AWS Developer Blog

Version 2 Resource Interfaces

In version 1 of the AWS SDK for Ruby provides a 1-to-1 client class for each AWS service. For many services it also provides a resource-oriented interface. These resource objects use the client to provide a more natural object-oriented experience when working with AWS APIs. We are busy working resource interfaces for the v2 Ruby […]

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Supporting Windows Phone 8.1

When we introduced version 2 of AWS SDK for .NET, it included support for Windows Store 8 and Windows Phone 8. With the release of Windows Phone 8.1, the runtime environment has changed to make it similar to Windows Store apps and to support Universal Apps. This means that when you create a new Windows […]

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Response Paging

We’ve been busy working on version 2 of the AWS SDK for Ruby. One of the features we added recently was response paging. Paging in the Version 1 Ruby SDK In version 1 of the Ruby SDK provides collection classes for many AWS resources. These collections are enumerable objects that yield resource objects. iam = […]

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Subscribing Websites to Amazon SNS Topics

Amazon SNS allows you to create topics that have many different subscribers to receive the messages sent from the topic. Amazon SQS queues and emails are probably the most common type of consumers for a topic, but it is also possible to subscribe a website. Setting Up the Website The sample application creates a generic […]

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Release: AWS SDK for PHP – Version 2.6.12

We would like to announce the release of version 2.6.12 of the AWS SDK for PHP. This release adds support for new regions to the Kinesis client and new features to the AWS Support and AWS IAM clients. Install the SDK Install via Composer/Packagist (e.g., "aws/aws-sdk-php": "~2.6.12") Download the aws.phar Download the aws.zip

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Pausing and Resuming transfers using Transfer Manager

One of the really cool features that TransferManager now supports is pausing and resuming file uploads and downloads. You can now pause a very large file upload and resume it at a later time without having the necessity to re-upload the bytes that have been already uploaded. Also, this helps you survive JVM crashes as […]

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AWS SDK Core v2.0.0.rc12 Updates

We recently published v2.0.0.rc12 of the aws-sdk-core gem (https://github.com/aws/aws-sdk-core-ruby). This release merges the long-running normalized branch onto master. Upgrading Notes Please note, when updating to rc12, you may need to make some minor code changes. These are summarized below: Service modules now have a Client class, these should be used to construct API clients: # […]

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Follow up on Base64 Codec Performance

After we posted the previous blog, A Fast and Correct Base64 Codec, some readers expressed interest in getting more details about the comparison of various codecs’ performance. So this blog post is a quick follow-up with a side-by-side decode/encode performance comparison of various Base64 codec’s, including AWS SDK for Java, DataTypeConverter, Jakarta Commons Codec and […]

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Release: AWS SDK for PHP – Version 2.6.11

We would like to announce the release of version 2.6.11 of the AWS SDK for PHP. Added support for Amazon Cognito Identity Added support for Amazon Cognito Sync Added support for Amazon CloudWatch Logs Added support for editing existing health checks and associating health checks with tags to the Amazon Route 53 client Added the […]

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A Fast and Correct Base 64 Codec

In AWS, we always strive to make our tools and services better for our customers. One example is the recent improvement we made to the AWS Java SDK’s Base 64 encoding and decoding. In essence, we’ve replaced the use of Jakarta Commons Codec 1.x with a different implementation throughout the entire SDK. Why, you may […]

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