A brand new week begins, and the Information Weblog crew is preparing for AWS re:Invent! Many people shall be there subsequent week and it might be nice to fulfill in particular person. In case you’re coming, are you aware about PeerTalk? It’s an onsite networking program for re:Invent attendees out there by the AWS Occasions cellular app (which you may get on Google Play or Apple App Retailer) to assist facilitate connections among the many re:Invent group.
In case you’re not coming to re:Invent, no worries, you may get a free on-line cross to look at keynotes and management classes.
Final Week’s Launches
It was a busy week for our service groups! Listed below are the launches that obtained my consideration:
AWS Area in Spain – The AWS Area in Aragón, Spain, is now open. The official identify is Europe (Spain), and the API identify is
Amazon Athena – Now you can apply AWS Lake Formation fine-grained entry management insurance policies with all desk and file format supported by Amazon Athena to centrally handle permissions and entry knowledge catalog sources in your Amazon Easy Storage Service (Amazon S3) knowledge lake. With fine-grained entry management, you possibly can limit entry to knowledge in question outcomes utilizing knowledge filters to attain column-level, row-level, and cell-level safety.
Amazon EventBridge – With these extra filtering capabilities, now you can filter occasions by suffix, ignore case, and match if no less than one situation is true. This makes it simpler to jot down complicated guidelines when constructing event-driven purposes.
AWS Controllers for Kubernetes (ACK) – The ACK for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is now typically out there and allows you to provision and handle EC2 networking sources, similar to VPCs, safety teams and web gateways utilizing the Kubernetes API. Additionally, the ACK for Amazon EMR on EKS is now typically out there to mean you can declaratively outline and handle EMR on EKS sources similar to digital clusters and job runs as Kubernetes customized sources. Study extra about ACK for Amazon EMR on EKS in this weblog put up.
Amazon HealthLake – New analytics capabilities make it simpler to question, visualize, and construct machine studying (ML) fashions. Now HealthLake transforms buyer knowledge into an analytics-ready format in close to real-time in an effort to question, and use the ensuing knowledge to construct visualizations or ML fashions. Additionally new is Amazon HealthLake Imaging (preview), a brand new HIPAA-eligible functionality that allows you to simply retailer, entry, and analyze medical pictures at any scale. Extra on HealthLake Imaging will be present in this weblog put up.
Amazon RDS – Now you can switch information between Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) for Oracle and an Amazon Elastic File System (Amazon EFS) file system. You should utilize this integration to stage information like Oracle Information Pump export information if you import them. You may as well use EFS to share a file system between an utility and a number of RDS Oracle DB situations to deal with particular utility wants.
Amazon ECS and Amazon EKS – We added centralized logging assist for Home windows containers that can assist you simply course of and ahead container logs to varied AWS and third-party locations similar to Amazon CloudWatch, S3, Amazon Kinesis Information Firehose, Datadog, and Splunk. See these weblog posts for methods to use this new functionality with ECS and with EKS.
AWS SAM CLI – Now you can use the Serverless Software Mannequin CLI to regionally take a look at and debug an AWS Lambda perform outlined in a Terraform utility. You may see a walkthrough on this weblog put up.
AWS Step Capabilities – Now helps cross-account entry for greater than 220 AWS companies to course of knowledge, automate IT and enterprise processes, and construct purposes throughout a number of accounts. Study extra in this weblog put up.
AWS Fargate – Provides the flexibility to monitor the utilization of the ephemeral storage connected to an Amazon ECS process. You may observe the storage utilization with Amazon CloudWatch Container Insights and ECS Job Metadata endpoint.
AWS Proton – Now has a centralized dashboard for all sources deployed and managed by AWS Proton, which you’ll be taught extra about in this weblog put up. Now you can additionally specify customized instructions to provision infrastructure from templates. On this manner, you possibly can handle templates outlined utilizing the AWS Cloud Improvement Equipment (AWS CDK) and different templating and provisioning instruments. Extra on CDK assist and AWS CodeBuild provisioning will be present in this weblog put up.
