Tag: Webinar

Are You Well-Architected? – AWS Virtual Workshop

Are You Well-Architected? – AWS Virtual Workshop

Are You Well-Architected? – AWS Virtual Workshop
Most businesses depend on a portfolio of technology solutions to operate and be successful every day. How do you know if you and your team are following best practice, or what the risks in your architectures might be? In this virtual hands-on workshop, we will show how the AWS Well-Architected framework provides prescriptive architectural advice, and how the AWS Well-Architected Tool allows you to measure and improve your technology portfolio. We will explain how other customers are using AWS Well-Architected in their business and share insights into what we have learned from reviewing tens of thousands of architectures across Operational Excellence, Security, Reliability, Performance Efficiency, and Cost Optimization. We will also demonstrate and walk you through step-by-step how to use the Well-Architected Tool.

Learning Objectives:
– Learn the value proposition and components of Well-Architected
– Learn how to use the Well-Architected Tool to measure workloads
– Learn insights from reviews of tens of thousands of architectures

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AWS Office Hours: Amazon CloudFront – AWS Online Tech Talks

AWS Office Hours: Amazon CloudFront – AWS Online Tech Talks

AWS Office Hours: Amazon CloudFront – AWS Online Tech Talks
Just getting started with Amazon CloudFront and [email protected]? Get your answers directly from our experts during this AWS Office Hours session. Learn what a content delivery network (CDN) such as Amazon CloudFront is and how it works. Find out about the benefits it provides, common challenges, how it performs, recently released features, and examples of how customers are using CloudFront. You will also learn about re-customizing content delivery through [email protected] – a serverless compute service that lets you execute functions to customize the content delivered through CloudFront. Lastly, you will learn about best practices.

Learning Objectives:
– How do I accelerate both my static and dynamic content on AWS?
– How can I secure my content on AWS at the Edge?
– What are some best practices for Amazon CloudFront?

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Getting Hands-On with Machine Learning and Ready to Race in the AWS DeepRacer League

Getting Hands-On with Machine Learning and Ready to Race in the AWS DeepRacer League

Getting Hands-On with Machine Learning and Ready to Race in the AWS DeepRacer League
Developers, start your engines! This virtual workshop will provide developers of all skill levels an opportunity to get hands-on with AWS DeepRacer. Learn about the basics of machine learning and reinforcement learning (a machine learning technique, ideal for autonomous driving). During the workshop, you will build a reinforcement learning model and submit that model to the AWS DeepRacer League for a chance to win a trip to re:Invent 2019.

Learning Objectives:
– Learn the basics of machine learning
– Build a reinforcement learning model
– Learn how to get started with AWS DeepRacer and participate in the league

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Lower Costs by Right Sizing Your Instance with Amazon EC2 T3 General Purpose Burstable Instances

Lower Costs by Right Sizing Your Instance with Amazon EC2 T3 General Purpose Burstable Instances

Lower Costs by Right Sizing Your Instance with Amazon EC2 T3 General Purpose Burstable Instances
EC2 T3 instances are the next generation of low cost burstable general-purpose instance types that provide a baseline level of CPU performance with the ability to burst CPU usage at any time for as long as required. T3 instances are designed for applications with moderate CPU usage that experience temporary spikes in use. T3 instances also offer a balance of compute, memory, and network resources for a broad spectrum of general purpose workloads. These include micro-services, low-latency interactive applications, small and medium databases, virtual desktops, development environments, code repositories, and business-critical applications. In this tech talk, we will provide an overview of T3 instances, help you understand what workloads are ideal for them, and show how the T3 credit system works so that you can lower your EC2 instance costs today.

Learning Objectives:
– Understand what T3 instances are
– Understand what workloads are appropriate for T3 instances
– Understand how the credit system works

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Enterprise-Class Security, High-Availability, & Scalability with Amazon ElastiCache

Enterprise-Class Security, High-Availability, & Scalability with Amazon ElastiCache

Enterprise-Class Security, High-Availability, & Scalability with Amazon ElastiCache
Modern day enterprises face large scale challenges like security, global access, data availability, and scalability to meet their business needs. In this tech talk, you will learn about new enterprise-friendly enhancements you can leverage for your mission-critical workloads. From reader endpoint and customer managed keys for encryption to online scaling up or down, we continue to deliver the scalability, availability, compliance, and security that you care about.

