. One can also hire a dedicated web developer who can provide regular web maintenance and other web services to keep the necessary updates.

Introduction

Amazon Web Services (abbreviated AWS) is a collection of remote computing services (also called web services) that together make up a cloud computing platform, offered over the Internet by Amazon.com. The most central and well-known of these services are Amazon EC2 and Amazon S3. The service is advertised as providing a large computing capacity (potentially many servers) much faster and cheaper than building a physical server farm. Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a dynamic, growing business unit within Amazon.com. Since early 2006, Amazon Web Services has provided companies of all sizes with an infrastructure platform in the cloud. Using AWS, companies can requisition compute power, storage, and other services – gaining access to a global computing infrastructure that is the backbone of Amazon.com’s multi-billion dollar retail business. The team at AWS is committed to providing developers and their companies with tools and services to be successful. Officially launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services provide online services for other web sites or client-side applications. Most of these services are not exposed directly to end users, but instead offer functionality that other developers can use in their applications. Amazon Web Services’ offerings are accessed over HTTP, using REST and SOAP protocols. All services are billed based on usage, but how usage is measured for billing varies from service to service. On Christmas Eve 2012, Amazon AWS again suffered an outage, causing websites such as Netflix instant video to be unavailable for some customers, particularly in the North-eastern US. Amazon later issued a statement detailing the issues with the Elastic Load Balancing service that led up to the outage. While AWS revenue is not broken out in Amazon financials (it falls into the "Other" category), industry watchers estimated it to be over $1.5B in 2012. Services and products

Amazon Web Services offers a multitude of computing products that are both cost-effective and flexible. Whether you're...
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