's NewThe AWS Cloud platform expands daily. Learn about announcements, launches, news, innovation and more from Amazon Web (Amazon Web Services)Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:46:20 +0000Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:46:20 +0000's NewThe AWS Cloud platform expands daily. Learn about announcements, launches, news, innovation and more from Amazon Web Services. WAF Now Supports Geographic Match<p>Today, we are excited to announced new Geographic (Geo) Match Conditions in AWS WAF. This new condition type allows you to use AWS WAF to restrict application access based on the geographic location of your viewers. With geo match conditions you can choose the countries from which AWS WAF should allow access.&nbsp;</p>Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:28:24 +0000general:products/aws-wafaws@amazon.com WAF Now Supports Regular Expressions (Regex)<p>Today, we are excited to announce Regular Expression (regex) support in AWS WAF. Regex complements the string match conditions previously available in AWS WAF, allowing you to match more sophisticated request patterns when inspecting and filtering web requests.&nbsp;</p>Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:28:20 +0000general:products/aws-wafaws@amazon.com your Amazon Elasticsearch Service domains using slow logs<p>Amazon Elasticsearch Service now lets you enable slow logs, which provide valuable information for optimizing and troubleshooting your search and indexing operations. The slow logs are published to the Amazon CloudWatch Logs service and can be turned on or off at will. You only need to pay for the CloudWatch charges that you incur based on your usage. No additional Amazon Elasticsearch Service fees apply.&nbsp;</p>Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:09:42 +0000general:products/amazon-elasticsearch-serviceaws@amazon.com Elastic Beanstalk Supports Ability to Update Tags<p>Elastic Beanstalk allows you to add, delete, or update user defined tags leveraging API, SDK, <a href="" target="_blank">Management console</a>, <a href="/cli/">AWS Command Line Interface (CLI)</a>, or <a href="" target="_blank">Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (CLI)</a>.</p>Fri, 13 Oct 2017 19:21:06 +0000general:products/aws-elastic-beanstalkaws@amazon.com EMR now supports I3 instances<p>You can now create Amazon EMR clusters with I3 instances, the next generation of Amazon EC2 Storage Optimized instances. This is available for Amazon EMR clusters with release 5.9.0 and later. For pricing information, please visit:&nbsp;<a href="/emr/pricing/"></a></p>Thu, 12 Oct 2017 22:20:20 +0000general:products/amazon-emraws@amazon.com Polly Releases Two New Voices and is Now Available in Asia Pacific (Tokyo) Region<p>Introducing <a href="" target="_blank">Matthew</a> and <a href="" target="_blank">Takumi</a> – the latest additions to the Amazon Polly text-to-speech portfolio.</p>Thu, 12 Oct 2017 22:05:21 +0000general:products/amazon-polly,marketing:industry/artificial-intelligence,marketing:marchitecture/artificial-intelligenceaws@amazon.com a Sophos Outbound Web Proxy on the AWS Cloud with New Quick Start<p>This new Quick Start automatically deploys an outbound web filtering proxy on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud, using the Sophos Unified Threat Management (UTM) virtual appliance. In addition, it uses Sophos Outbound Gateway to extend security to multiple virtual private clouds (VPCs).&nbsp;</p>Thu, 12 Oct 2017 17:13:37 +0000aws@amazon.com and Microsoft Announce Gluon to Simplify Deep Learning for Developers<p>Today Amazon Web Services and Microsoft announced a new deep learning library, called Gluon, which allows developers of all skill levels to prototype, build, train and deploy sophisticated machine learning models for the cloud, devices at the edge and mobile apps.<br /> </p>Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:47:57 +0000marketing:marchitecture/artificial-intelligenceaws@amazon.com RDS Reserved Instances Offer Instance Size Flexibility<p>Today we’re announcing enhancements to <a href="/rds/reserved-instances/">Amazon RDS Reserved Instances (RIs)</a> that make them more flexible and easier to use, helping you get the most out of your RI discount. RIs give you the option to reserve a database instance for a one or three year term, and in turn receive a significant discount compared to on-demand instance pricing.