Half of Amazon’s Operating Profits are from AWS

Once started as a side business, AWS is becoming Amazon’s primary business unit.

Half of Amazon’s operating profits are from AWS. Share of AWS in total sales of Amazon are also more than 10%.

In financial results delivered Thursday, AWS drove $7.43 billion sales for the quarter ending Dec. 31, up 45% from $5.11 billion year-over-year. 

That’s the same year-over-year growth rate (Q4 2018 over Q4 2017) for AWS that it saw in the year-ago quarter (Q4 2017 over Q4 2016).

Operating income for AWS was $2.17 billion, up from $1.35 billion in the year-ago quarter.…

How much experience you have in Devops?

How much experience you have in Devops?

Lots of recruiters and consultants call me and asked this ultimate question,”How much experience you have in Devops?”

This is how this conversation usually goes : –

Consultant : “Zareef, how much experience you have with Devops?”

Me : “Well, Devops terms was coined in year 2009, and I am working on the technologies and practices  which are covered under Devops since start of my career”

Consultant : “Actually, I was asking, how much experience you have in Devops?”

Me : “I was trying to answer the question, as it puzzles me a lot.