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AWS Week in Review – January 11, 2016

Let’s take a quick look at what happened in AWS-land last week:


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New & Notable Open Source

  • Sparta helps you to build & deploy Go functions in AWS Lambda.
  • Apex is a new serverless architecture for AWS Lambda.
  • AWSResco is a standalone SPA (Single Page Application) to get instance and reservation cost info for running infrastructure.
  • Bragg is a web framework for Lambda.
  • Kinesis-common is a common Java package for interacting with Kinesis.
  • aws-cloud-examples is a collection of files (CloudFormation templates) for testing and developing on AWS.
  • mock-aws-s3 is a simple interface that mocks the AWS SDK for Node.js.
  • Vominator is a CLI tool for managing AWS resources at scale.
  • get-aws-pricing queries AWS pricing information using the Price List API.
  • s3-utilities is a tool for undeleting files, folders, and entire buckets from S3 versioned buckets.

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Jeff Barr

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.