The Official AWS Podcast

The Official AWS Podcast is a podcast for developers and IT professionals looking for the latest news and trends in storage, security, infrastructure, serverless, and more. Join Simon Elisha and Nicki Stone for regular updates, deep dives and interviews. Whether you’re training machine learning models, developing open source projects, or building cloud solutions, the AWS Podcast has something for you.

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Head of Solution Architecture, Public Sector (ANZ)

Simon Elisha

Simon is a long-time Amazonian, passionate about helping customers get the most out of cloud technology. A pragmatic technologist at heart, Simon holds an Honours Degree in Information Systems from Monash University. Follow on Twitter.

Senior Technical Evangelist

Nicki Stone

Nicki brings with her 5 years of experience working in the software industry, first as a self-taught .NET developer, and then as a funded entrepreneur working on an HRTech startup for developers. She is very passionate about helping developers succeed on AWS and in general. Follow on Twitter.

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Top Episodes

Since 2012, the AWS Podcast and host Simon Elish have provided weekly updates on new AWS services across the cloud. Having hosted over 200 guests and dozens of companies from across industry, the podcast has become your source for the latest tips, tools, and use cases for AWS services. Check out these popular episodes to get a taste of what awaits.

Refactoring In the Cloud

Once an application is in the Cloud - are you done? In this episode, Simon & Glenn Gore (Lead Architect, AWS Solutions Architecture) revisit an architecture they deployed back in 2014 on AWS and refactor it "on the fly"! Learn more »

re:Invent Tuesday Night Update - LIVE Audience!

Simon & Jeff are joined by a live audience for the first time! Listen to some great updates and fun laughs from re:Invent 2018. Learn more »

Next Generation Security with Automated Reasoning

Byron Cook, Director of the Automated Reasoning Group, shares how automated reasoning is being leveraged across AWS, in areas such as verifying cryptographic protocols, deeper data protection measures and streamlining enterprise governance. Learn more »

Building Your Own Q&A Bot

Do your customers have questions they need answered 24/7? Ever wanted to build your own Q & A Bot? John Calhoun, AWS Solutions Architect, joins Simon to show you how! Learn more »