Open-source innovation on AWS – Netflix builds a tool for jumping between Amazon clouds — Tech News and Analysis

Netflix builds a tool for jumping between Amazon clouds — Tech News and Analysis is a brief summary of the synergy between a leading technology user and its primary cloud provider.

This type of innovation potentially has numerous ramifications to other AWS customers and especially to Netflix as an AWS customer.

By incenting customers to add value to their solution, the technology leaders can maintain or expand a leadership position in its emerging markets.

With AWS making “cloud” a volume game rather than a technology game, they are more agile in their business relationships than traditional tech firms have been.  “Thinking” and debating around the outsourcing model of “gainshare” is rapidly becoming table-stakes….

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