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My thoughts exactly. Also, the AWS ecosystem provides quite the tool chain that is all technically intra data center. Just the S3 interaction is worth a lot if you have to deal with UGC or large amounts of system-generated files (like call recordings).

Another important aspect is ability to easily transfer raw data into an analysis tool, like Red Shift. Google also excels here with their Compute Engine and Big Query.




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