Amazon ElastiCache – Now you can use IAM authentication to entry Redis clusters. With this new functionality, IAM customers and roles will be related to ElastiCache for Redis customers to handle their cluster entry.
Amazon WorkSpaces – Now you can use model 2.0 of the WorkSpaces Streaming Protocol (WSP) host agent that gives important streaming high quality and efficiency enhancements, and you may be taught extra in this weblog put up. Additionally, with Amazon WorkSpaces Multi-Area Resilience, you possibly can implement enterprise continuity options that preserve customers on-line and productive with lower than 30-minute restoration time goal (RTO) in one other AWS Area throughout disruptive occasions. Extra on multi-region resilience is on the market in this put up.
Amazon CloudWatch RUM – Now you can ship customized occasions (along with predefined occasions) for higher troubleshooting and utility particular monitoring. On this manner, you possibly can monitor particular features of your utility and troubleshoot finish person impacting points distinctive to the applying parts.
AWS SDK for SAP ABAP – This new SDK makes it simpler for ABAP builders to modernize and rework SAP-based enterprise processes and hook up with AWS companies natively utilizing the SAP ABAP language. Study extra in this weblog put up.
AWS Console – With the brand new Functions widget on the Console residence, you’ve one-click entry to purposes in AWS Methods Supervisor Software Supervisor and their sources, code, and associated knowledge. From Software Supervisor, you possibly can view the sources that energy your utility and your prices utilizing AWS Price Explorer.
AWS Amplify – Expands Flutter assist (developer preview) to Internet and Desktop for the API, Analytics, and Storage use instances. Now you can construct cross-platform Flutter apps with Amplify that concentrate on iOS, Android, Internet, and Desktop (macOS, Home windows, Linux) utilizing a single codebase. Study extra on Flutter Internet and Desktop assist for AWS Amplify on this put up. Amplify Internet hosting now helps totally managed CI/CD deployments and internet hosting for server-side rendered (SSR) apps constructed utilizing Subsequent.js 12 and 13. Study extra in this weblog put up and see methods to deploy a NextJS 13 app with the AWS CDK right here.
Amazon SQS – With attribute-based entry management (ABAC), you possibly can outline permissions based mostly on tags connected to customers and AWS sources. With this launch, now you can use tags to configure entry permissions and insurance policies for SQS queues. Extra particulars will be present in this weblog.
AWS Effectively-Architected Framework – The newest model of the Information Analytics Lens is now out there. The Information Analytics Lens is a group of design ideas, greatest practices, and prescriptive steerage that can assist you operating analytics on AWS.
AWS Organizations – Now you can handle accounts, organizational models (OUs), and insurance policies inside your group utilizing CloudFormation templates.
Different AWS Information
A number of extra stuff you might need missed:
Introducing our ultimate AWS Heroes of the yr – As the top of 2022 approaches, we’re recognizing people whose enthusiasm for knowledge-sharing has an actual impression with the AWS group. Please meet them right here!
The Distributed Computing Manifesto – Werner Vogles, VP & CTO at Amazon.com, shared the Distributed Computing Manifesto, a canonical doc from the early days of Amazon that reworked the way in which we constructed architectures and highlights the challenges confronted on the finish of the twentieth century.
AWS re:Put up – To make this group extra accessible globally, we expanded the person expertise to assist 5 extra languages. Now you can work together with AWS re:Put up additionally utilizing Conventional Chinese language, Simplified Chinese language, French, Japanese, and Korean.
Upcoming AWS Occasions
As standard, there are a lot of alternatives to fulfill:
AWS re:Invent – Our yearly occasion is subsequent week from November 28 to December 2. In case you can’t be there in particular person, get your free on-line cross to look at stay the keynotes and the management classes.
AWS Group Days – AWS Group Day occasions are community-led conferences to share and be taught collectively. Be a part of us in Sri Lanka (on December 6-7), Dubai, UAE (December 10), Pune, India (December 10), and Ahmedabad, India (December 17).
That’s all from me for this week. Subsequent week we’ll concentrate on re:Invent, after which we’ll take a brief break. We’ll be again with the subsequent Week in Assessment on December 12!