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Andrew Sanders

Title

DropBox Jumps Ship from AWS, While Netflix Climbs Aboard: What this Means for Private Cloud Adoption

Summary

Dropbox has almost completely moved its infrastructure off of AWS, and onto a private cloud. Netflix has divested from its infrastructure, and has entirely adopted AWS. It seems like the reverse should be true This piece will explore some of the reasons why each company has decided to make its particular decision and what this might mean for other companies willing to follow in their footsteps.

Author

Andrew Sanders

Keywords

  • dropbox
  • cloud storage
  • AWS
  • Links

  • http://www.wired.com/2016/03/epic-story-dropboxs-exodus-amazon-cloud-empire/ http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/2016/02/11/netflix-shuts-down-final-bits-of-own-data-center-infrastructure/