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Deirdré Straughan

Author: Deirdré Straughan

Deirdré has been communicating about technology, and helping others to do so, for 30 years. She has written one book (so far); edited two more (so far); produced and delivered technical training; produced hundreds of videos and live streams of technical talks; written, edited, and managed blogs; and managed events. She has been applying this skill set to cloud computing since 2010, and to open source for even longer. She joined AWS in June, 2017, as Open Source Content Lead. In this role, among other tasks, she is managing editor of the AWS Open Source blog. You can find her at @deirdres on Twitter.

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Tuesday, November 27: Open Source Sessions Today at re:Invent

中文版 Please double-check the AWS re:Invent event catalog to confirm the date/time/venue for your session! Remember, this is not an exhaustive list! Also see the overview post Open Source at re:Invent 2018 for links to broad topic areas (e.g., containers) that are also about open source. 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM SPO06 – Maker Space […]

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Monday, November 26: Open Source Sessions Today at re:Invent

中文版 Please double-check the AWS re:Invent event catalog to confirm the date/time/venue for your session! Remember, this is not an exhaustive list! Also see the overview post Open Source at re:Invent 2018 for links to broad topic areas (e.g., containers) that are also about open source. 10:45 AM – 11:45 AM ANT395 – Using Apache […]

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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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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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Parallelizing S3 Workloads with s5cmd

This open source project comes from our customer community. It was developed by Peak Games to assist with their own S3 workflow, and includes features such as tab completion and built-in wild card support for files in S3 commands. Enjoy! – Deirdré Background Up until now, working on multiple objects on Amazon S3 from the […]

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SAM - What's next? You!

Open Source News Roundup: April 13, 2018

Open Source News from the AWS Summit San Francisco The AWS Summit in San Francisco on April 4th saw a slew of announcements, including some in open source: SAM Implementation is now open source! “In 2016, we launched SAM and opened up the SAM specification on this Github repo to invite collaborators. We’ve loved your […]

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