Tagged: AWS

Amazon Services = shortcut to (faster/bigger) startups

Liz Gannes at GigaOM is pondering how Amazon Services are changing the startup landscape.

Amazon Web Services — which kicked off with the release of Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service) last March — now hosts over 265,000 developers, more than 5 billion objects, and up to 25,000 requests per second, according to Andy Jassy, Amazon’s senior vice president of AWS.