Amazon vs SolarWinds

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Amazon
Based on 200 reviews.
SolarWinds
Based on 173 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.SolarWinds Inc. develops enterprise information technology infrastructure management software for IT professionals. In 2007, SolarWinds raised funding from Austin Ventures, Bain Capital and Insight Venture Partners. SolarWinds completed its initial public offering of $112.5 million in 2009. In 2012, SolarWinds' total revenue reached $269 million. In June 2014, the company purchased the Swedish web-monitoring company Pingdom.
Sample Customers
Amazon SES : Yelp, Spotify, Pinterest, Airbnb, Instacart, Flipboard, Slack, Rovio
Amazon CloudWatch: AirAsia, Airbnb, Aircel, APUS, Avazu, Casa & Video, Futbol Club Barcelona (FCBarcelona), National Taiwan University, redBus
CloudEndure Disaster Recovery: Agio, Cloud Nation, Limelight Networks
AWS X-Ray: COMCAST, ConnectWise, skyscanner, AirAsia, cookpad, cimpress, VTEX, zowdow
AWS Auto Scaling: Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
Amazon WorkLink: unisys, brillio, 8kmiles, privo, eplexity
AWS CloudFormation: Nextdoor, Coinbase, Expedia
AWS Config: Flatiron, Prezi, iZettle, British Gas, Burt, Autodesk, FanDuel
AWS OpsWorks: Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
AWS Systems Manager: Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
AWS Application Discovery Service: Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
AWS Secrets Manager: Autodesk, Clevy, Stackery
AWS Security Hub: Edmunds, Frame.io, GoDaddy, Realtor.com
Amazon Detective: Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
SolarWinds NPM: Microsoft, Federal Express, Hewlett-Packard, and MasterCard
SolarWinds LEM: NetSuite, EasyStreet, Legacy Texas Bank, and Energy Federal Credit Union, to name a few.
SolarWinds MSP Threat Monitor: Managed Service Providers, Managed Security Service Provider, IT Pros
Solarwinds Papertrail: Product Hunt
Loggly: Lenovo, Pizza Hut, Care.com, USGA, Citrix, Neustar, Lucidchart, Samsung, Sendgrid, AKQU, Ebates, EA
SolarWinds Kiwi Syslog Server: Holy Cross Energy, West Texas A&M University, Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company
SolarWinds TraceView: Hubsport, The Weather Channel, Recurly, mapmyfitness
SolarWinds Server and Application Monitor: Andr. L. Riis AS, NetSuite
SolarWinds AppOptics: TraxoCovea Insurance BTE TechnologyDatarista
Solarwinds Web Performance Monitor: commscope, COCC,
SolarWinds Pingdom: Spotify, MailChimp, Slack, Twitter
SolarWinds MSP Take Control : Bainbridge Technology Solutions, NKIT Systems
Dameware Remote Support: Illinois School District
SolarWinds Dameware Remove Everywhere: Accenture, Emerson, Lockheed Martin, Nielsen, NTT
SolarWinds MSP Backup & Recovery: Computer Depot, Leading Edge Computers, IT Logic Australia
SolarWinds MSP Mail Assure: eNet Systems, WinAdmins, Newport Systems
SolarWinds Passportal: InfraNet Solutions, Securus Systems, Nehring Technologies, Doberman Technologies, Show Tech IT Solutions, CRC Data Technologies, Logically
SolarWinds Kiwi CatTools: Delta, Educational Institution, Kalamazoo
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Top Industries
Software R&D Company
37%
Media Company
22%
Comms Service Provider
9%
K 12 Educational Company Or School
4%
Software R&D Company
35%
Comms Service Provider
14%
Government
7%
Media Company
5%
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