Amazon CTO Vogels battles through protesters in AWS keynote as company pledges $700 million to upskill workers

ZDNet | Jul 11, 2019 at 4:56 PM
  • Amazon said it would invest more than $700 million in training programs designed to upskill its workforce for new roles revolving around data and analytics.
  • Chants, which revolved around AWS providing technology to the US government, repeatedly picked up as Vogels talked early in his keynote.
  • There are also programs to train Amazon workers for AWS careers.