</p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 23:55:31 +0000general:products/amazon-rdsaws@amazon.com Lifecycle Policies for Amazon EC2 Container Registry<p>Amazon EC2 Container Registry (Amazon ECR) now allows you to create rules to automate image cleanup across your Amazon ECR repositories.</p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 23:33:13 +0000general:products/amazon-ecraws@amazon.com Redshift announces support for uppercase column names<p>You can now specify whether column names returned by SELECT statements are uppercase or lowercase. With this feature, you can now set a session-based parameter to enable your case-sensitive applications to easily query Amazon Redshift. For more information, see <a href="" target="_blank">describe_field_name_in_uppercase</a>&nbsp;in the Amazon Redshift Database Developer Guide.&nbsp;</p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 22:20:41 +0000general:products/amazon-redshiftaws@amazon.com Redshift announces support for LISTAGG DISTINCT<p>The LISTAGG aggregate function orders the rows for each group in a query according to the ORDER BY expression, then concatenates the values into a single string. With the new DISTINCT argument, you can now eliminate duplicate values from the specified expression before concatenating the values into a single string. For more information, see&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank">LISTAGG Function</a>&nbsp;in the Amazon Redshift Database Developer Guide.</p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 22:20:36 +0000general:products/amazon-redshiftaws@amazon.com SES Introduces Email Templates for Sending Personalized Email<p>Email is one of the most effective channels for customer engagement, but generic, one-size-fits-all emails typically have lower engagement rates. Amazon SES now includes the ability to create email templates, which you can use to send personalized emails to your customers.&nbsp;</p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 19:29:35 +0000general:products/amazon-sesaws@amazon.com AWS CodeStar Integration With GitHub<p><a href="/codestar/">AWS CodeStar</a>, which enables you to quickly develop, build, and deploy applications on AWS, now integrates with <a href="" target="_blank">GitHub</a>. Starting now, each AWS CodeStar project template will provide you an option to use GitHub as your version control system for the software projects you build with AWS.<br /> </p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 18:37:47 +0000general:products/aws-codestaraws@amazon.com CodePipeline Executions Support Push Events from AWS CodeCommit<p><a href="/codepipeline/">AWS CodePipeline</a> can now execute pipelines in response to push-based triggers from <a href="/codecommit/">AWS CodeCommit</a>. Previously, CodePipeline checked CodeCommit periodically to see if there was a change. Now, CodeCommit will send an <a href="/cloudwatch/">Amazon CloudWatch</a> Event when a change is committed to trigger a pipeline execution in CodePipeline. &nbsp;</p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 17:52:18 +0000general:products/aws-codepipeline,general:products/aws-codecommitaws@amazon.com CloudFront continues to add capacity to the Nordics, Western Europe, and Western United States with new locations in Stockholm, London, and Dallas!<p>The Amazon CloudFront team is excited to announce three additional Points of Presence located in Stockholm, London, and Dallas. Stockholm now has three Points of Presence, London now has five, and Dallas has four! These three network additions continue to expand Amazon CloudFront’s capacity in each region, ensuring that each end user’s experience is reliable, secure, and fast.<br /> </p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 17:05:24 +0000aws@amazon.com Inspector agents can now be installed via Run Command, and Amazon Inspector now supports Amazon Linux 2017.09<p>We are thrilled to announce another way for customers to install the Amazon Inspector agent on their EC2 instances. Customers can now use Amazon EC2 Systems Manager (SSM) Run Command to install the Inspector agent on a single instance or groups of instances. Previously, customers who wanted to install the Amazon Inspector agent on a fleet had to either manually install, or build their own installation script. With this launch, customers can use the <b>AmazonInspector-ManageAWSAgent </b>Systems Manager Document in Run Command. You can target instances you wish to install it on either by using tags or by providing instance ids. As an example, if you wanted to