Amazon AWS is eating the $3.5 trillion IT industry

I love AWS. This is a great article that shows how Amazon AWS is totally dominating IT now. Lots of high profile companies are going all in with AWS now.

Summary:

We talked to the folks responsible for the “all-in” AWS projects at three huge tech companies: Netflix, accounting-software company Intuit, and networking giant Juniper, about why they chose to turn to Amazon.

They all believe that they are role models and that, over the next decade or so, more big enterprises will do the same.

“When the data center comes up for lease, what people are doing is looking at, ‘I could spend a big pile of money to refit it, or I could replace it with an AWS account,'” explains Adrian Cockcroft, formerly Netflix’s cloud architect, the man who oversaw Netflix’s use of Amazon through 2014.

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