Learning Objectives:
– Understand that Amazon ElastiCache is a fully-managed, enterprise-friendly in-memory database compatible with Redis and Memcached
– Learn how the newly released features work
– Explore these new features on your own in the console to build your enterprise apps

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Accelerate Cloud Adoption and Reduce Operational Risk with AWS Managed Services

Accelerate Cloud Adoption and Reduce Operational Risk with AWS Managed Services

Accelerate Cloud Adoption and Reduce Operational Risk with AWS Managed Services
Enterprises want to adopt AWS at scale, but their teams often lack the skills and experience needed to make the move. AWS Managed Services (AMS) operates AWS on your behalf providing a secure and compliant Landing Zone, an enterprise operating model “”out-of-the-box””, day-to-day infrastructure management, security and compliance control, and cost optimization. In this tech talk, we’ll show you how AMS accelerates your migration to AWS, reduces your operating costs, improves security and compliance, and enables you to focus on your differentiating business priorities.

Learning Objectives:
– Understand how to properly plan for operating your cloud infrastructure post migration
– Learn how AMS extends your security perimeter to the cloud, including Active Directory integration and compliance certification mapping
– Learn how AMS lowers the cost of operating AWS

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The Great Migration to Cloud Storage: Choosing the Right Storage Solution for Your Workload

The Great Migration to Cloud Storage: Choosing the Right Storage Solution for Your Workload

The Great Migration to Cloud Storage: Choosing the Right Storage Solution for Your Workload
Among your company’s top priorities should be ensuring that data is safe and secure. The prospect of moving data to the cloud can be daunting, and making sense of all of the services, tools, and protocols available to do it can be difficult. In this tech talk, we’ll help you demystify cloud storage while helping to identify which AWS storage service may be the right fit for your business. AWS offers a complete range of cloud storage services to support both application and archival compliance requirements. Select from object, file, and block storage services, as well as cloud data migration options, to start designing the foundation of your cloud IT environment. We’ll also discuss how to migrate your critical workloads, selecting volumes or file systems, maximizing performance, and designing for durability and availability. AWS provides storage services that fit any workload or application.

Learning Objectives:
– Learn how to get started moving data into AWS efficiently and securely
– Learn how to optimize for cost to make sure your “”lift-and-shift”” project is a complete success
– Learn which workloads and applications are best suited to each storage service

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Deep Dive on Amazon EventBridge – AWS Online Tech Talks

Deep Dive on Amazon EventBridge – AWS Online Tech Talks

Deep Dive on Amazon EventBridge – AWS Online Tech Talks
Amazon EventBridge is a serverless event bus service that launched in July 2019. EventBridge makes it easy to build event-driven architectures by using data from your own applications, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications, and AWS services. This tech talk will provide a deep dive on how events flow from internal and external applications through EventBridge, and how you can use rules and policies to route, transform, and control access to these events. We’ll talk about how EventBridge integrates with other AWS services, like Amazon SQS and AWS Lambda, and help you get started building resilient, scalable, event-driven architectures in the cloud.

Learning Objectives:
– Learn how to build event-driven architectures with data from 3rd party SaaS apps
– Optimize event-driven applications for performance and availability
– Learn how to use rules to route and transform events

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Deep Dive on Running Active Directory on AWS – AWS Online Tech Talks

Deep Dive on Running Active Directory on AWS – AWS Online Tech Talks

Deep Dive on Running Active Directory on AWS – AWS Online Tech Talks
Microsoft Active Directory is an integral part of running any Windows workload. In this tech talk, we will deep dive into options for deploying Active Directory on AWS using AWS Managed Microsoft AD, as well as running Active Directory on EC2. We will also show you how you can easily deploy AWS Managed Microsoft AD from the AWS Console through a quick demo.

Learning Objectives:
– Learn different ways to run Active Directory on AWS
– Learn how to deploy AWS Managed AD through the AWS console
– Learn feature differences between AWS Managed AD and AD on EC2

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Robots and STEM: AWS RoboMaker and AWS Educate Unite! – AWS Online Tech Talks

Robots and STEM: AWS RoboMaker and AWS Educate Unite! – AWS Online Tech Talks

Robots and STEM: AWS RoboMaker and AWS Educate Unite! – AWS Online Tech Talks
Creating the next generation of robotic researchers and developers is important work. Come join members of the AWS RoboMaker and AWS Educate teams as we discuss our education activities, including initiatives with universities across the globe. In addition, we will walk you through the newly launched RoboMaker Badge! Designed for higher education and upper high school levels, the AWS RoboMaker Education Program introduces students to the basics of robotics, with an emphasis on developing smart robotics applications. In this tech talk, we’ll provide an overview of our academic initiatives and show you how to leverage AWS Educate learning materials to learn how to build with AWS RoboMaker.

Learning Objectives:
– Learn about AWS RoboMaker’s initiatives with university instructors, students, and researchers
– Learn how to access AWS Educate
– Learn how to begin your journey to earn the AWS RoboMaker badge

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