AWS re:Invent Day 2 Recap
Andy Jassy took to the keynote stage for the first official AWS re:Invent keynote of 2016, and it was exactly as many expected. The energy in the room was exciting, and the announcements were fairly well received across the board. When we are talking about why AWS matters to consumers, it was summed up rather nicely by the team at Fortune:
Agility over cost was the message from Andy. Customers of AWS predominantly choose to attack the challenges of agility first and price second. This is something that I’ve definitely seen in the market, and clearly forgot to mention the second part of that statement which should be “but they realize quickly that agility comes at a cost”. That’s a whole other story unto itself.
AWS Sells to People, and also to People who Sell to People
Logos were all over the Systems Integrator and ISV partner slide. This is where AWS has really seen a boom in their market share, which is being helped by others selling solutions atop the AWS infrastructure. AWS has been strongly pushing to grow their own offerings and enable the partner ecosystem as a result.
Read the entire article here, AWS re:Invent Day 2 Recap
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