Day: November 5, 2020

A short guide to AWS Savings Plans

Cloud buying is getting renewed attention as enterprises seek added cost savings after migrating systems to the cloud in response to COVID-19. It’s time for corporate cloud buyers to learn more about the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Savings Plans, launched in November 2019, which provide cost savings of up to 72% for cloud buyers.

A recent survey of more than 50 IT executives on Pulse.qa, a social research platform, showed that only 16% of IT executives believe that AWS Savings Plans are saving them money on their cloud spending. While the potential for cost cutting is real, you

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Why Pokimane’s Twitch donation cap is a big deal

Earlier this week, popular streamer Imane “Pokimane” Anys announced she’d put a $5 donation cap on her stream donations. In an on-site economy that frequently sees massive donations thrown around, it’s a bold move — and it’s likely to have a knock-on effect for other streamers.

Twitch streamers have several

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