Featured Announcements

Introducing AWS Fargate - Run Containers Without Managing Servers


AWS Fargate is a technology for deploying and managing containers without having to manage any of the underlying infrastructure. You no longer have to worry about provisioning enough compute resources for your container applications. 

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Introducing Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Preview)


Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS) is a managed service that makes it easy for you to run Kubernetes on AWS without needing to install, operate, and maintain your own Kubernetes clusters.

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Introducing Service Discovery for Amazon ECS


Amazon ECS now includes integrated service discovery that makes it easy for your containerized services to discover and connect with each other.

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Recent Announcements

Date Announcement
April 10 Amazon ECS provides ECS-Optimized AMI metadata via SSM Parameters
March 26 AWS Fargate Platform Version 1.1 Adds Support for Task Metadata, Container Health Checks, and Service Discovery
March 22 Introducing Service Discovery for Amazon ECS
March 20 Amazon ECS Adds Support for shm-size and tmpfs Parameters
March 8 Amazon ECS  Supports Container Health Checks and Task Health Management
March 1 AWS Fargate Supports Container Workloads Regulated By ISO, PCI, SOC, and HIPAA
February 9 Target Tracking Available for Container Service Auto Scaling in Amazon ECS Console
February 2 Amazon ECS Adds New Endpoint to Access Task Metrics and Metadata
January 24 Amazon ECS and Amazon ECR Are Now Available in AWS GovCloud (US) Region
2017
December 28 Amazon ECS Now Supports Docker 17.09
December 22 Circuit Breaking Logic for the Amazon ECS Service Scheduler
December 14 Amazon ECS and Amazon ECR now available in São Paulo and Mumbai regions.
December 12 AWS CodePipeline Adds Support for Amazon ECS and AWS Fargate
December 8 Amazon Compute Service Level Agreement Extended to Amazon ECS and AWS Fargate
December 5 Amazon ECS Support for Windows Server Containers is Generally Available
November 29 Amazon ECS CLI Version 1.1.0 adds AWS Fargate Support
November 29
Introducing Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Preview)
November 29
Introducing AWS Fargate
November 14 View and Filter Amazon ECS Services
November 14 Amazon ECS Introduces Task Networking for Containers
November 7 Amazon ECS CLI Version 1.0.0
November 2 Amazon ECS Allows Containers to Directly Access Environmental Metadata
November 2
Amazon ECS Adds Support for Docker Device and Init Flags in Container Task Definitions
October 11 Introducing Lifecycle Policies for Amazon ECR
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