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Amazon S3 + Amazon CloudFront

Wednesday, Apr 8, 2020 by Karen Kilroy

Amazon claims that if implemented correctly, delivering data through CloudFront can be more cost-effective than delivering it from S3 directly. Let’s take a look at the advantages of using the two services in tandem.

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Big Data - What is it?

Friday, Jun 28, 2019 by Aoife Bergin

Looking at Big Data and components such as five V's of data, how we generate and store data and why we use it in business

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AWS Select Partner

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 by Greg Cawley

Fathom, an Irish based software development company, are pleased to announce we have been recognised as a ‘Select’ Consulting Partner for Amazon Web Services (AWS) - Partner Network (APN).

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Creating Quick Reusable Demos with Terraform

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 by Evan Morgan

Here at Fathom, R&D is what we do. As a result of that, there are a lot of demonstrations of what we've done, how we've provided value to customers in the past and what we focus our efforts on. Recently, I revisited an old project of ours to get it ready for a demo with a prospective client - it was the classic scenario of “If you come back to this project in 6 months, will you remember what you did?

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Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 by John Mc Quillan

Fathom recently attended the NodeconfEU conference at Lyrath Estate in Kilkenny, Ireland.

NodeconfEU is an annual event that brings together member of the global NodeJS community. The main event organizer was Nearform, who were the main sponsors along with IBM and Microsoft. Red Hat, Google and Nodesource also sponsored.

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Building a Chatbot with AWS Lex

Tuesday, Jan 30, 2018 by Evan Morgan

A lot of people will be familiar with Alexa, Amazon’s helpful and cheery assistant that’s ready to play music for you, tell jokes and assure you it’s not here to take over the world. However, not so many will know of Lex - a deep-learning conversational interface that’s effectively the brains behind that friendly female voice on the Amazon Echo and Echo Dot.

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