AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog
Meet Our Newest AWS Ambassadors from 4Q 2022 and Explore the Latest Ambassador Activities
The AWS Ambassador Program is a vibrant worldwide community of technical experts, known as AWS Ambassadors, who are prominent leaders and passionate about sharing their AWS technical expertise. They author blogs and whitepapers, create and deliver public presentations, and contribute to open source projects. Our Ambassadors evangelize AWS via social media and facilitate peer-to-peer learning by presenting at conferences, leading workshops, and hosting user group events.
Enhance Customer Experience Through Real-Time Sentiment Analysis with Confluent on AWS
While batch analyzing text data has its own merits, learn about a simple, cost-effective, and efficient solution to analyze sentiment in real time. Confluent is an AWS Data and Analytics Competency Partner that makes it easy to capture and process data in real time and connect your applications, data systems, and entire organization with real-time data flows. It offers a resilient and scalable data streaming platform based on Apache Kafka, delivered as a fully managed service.
Network Access Patterns of AWS Lambda for Confluent Cloud
With its event-driven nature, AWS Lambda provides seamless integration with modern-day platforms like Confluent Cloud. Explore best practices to set up network access paths for Lambda when integrating with Confluent Cloud, and review details about various resources like connectors, Kafka endpoints, and private links, as well as ways to establish connectivity between them and Lambda. Founded by the creators of Apache Kafka, Confluent enables organizations to harness business value from stream data.
Setting Data in Motion at the Mobile Edge with AWS Wavelength and Confluent
One of the most exciting evolutions in cloud computing is the proliferation of hybrid cloud and edge computing services. Learn how the Confluent for AWS Wavelength solution was developed to bring Confluent’s data-in-motion technology to the network edge. We’ll demonstrate how the solution extends Confluent for Kubernetes (CFK) to Amazon EKS self-managed nodes in AWS Wavelength Zones to create a geo-distributed Kafka cluster at-scale for industrial IoT and low-latency 5G use cases.
Congrats to Our 2022 AWS Ambassador Award Winners and Meet the Newest Ambassadors
The AWS Ambassador Program is a vibrant worldwide community of technical experts from AWS Partner Network (APN) services and software partners. We are honored to recognize the AWS Ambassadors who show technical depth with multiple AWS Certifications and provide exemplary contributions to the AWS community. We are also excited to introduce our newest AWS Ambassadors who were welcomed into the program during Q3 2022.
Say Hello to 75 New AWS Competency, Service Delivery, Service Ready, and MSP Partners Added in March
We are excited to highlight 75 AWS Partners that received new designations in March for our global AWS Competency, AWS Managed Service Provider (MSP), AWS Service Delivery, and AWS Service Ready programs. These designations span workload, solution, and industry, and help AWS customers identify top AWS Partners that can deliver on core business objectives. AWS Partners are focused on your success, helping customers take full advantage of the business benefits AWS has to offer.
Say Hello to 60 New AWS Competency, Service Delivery, Service Ready, and MSP Partners Added in January
We are excited to highlight 60 AWS Partners that received new designations in January for our global AWS Competency, AWS Managed Service Provider (MSP), AWS Service Delivery, and AWS Service Ready programs. These designations span workload, solution, and industry, and help AWS customers identify top AWS Partners that can deliver on core business objectives. AWS Partners are focused on your success, helping customers take full advantage of the business benefits AWS has to offer.
AWS Partner Differentiation Programs Help You Find the Right Partner for the Right Job
With more than 100,000 AWS Partners across the globe, how do you find the right partner for the right job? AWS Partner Network (APN) differentiation programs help customers find a short list of trusted cloud partners with diverse expertise. Learn about the four APN programs that provide technical validation based on AWS services, workloads, use cases, industries, and managed services: Service Delivery, Service Ready, Competency, and Managed Service Provider (MSP).
Meet Our Newest APN Ambassadors and Explore Their Latest Expertise
The APN Ambassador Program is a vibrant worldwide community of technical experts from AWS Partner Network (APN) Consulting and ISV Partners. Local AWS communities are a vital resource for cloud professionals around the world, and many of these are hosted by APN Ambassadors. Members of local communities look to their leaders to provide guidance and mentorship on how to build AWS skills, solve technical problems, and grow their careers.
Low Latency Real-Time Cache Updates with Amazon ElastiCache for Redis and Confluent Cloud Kafka
Founded by the creators of Apache Kafka, Confluent offers a platform for data in motion that enables processing data as real-time streams across on-premises and AWS. Learn how to power a logistics and inventory system with microsecond read performance powered by Amazon ElastiCache for Redis and durable streaming with Kafka powered by Confluent Cloud. You can use this pattern for building streaming applications and other broad sets of use cases with asynchronous requirements for low latency reads.