With the showcase, AWS re:Invent 2017 just around the corner, excitement is definitely building in the world of cloud computing. AWS re:Invent is a learning conference hosted by Amazon Web Services for the global cloud computing community. The event, which annually takes over the Las Vegas strip, features keynote announcements, training and certification opportunities. At the conference, attendees have access to more than 1,000 technical sessions, a partner expo, after-hours events, and so much more. Over the coming days, we will take a look at all of the latest AWS announcements leading up to re:Invent and will also feature the top releases from this year’s keynote speakers Peter DeSantis, (VP, AWS Global Infrastructure), Andy Jassy, (CEO, Amazon Web Services) and Werner Vogels, (Chief Technology Officer, Amazon.com)
AWS Chief Evangelist, and all round good guy, Jeff Barr shared his tips about getting ready for AWS re:Invent that will help you to make the most of your time in Las Vegas. As always, his focus is on training and education, mixed in with some after-hours fun and recreation for balance!
With more than 1100 sessions on the agenda, it makes it difficult to keep up with all of the latest announcements and updates from AWS while making time to enjoy the bright lights of Las Vegas. In this blog, we have listed some of the latest releases in the build-up to the event, as well as all the important announcements from the keynote speakers to help you keep track of all the things you might have missed.
What’s new from AWS re:Invent 2017
Day 2 – As always, there was a lot of excitement around the first keynote of this years AWS re:Invent. So, it’s fair to say that, Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Sevices didn’t disappoint (unless your name is Larry Ellison) as he took us on a whirlwind two-hour extravaganza where new announcements and updates were thrown around like confetti. The pace of change and innovation from AWS continues to boggle the mind, as a round up of the new announcements are listed below….enjoy!
Day 1 – It was a busy day for new releases. Here are some of our highlights from the day:
AR & VR
Security, Identity & Compliance
Additional AWS Updates from November 2017
Before this year’s Amazon re:Invent, there were still a number of new feature releases and product updates announced in the month of November. We have included some of the key announcements, launches and updates below:
Going to AWS re:Invent 2017?
The CloudRanger team will be in attendance to be at AWS re:Invent all week and we look forward to meeting with as many AWS users, blog readers and CloudRanger customers as possible. If you would like to meet up with any of the team during the conference drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can meet up for a beer!