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Instana Extends AI Application Monitoring to AWS Lambda

by Helen Beal Follow 4 Followers on  Jun 11, 2018

Instana, a cloud-native provider of artificial intelligence based monitoring tools for dynamic containerized microservice applications, has extended support to include AWS Lambda, a serverless computing platform and also announced availability through the AWS Marketplace.

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Amazon S3 Receives New Updates: New Storage Class and General Availability of S3 Select

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 5 Followers on  Apr 13, 2018

Amazon S3 recently received new updates to its service: a new storage class S3 One Zone-Infrequent Access (Z-IA) Storage Class and S3 Select capability, now generally available for customers. With S3 Select, customers can get a subset of data faster, while the new storage One Zone IA class is a low-cost option for retrieving infrequent data.

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A Human Error Took Down AWS S3 US-EAST-1

by Abel Avram Follow 7 Followers on  Mar 03, 2017 2

A mistake took down more S3 servers than it should, including two subsystems essential to S3 operation. This resulted in S3 failure, affecting the S3 service and other services depending on it. Normal functioning was restored in about four hours.

Development Follow 547 Followers

Fatigue, Spam, and Lack of Backups Take down GitLab.com

by David Iffland Follow 4 Followers on  Feb 03, 2017 1

What started out as an attempt to protect GitLab.com from spammers turned sour as engineer fatigue and a lack of backups took the site down for nearly 18 hours and the loss of six hours worth of production data.

AI, ML & Data Engineering Follow 763 Followers

Netflix Details Evolution of Keystone Data Pipeline

by Dylan Raithel Follow 9 Followers on  Mar 04, 2016

Netflix has shed light on how the company uses the latest version of their Keystone Data Pipeline, a petabyte-scale real-time event stream processing system for business and product analytics. This news summarizes the three major versions of the pipeline, now used by almost every application at Netflix.

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AWS Simplifies Resource Access with VPC Endpoints, Initially Supporting S3

by Steffen Opel Follow 3 Followers on  Aug 31, 2015

Amazon Web Services recently introduced VPC endpoints to enable a "private connection between your VPC and another AWS service without requiring access over the Internet, through a NAT instance, a VPN connection, or AWS Direct Connect". VPC endpoint policies provide granular access control to other service's resources. Initially available are connections to S3, other services will be added later.

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AWS s2n: Open-source TLS Implementation in Less than 6,000 Lines

by Sergio De Simone Follow 12 Followers on  Jul 01, 2015

Amazon Web Services has recently introduced s2n, short for “signal to noise”, an open-source implementation of the TLS/SSL protocols that aims to be “simple, small, fast, and with security as a priority”.

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MemSQL 4 Database Supports Community Edition, Geospatial Intelligence and Spark Integration

by Srini Penchikala Follow 34 Followers on  May 30, 2015

Latest version of MemSQL, in-memory database with support for transactions and analytics, includes a new Community Edition for free use by organizations. MemSQL 4, released last week, also supports integration with Apache Spark, Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS), and Amazon S3.

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Microsoft Azure Tops Nasuni’s Storage Benchmark Test

by Janakiram MSV Follow 0 Followers on  May 24, 2015

Nasuni, the cloud NAS and storage company published the results of its annual cloud storage benchmarking test. Microsoft Azure Storage emerged as a winner on speed, availability, and scalability. Amazon S3 and Google Cloud Storage were the other services included in the benchmark.

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Amazon DynamoDB Streams and Event Notifications for Amazon S3 Launched at AWS re:Invent 2014

by Boris Lublinsky Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 16, 2014

In their move to event driven architecture, Amazon introduced two enabling technologies allowing the conversion of DynamoDB and S3 written data into events, which can be consumed by other applications and used by Lambda architecture.

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Amazon Releases Services To Lure Enterprises to the Cloud

by Richard Seroter Follow 5 Followers on  Aug 15, 2011

Amazon.com formally added three new capabilities to its cloud computing portfolio with the introduction of Direct Connect and the updates to the Virtual Private Cloud and Identity and Access Management services. These offerings are targeted at organizations looking to construct hybrid or private clouds on the Amazon Web Services platform.

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Requester Pays: A New Amazon Business Model

by Abel Avram Follow 7 Followers on  Jan 07, 2009

Amazon has introduced a new business model for its S3 web services called Requester Pays. Businesses using S3 can mark up data buckets so their transfer will be paid by data requesters instead of being paid by their owners as it is now. Used in conjunction with DevPay, the new model opens new business opportunities for companies willing to share their data with others.

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Amazon Has Started Delivering Its Clouds with CloudFront

by Abel Avram Follow 7 Followers on  Nov 18, 2008 3

Amazon has announced today CloudFront Beta, a cloud Content Delivery Network (CDN), that can offer low-latency and high speed content transfer all over the globe through a series of edge points located on three continents. CloudFront is integrated with Amazon’s S3 and EC2 services.

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C# Library for Amazon S3 Available on CodePlex

by Abel Avram Follow 7 Followers on  Oct 07, 2008

Affirma Consulting has developed a C# library which can be used to access Amazon's S3 services from a .NET application. The library, including examples, has been released on CodePlex.

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Interview: Jeff Barr Discusses Amazon Web Services

by Ryan Slobojan Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 23, 2008

In this interview from QCon London 2008, Amazon Web Services (AWS) Evangelist Jeff Barr discusses SimpleDB, S3, EC2, SQS, cloud computing, how the different Amazon services interact within an application, the origins of AWS, SimpleDB and Microsoft SQL Server Data Services, globalization of the AWS cloud, the March AWS outage, SimpleDB Stored Procedures and converting between AMIs and VMWare.

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