AWS Developer Blog

Introducing DynamoDB Document API (Part 2)

In the previous blog, Introducing DynamoDB Document API (Part 1), we saw how to program against the DynamoDB Document API and produce code that is both easy to write and read.  But why is the API called the Document API, and how are JSON-style documents supported? This perhaps can best be explained, well, with code! […]

Read More

Getting Ready for re:Invent

AWS re:Invent 2014 is coming up fast. Steve Roberts and I are heading to Las Vegas and will be presenting a session where we discuss some of the latest features of the AWS SDK for .NET. We’ll also be hanging out in the Expo area at the AWS Developer Resources booth, so please drop by […]

Read More

Deploying Ruby on Rails Applications to AWS OpsWorks

To begin our series on using Ruby on Rails with Amazon Web Services, we are going to start at the beginning: deploying our application. Today, we will be deploying our application to AWS OpsWorks. Following along with this post, you should be able to deploy our "Todo Sample App" to AWS using OpsWorks, with your […]

Read More

Version 3 Preview of the AWS SDK

We’re excited to introduce you to the preview release of Version 3 of the AWS SDK for PHP! As of today, the preview release of Version 3 (V3) is available on GitHub and via Composer. Two years ago, we released Version 2 (V2) of the SDK. Since then, thousands of developers and companies have adopted […]

Read More

Introducing DynamoDB Document API (Part 1)

Amazon DynamoDB has recently announced the support of storing entire JSON-style document as single DynamoDB items. What is as exciting is that the AWS SDK for Java has come up with a new Document API that makes it easy and simple to access all the feaures of Amazon DynamoDB, including the latest document support, but […]

Read More

Blog Series: Ruby on Rails on Amazon Web Services

Welcome to a series on how to integrate Ruby on Rails apps with Amazon Web Services. In this series, we’re going to start from scratch with a simple app, and show you how to make it scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant. The Sample App For this blog series, we have built a sample app […]

Read More

AWS re:Invent 2014

Just a little over a month from now AWS re:Invent 2014 kicks off! This year, you’ll have over 20 different tracks to choose from – from Big Data to Web Development, and everything in between. The AWS SDK for Java team will be at AWS re:Invent this year, and presenting a session on using the […]

Read More

Amazon Cognito Credentials Provider

Amazon Cognito helps you create unique identifiers for your end users that are kept consistent across devices and platforms. Cognito also delivers temporary, limited-privilege credentials to your app to access AWS resources. With Amazon Cognito, your app can support unauthenticated guest users as well as users authenticated through a identity provider, such as Facebook, Google, […]

Read More

AWS SDK for Ruby V2 Preview Release

Version 2 of the AWS SDK for Ruby is available now as a preview release. If you use Bundler with some standard best-practices, you should be unaffected by the v2 release of the aws-sdk gem. This blog post highlights a few things you might want to be aware of. Installing V2 Preview Release V2 of […]

Read More

Object Lifecycles

When using the AWS SDK for .NET, you may find yourself wondering how to use various components of the SDK and, more importantly, how to properly dispose of resources once you are done with them. This blog post reviews the lifecycles of various SDK objects and the best practices for using them. Lifecycles There are […]

Read More