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One Cloudy Week: AWS Cloud Seminars Recap

Apr 04, 2017 | by Tami Pierson, Sales Executive | Tags: Cloud

It was a cloudy week in Iowa…

On March 22nd and 23rd, ISE teamed up with Palo Alto Networks, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and local businesses, healthcare providers, and higher education facilities to talk cloud. Did you miss the events? Read on to learn about what we covered.


Why the AWS S3 Outage Was a Good Thing

Mar 30, 2017 | by Samuel Thurston, Software Engineer | Tags: Cloud

A little over two weeks ago, large sections of the internet ground to a halt. Many sites, from Netflix and Spotify to Pinterest and Buzzfeed were unresponsive, during a four-hour outage of Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) S3 – Simple Storage Service.  For two of those four hours, AWS couldn’t update the service status from “Service is operating normally” because the status itself depended on the storage service’s operation. Should you trust your data with AWS? Why shouldn’t we start calling S3 the “Sometimes Storage Service?” How could this event be a good thing?


Meet Our Team: Valyn Reinig

Mar 21, 2017 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Meet Our Team

Welcome back to the Meet Our Team Q&A series. My name is Daniela Williams, Project Manager at ISE, and I’ll be asking ISE team members questions to help give insight into what makes us tick.

Today I'm interviewing Valyn Reinig, ISE's Marketing Specialist. Valyn is a shared resource, serving both ISE and ISE Fleet Services. Read on to learn how she tells the ISE story and what got her interested in a career in marketing.


Google Play Store Release Checklist

Mar 16, 2017 | by Clay Schumacher, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Mobile App Development

A couple months ago we published a high-level checklist we use to ensure the successful release of apps to the iOS App Store.