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AWS Week in Review – September 21, 2015

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

Monday

September 21

Tuesday

September 22

Wednesday

September 23

Thursday

September 24

Friday

September 25

New & Notable Open Source

  • saws is a supercharged AWS Command Line Interface (CLI).
  • JAWS  is the server-less application framework.
  • aws-vault is a vault for securely storing and accessing AWS credentials in development environments.
  • iamy is an IAM import and export tool.
  • amazon-ecs-plugin is an EC2 Container Service plugin for Jenkins.
  • calypso is a set of tools for better Docker deployments to AWS Elastic Beanstalk.
  • s3-photo-archiver implements archival storage of photo and video media in S3.
  • shepherd is a framework for building APIs using AWS API Gateway and Lambda.
  • ish lets you SSH to an EC2 server based on name tag, AMI, autoscaling group, or instance ID.

New SlideShare Presentations

New Customer Success Stories

  • Canal+ -Mobile and personalized cable television offers.
  • Cinémur -Mobile app to rate and comment on movies.
  • Cydar -3D overlays for X-ray guided procedures.
  • Eyeota – Data collection and analysis for online publishers.
  • Healthcare.gov – Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
  • Localytics -Marketing and analytics for major brands.
  • Peak – Brain training app.
  • Realeyes – Business intelligence via emotion analytics.

New YouTube Videos

New Marketplace Applications

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (San Francisco)

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (New York)

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (Berlin)

  • October 15 – An overview of Hadoop & Spark, using Amazon Elastic MapReduce (9 AM).
  • October 15 – Processing streams of data with Amazon Kinesis (and other tools) (10 AM).
  • October 15 – STUPS – A Cloud Infrastructure for Autonomous Teams (5 PM).
  • October 16 – Transparency and Audit on AWS (9 AM).
  • October 16 – Encryption Options on AWS (10 AM).
  • October 16 – Simple Security for Startups (6 PM).
  • October 19 – Introduction to AWS Directory Service, Amazon WorkSpaces, Amazon WorkDocs and Amazon WorkMail (9 AM).
  • October 19 – Amazon WorkSpaces: Advanced Topics and Deep Dive (10 AM).
  • October 19 – Building a global real-time discovery platform on AWS (6 PM).
  • October 20 – Scaling Your Web Applications with AWS Elastic Beanstalk (10 AM).

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (London)

  • September 28 – Introduction to Funding and Pitching (5 PM).
  • September 29 – Masterclass Live: Amazon EC2 (10 AM).
  • September 29 – AWS CodeDeploy: Getting Started (1 PM).
  • September 29 – Amazon EC2 Container Service: Getting Started (3 PM).
  • September 29 – Cohesive Networks – Ensuring a secure foundation for your AWS Containers (4 PM).
  • September 29 – AWS for Startups (5 PM).
  • September 30 – IoT Lab Session (9 AM).
  • September 30 – Defining VPC Based Web Apps in AWS CloudFormation (10 AM).
  • September 30 – Startup Showcase – B2B (1 PM).
  • October 16 – HPC in the Cloud Workshop (2 – 4 PM).
  • October 22 – Working with Planetary-Scale Open Data Sets on AWS (2 – 4 PM).

Help Wanted

Stay tuned for next week! In the meantime, follow me on Twitter and subscribe to the RSS feed.

Jeff;