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AWS Online Tech Talks – February 2017

The New Year is underway, so there is no better time to dive into learning more about the latest AWS services. Each month, we have a series of webinars targeting best practices and new service features in AWS Cloud.


February Online Tech Talks (formerly known as Monthly Webinar Series)

I am excited to share the webinars schedule for the month of February. Remember all webinars noted are free, but they may fill up quickly so be sure to register ahead of time. Webinars are typically one hour in length and scheduled times are in Pacific Time (PT) time zone.


Webinars featured this month are as follows:

Tuesday, February 14


10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Test your Android App with Espresso and AWS Device Farm


Wednesday, February 15

Big Data

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Amazon Elasticsearch Service with Elasticsearch 5 and Kibana 5


12:00 Noon – 1:00 PM: Deep Dive on AWS Mobile Hub for Enterprise Mobile Applications


Thursday, February 16


9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: DNS DDoS mitigation using Amazon Route 53 and AWS Shield


Tuesday, February 21


09:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Best Practices for NoSQL Workloads on Amazon EC2 and Amazon EBS

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Consolidate MySQL Shards Into Amazon Aurora Using AWS Database Migration Service


12:00 Noon – 1:00 PM: Getting Started with AWS IoT


Wednesday, February 22


10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Best Practices with IoT Security


12:00 Noon – 1:00 PM: Migrate from SQL Server or Oracle into Amazon Aurora using AWS Database Migration Service


Wednesday, February 23

Enterprise / Training

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: How to Prepare for AWS Certification and Advance your Career


10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Deep Dive on Elastic File System


12:00 Noon – 1:00 PM: Optimize MySQL Workloads with Amazon Elastic Block Store


Wednesday, February 24

Big Data

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Deep Dive of Flink & Spark on Amazon EMR

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Deep Dive on Amazon Redshift


The AWS Online Tech Talks series covers a broad range of topics at varying technical levels. These technical sessions are led by AWS solutions architects and engineers and feature live demonstrations & customer examples. You can check out the AWS online series here and the AWS on-demand webinar series on the AWS YouTube channel.

Tara W.