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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 – March 23, 2015

`Let’s take a quick look at what happened in AWS-land last week: Monday, March 23 A post on the provided a helpful pointer to some new documentation on Amazon S3 Client-side Crypto Meta Information. The disclosed the availability of a New Security and Compliance Workbook: IT-Grundschultz. Tuesday, March 24 We announced Cross-Region Replication for Amazon […]

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Amazon EMR Now Supports Amazon S3 Client-Side Encryption

Many AWS customers use to process huge amounts of data.  Built around Hadoop, EMR allows these customers to build highly scalable processing systems that can quickly and efficiently digest raw data and turn it into actionable business intelligence. EMR File System (EMRFS) enables Amazon EMR clusters to operate directly on data in , making it […]

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New – Cross-Region Replication for Amazon S3

We launched Amazon S3 nine years ago as of last week! Since that time we have added dozens of features, expanded across the globe, and reduced the prices for storage and bandwidth multiple times. You, our customers, have trusted us with your mission-critical data and have used S3 in thousands of interesting and unique ways. […]

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