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15 Top Paying IT Certifications in 2020

For the vast majority, an investment into obtaining a leading IT certification leads to an immediate increase in pay that reflects their newly acquired skill set and capabilities. In this article, we take a look at the top 15 Highest-Paying IT Certifications.

Which AWS Certification is Best for Me

By becoming AWS certified, not only do you become qualified to work with the most pervasive global cloud technology provider, but you can also prove your expertise to companies looking to adopt a least a hybrid deployment model of cloud and physical infrastructure. Learn about the different AWS Certifications and choose the one to get you started on your cloud journey!

AWS Unveils New Pricing Calculator

Solutions architects across the world have relied on the AWS Simple Monthly Calculator for over a decade to acquire estimated figures for running a cloud-based project. However, Amazon have recently announced they’ve now deprecated the Simple Monthly Calculator Tool in favor of the new AWS Pricing Calculator, which ushers in a new suite of functionality for those looking to get accurate figures for their upcoming infrastructure projects.

Block Storage Vs. Object Storage Vs. File Storage

it’s vital that enterprises, and those that build systems within those companies, understand the architectural differences of the three predominant cloud storage types. Block, object, and file storage all offer a different cloud-based solution to the same problem.

Amazon S3 Launches Same-Region Replication (SRR)

Amazon S3 has launched support for the automatic and asynchronous replication of newly uploaded S3 objects to a destination bucket in the same AWS Region. Amazon S3 Same-Region Replication (SRR) builds on the existing S3 Cross-Region Replication (CRR) service which replicates data across different AWS Regions.

AWS Named Leader of Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for 9th Consecutive Year

Gartner’s Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Magic Quadrant forms one of many Gartner Magic Quadrants that analyze various different market segments within the IT sector on an annual or bi-annual basis.

2019 saw Gartner return to assess the IaaS industry, deciding to take a different approach by only analyzing the key players within the industry such as Oracle, Google, Microsoft and Alibaba Cloud.