Category: Resources

Web Resources

Boost your infrastructure with the AWS CDK

This guest post is by AWS Container Hero Philipp Garbe. Philipp works as Lead Platform Engineer at Scout24 in Germany. He is driven by technologies and tools that allow him to release faster and more often. He expects that every...

/ 18 December 2018

Pick the Right Tool for your IT Challenge

This guest post is by AWS Community Hero Markus Ostertag. As CEO of the Munich-based ad-tech company Team Internet AG, Markus is always trying to find the best ways to leverage the cloud, loves to work with cutting-edge technologies, and...

/ 18 December 2018
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Using AWS AI and Amazon Sumerian in IT Education

This guest post is by AWS Machine Learning Hero, Cyrus Wong. Cyrus is a Data Scientist at the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Lee Wai Lee) Cloud Innovation Centre. He has achieved all nine AWS Certifications and enjoys sharing...

/ 14 December 2018
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Now Open – AWS Europe (Stockholm) Region

The AWS Region in Sweden that I promised you last year is now open and you can start using it today! The official name is Europe (Stockholm) and the API name is eu-north-1. This is our fifth region in Europe,...

/ 12 December 2018
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What Is WordPress? WordPress 101, Explained for Beginners

“So what is WordPress, exactly?” – you might be wondering. The simplest answer is this: WordPress is your website’s operating system. Think of it this way, just like your smartphone needs either iOS or Android to work, your “smart-website” needs WordPress....

/ 11 December 2018
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New – EC2 P3dn GPU Instances with 100 Gbps Networking & Local NVMe Storage for Faster Machine Learning + P3 Price Reduction

Late last year I told you about Amazon EC2 P3 instances and also spent some time discussing the concept of the Tensor Core, a specialized compute unit that is designed to accelerate machine learning training and inferencing for large, deep...

/ 8 December 2018
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What Is a Content Management System? See the best CMS You Need to Know

A content management system (CMS) helps you create and manage a website via a human-friendly interface rather than needing to work directly with code. Over the rest of this post, we’ll dig into the question of “what is a content...

/ 5 December 2018
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Here Are the Key Differences Between Web Design and Development

When you’re reading about building websites, you’ll often come across the terms “web design” and “web development”. These two phrases can easily be confusing because people seem to use them in the same way, which might prompt you to question...

/ 4 December 2018
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The Secrets Of Being A Good Writer

  In My Blogging Journal, I write about my blogging journey and the little things that I learned about blogging so far. Today I am going to tell you my understanding of the Basics of Blogging. To be truthful, I did...

/ 1 December 2018
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New – AWS Toolkits for PyCharm, IntelliJ (Preview), and Visual Studio Code (Preview)

Software developers have their own preferred tools. Some use powerful editors, others Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) that are tailored for specific languages and platforms. In 2014 I created my first AWS Lambda function using the editor in the Lambda console. Now,...

/ 30 November 2018
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AWS Cloud Map: Easily create and maintain custom maps of your applications

Companies are increasingly building their applications as microservices (many separate services that each do a single job). Microservices often allow companies to iterate and deploy more quickly. Many of these microservice-based modern applications are built using various types of cloud...

/ 29 November 2018
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New – Hibernate Your EC2 Instances

As you know, you can easily build highly scalable AWS applications that launch fresh EC2 instances on an as-needed basis. While the instances can be up and running in a matter of seconds, booting the operating system and the application...

/ 29 November 2018