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"Cost-effective and tolerant.""The initial implementation process is not difficult or complex.""Easy to upgrade, easy to expand storage and change your EC2 types.""In general, the cost management in Amazon is complicated. It's not too straightforward.""The most valuable feature is the availability, as we work in different availability zones.""We are mostly using EC2 compute and other resources. Most of our managed services are in AWS, which some of our clients prefer.""It's very easy to use.""The product has a lot of new functionality."

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"The pricing and services that surround the solution are great. For example, if we need to find a partner in a country where they do not have a cloud, they will help us find that partner. Solutions such as Amazon and Oracle do not offer this level of service."

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Cons
"The sorting model in AWS is a little bit complicated. When you are going through any component, you can get some surprising results.""At times we find ourselves a little trapped, with the lack of customization, for what we need.""Customer access to APIs is limited so that logs cannot be checked properly.""We have had some difficulty figuring out how to monitor how many EC2 instances have been networked into our entire enterprise. We usually try to create a diagram outside of AWS. The types of information we are trying to determine are, for example, what hardware devices are interconnected, and when was the interconnection made.""Amazon AWS could be improved with cheaper licensing costs.""The networking is overly complex.""Its only cons are on the data warehouse side. AWS' data warehouse Redshift is not as good as it should be.""The solution is pretty mature."

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"The solution could use more advanced monitoring."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
  • "It's my understanding that our company is charged a few hundred dollars on a monthly basis."
  • "I find that Amazon AWS is expensive."
  • "The Oracle licensing is higher than it is with Amazon AWS."
  • "I think they've done a pretty good job with their pricing."
  • "Its price is kind of okay. When we do a migration from on-premises to the cloud, we typically use the lift-and-shift model. Based on the studies that we have done, cost savings are definitely there when we moved from on-premises to the cloud."
  • "The price could be lower."
  • "There are many variables involved in pricing service in AWS and overall the pricing is a bit on the higher side."
  • "AWS is not an expensive product."
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    Overview

    Amazon Web Services (AWS), is a collection of cloud computing services, also called web services, that make up a cloud-computing platform offered by Amazon.com. These services operate from 12 geographical regions across the world. The most central and well-known of these services arguably include Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, also known as "EC2", and Amazon Simple Storage Service, also known as "S3". Amazon markets AWS as a service to provide large computing capacity more quickly and more cheaply than a client company building an actual physical server farm.

    NTT can help you cut the costs of what is typically the most expensive area of your infrastructure while ensuring business continuity by rationalizing, consolidating, and pruning servers, applications, and data centers, eliminating waste, redundancy, and underutilization. With NTT data center capabilities including data center assessment, rationalization/virtualization, planning and implementation, and disaster recovery and business continuity, you can simplify operations, ensure the availability and reliability of servers and devices, and reduce resources, energy, and facility costs.
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    Sample Customers
    Pinterest, General Electric, Pfizer, Netflix, and Nasdaq.
    Dai Nippon Printing Co. Ltd., DNP Information Systems Co. Ltd., Independent Data Services (Asia) Sdn. Bhd., Toshiba Corporation
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    Computer Software Company29%
    Financial Services Firm14%
    Comms Service Provider7%
    Manufacturing Company5%
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    Computer Software Company26%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Financial Services Firm10%
    Media Company6%
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    Comms Service Provider25%
    Computer Software Company23%
    Financial Services Firm8%
    Healthcare Company8%
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    Small Business44%
    Midsize Enterprise17%
    Large Enterprise39%
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    Small Business15%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise69%
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    Amazon AWS is ranked 2nd in Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS) with 152 reviews while NTT Cloud is ranked 14th in Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS) with 1 review. Amazon AWS is rated 8.4, while NTT Cloud is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Amazon AWS writes "Flexible, scales well, and offers good stability". On the other hand, the top reviewer of NTT Cloud writes "Good stability and scalability with excellent additional services". Amazon AWS is most compared with Microsoft Azure, OpenShift, SAP Cloud Platform, IBM Public Cloud and Linode, whereas NTT Cloud is most compared with Microsoft Azure.

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