Amazon vs Software AG

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Amazon
Based on 112 reviews.
Software AG
Based on 58 reviews.
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Overview
Amazon Web Services, a collection of remote computing services, also called web services, make up a cloud-computing platform offered by Amazon.com. These services operate from 11 geographical regions across the world. The most central and well-known of these services arguably include Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud and Amazon S3. Amazon markets these products as a service to provide large computing-capacity more quickly and more cheaply than a client company building an actual physical server farm.Founded in 1969, Software AG is an enterprise software company with over 10,000 enterprise customers in over 70 countries. The company is the second largest software vendor in Germany, the seventh largest in Europe. Software AG is traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol SOW and part of the technology index TecDAX. The company was founded in 1969 by a group of six young employees at the consulting firm AIV. ADABAS was launched in 1971 as a high performance transactional database management system. In 1979 Natural, a 4GL application development language, was launched. The company continued to open offices and subsidiaries in North America, Japan, UK, France, Spain, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium and Saudi Arabia. By 1987 Software AG had around 500 employees, 12 subsidiaries in Europe and offices in more than 50 countries. In 1999 Software AG was listed on Frankfurt Stock Exchange and soon after the company released Tamino Information Server and Tamino XML Server.
Sample Customers
Amazon SimpleDB: Livemocha
Amazon AWS: Pinterest, General Electric, Pfizer, Netflix, and Nasdaq.
Amazon API Gateway: Autodesk, Fox Digital Consumer Group, iFlix, UK Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA), Miovision, Olympusat, PhotoVogue, Royale International Group, Veracode
AWS Database Migration Service: Veoci, Trimble, Nasdaq, shaadi.com, Hotelbeds, SysAid, Verizon, Expedia, Pega
Amazon Kinesis: Zillow, Netflix, Sonos
Tamino: Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University, SOKA-BAU, MAPFRE, DigitalGlobe, Angostura, ATB Financial
Adabas: Public Authority of Civil Information (PACI), Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM), Alliance Healthcare, Florida State College, Smals, Santander Consumer Bank Austria, Apollo-Optik
Software AG Apama: Okasan Online Securities
CentraSite: DigitalGlobe, Georgia Technology Authority, Oriflame, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM), BRFkredit, Saudi Telecom Company, HSBC Turkey, Orange UK, Telus Health Solutions
webMethods AgileApps Cloud: SKF GmbH, Outerwall, Hillsborough County
Software AG webMethods Integration Cloud: Autosen, A1 Digital, Cintas
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Top Industries
Financial Services Firm
21%
Marketing Services Firm
15%
Manufacturing Company
9%
University
7%
Financial Services Firm
26%
Energy/Utilities Company
11%
Pharma/Biotech Company
6%
Retailer
6%
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