AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog

New APN Certification Distinctions Available

In an effort to help AWS Partner Network (APN) Partners showcase their customer obsession through AWS Certification achievement, we’ve launched APN Certification Distinctions. Historically, AWS Certifications have been an individual achievement. With APN Certification Distinctions, APN Partners will now have a chance to showcase how many active AWS Certifications their company has collectively achieved, providing […]

APN Partner Webinar Series – AWS Database Services

Want to dive deep and learn more about AWS Database offerings? This webinar series will provide you an exclusive deep dive into Amazon Aurora, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon DynamoDB. These webinars feature technical sessions led by AWS solutions architects and engineers, live demonstrations, customer examples, and Q&A with AWS experts. Check out these upcoming webinars and […]

How Signiant Uses AWS Lambda and Amazon DynamoDB to run its SaaS Solution on AWS

By Mike Deck, Partner Solutions Architect, AWS When AWS Lambda was launched in 2014, it unlocked an ability for AWS customers and partners to implement full-featured, scalable solutions without the need to deploy or manage any servers. I work with many SaaS partners who are now leveraging the serverless model for various components of their architecture. […]

New AWS Security Competency Partner Solution: Sophos Outbound Gateway

The following is a guest post from our friends at AWS Security Competency Partner Sophos.  Fun fact: Sophos is one of the first APN Partners to be featured on “This Is My Architecture”, a new video series that highlights innovative AWS architectural solutions. Check out the Sophos video: Many of our more security conscious customers in AWS consider […]

How to Contribute to the AWS Week in Review Blog Post!

APN Partners, we know that you’re regularly producing fantastic business and technical content. How would you like to highlight that content to a broad audience of AWS customers and AWS employees? Jeff Barr, Chief Evangelist at AWS, has recently revamped the AWS Week in Review, with the goal of making it very easy for you to submit contributions. From Jeff: […]

Upcoming Webinar: How To Drive Exponential Growth Using Unconventional Data Sources with Chartio, Segment, and AWS

Check out an upcoming webinar from Advanced APN Technology Partner and AWS Big Data Competency Partner, Chartio, entitled, “How To Drive Exponential Growth Using Unconventional Data Sources”. Dan Ahmadi, Director of Growth at Meteor, a large open source platform for building web and mobile apps, will discuss how Meteor uses Segment Sources, Amazon Redshift, and Chartio to combine multiple data sources […]

How to Build Sparse EBS Volumes for Fun and Easy Snapshotting

By Ian Scofield, Partner Solutions Architects – AWS By Mike Ruiz, Partner Solutions Architect – AWS If you are familiar with Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS) and the EBS volume snapshotting process, you may know that we recommend initializing – that is, reading every block – on volumes that have been created from snapshots […]