This publish is a part of our Week in Assessment sequence. Verify again every week for a fast roundup of attention-grabbing information and bulletins from AWS!
Final Week’s Launches
I made a brief journey to Austin, Texas final week with a view to go to and be taught from some clients. As is all the time the case, the times after I was touring have been crammed with AWS launches; right here’s my recap of some that caught my eye:
R6id Situations – In her first publish for the AWS Information Weblog, Senior Developer Advocate Veliswa Boya wrote in regards to the new R6id situations. These are a variant of our sixth technology of x86-based R6i situations, and have as much as 7.6 TB of NVMe Native Occasion Storage. Powered by third Era Intel Xeon Scalable (Ice Lake) processors, the situations supply increased compute efficiency, a brand new bigger dimension (.32xlarge), always-on reminiscence encryption, and double the EBS and community efficiency because the earlier technology. The situations can be found now in 4 AWS Areas.
AWS MGN Publish-Launch Actions –AWS Utility Migration Service (AWS MGN) lets you migrate your present servers to AWS, with automation that may deal with all kinds of purposes. We launched a set of non-obligatory post-migration actions to supply extra assist in your migration and modernization efforts. The preliminary set of actions set up the AWS Programs Supervisor agent, set up the AWS Elastic Catastrophe Restoration Service Agent, migrate from CentOS to Rocky Linux, and convert SUSE Linux subscriptions to AWS-provided subscriptions. You’ll be able to learn my weblog publish to be taught extra.
Mainframe Modernization Service – This new service lets you modernize your mainframe purposes and to deploy them to AWS fully-managed runtime environments. As Seb notes in his publish, Modernize Your Mainframe Functions & Deploy Them In The Cloud, the appliance modernization journey consists of 4 phases: assessing the scenario, mobilizing the undertaking, migrating & modernizing, and working & optimizing. The Mainframe Modernization Service supplies help throughout every section, and you’ll evaluate each within the weblog publish.
Amazon Aurora – We made a number of Amazon Aurora bulletins (all for the PostgreSQL-compatible version) together with assist for the Giant Objects (LO) module, zero-downtime patching (ZDP), assist for bug-fix variations 13.7, 12.11, 11.16, and 10.21, and updates to the pglogical and wal2json extensions.
Amazon SageMaker – There have been additionally a number of bulletins associated to Amazon SageMaker and Amazon SageMaker Knowledge Wrangler together with the power to separate knowledge into prepare and check units with just a few clicks, Knowledge Wrangler assist for mannequin coaching with Amazon SageMaker Autopilot & the ability to export options to Amazon SageMaker Function Retailer, new interactive product excursions & pattern knowledge units for Amazon SageMaker Canvas, provisioning and administration of ML fashions with CloudFormation templates, and Amazon SageMaker Experiments assist for widespread chart varieties.
For a full checklist of AWS bulletins, make sure you keep watch over the What’s New at AWS web page.
Different AWS Information
Listed below are another updates that caught my eye final week:
Open Supply Information – My colleague Ricardo Sueiras printed installment #116 of his AWS Open Supply Information and Updates. He’s received the most recent and best on instruments for Lambda, Lambda@Edge, CDK, schema administration, EMR, and a complete lot extra!
aws-prod-infrastructure is an open supply device that generates Terraform code from an AWS manufacturing account. Terragen does the identical factor, with pricing plans for hobbyists (free), professionals, and enterprises.
resoto creates a listing of your cloud, supplies deep visibility, and reacts to adjustments in your infrastructure.
green-boost from AWS Labs lets you shortly construct full stack serverless net apps on AWS.
Upcoming AWS Occasions
Listed below are some occasions that could be of curiosity to you:
re:Mars (June 21-24) – I’ll be heading to Las Vegas subsequent week to attend re:Mars; there’s nonetheless a while to register and attend!
AWS Summits (June & July) – AWS Summits will happen in-person in June (Toronto and Milan) and July (New York), with extra cities on the checklist for later within the 12 months.
And that’s all for this week!