AWS Developer Blog

Snippet: Creating Amazon DynamoDB Tables

by Jason Fulghum | on | in Java* | Permalink | Comments |  Share

In many applications, it’s important to make sure your code handles creating any resources that it needs in order to run. Otherwise, you’ll have to manually create those resources whenever you want to run your application with a new AWS account. For example, if you have an application that needs to store data in an […]

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VPC and AWS Elastic Beanstalk

by Norm Johanson | on | in .NET* | Permalink | Comments |  Share

We recently released a new version of our AWS Elastic Beanstalk .NET container which, like the other Beanstalk containers, is based on AWS CloudFormation and lets you take advantage of all the latest features that have been added to Beanstalk. One of the exciting new features is the ability to deploy into Amazon VPC. The […]

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Working with Regions in the AWS SDK for .NET

by Norm Johanson | on | in .NET* | Permalink | Comments |  Share

In earlier versions of the AWS SDK for .NET, using services in regions other than us-east-1 required you to create a config object for the client set the ServiceURL property on the config construct a client using the config object Here’s an example of what that looks like for Amazon DynamoDB: var config = new AmazonDynamoDBConfig { […]

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Streaming Amazon S3 Objects From a Web Server

by Michael Dowling | on | in PHP | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Have you ever needed a memory-efficient way to stream an Amazon S3 object directly from your web server to a browser? Perhaps your website has its own authorization system and you want to limit access to a file to only users who have purchased it. Or maybe you need to perform a specific action each […]

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Release: AWS SDK for PHP 2.4.5

by Michael Dowling | on | in PHP | Permalink | Comments |  Share

We would like to announce the release of version 2.4.5 of the AWS SDK for PHP. This release adds support for using the Redis cache engine software with Amazon ElastiCache. Changelog Amazon ElastiCache now offers the Redis cache engine software, in addition to Memcached. Customers who currently use Redis can optionally "seed" a new ElastiCache […]

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AWS Service Provider for Laravel 1.1.0

by Jeremy Lindblom | on | in PHP | Permalink | Comments |  Share

We would like to announce the availability of version 1.1.0 of the AWS Service Provider for Laravel. This release updates the config handling logic of the service provider and provides a package-level configuration that can be published to your Laravel application via Artisan for easy customization. Are there any other features you would like to […]

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EC2Metadata

by Pavel Safronov | on | in .NET* | Permalink | Comments |  Share

A few months ago we added a helper utility to the SDK called EC2Metadata. This is a class that provides convenient access to EC2 Instance Metada. The utility surfaces most instance data as static strings and some complex data as .NET structures. For instance, the following code sample illustrates how you can retrieve the current […]

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Uploading to Amazon S3 with HTTP POST using the AWS SDK for .NET

by Norm Johanson | on | in .NET* | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Generally speaking, access to your Amazon S3 resources requires your AWS credentials, though there are situations where you would like to grant certain forms of limited access to other users. For example, to allow users temporary access to download a non-public object, you can generate a pre-signed URL. Another common situation is where you want […]

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Release: AWS SDK for PHP 2.4.4

by Jeremy Lindblom | on | in PHP | Permalink | Comments |  Share

We would like to announce the release of version 2.4.4 of the AWS SDK for PHP. This release updates the Amazon EC2 client to use the 2013-07-15 API version and fixes issues reported on the forums and GitHub. Changelog Added support for assigning a public IP address to a VPC instance at launch to the […]

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DynamoDB Session Store for Rack Applications

by Loren Segal | on | in Ruby* | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Today we are announcing a new RubyGem that enables your Ruby on Rails or Rack-based applications to store session data inside of Amazon DynamoDB. The gem acts as a drop-in replacement for session stores inside of Rails and can also run as a Rack middleware for non-Rails apps. You can read more about how to […]

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