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AWS Big Data & Analytics Sessions at Re:Invent 2017

We can’t believe that there are just few days left before re:Invent 2017. If you are attending this year, you’ll want to check out our Big Data sessions! The Big Data and Machine Learning categories are bigger than ever. This post highlights the sessions that will be presented as part of the Analytics & Big Data track, as well as relevant sessions from other tracks like Architecture, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, and IoT.

AWS re:Invent 2016 Registration is Now Open

Register now for the fifth annual AWS re:Invent, the largest gathering of the global cloud computing community. Join us in Las Vegas for opportunities to connect, collaborate, and learn about AWS solutions. There will be many opportunities for developers and data scientists working in big data to sharpen their skills and learn what’s coming next […]

AWS Big Data Analytics Sessions at re:Invent 2015

Roy Ben-Alta is a Business Development Manager – Big Data & Analytics If you will be attending re:Invent 2015 in Las Vegas next week, you know that you’ll have many opportunities to learn more about Big Data & Analytics on AWS at the conference–and this year we have over 20 sessions! The following breakout sessions compose this […]

Test drive two big data scenarios from the ‘Building a Big Data Platform on AWS’ bootcamp

Matt Yanchyshyn is a Sr. Manager for AWS Solutions Architecture AWS offers a number of events during the year such as our annual AWS re:Invent conference, the AWS Summit series, the AWS Pop-up Loft, and a variety of roadshows. All of these provide opportunities for AWS customers to attend talks focused on big data and […]

Dispatches from re:Invent – Day 4

Matt Yanchyshyn is a Principal Solutions Architect at AWS I now have a collection of napkins from customer dinners with various AWS technology solutions sketched on them.  This particular napkin is an Amazon DynamoDB schema design for a customer interested in using the new JSON document support to import a bunch of JSON files into […]

Dispatches from re:Invent – Day 3

Matt Yanchyshyn is a Principal Solutions Architect at AWS During the keynote on Wednesday we announced Amazon RDS for Aurora, a new high-performance and cost-effective relational database.  I heard from multiple AWS re:Invent attendees that they’re really excited about how AWS is innovating in the data storage space, and from a big data perspective it […]

Dispatches from re:Invent – Day 2

Matt Yanchyshyn is a Principal Solutions Architect at AWS Today hundreds of AWS customers participated in bootcamps at re:Invent, including three sessions in the big data space: Store, Manage, and Analyze Big Data in the Cloud, Real Time Data Processing and Analysis with Amazon Redshift and Amazon Kinesis and Building High-Performance Applications on DynamoDB.  Chris […]

Dispatches from re:Invent – Day 1

Matt Yanchyshyn is a Principal Solutions Architect at AWS The breakout sesisons at AWS re:Invent start on Wednesday, but plenty of people have already arrived and the product announcements have started. In the big data world, the Amazon DynamoDB team announced a sneak preview of an exciting new feature: DynamoDB Streams (  This will allow […]