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AWS EKoSystem Day, Kubernetes Birthday Edition: A Day with the EKS Community

from Saptak Sen, Product Manager, Container Services, Amazon Web Services: Kubernetes is turning three next weekend. To celebrate the upcoming birthday, please join us online or in New York for AWS EKoSytem Day on July 19, 2018, at 10 AM EST. At the launch of Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS), more than […]

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Tracing End-to-End Performance of Messaging Applications Built on Apache Kafka Using AWS X-Ray

Developers are using microservices architecture to build large and complex distributed applications. Distributed applications provide flexibility to isolate issues to a specific microservice, and optimize that microservice independent of other microservices. While such distributed applications scale well, it can be challenging to identify performance issues in disparate parts of the application. AWS X-Ray helps developers […]

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Sailing with Spinnaker on AWS

We have recently begun contributing to an exciting open source project, Spinnaker from Netflix. Spinnaker is a cloud-based continuous delivery platform for releasing software changes rapidly and reliably. Spinnaker makes it easier for developers to focus on writing code without having to worry about the underlying cloud infrastructure. It integrates seamlessly with tools such as […]

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Building a Data Processing Pipeline with Amazon Kinesis Data Streams and Kubeless

If you’re already running Kubernetes, FaaS (Functions as a Service) platforms on Kubernetes can help you leverage your existing investment in EC2 by enabling serverless computing. The real significance of such platforms, however, lies in the number of data sources that can trigger the deployed function. The first part of this two-part series introduced one […]

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Raising Helm – to Enterprise Scale

A typical application deployed to Kubernetes consists of multiple manifests such as Deployment and Service for each microservice. Deploying these individual manifests can be challenging – this is where package managers like Helm come to the rescue. This post from Baruch Sadogursky of JFrog provides a status update on what is being done to make […]

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Integrating LDAP/AD Users to Kubernetes RBAC with the AWS-IAM-Authenticator Community Project

Our customers ask us how they can secure access to their Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS) or Kubernetes on EC2 clusters. Our enterprise customers have implemented Active Directory (AD), Active Directory Federated Services (ADFS), or Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) for identity and access management on-premises, and use AWS Identity and Access […]

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Open Source News Roundup: June 22, 2018

Next Week! Amazon Linux Launch Event Join us for an interactive event and discover how you can innovate faster using AWS services for Amazon Linux. Senior product leaders from Amazon will announce new features, provide interactive demos, and AWS Chief Evangelist Jeff Barr will share his insights. Afterwards, join us for drinks to celebrate and […]

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Style Dictionary Hackathon!

Hey, style-minded friends: Amazon is hosting a one-day-only event to make Style Dictionary even more awesome! It will take place on Friday, June 29th in Santa Cruz, CA. All you need to bring is a laptop and yourself! We will provide: A great place to hack away Awesome folks to work with / be around […]

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Twenty Years of Open Source at OSCON 2018

2018 marks twenty years of open source, and twenty years of OSCON. How better to celebrate two decades of open source, community, code, and collaboration than with a crowd of open source folks in Portland, Oregon? AWS is proud to be a Diamond sponsor at OSCON, to support the conference and the open source community, […]

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