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Jeff Barr

Author: Jeff Barr

Jeff Barr is Chief Evangelist for AWS. He started this blog in 2004 and has been writing posts just about non-stop ever since.

AWS Week in Review – December 3, 2012

Let’s take a quick look at what happened in AWS-land last week: Monday, December 3 We announced that Amazon DynamoDB is now avaiable in the AWS GovCloud (US). Tuesday, December 4 We announced that there are now Windows products in the AWS Marketplace. We introduced the AWS SDK for Node.js. Wednesday, December 5 We introduced […]

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AWS Expansion in Brazil – Elastic Beanstalk, Provisioned IOPS for EBS and RDS

We launched an AWS Region in Brazil almost a year ago, along with Portuguese and Spanish versions of the AWS Blog. Today we are adding the following new AWS functionality in the Region: AWS Elastic Beanstalk – You can now deploy and manage .NET, PHP, Python, Ruby, and Java applications in the AWS Cloud using […]

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Windows Wednesday – AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell

Tom Rizzo is back, with his second Windows Wednesday post! — Jeff; Over the years, we have introduced a number of tools that make it easy for Windows customers to use Amazon Web Services. We provide an SDK for .NET, an Elastic Beanstalk container for hosting .NET applications, an integrated toolkit for Visual Studio, and […]

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AWS Marketplace – Support for Windows Applications (ISVs Wanted)

Today we are opening up the AWS Markeplace to applications running on Microsoft Windows. We’re launching with an initial set of applications, with many more in the pipeline for release in the near future. If you are a Windows ISV (Independent Software Vendor), you should consider making your products available in the Marketplace. I’ll tell […]

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AWS Week in Review – November 26, 2012

Let’s take a quick look at what happened in AWS-land last week: Monday,  November 26 I published a new AWS Report featuring Venugopal Pai of Riverbed. Tuesday, November 27 We showed you how to Enable Single Sign-On to the AWS Management Console. I conducted live interviews from the floor of AWS re:Invent with Mike Culver, […]

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The New AWS Data Pipeline

Data. Information. . Business Intelligence. It’s all the rage these days. Companies of all sizes are realizing that managing data is a lot more complicated and time consuming than in the past, despite the fact that the cost of the underlying storage continues to decline. Buried deep within this mountain of data is the “captive […]

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Amazon ElastiCache – Now With Auto Discovery

Amazon ElastiCache gives you the power to improve application performance by adding a flexible, scalable caching layer between your application and your database. Today we are happy to announce a new feature that will make ElastiCache even easier to use. Our new Auto Discovery feature will allow your applications to automatically and transparently adapt to […]

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