AWS Morning Brief

The AWS Morning show you never knew you wanted

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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.
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AWS Morning Brief
08.02.2021
8 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief for the week of August 2, 2021, with Corey Quinn.
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Optimize Yourself Before You Invest Yourself
AWS Morning Brief
07.30.2021
14 Minutes
Optimization is the key for those AWS costs. Join Jesse, Amy, and Tim for this week’s “Fridays from the Field” as they break down EDPs (Enterprise Discount Program) and how they work. They flag the things to keep an eye on to keep those costs down, and how to best utilize the tools at hand to do so. Tune in for the down low on private pricing and EDPs. They discuss the importance of getting your archetiure and work load optimzation set in place before signing on for the EDP. They break down how to make the most of your commitment over those 6 and 12 months, how your goals can align with your companies AWS financial future, and more!
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The Amazonian Evil Infecting AWS
AWS Morning Brief
07.28.2021
8 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief Extras edition for the week of July 28, 2021.
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Prix Fixe IP Prefixes
AWS Morning Brief
07.26.2021
8 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief for the week of July 26, 2021 with Corey Quinn.
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AWS Isn’t a Threat to OSS
AWS Morning Brief
07.23.2021
19 Minutes
Jesse, Amy and Tim gather around the round table to chat—is AWS a threat to OSS (Open Source Software)? For starters, what exactly is OSS? Our hosts give us the details on what it is, how it works, and what it can provide, and how it differs from an Open Source Company. Will AWS go after OSS? Amy pipes in with her expertise from her background working in the government. As she demonstrates, these companies love going after the government much more than they do these small companies. With all the possible angles OSS makes for a complex space that needs a lot more meat on the podcast bones to fully flesh out. But where to start? On this week's “Friday From the Field!”
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The Great Lie
AWS Morning Brief
07.21.2021
8 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief Extras edition for the week of July 21, 2021.
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The Festival of Quinns
AWS Morning Brief
07.19.2021
8 Minutes
AWS Morning Brief for the week of July 19, 2021 with Corey Quinn.
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AWS Application Cost Profiler
AWS Morning Brief
07.16.2021
15 Minutes
Join Jesse, Amy and Tim again to get more on AWS and the kind of insight only our cloud economist can provide. This week, AWS Application Cost Profiler is in the rotation. They discuss what exactly it is? What actually is going on under all the buzzwords? What problems is it supposed to solve? Tune in to this week's “Friday From the Field” for the latest. Our hosts dive into the details on how the AWS Application Cost Profiler works and the kind of issues it is advertised to solve. Some of the power under the hood is notable and worth “kicking the tires” on. But will it pay off with the amount of work that it requires from clients? They’ve taken it for a test drive and have all that you need to know. At the end of the day it comes down to—is it worth it? This week we find out.
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