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Oct 1 2017

Solution Providers: AWS Cloud Outage Proves Relying On Cloud Vendors As Architects Is A Mistake

# Solution Providers: AWS Cloud Outage Proves Relying On Cloud Vendors As Architects Is A Mistake Solution providers say the Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 outage earlier this week points to a need for more aggressive independent cloud design and architecture. “Cloud does not replace the need for good strong consulting and vision on how to actually architect for continuous delivery of business applications,” said Jamie Shepard, senior vice president for health care and strategy at Lumenate, No. 152 on the 2016 CRN SP500. “When we architect systems we know that if there is a failover, there is enough full …