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AWS Week in Review – September 28, 2015

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

Monday

September 28

Tuesday

September 29

Wednesday

September 30

Thursday

October 1

Friday

October 2

Sunday

October 4

New & Notable Open Source

  • Otto simplifies development and deployment.
  • SOPS uses KMS and PGP to manage encrypted files for distribution of secrets.
  • Interferon signals you when infrastructure or application issues arise.
  • reinvent-sessions-api is an API to the re:Invent session list.
  • eureka is an AWS Service registry for mid-tier load balancing and failover.
  • acli is an alternative CLI for AWS.
  • BasicConsumer is an example consume for Kinesis.
  • wt-aws-spotter manages EC2 Spot instances using webtasks.
  • ec2-management is a CLI for controlling and scaling DCE Matterhorn clusters on AWS.
  • TrendingTopics discovers what is trending anywhere in the world using big data tools on AWS.

New YouTube Videos

New Customer Success Stories

New SlideShare Presentations

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (San Francisco)

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (New York)

  • October 6 – AWS Pop-up Loft Trivia Night (6 – 8 PM).
  • October 7 – AWS re:Invent at the Loft – Keynote Live Stream (11:30 AM – 1:30 PM).
  • October 8 – AWS re:Invent at the Loft – Keynote Live Stream (12:00 PM – 1:30 PM).
  • October 8 – AWS re:Invent at the Loft — re:Play Happy Hour! (7 – 9 PM).

Upcoming Events at the AWS Loft (Berlin) – Register Now

  • 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) – Register Now

  • October 7 – Amazon DynamoDB (10 AM).
  • October 7 – Amazon Machine Learning (1 PM).
  • October 7 – Innovation & Amazon: Building New Customer Experiences for Mobile and Home with Amazon Technology (3 PM).
  • October 7 – IoT Lab Session (4 PM).
  • October 8 – AWS Lambda (10 AM).
  • October 8 – Amazon API Gateway (1 PM).
  • October 8 – A DevOps Way to Security (3 PM).
  • October 9 – AWS Bootcamp: Architecting Highly Available Applications on AWS (10 AM).
  • October 12 – Hands-on Labs Drop In (1 PM).
  • October 14 – Masterclass Live: Amazon EMR (10 AM).
  • October 14 – IoT on AWS (Noon).
  • October 14 – FinTech in the Cloud: How to build scalable, compliant and secure architecture with AWS (2 PM).
  • October 14 – AWS for Startups (6 PM).
  • October 15 – AWS Container Day (10 AM).
  • October 16 – HPC in the Cloud Workshop (2 – 4 PM).
  • October 19 – Hands-on Labs Drop In (1 PM).
  • October 20 – An Introduction to Using Amazon Web Services and the Alexa Skills Kit to Build Voice Driven Experiences + Open Hackathon (10 AM).
  • October 21 – Startup Showcase – B2C (10 AM).
  • October 21 – Chef Cookbook Workflow (6 PM).
  • October 22 – AWS Security Day (10 AM).
  • October 22 – Working with Planetary-Scale Open Data Sets on AWS (4 PM).
  • October 23 – AWS Booktamp: Taking AWS Operations to the Next Level (10 AM).
  • October 26 – Hands-on Labs Drop In (1 PM).
  • October 27 – IoT Hack Day: AWS Pop-up Loft Hack Series – Sponsored by Intel (10 AM).

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