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AWS Online Tech Talks – August 2018

AWS Online Tech Talks are live, online presentations that cover a broad range of topics at varying technical levels. Join us this month to learn about AWS services and solutions. We’ll have experts online to help answer any questions you may have. We’ve also launched our first-ever office hours style tech talk, where you have the opportunity to ask questions to our experts! This month we’ll be covering Amazon Aurora and Backup to AWS. Register today and join us! Please note – all sessions are free and in Pacific Time.

Tech talks featured this month:

Compute

August 28, 2018 | 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT – High Performance Computing on AWS – Learn how AWS scale and performance can deliver faster time to insights for your HPC environments.

Containers

August 22, 2018 | 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT – Distributed Tracing for Kubernetes Applications on AWS – Learn how to use AWS X-Ray to debug and monitor Kubernetes applications.

Data Lakes & Analytics

August 22, 2018 | 01:00 PM – 02:00 PM PT – Deep Dive on Amazon Redshift – Learn how to analyze all your data – across your data warehouse and data lake – with Amazon Redshift.

August 23, 2018 | 09:00 AM – 09:45 AM PT – Deep Dive on Amazon Athena – Dive deep on Amazon Athena and learn how to query S3 without servers to manage.

Databases

August 21, 2018 | 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT – Accelerate Database Development and Testing on AWS – Learn how to build database applications faster with Amazon Aurora.

Office Hours: August 30, 2018 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – AWS Office Hours: Amazon Aurora – Opening up the Hood on AWS’ Fastest Growing Service – Ask AWS experts about anything on Amazon Aurora – From what makes Amazon Aurora different from other cloud databases to the unique ways our customers are leveraging it.

DevOps

August 22, 2018 | 09:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Amazon CI/CD Practices for Software Development Teams – Learn about Amazon’s CI/CD practices and how to leverage the AWS Developer Tools for similar workflows.

Enterprise & Hybrid

August 28, 2018 | 09:00 AM – 09:45 AM PT – Empower Your Organization with Alexa for Business – Discover how Amazon Alexa can act as an intelligent assistant and help you be more productive at work.

August 29, 2018 | 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT – Migrating Microsoft Workloads Like an Expert – Learn best practices on how to migrate Microsoft workloads to AWS like an expert.

IoT

August 27, 2018 | 01:00 PM – 02:00 PM PT – Using Predictive Analytics in Industrial IoT Applications – Learn how AWS IoT is used in industrial applications to predict equipment performance.

Machine Learning

August 20, 2018 | 09:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Machine Learning Models with TensorFlow Using Amazon SageMaker – Accelerate your ML solutions to production using TensorFlow on Amazon SageMaker.

August 21, 2018 | 09:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Automate for Efficiency with AI Language Services – Learn how organizations can benefit from intelligent automation through AI Language Services.

Mobile

August 29, 2018 | 01:00 PM – 01:45 PM PT – Building Serverless Web Applications with AWS Amplify – Learn how to build full stack serverless web applications with JavaScript & AWS.

re:Invent

August 23, 2018 | 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM PT – Episode 4: Inclusion & Diversity at re:Invent – Join Jill and Annie to learn about this year’s inclusion and diversity activities at re:Invent.

Security, Identity, & Compliance

August 27, 2018 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Automate Threat Migitation Using AWS WAF and Amazon GuardDuty – Learn best practices for using AWS WAF to automatically mitigate threats found by Amazon GuardDuty.

Serverless

August 21, 2018 | 01:00 PM – 02:00 PM PT – Serverless Streams, Topics, Queues, & APIs! How to Pick the Right Serverless Application Pattern – Learn how to pick the right design pattern for your serverless application with AWS Lambda.

Storage

Office Hours: August 23, 2018 | 01:00 PM – 02:00 PM PT – AWS Office Hours: Backing Up to AWS – Increasing Storage Scalability to Meet the Challenges of Today’s Data Landscape – Ask AWS experts anything from how to choose and deploy backup solutions in the cloud, to how to work with the AWS partner ecosystem, to best practices to maximize your resources.

August 27, 2018 | 09:00 AM – 09:45 AM PT – Data Protection Best Practices with EBS Snapshots – Learn best practices on how to easily make a simple point-in-time backup for your Amazon EC2 instances using Amazon EBS snapshots.

August 29, 2018 | 09:00 AM – 09:45 AM PT – Hybrid Cloud Storage with AWS Storage Gateway & Amazon S3 – Learn how to use Amazon S3 for your on-prem. applications with AWS Storage Gateway.

August 30, 2018 | 01:00 PM – 01:45 PM PT – A Briefing on AWS Data Transfer Services – Learn about your options for moving data into AWS, processing data at the edge, and building hybrid cloud architectures with AWS.

Robin Park

Robin Park