JUNE 18–22, 2017

Presentation Details

Name: AWS - Helping Our Customers Deliver Agile Innovation
Time: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
04:15 pm - 04:45 pm
Room:   Panorama 1
Messe Frankfurt
Breaks:04:45 pm - 05:15 pm Coffee Break
Speaker:   Andrew Jones, Amazon
  Peter Ziegenhein, Institute of Cancer Research
General AWS Introduction
AWS will give a general overview of the AWS, Company background plus definition of the locations we are physically located and our approach to cloud computing.
Cloud Computing Capabilities
Very high level overview of the 90+ AWS Services (grouped by each major area) with focus towards solutions suited for HPC use-case scenarios
Common discussion points (Network, IO, Remote Visualization)
Overview of common customer clarifications of areas important to HPC which include 
Networking - What networking does AWS provide, how well does it perform, examples
IO - How does AWS approach IO (Local scratch, File-System options, Management of research data)
Remote Visualization - AWS technologies available to support remote visualisation 
Customer Success Stories
AWS will provide examples of customer success stories on the AWS platform demonstrating the value achieved through the use of cloud computing with a focus on business agility.