Google turns up the heat on AWS, claims Cloud Spanner is half the cost of DynamoDB

Google’s Cloud Spanner is now half the cost of Amazon’s DynamoDB “for most workloads,” Google says. And Google doesn’t want you to forget it. Google today announced that

Ethyca raises $7.5M, open sources Fides for developers to build privacy tools directly into their codebases

Ethyca, the privacy-by-design technology startup that has built a unique set of APIs, detection tools and analytics to make it easier for organizations to adhere to data privacy policies like GDPR, is

ScyllaDB takes on Amazon with new DynamoDB migration tool

There are a lot of open-source databases out there, and ScyllaDB, a NoSQL variety, is looking to differentiate itself by attracting none other than Amazon users. Today, it announced a DynamoDB migrati

AWS launches new time series database

AWS announced a new time series database today at AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas. The new product called Amazon Timestream is a fully managed database designed to track items over time, which can be parti

AWS adds automated point-in-time recovery to DynamoDB

One of the joys of cloud computing is handing over your data to the cloud vendor and letting them handle the heavy lifting. Up until now that has meant they updated the software or scaled the hardware

Amazon’s DynamoDB Gets Hugely Expanded Free Tier And Native JSON Support

Amazon today <a target="_blank" href="http://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/dynamodb-update-json-and-more/">announced</a> a large update to its <a target="_blank" href="https://aws.amazon.com/dynamodb/">Dyn

Amazon DynamoDB Serves Trillions Of Requests Per Month While Counterpart SimpleDB Is No Longer A Listed Product On AWS

An Amazon executive said today at AWS re:Invent that NoSQL database <a target="_blank" href="http://aws.amazon.com/dynamodb/">DynamoDB</a> now serves trillions of requests per month to its users. The

Amazon Cuts Prices For Its SSD-Based NoSQL DynamoDB, Adds Reserved Capacity Option

Amazon just <a target="_blank" href="http://aws.typepad.com/aws/2013/03/dynamodb-price-reduction-and-new-reserved-capacity-model.html">announced</a> a large price reduction for its cloud-hosted NoSQL

Amazon Web Services Introduces Web-Scale Database, DynamoDB

Amazon just added a new cloud computing service to its suite of Amazon Web Services, a distributed database called <a href="http://aws.amazon.com/dynamodb/">DynamoDB</a>. Web applications can spike su