Snapshots of AWS re:Invent 2012

4/11

Amazon Web Services SVP denounces enterprise private cloud in keynote

Source:  Amazon Web Services

In his keynote at AWS re:Invent, Andrew Jassy, Amazon Web Services senior vice president, denounced the enterprise private cloud concept. "Beware the cloud-washers," he said. "Those falling for 'private' cloud are not achieving their objectives."

Amazon's model of low margins and high volumes simply doesn't appeal to the "old guard" of IT vendors, and so they're attempting to attach the "cloud" label to the same high-margin enterprise hardware and software products they've always offered, Jassy said.

View All Photo Stories

Start the conversation

Send me notifications when other members comment.

Please create a username to comment.

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchServerVirtualization

SearchVMware

SearchVirtualDesktop

SearchAWS

SearchDataCenter

SearchWindowsServer

Close