Let’s take a quick look at what happened in AWS-land last week:
New & Notable Open Source
- portableR is a version of R that can be used with AWS Lambda.
- ncdu-s3 lets you run ncdu on S3 buckets.
- ionroller is an immutable deployment framework for web services running on AWS Elastic Beanstalk.
- redshift_console is an operations console for Amazon Redshift.
- sneaker is a tool for securely sharing secrets on S3 using KMS.
- node-aws-examples shows how to use the AWS SDK to perform some management tasks.
- docker-aws puts the AWS CLI into a Docker container.
- easel-vectorizer is an Easel app for vectorizing images using Lambda.
- px-kinesis-client is a Kinesis client with failover and retry.
- Aws-Lego is a set of templates designed to unify common AWS deployment topologies.
New Customer Success Stories
- The Democratic National Committee (DNC) – Gather, store, and deliver voter data to other political organizations.
- Domain Group – Provide real estate information to Australians via online and print platforms.
- Infraware -Deliver software to mobile users; run customer analytics platform.
- Ividata – Big data for retailers.
- Nexon – Build and distribute games to an international audience.
- SM Entertainment – Host websites, deliver mobile apps, run internal ERP and Groupware systems.
New SlideShare Content
- Amazon Route 53.
- Navigating AWS re:Invent.
- Amazon Elastic File System – Introduction & Demo.
- AWS Mobile Services & SDK – Introduction & Demo.
- Deploy, Manage, and Scale Your Apps with AWS Elastic Beanstalk.
- AWS Educate.
- Riot Games: Large Scale Backed Service Development Using Node.js, Docker, and AWS.
New YouTube Videos
- AWS Partner Success – Doug Schneider, 2nd Watch.
- AWS Partner Success – Jeff Aden, 2nd Watch.
- AWS Partner Success – MicroStrategy.
- Introduction to Amazon Redshift.
- Introduction to Amazon Key Management Service.
- Auto Scaling Lifecycle Policies for Security Practitioners.
- Introduction to Amazon RDS for Aurora.
- Introduction to Amazon S3.
- AWS Educate Students: Global Initiative for Educational Institutions, Educators & Students.
- September 22 – Webinar – Scientific Computing in the Cloud: Speeding Access for Drug Discovery – with APN Partner Avere Systems and customer H3 Biomedicine.
- September 23 – Webinar – Managing Docker Containers with Amazon EC2 Container Service – with APN Partner Trek10 and customer RedPost.
- September 24 – Meetup (Warszawa, Poland) – AWS User Group Poland.
- September 24 – Webinar – Ten Tips for Securing Your Enterprise AWS Environment with APN Partner CloudCheckr.
- September 24 – Webinar – Accelerate the Development of Your Business Application on the Cloud – with APN Partner Acumatica and customer FuseForward.
- September 29 – Webinar – Accelerate Onboarding to AWS with Data-Driven IT Discovery Automation – with APN Partner ATADATA.
- September 30 – Webinar – How Accolade Harnessed Big Data to Recommend Personalized Services to Their Customers – with APN Partner Talend and customer Accolade.
- October 1 – Webinar – Achieving Continuous Delivery with AWS Lambda and Codeship – with APN Partner Codeship and customer Pipedrive.
- October 1 – Meetup (South Bend, Indiana) – Michiana AWS Meetup.
- October 21 – Webinar – Securing Gene Sequencing Data on AWS for HIPAA Compliance – with APN Partner Alert Logic and customer GenomeNext.
- AWS re:Invent – Sold out, register for the live stream!
Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (San Francisco)
- September 22 – Accelerating to the Hybrid Cloud and Reaping the Rewards (6 PM – 9 PM).
- September 23 – Amazon Launchpad: Paving the Way for Startups to Launch on Amazon (11:30 AM – 2:30 PM).
- September 24 – DevOps Loft Talks (6 PM – 7:30 PM).
- September 25 – TechNode San Francisco Demo Day (10 AM – 5 PM).
- September 28 – AWS Bootcamp: Taking Operations to the Next Level (10 AM – 6 PM).
- September 29 – Funding Options for Growing Technology Companies (6 PM – 7:30 PM).
- September 30 – Onshape Users (6 PM – 8:30 PM).
- October 1 – Market Differentiators and Elements of API Management plus The Developer Experience – Accelerating Growth (6 PM – 9 PM).
- October 7 – re:Invent at the Loft – Keynote Live Stream (9 AM – 10:30 AM).
- October 8 – re:Invent at the Loft -Keynote Live Stream (9 AM – 10:30 AM).
- October 8 – Loft Startup Showcase (11:30 AM – 1:30 PM).
- October 8 – re:Invent at the Loft – re:Play Happy Hour (6 PM – 7:30 PM).
- October 19 – AWS Bootcamp: Getting Started with AWS (10 AM – 6 PM).
- October 20 – AWS Bootcamp: Getting Started with AWS (10 AM – 6 PM).
- October 21 – Intro to Using AWS and the Alexa Skills Kit to Build Voice Driven Experiences + Open Hackathon(10 AM – 3 PM).
- October 29 – Building Serverless Microservices with AWS Lambda (Noon – 4 PM).
- October 29 – Startup Pitch Event and Halloween Party (6:30 PM – 9:30 PM).
Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (New York)
- September 24 – Intro to Using AWS and the Alexa Skills Kit to Build Voice Driven Experiences + Open Hackathon(10 AM – 3 PM).
- September 24 – The Life of a Click: How Hearst Publishing Manages Clickstream Analytics with AWS (3 – 4 PM).
- September 24 – How to Implement Top 10 AWS Security Best Practices – Day Workshop with Evident.io (10 AM – 2 PM).
- September 24 – How to Implement Top 10 AWS Security Best Practices – Evening Session with Evident.io (6:30 PM – 8:30 PM).
- September 28 – Onshape Users (6 PM – 8:30 PM).
- October 1 – Behind the Scenes with LearnBop – Bulletproof Blue/Green Deployments – Myths, Pitfalls and Solutions (6:30 PM – 8 PM).
- This Week’s Cloud Computing Jobs (Cloud Academy).
- AWS Careers.
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