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AWS Week in Review – May 18, 2015

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

Monday, May 18
Tuesday, May 19
Wednesday, May 20
Thursday, May 21
Friday, May 22

Upcoming Events

  • May 26 – Live Event (Edinburgh, Scotland) – Amazon Developer Networking Mixer.
  • May 28 – Live Event (Glasgow, Scotland) – Amazon Developer Networking Mixer.
  • May 28 – Webinar – Backup and Recovery Implementation: Case Study and Lessons Learned – with APN Partner Syscom and customer TenCate.
  • June 2 – Webinar – Data Science at Pebble: Analyzing Data to Make Smarter Watches – with APN Partner Treasure Data and customer Pebble.
  • June 3 – Webinar – How DoubleDown Delivers Fast and Scalable Analytics Using Amazon S3 and Snowflake – with APN Partner Snowflake and customer DoubleDown.
  • June 13 – Live Event (Arlington, VA) – Amazon Developer Day.
  • June 23 – Webinar – HIPAA for Startups: Best Practices for Architecting in the Cloud – with APN Partner Aptible and customer TelePharm.
  • June 24-26 – Live Event (London, England) – Windows on AWS Bootcamp for APN Partners.
  • AWS Summits.
  • AWS re:Invent.

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (San Francisco)

  • May 28 – Build Your Own Website: Making Web Development Fun and Easy.
  • June 1 – AWS Bootcamp Getting Started with AWS (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • June 2 – AWS Security Day (Noon – 3 PM).
  • June 4 – AWS Pop-up Loft Pitch Event and Pre-Summer Party (6 PM – 9 PM).
  • June 8 – Advanced AWS Bootcamp: Taking AWS Operations to the Next Level (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • June 9 – Cloud Innovation for Electronics, Semiconductor, and IoT (2 PM – 6 PM).
  • June 10 – AWS Educate Reception and Networking Event: Getting Started with Amazon’s Grants-Based Program and Free Tools for Students and Educators (6 PM – 9 PM).
  • June 11  – Big Data Analytics Loft Talks (6 – 8 PM).
  • June 15 – Amazon EC2 Container Service Deep Dive (1 – 2 PM).
  • June 16 – The Power of Logs and Machine Learning – Hosted by Splunk (11:30 AM – 4:30 PM).
  • June 16 -Fireside Chat with True Innovators, Jeremy Edberg (Reddit/Netflix) and Valentino Volonghi (Adroll) hosted by Dr. Werner Vogels CTO Amazon.com (6 – 9 PM).
  • June 17 – Hadoop Essentials with Cloudera (Noon – 4:30 PM).
  • June 18 – Behind the Scenes with Bugsnag: Responsive Infrastructure with AutoScaling (6 PM – 7:30 PM).
  • June 23 – Behind the Scenes with SignalFx-Operating a SaaS product at Scale with Microservices, DevOps, and Self-Service Monitoring ( 6 PM – 7:30 PM).
  • June 26 – AWS Pop-up Loft Hack Series Sponsored by Intel (10 AM – 6 PM).

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (New York)

  • June 25 – Chef Bootcamp (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • June 25 – Oscar Health (6:30 PM).
  • June 26 – AWS Bootcamp (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • June 29 – Chartbeat (6:30 PM).
  • June 30 – Picking the Right Tool for the Job (HTML5 vs. Unity) (Noon – 1 PM).
  • June 30 – So You Want to Build a Mobile Game? (1 PM – 4:30 PM).
  • June 30 – Buzzfeed (6:30 PM).
  • July 6 – AWS Bootcamp (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • July 7 – Dr. Werner Vogels (Amazon CTO) + Startup Founders (6:30 PM).
  • July 7 – AWS Bootcamp (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • July 8 – Sumo Logic Panel and Networking Event (6:30 PM).
  • July 9- AWS Activate Social Event (7:00 PM – 10 PM).
  • July 10 – Getting Started with Amazon EMR (Noon – 1 PM).
  • July 10 – Amazon EMR Deep Dive (1 PM – 2 PM).
  • July 10 – How to Build ETL Workflows Using AWS Data Pipeline and EMR (2 – 3 PM).
  • July 14 – Chef Bootcamp (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • July 15 – Chef Bootcamp (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • July 16 – Science Logic (11 AM – Noon).
  • July 16 – Intel Lustre (4 PM – 5 PM).
  • July 17 – Chef Bootcamp (10 AM – 6 PM).
  • July 22 – Mashery (11 AM – 3 PM).
  • July 23 – An Evening with Chef (6:30 PM).
  • July 29 – Evident.io (6:30 PM).
  • August 5 – Startup Pitch Event and Summer Social (6:30 PM).
  • August 25 – Eliot Horowitz, CTO and Co-Founder of MongoDB (6:30 PM).

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Jeff Barr is Chief Evangelist for AWS. He started this blog in 2004 and has been writing posts just about non-stop ever since.