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Emory team wins award at AWS re:invent virtual conference

A team representing Emory Cloud Services participated in an AWS-led computing competition and came away with honors in an event designed to test applicable knowledge in the field of cloud computing. The competition, called AWS GameDay, challenged teams to spend 4 hours solving extremely difficult cloud-related tasks for a mythical company called Unicorn Rentals. Emory’s […]

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ECS receives high marks for AWS training; now available on demand

Emory Cloud Services (ECS) recently finished their first series of internally-run 200-level AWS training and the feedback was tremendous. The virtual classes, which were offered for free to Emory staff, covered a wide range of intermediate topics in the area of cloud services. In a survey conducted after the classes, ECS training earned a Net […]

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What is Enterprise Cloud Services?

Enterprise Cloud Services (ECS) is Emory University’s preferred and recommended cloud service for enterprise applications. The service provides application owners a cloud platform within Amazon Web Services (AWS) to build and run their applications with central IT support. Two years ago, we started a project called the Cloud Infrastructure Migration Planning (CIMP) Project. It was […]

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Enterprise Cloud Services announces new community site

This week the Cloud Advisory Group launched the Enterprise Cloud Services (ECS) Community website.  Enterprise Cloud Services is a new cloud offering from LITS that provides a managed cloud environment perfect for enterprise applications. The new website features access to the community events calendar, several options for free training, and the latest news related to […]

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