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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 GovCloud (US) Update – AWS Key Management Service Now Available

The provides you with seamless, centralized control over your encryption keys. As I noted when we launched the service (see my post, New AWS Key Management Service, for more information), this service gives you a new option for data protection and relieves you of many of the more onerous scalability and availability issues that inevitably […]

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AWS Week in Review – April 27, 2015

Let’s take a quick look at what happened in AWS-land last week: Monday, April 27 We announced Improved JSON Editing and Key Condition Expressions for DynamoDB. We announced Vault Access Policies for Amazon Glacier. We announced that the EC2 Container Service is now Available in the Asia Pacific (Sydney) Region. The Realestate.com.au Tech Blog announced […]

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New AWS Quick Start – SAP Business One, version for SAP HANA

We have added another AWS Quick Start Reference Deployment. The new SAP Business One, Version for SAP HANA document will show you how to get on the fast track to plan, deploy, and configure this enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. It is powered by SAP HANA, SAP’s in-memory database. This deployment builds on our existing […]

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DynamoDB Update – Improved JSON Editing & Key Condition Expressions

Thousands of customers use to build popular applications for Gaming (Battle Camp), Mobile (The Simpsons Tapped Out), Ad-tech (AdRoll), Internet-of-Things (Earth Networks) and Modern Web applications (SmugMug). We have made some improvements to DynamoDB in order to make it more powerful and easier to use. Here’s what’s new: You can now add, edit, and retrieve […]

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AWS Week in Review – April 20, 2015

Let’s take a quick look at what happened in AWS-land last week: Monday, April 20 We announced the NOAA Big Data Project. The discussed the AWS Toolkit for Eclipse Integration with AWS OpsWorks. The continued with the re:viewing re:Invent series with a focus on the architecture track. The Cloud Academy Blog discussed Virtual Private Clouds […]

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