AWS re:Invent wrapup
October 12, 2015
AWS re:Play. Yes, the outside is a wall of FEU shipping containers. (From @Werner)As expected, AWS re:Invent had more goodies in store for us after the Day 1 keynotes session. Most of the excitement centered around the new product announcements from the Day 2 keynote. The major difference between the two days is that the second day contained a lot more products that were already accessible to the general public (albeit some in Beta). This meant a lot more hands-on time at re:Invent along with more details emerging on a daily basis. Thursday night was also the re:Play party featuring Zedd and possibly the world’s biggest pun about containers.
Roundup from AWS re:Invent Day 1
October 7, 2015
Today was the first day (sans instructional courses) of the 4th annual AWS re:Invent conference. While I was unable to attend this year, I’ve been eagerly watching the streams and keeping an eye on the news feeds. There have been many product announcements leading up to re:Invent, but the “really good stuff” was kept for today’s keynote. It is my suspicion that tomorrow’s keynote will be even better, so keep an ear to the ground. In the mean time, let’s take a quick look at what was announced today: