AWS User Data is Being Stored, Used Outside User’s Chosen Regions

Jannie Delucca

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“I feel this is heading to get them in trouble”

Updated July 10, eleven:15 BST with minimal adjustments, to reflect AWS’s updated phrases. 

AWS consumers are sharing sensitive AI knowledge sets which include biometrical knowledge and voice inputs with Amazon by default — and several did not even know.

The cloud company is employing customers’ “AI content” for its have merchandise enhancement functions. It also reserves the ideal in its smaller print to shop this content exterior the geographic locations that AWS consumers have explicitly chosen.

It may possibly also share this with AWS “affiliates” it states, devoid of naming them.

The shift breaks prevalent assumptions about knowledge sovereignty, even if this is arguably on consumers for not looking at the smaller print. The cloud provider’s customers may possibly want to have go through by means of 15,000+ text of provider phrases to observe this point.


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Four Container Management Considerations

Jannie Delucca

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“A deployment method as much as a development method”

Container adoption has grown in popularity considerably over the past decade. Gartner recently predicted that by 2024 containers will be the default option for three quarters of new custom enterprise applications. This demand means that the total value of the container market is set to double by 2024.

The surge in interest, writes Martin Percival, Red Hat, is evidence of the benefits that container technology provides the enterprise.

Containers allow you to package and isolate applications with their entire runtime environment, which includes all of the necessary “back-end” software needed to run it, such as configuration files, dependencies, and libraries. This makes it easy to move the contained application between environments – from development to testing and production – while retaining full functionality, and since containers share an operating system kernel with other containers, this technology draws

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