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Amazon Enables Cloud Stock Exchanges

 New   Cloud Based Exchanges                                   Source:  Singapore Stock Exchange Amazon's Very Successful Pilot Amazon and two stock exchanges have put global stock trading in the cloud and done so very successfully.  This is a first of its kind pilot program involving Amazon Web Services, the Singapore Stock Exchange and the London-based Aquis Exchange. It demonstrated that trading shares on the cloud works, is fast enough and reliable for global stock trading.  It is a technological first that could move stock trading from expensive physical servers that require backup systems into the cloud.  It could be the start of cloud based stock exchanges that would be a lot less expensive to operate and possibly pass on savings to investors. Amazon Innovation Breakthrough For Amazon Web Services, this is a breakthrough new use of its cloud technology.  The pilot demonstrated that the Amazon cloud is technically able to send tons of data to many partners simultaneously, whi

"Investing in Disruptive Innovations" New Book

Latest Book by Business Journalist and Stock Broker Ed Kane On Amazon and Kindle I'm pleased to announce that national business journalist Ed Kane's latest book "Investing in Disruptive Innovations has just been published as an e-book and paperback by Amazon and Kindle. The book provides investors with information on the latest big innovations with the potential to disrupt industries.  It's an important take-off point for investors to start their own research and due diligence on innovations that could provide significant investment returns. As a business journalist and licensed stock broker, Ed wrote the book as a helpful informational resource on the latest in breakthrough innovation that we're tracking. I co-authored the book with Ed. To take a look, go to