Amazon (AMZN) may be looking to expand its fast-growing web services business (AWS),...

|By:, SA News Editor

Amazon (AMZN) may be looking to expand its fast-growing web services business (AWS), currently focused on renting server and storage resources, into the realm of analytics software, claim analysts and data science specialists. It's speculated Amazon would try to offer an inexpensive, no-frills, cloud-based solution that would undercut existing offerings from SAS, EMC, SAP, IBM, and others.