install the agent on all instances in an Inspector assessment target, you can specify the same tags used for creating that assessment target. &nbsp;</p>Wed, 11 Oct 2017 16:48:02 +0000general:products/amazon-inspector,general:products/amazon-ec2-systems-manageraws@amazon.com Now Provides Access to Query String Parameters, Country and Device Type Headers<p>Lambda@Edge enables you to personalize content with low latency, without having to manage origin servers. Starting today, Lambda@Edge makes it even easier to further personalize your content by giving you access to additional attributes of the request. You can now access query string parameters, country and device type headers in your AWS Lambda functions. With this capability, for instance, you can redirect your end users to country or language specific versions of your website based on your end user’s location from where the request was made. &nbsp;</p>Tue, 10 Oct 2017 22:33:41 +0000general:products/aws-lambda,general:products/amazon-cloudfrontaws@amazon.com ECR Now Available in Asia Pacific (Seoul) Region<p>Amazon EC2 Container Registry (Amazon ECR) is now available in the Asia Pacific (Seoul) region.&nbsp;</p>Tue, 10 Oct 2017 22:28:12 +0000general:products/amazon-ecs,general:products/amazon-ecraws@amazon.com you can configure Amazon side private Autonomous System Number for your Virtual Private Gateway<p>We are excited to announce support for configurable Autonomous System Number (ASN) for its <a href="/directconnect/">AWS Direct Connect (DX)</a> and VPN services to enhance use of their <a href="/vpc/">Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)</a>.&nbsp;</p>Tue, 10 Oct 2017 20:26:58 +0000general:products/aws-govcloud-us,general:products/amazon-vpcaws@amazon.com Load Balancing: Application Load Balancers now support multiple SSL certificates and Smart Certificate Selection using Server Name Indication (SNI)<p>We are pleased to announce support for multiple SSL certificates on Application Load Balancers using Server Name Indication (SNI). You can now host multiple secure (HTTPS) applications, each with its own SSL certificate, behind one load balancer. This greatly simplifies application management as many secure applications or multi-tenant SaaS applications can run behind the same load balancer.&nbsp;</p>Tue, 10 Oct 2017 18:33:46 +0000general:products/amazon-elastic-load-balancingaws@amazon.com ATADATA ATAmotion Migration Module integration with the AWS Migration Hub<p>Today, we are adding ATADATA ATAmotion as an integrated partner migration tool to provide more choices so you can use the migration tools that work best for your organization. For example, you can track server migrations from ATADATA ATAmotion alongside database migration from AWS Database Migration Service all in one central location in the Migration Hub. &nbsp;</p>Tue, 10 Oct 2017 16:13:04 +0000general:products/aws-migration-hubaws@amazon.com EC2 Elastic GPUs Now Support OpenGL 4.0 and Available in Two Additional Regions<p>We are excited to announce that Amazon EC2 Elastic GPUs now support OpenGL 4.0, and they are available in the US West (Oregon) and EU (Ireland) regions. To activate OpenGL 4.0 support for existing Amazon EC2 Elastic GPUs, simply stop and start your instances, and a new driver will be automatically installed in your instance to support OpenGL 4.0.&nbsp;</p>Mon, 09 Oct 2017 20:07:36 +0000general:products/amazon-ec2aws@amazon.com Start Update: Deploy Magento on the AWS Cloud with Amazon Aurora<p> AWS is pleased to release a major update to the Magento Quick Start reference deployment. This update adds support for Amazon Aurora as a relational database option, deployed using Amazon Relational Database System (Amazon RDS), in addition to Amazon RDS MySQL. The Quick Start also includes enhancements to the networking infrastructure through the deployment of Linux bastion hosts.</p>Fri, 06 Oct 2017 20:48:05 +0000marketing:marchitecture/aws-marketplace-and-partnersaws@amazon.com Database Migration Service Adds Amazon S3 and Azure SQL Database as Sources<p><a href="/dms/">AWS Database Migration Service (DMS)</a> has added Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) and Azure SQL Database as migration sources. Amazon S3 is object storage with a simple web interface to store and retrieve any amount of data. Now that S3 is supported as both a source and a target, you can easily move your data between S3 buckets and any database supported by DMS.</p>Thu, 05 Oct 2017 23:33:47 +0000general:products/