What is Yelp replacing

Case Study: Yelp

With Amazon Elastic MapReduce, Yelp saved $ 55,000 in up-front hardware costs and got up and running in days instead of months. Most important to Yelp, however, is opportunity cost. “Thanks to AWS, our developers can now do tasks that we didn't have time for before,” says Marin. "Our system team can now fully focus on other challenges."


About Yelp

Yelp was founded in 2004 with the primary goal of introducing people to great businesses around them. The Yelp community is known for sharing extensive reviews and information on all kinds of local businesses.

Benefits of AWS

  • Hardware cost savings of over $ 50,000
  • The new system is ready to use in days, not months
  • Increased storage capacity

AWS services used

Amazon S3

Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) is an object storage service that offers industry-leading scalability, data availability, security, and performance.

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Amazon Elastic MapReduce

Amazon EMR is the industry-leading big data platform that is native to the cloud and enables teams to process large amounts of data quickly and inexpensively.

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AWS support

AWS Support carries the tradition of 100% customer orientation from Amazon into the world of B2B technology. Our focus is to help you achieve your goals in order to make your business a success.

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First steps

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