AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog

Category: APN Launches

AWS Summit Santa Clara 2016 Recap

This is a guest post from Paul Sears, Partner SA, Amazon Web Services On July 12th – 13th, AWS hosted the 2016 AWS Summit Santa Clara. Attendees took part in AWS and Partner-led technical sessions, bootcamps, and GameDay, and had the opportunity to interact with a wide range of Consulting and Technology Partners in the […]

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New AWS Training to Help You Advance Your Technical Skills

We’ve made four of our most popular Technical Bootcamps from AWS re:Invent and Summits part of our broader AWS Training portfolio so you can now attend a class convenient to you or arrange a private onsite training for your team. Taking AWS Operations to Next Level teaches you how to leverage AWS CloudFormation, Chef, and […]

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APN Partners & AWS Professional Services: Driving Customer Success

The following is a guest post from Todd Weatherby, Director, AWS Professional Services The AWS Professional Services team strives to be the most partner friendly consulting organization in the industry.  Over the last several years, we have seen that customers get great results from a combination of our specialized AWS skills, and your broader skills, resources […]

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Upcoming AWS Partner Webinars – July

We have three upcoming AWS Partner Webinars featuring a select number of AWS Partners. These webinars feature technical sessions led by AWS solutions architects and engineers, live demonstrations, customer examples, and Q&A with AWS experts. Upcoming Webinars  Grindr: Aggregate, Analyze, and Act on 900M Daily API Calls – Datadog July 19, 2016 | 10:00 – 11:00 AM PST Monitoring […]

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July Partner SA Highlights – Learn About Opsee, Splunk, and Twistlock

Our Partner Solutions Architect (SA) teams work closely with APN Partners, and become very familiar with APN Partner solutions that are either built on, or integrate with, AWS. Needless to say, our SAs often discover APN Partner solutions that take advantage of AWS in unique and innovative ways to help solve customer needs. Each month, we’re […]

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Introducing the SaaS Enablement Framework for AWS Partners

The software as a service (SaaS) delivery model presents developers with a new landscape of technical, operational, and deployment considerations. Fully embracing the agility profile of SaaS often means re-thinking the fundamentals of how you approach your business. This is further complicated by the fact that there is no single strategy for implementing SaaS solutions. […]

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Migrating Applications to SaaS: Rethinking Your Design

In my previous blog post in this series, I outlined some strategies for migrating applications to the software as a service (SaaS) model. That first post focused on minimally invasive approaches that allowed organizations to move existing solutions to AWS without altering the fundamentals of their application’s design or architecture. While limiting the moving parts […]

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How to Deploy a High Availability Web Service on AWS Using Spotinst

Working as a solutions architect with AWS partners, one of my many areas of focus is on reducing the cost of infrastructure for members of the AWS Partner Network.  I review infrastructure design and methodologies in order to improve operational efficiencies with an emphasis on cost reduction.  A part of that review identifies the optimal […]

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