Newsletter Archives

Jan 29, 2009

January 2009

As we ring in the new year, we look forward to the new challenges and achievements that await us all in 2009. In this month's newsletter we have highlighted a number of exciting announcements from AWS: Amazon EC2 in Europe, Public Data Sets and new features for Amazon S3 and SimpleDB. > Read more
Mar 01, 2009

February 2009

This month's newsletter includes several announcements that make it easier to develop on top of the AWS platform and manage your AWS-powered applications, such as the AWS Management Console and Web Starter AMIs. You may also be interested in the lower pricing tiers for Amazon CloudFront, our content delivery service. Be sure to check out the new addition to our newsletter, Virtual Events, in which we highlight webinars delivered by AWS, our partners, and our customers. > Read more
Mar 29, 2009

March 2009

We are excited to announce several new features for Amazon EC2 in the EU Region. Starting today, you can launch Amazon EC2 running Windows instances and use the AWS Management Console in the EU Region. Read more about this announcement below. Also, be sure to read how Zoopla.co.uk saved £200,000 by launching on Amazon EC2 and other AWS infrastructure services. You may also be interested in Amazon EC2's new relationship with IBM, free payment processing offer from FPS, and several new features in SimpleDB. > Read more
Apr 29, 2009

April 2009

Today, we are pleased to announce several new features for Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS), including support in the EU region. We also want to inform you of several new features and services we have released over the last month, including the new Elastic MapReduce service, a new pricing option for Amazon EC2, a pricing promotion for Amazon S3, and a whitepaper describing how to use AWS to meet HIPAA regulations. > Read more
May 29, 2009

May 2009

This month's newsletter includes announcements that may interest educators, academic researchers, students, business leaders, or technical professionals. Learn about our new Education Program, how to leverage IBM products on Amazon EC2, and the new Mechanical Turk Resource Center. Also, business and technical professionals can learn how to be successful with AWS by attending an event on the AWS Start-Up Tour. > Read more
Jun 29, 2009

June 2009

We are excited about the release of monitoring, auto scaling and load balancing for Amazon EC2 and AWS Import/Export for physical data transfer. Plus, we recently announced an updated AWS security whitepaper and a new EC2 Availability Zone. > Read more
Jul 29, 2009

July 2009

We are excited to announce the 3rd annual AWS Start-Up Challenge. We are continuously impressed by the innovative business ideas and diverse uses of AWS from customers across all industries and this contest is a way to identify and highlight those great ideas from up-and-coming start-ups. The grand prize winner will take away $50,000 in cash and $50,000 in AWS credits to build and grow their business. Read more about the contest below and be sure to check out our latest Developer Resources and Virtual Events. > Read more
Aug 28, 2009

August 2009

This month we are excited to highlight several new services and features that can help companies migrate to the AWS cloud and utilize their existing infrastructure management practices: Amazon Virtual Private Cloud, Multi-Factor Authentification, and Access Credential Rotation. We are also excited to announce the new AWS Solution Providers Program for Independent Software Vendors and Systems Integrators that are building services and solutions on top of AWS. Be sure to check out upcoming events and webinars, including new AWS User Group meetings in Tel Aviv, Buenos Aires, Berlin, and Chicago, and our Solution Providers Webinar Series. > Read more
Sep 30, 2009

September 2009

This month we are excited to highlight several new services and features that can help companies migrate to the AWS cloud and utilize their existing infrastructure management practices: Amazon Virtual Private Cloud, Multi-Factor Authentification, and Access Credential Rotation. We are also excited to announce the new AWS Solution Providers Program for Independent Software Vendors and Systems Integrators that are building services and solutions on top of AWS. Be sure to check out upcoming events and webinars, including new AWS User Group meetings in Tel Aviv, Buenos Aires, Berlin, and Chicago, and our Solution Providers Webinar Series. > Read more
Oct 30, 2009

October 2009

This month's newsletter brings exciting announcements about our services and features, such as the new EBS Shared Snapshots, a lower price for Windows instances with Authentication Services, and availability in the EU Region for Amazon SimpleDB, Amazon CloudWatch, Auto Scaling, and Elastic Load Balancing. Our growing community has been busy producing new AMIs -- developers should check out the AMIs from Aspera, SecureSpan, IBM, and the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI). Also, we encourage you to sign-up for upcoming events we are hosting or participating in, such as the Cloud for the Enterprise Tour, and online webinars, such as Overview of AWS Security Processes. > Read more
Nov 30, 2009

November 2009

We're excited to share several announcements with you today: AWS has successfully completed a SAS70 Audit of our operational procedures and security; Our commitment to the Asia-Pacific market with plans to provide multiple AWS Availability Zones in Singapore in the first half of 2010; The 2009 Startup Challenge Finalists are announced; Developers can now utilize the new AWS SDK for .NET to make it even easier to build .NET applications on AWS; Customers with sensitive data can use Amazon CloudFront's new private content feature; AWS Multi-Factor Authentication compatible devices are now available worldwide. We're also announcing the new Amazon Relational Database Service, High-Memory Instances for Amazon EC2, and a 15% reduction in Amazon EC2 pricing. > Read more
Dec 30, 2009

December 2009

As the year comes to a close, we want to extend our sincere thanks to all of you who have helped build a vibrant, growing community around Amazon Web Services. It has been an exciting year with new services, features, tools, and partners and we are glad that you have shared this journey with us. > Read more

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