Founded in 1917, The Canadian Press is Canada's independent news agency. More than 180 journalists provide real-time, bilingual multimedia stories across a diverse number of platforms.
"News outlets across the country rely on The Canadian Press for live election results and with Curious Orbit’s help, serving millions of user requests this year for two major provincial elections was smooth sailing. Their solution gave us confidence, boosted our performance and kept costs under control."
By using CloudFormation, Canadian Press is able to deploy the solution whenever needed.
Using Autoscaling and Aurora means that The Canadian Press can handle any election by scaling the solutoin based on demand.
By updating the CloudFormation templates the team is able to evolve the solution as technology changes.