Tag: Recent Announcements

AWS IoT Things Graph now provides workflow monitoring with AWS CloudWatch

AWS IoT Things Graph now provides workflow monitoring with AWS CloudWatch

You can now monitor your AWS IoT Things Graph workflows using AWS CloudWatch metrics. You can collect metrics for workflow steps that are executed by AWS IoT Things Graph, including success count, failure count, and total count and then set alarm thresholds for each of these metrics within AWS CloudWatch.  For example, you can set alarms that watch for the number of flows that have failed, and send notifications to a downstream application or to an operator.

from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/10/aws-iot-things-graph-now-provides-workflow-monitoring-with-aws-cloudwatch/

Amazon SNS Now Supports Additional Mobile Push Notification Headers as Message Attributes

Amazon SNS Now Supports Additional Mobile Push Notification Headers as Message Attributes

Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS) now supports additional mobile push notification headers from Amazon Device Messaging (ADM), Apple Push Notification service (APNs), Baidu Cloud Push, Firebase Cloud Messaging (FCM), Microsoft Push Notification Service (MPNS), and Windows Push Notification Services (WNS). The additional reserved message attributes provide you with more configuration options when structuring your push notification messages. 

from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/10/amazon-sns-now-supports-additional-mobile-push-notification-headers-as-message-attributes/

AWS IoT Greengrass now Provides Deployment Notifications

AWS IoT Greengrass now Provides Deployment Notifications

AWS IoT Greengrass now emits deployment notifications to Amazon EventBridge. Greengrass sends an event every time a Greengrass group deployment changes state. Customers can create EventBridge rules to take actions based on deployment changes. With this new feature, customers can send notifications, capture event information, take corrective action, or initiate other events for deployments.  

from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/10/aws-iot-greengrass-now-provides-deployment-notifications/

Amazon FSx for Windows File Server now enables administrators to restore activity on files locked by inactive users

Amazon FSx for Windows File Server now enables administrators to restore activity on files locked by inactive users

Amazon FSx for Windows File Server, a service that provides fully managed native Microsoft Windows file systems, now enables storage administrators to view a list of file system users and of open files, and to restore activity on files locked by inactive users.

from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/10/amazon-fsx-for-windows-file-server-enables-administrators-to-restore-activity-on-files-locked-by-inactive-users/

Amazon EFS now in the EC2 Launch Instance Wizard

Amazon EFS now in the EC2 Launch Instance Wizard

You can now configure Amazon EC2 instances to mount Amazon EFS file systems using the EC2 Launch Instance Wizard. This integration simplifies the process of configuring EC2 instances to mount EFS file systems at launch time with recommended mount options. Amazon Elastic File System (Amazon EFS) provides a simple, scalable, fully managed elastic NFS file system for use with AWS Cloud services and on-premises resources. Multiple EC2 instances can mount an EFS file system and share file data using standard Linux tools and commands.

from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/10/amazon-efs-now-in-ec2-launch-instance-wizard/

Amazon EC2 Hibernation Now Available on Windows

Amazon EC2 Hibernation Now Available on Windows

Amazon EC2 expands Hibernation support for Windows Server including: Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019. You can now hibernate newly launched EC2 Instances running Windows Server, in addition to Amazon Linux, Amazon Linux 2 and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS OS.

from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/10/amazon-ec2-hibernation-now-available-on-windows/