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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.

Now Available: Version 1.0 of the AWS SDK for Go

Earlier this year, my colleague Peter Moon shared our plans to launch an AWS SDK for Go. As you will read in Peter’s guest post below, the SDK is now generally available! — Jeff; At AWS, we work hard to promote and serve the developer community around our products. This is one of the reasons […]

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New AWS Public Data Sets – TCGA and ICGC

My colleagues Angel Pizarro and Ariel Gold wrote the incredibly interesting guest post below. — Jeff; Today we are pleased to announce that qualified researchers can now access two of the world’s largest collections of cancer genome data at no cost on AWS as part of the AWS Public Data Sets program. Providing access to […]

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AWS Week in Review – November 9, 2015

Let’s take a quick look at what happened in AWS-land last week: Monday November 9 We announced the AWS Webinars for November 2015 – Learn About New Services and Best Practices. We announced that AWS Device Farm Now Supports Testing Your Apps Written in Swift. The discussing Using Amazon Kinesis Firehose. The showed you how […]

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AWS Week in Review – November 2, 2015

I have been traveling and got behind on my Week in Review posts. Here’s the day-by-day for late October’ I’ll catch up on everything else (code, presentations, videos, events, and so forth) in the post for the week of November 9th. Monday November 2 The noted that Great Leaders Make New Rules. We updated the […]

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AWS Week in Review – October 26, 2015

I have been traveling and got behind on my Week in Review posts. Here’s the day-by-day for late October; I’ll catch up on everything else (code, presentations, videos, events, and so forth) in the post for the week of November 9th. Monday October 26 We announced the New EC2 Run Command for Remote Instance Management […]

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City on a Cloud Challenge Winners – 2015

The Challenge Our City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge was designed to encourage local governments to use AWS to create innovative solutions to problems faced by local governments in the United States and other countries. Each year, we recognize winners in three categories: Best Practices, Dream Big, and Partners in Innovation. Over the years that […]

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