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How to Accelerate Migrations to AWS with CloudEndure – AWS Online Tech Talks

How to Accelerate Migrations to AWS with CloudEndure – AWS Online Tech Talks

How to Accelerate Migrations to AWS with CloudEndure – AWS Online Tech Talks
The complexity of enterprise IT environments with diverse infrastructure and OS types, monolithic legacy applications, mission critical databases, compatibility issues, and continuously changing workloads can make cloud migrations challenging. And don’t forget your business’ demands for the project – limited downtime, no performance disruption, and tight timelines with limited budget. In this tech talk, we’ll show you how our recent acquisition of CloudEndure can help you simplify, expedite, and automate large-scale migrations to AWS.

Learning Objectives:
– Identify common migration challenges and how you can overcome them
– Understand how to reduce time, risk, and specialized skill sets needed for complex migration projects
– See how you can minimize performance disruption during replication and shorten cutover windows to minutes

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Battling the Opioid Crisis with Help from the Cloud

Battling the Opioid Crisis with Help from the Cloud

Battling the Opioid Crisis with Help from the Cloud
This session reconvenes founding members of the AWS Opioid Crisis Council, as well as new members and supporters, to discuss how AWS has been teaming with governments and technology partners to collaboratively address the Opioid Crisis since its declaration as a national public health emergency in 2017. A panel of public sector customers will share details on how they have implemented cloud-based solutions across agencies in multiple levels of government to securely ingest, analyze, and distribute citizen data in support of programs designed to address substance abuse and behavioral health in their communities. You will also learn about customers from regions throughout the country who are just embarking on their journey to addressing the opioid crisis, and how they are developing proofs of concept to showcase the potential of the cloud in accelerating their efforts. By the conclusion of the session, you will be provided with simple guidance on how to leverage best practices and get started on addressing the opioid crisis in your respective areas.

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SkyScanner: Building Highly-Available, Multi-Region Kubernetes Clusters on 100% Amazon EC2 Spot

SkyScanner: Building Highly-Available, Multi-Region Kubernetes Clusters on 100% Amazon EC2 Spot

SkyScanner: Building Highly-Available, Multi-Region Kubernetes Clusters on 100% Amazon EC2 Spot
In this episode of This is My Architecture – https://amzn.to/2KiNET9, Paul from Skyscanner shows how they build their Kubernetes clusters with 100% Amazon EC2 Spot instances. What’s the secret to making this reliable at scale? Diversification—multiple Availability Zones, multiple Regions, multiple clusters, and multiple Amazon EC2 instance types. You’ll learn how they leverage EC2 Spot, Auto Scaling, ELB and some novel design patterns to make their Kubernetes clusters both cost-effective and highly-available.

Host: Matt Yanchyshyn, Director, Solutions Architecture, AWS
Customer: Paul Gillespie, Sr. Principal at Skyscanner

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Building a Smarter Digital Accessibility Strategy

Building a Smarter Digital Accessibility Strategy

Building a Smarter Digital Accessibility Strategy
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In 2018, over 2,250 web accessibility lawsuits were filed, representing a 181% increase from 2017. As a result, both the public and private sectors are facing increased pressures to roll out ADA plans that mitigate the risks of lawsuits, fines, and press nightmares. From translating your website into a second language to digitizing PDFs, technology must be designed with all kinds of users in mind.

Our panel of experts share how to leverage technology to create a smart accessibility playbook with a clear execution plan. They share lessons learned from existing governments that are helping set the standard and the benefits and gains to businesses that adopt to a smart accessibility strategy.

Speakers:
Walei Sabry, Digital Accessibility Coordinator, NYC
Thomas Logan, Co-founder & CEO, Equal Entry
Regine Gilbert, Adjunct Professor at NYU Tandon School of Engineering

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Creating a Mindful Remote Startup Culture

Creating a Mindful Remote Startup Culture

Creating a Mindful Remote Startup Culture
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GitLab Co-founder & CEO, Sid Sijbrandij, Thrive Global CTO, Cheryl Porro, and InVision Vice President, Mike Davidson, sit down with Stewart Aslop, host of the Crazy Wisdom podcast, to discuss the relationship between building a startup and the unrelenting stress it can cause on remote workforces. From meditation apps to 20-min virtual coffee chats, the panel shares how getting creative and instilling a mindful culture can break down silos with remote teams, promote employee well-being, and boost engagement.

The panel also shares lessons learned from their journey to a high-growth startup, tips on staying motivated, and how to stay sane in a not always sane environment.

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Hi.Res.Cam: High Performance Object Detection with AWS Lambda, Amazon Rekognition, and TensorFlow

Hi.Res.Cam: High Performance Object Detection with AWS Lambda, Amazon Rekognition, and TensorFlow

Hi.Res.Cam: High Performance Object Detection with AWS Lambda, Amazon Rekognition, and TensorFlow
In this episode of This Is My Architecture – https://amzn.to/2D7yeff. Florian Jakob from Hi.Res.Cam walks us through their image analysis solution on AWS. The platform ingests, analyzes, and serves millions of high-resolution images per day. High.Res.Cam applies machine learning algorithms to categorize scenes and detect objects. Learn how to achieve this with Amazon Rekognition and TensorFlow.

Host: Daniel Geske, Sr. Solutions Architect, AWS
Customer: Florian Jakob, General Manager, Hi.Res.Cam GmbH

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AWS Container Day – Introduction to EKS Workshop

AWS Container Day – Introduction to EKS Workshop

AWS Container Day – Introduction to EKS Workshop
Learn more about EKS on AWS at – https://amzn.to/2I7seWL.
Missed the AWS Container Day 2019 in Barcelona? Learn more about the EKS workshop. It is a great introduction to learn how to deploy your first cluster to EKS.

Try out the workshop: https://eksworkshop.com/

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AWS Container Day- Keynote with Bob Wise

AWS Container Day- Keynote with Bob Wise

AWS Container Day- Keynote with Bob Wise
Learn more about EKS on AWS at – https://amzn.to/2Wx5ow1.
Missed the AWS Container Day 2019 in Barcelona? In this opening keynote, EKS GM Bob Wise covers how we got to our current container landscape, container best practices, and how EKS has developed in the past year of general availability. We also learn how AWS has contributed to the open source community.

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AWS Container Day – Amazon EC2 Spot Instances

AWS Container Day – Amazon EC2 Spot Instances

AWS Container Day – Amazon EC2 Spot Instances
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Missed the AWS Container Day 2019 in Barcelona? In this session, we look into how you can get started with Amazon EC2 Spot Instances, which allow you to take advantage of unused EC2 capacity in the AWS cloud. Spot Instances are available at up to a 90% discount compared to On-Demand prices. We also cover best practices to ensure success with Spot instances.

Learn more EC2 Spot Instances: https://aws.amazon.com/ec2/spot/

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AWS Container Day – ML with Kubernetes

AWS Container Day – ML with Kubernetes

AWS Container Day – ML with Kubernetes
Learn more about EKS on AWS at – https://amzn.to/2KH6GSA.
Missed the AWS Container Day 2019 in Barcelona? In this session, we discuss Machine Learning on Kubernetes and the advantages for running it on AWS. We also show you a demo of the updates to Escalator – a cluster auto scaling component tuned for batch/ML workloads, and EC2 GPU instance autoscaling.

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