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Learn about AWS Services & Solutions – February 2019 AWS Online Tech Talks
Join us this February to learn about AWS services and solutions. The AWS Online Tech Talks are live, online presentations that cover a broad range of topics at varying technical levels. These tech talks, led by AWS solutions architects and engineers, feature technical deep dives, live demonstrations, customer examples, and Q&A with AWS experts. Register Now!
Note – All sessions are free and in Pacific Time.
Tech talks this month:
February 20, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Customer Showcase: Migration & Messaging for Mission Critical Apps with S&P Global Ratings – Learn how S&P Global Ratings meets the high availability and fault tolerance requirements of their mission critical applications using the Amazon MQ.
February 28, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT – Build AR/VR Apps with AWS: Creating a Multiplayer Game with Amazon Sumerian – Learn how to build real-world augmented reality, virtual reality and 3D applications with Amazon Sumerian.
February 18, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Deep Dive on Amazon Managed Blockchain – Explore the components of blockchain technology, discuss use cases, and do a deep dive into capabilities, performance, and key innovations in Amazon Managed Blockchain.
February 25, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – What’s New in Amazon EC2 – Learn about the latest innovations in Amazon EC2, including new instances types, related technologies, and consumption options that help you optimize running your workloads for performance and cost.
February 27, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT – Deploy and Scale Your First Cloud Application with Amazon Lightsail – Learn how to quickly deploy and scale your first multi-tier cloud application using Amazon Lightsail.
February 19, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Securing Container Workloads on AWS Fargate – Explore the security controls and best practices for securing containers running on AWS Fargate.
Data Lakes & Analytics
February 18, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT – Amazon Redshift Tips & Tricks: Scaling Storage and Compute Resources – Learn about the tools and best practices Amazon Redshift customers can use to scale storage and compute resources on-demand and automatically to handle growing data volume and analytical demand.
February 18, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Building Real-Time Applications with Redis – Learn about Amazon’s fully managed Redis service and how it makes it easier, simpler, and faster to build real-time applications.
February 21, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT – – Introduction to Amazon DocumentDB (with MongoDB Compatibility) – Get an introduction to Amazon DocumentDB (with MongoDB compatibility), a fast, scalable, and highly available document database that makes it easy to run, manage & scale MongoDB-workloads.
February 20, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT – Fireside Chat: DevOps at Amazon with Ken Exner, GM of AWS Developer Tools – Join our fireside chat with Ken Exner, GM of Developer Tools, to learn about Amazon’s DevOps transformation journey and latest practices and tools that support the current DevOps model.
February 28, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Enable Your Remote and Mobile Workforce with Amazon WorkLink – Learn about Amazon WorkLink, a new, fully-managed service that provides your employees secure, one-click access to internal corporate websites and web apps using their mobile phones.
Enterprise & Hybrid
February 26, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT – The Amazon S3 Storage Classes – For cloud ops professionals, by cloud ops professionals. Wallace and Orion will tackle your toughest AWS hybrid cloud operations questions in this live Office Hours tech talk.
February 26, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Bring IoT and AI Together – Learn how to bring intelligence to your devices with the intersection of IoT and AI.
February 19, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT – Getting Started with AWS DeepRacer – Learn about the basics of reinforcement learning, what’s under the hood and opportunities to get hands on with AWS DeepRacer and how to participate in the AWS DeepRacer League.
February 20, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Build and Train Reinforcement Models with Amazon SageMaker RL – Learn about Amazon SageMaker RL to use reinforcement learning and build intelligent applications for your businesses.
February 21, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Train ML Models Once, Run Anywhere in the Cloud & at the Edge with Amazon SageMaker Neo – Learn about Amazon SageMaker Neo where you can train ML models once and run them anywhere in the cloud and at the edge.
February 28, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Build your Machine Learning Datasets with Amazon SageMaker Ground Truth – Learn how customers are using Amazon SageMaker Ground Truth to build highly accurate training datasets for machine learning quickly and reduce data labeling costs by up to 70%.
February 27, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Maximize the Benefits of Migrating to the Cloud – Learn how to group and rationalize applications and plan migration waves in order to realize the full set of benefits that cloud migration offers.
February 27, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT – Simplifying DNS for Hybrid Cloud with Route 53 Resolver – Learn how to enable DNS resolution in hybrid cloud environments using Amazon Route 53 Resolver.
Productivity & Business Solutions
February 26, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Transform the Modern Contact Center Using Machine Learning and Analytics – Learn how to integrate Amazon Connect and AWS machine learning services, such Amazon Lex, Amazon Transcribe, and Amazon Comprehend, to quickly process and analyze thousands of customer conversations and gain valuable insights.
February 19, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Best Practices for Serverless Queue Processing – Learn the best practices of serverless queue processing, using Amazon SQS as an event source for AWS Lambda.
February 25, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT – Introducing AWS Backup: Automate and Centralize Data Protection in the AWS Cloud – Learn about this new, fully managed backup service that makes it easy to centralize and automate the backup of data across AWS services in the cloud as well as on-premises.