AWS Morning Brief

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The latest in AWS news, sprinkled with snark. Posts about AWS come out over sixty times a day. We filter through it all to find the hidden gems, the community contributions--the stuff worth hearing about! Then we summarize it with snark and share it with you--minus the nonsense.
The Various Billing Philosophies of AWS
AWS Morning Brief
01.20.2021
8 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief for the week of January 20, 2021 with Corey Quinn.
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Replicating DynamoDB the Dumb Way
AWS Morning Brief
01.18.2021
7 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief for the week of January 18th, 2021 with Corey Quinn.
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Introducing From the Field: The Unconventional Guide to Cost Management
AWS Morning Brief
01.15.2021
22 Minutes
Join Pete and Jesse as they launch a new AWS Morning Brief podcast series called Friday From the Field, which examines how organizations are using the cloud and what some of their major pain points are. In this episode, Pete and Jesse discuss how even the best companies only tag 90% of their resources, what the cost management circle of pain is, what it was like for Pete to work somewhere where the gross margin was -175%, the role architecture decisions plays in cloud spend, the four levers that influence cloud costs within your organization, why it’s important to understand the cost implications of product decisions, and more.
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Parler’s New Serverless Architecture
AWS Morning Brief
01.13.2021
11 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief Extras edition for the week of January 13, 2021.
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Insurrection Week
AWS Morning Brief
01.11.2021
8 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief for the week of January 11, 2021 with Corey Quinn.
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Kubernetes is the Most Expensive Way to Run a Service
AWS Morning Brief
01.08.2021
26 Minutes
Join Pete and Jesse for a lively discussion about a platform you might have heard of called Kuberentes. They touch upon why just because Google does something doesn’t mean your three-person startup should do the same, why Pete thinks Kubernetes is great if you’re inside a data center, why treating AWS like a bare-metal server isn’t the best approach, what happens with data when developers don’t know how to use Kubernetes, what Pete’s biggest fear about using Kubernetes is, and more.
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Terrible Ideas for Avoiding AWS Data Transfer Costs
AWS Morning Brief
01.06.2021
9 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief Extras edition for the week of January 6, 2021.
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Amazon Lookout for 2020
AWS Morning Brief
01.04.2021
8 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief for the week of January 4, 2021 with Corey Quinn.
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