AWS News Blog

Links, Links, and More Links

I’m attacking my inbox with a shovel; here are just a few of the things I found within: First off, Rich Lafferty enumerates the most expensive things at Amazon. Fortunately, the $40,000 Super Bowl XL Opus MVP Edition is available for free shipping. There are 3 in stock as I write this, so be sure […]

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AWS Gathering at ETech – Register Now

If you will be coming to the Emerging Technology Conference next week, we’d like to invite you to a special gathering of AWS customers. To register, send  an email to aws@amazon.com . Other important ETech events include Amazon’s Werner Vogel’s talk about Building Scalable Infrastructure, which should go well with Don MacAskill’s threat to Set […]

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Attention Massachusetts Developers

I’ll be presenting to the New England VB Professionals Group in Waltham on Thursday, April 5th. Hope to see you there! If you’d like to meet on Friday, April 6 I still have some time open. Am planning to fly back out of Hartford, CT so anyone west of the Boston Metro area is welcome […]

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Two More Conferences

March and April is definitely conference season for us. Here are two more upcoming events: On Friday, March 23rd I will be judging the Under the Radar “Why Office 2.0” competition in Santa Clara, California. Registering through that link will entitle you to a $100 VIP discount. On Monday, March 27th I will be speaking […]

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The Start-up Project – Seattle – RSVP Now!

On Thursday, April 26th, Amazon Web Services and the Madrona Venture Group will be co-hosting The Start-Up Project in Seattle. Running from 2 to 7 PM, this fast-paced event is designed for entrepreneurs, founders and leaders of start-ups and early-stage companies, and VCs. We’ll have a couple of hours of demos and presentations with plenty […]

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Webmail.us

AWS user Bill Boebel of Webmail.us will be presenting at the upcoming ISPCON conference in Orlando, Florida. Bill’s talk will cover the use of Amazon S3 to create a successful email archiving service. Here’s the official description: With the advent of utility-based services such as the Amazon Web Services S3 Storage Grid, new applications and […]

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Upcoming Conferences – Spring 2007

Conference season gets underway for the AWS Developer Relations team later this month. We will be speaking at and/or exhibiting at a number of events. Here’s our itinerary: March 19-23, SDWest in Santa Clara, California. AWS developers can get registere here and get a free expo pass (or $300 off of a VIP pass) using […]

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Avoid the Crunch, go Web-Scale

Over at TechCrunch, Mike Arrington recently shared some of his concerns about linking to up and coming new sites. Any site featured on TechCrunch will see a huge inflow of traffic when seemingly everyone the tech world visits it within the course of a couple of hours to check it out: Theres a spike, and […]

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Meet me in Provo Next Week!

I am heading down to Provo, Utah next week to speak to the Utah Valley Ruby Brigade on the night of the 13th. I had a couple of leads for interesting meetings during the day, but they didnt’ pan out. If you would like to chat about the Amazon Web Services and are in the […]

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