Corey is the Chief Cloud Economist at The Duckbill Group, where he specializes in helping companies improve their AWS bills by making them smaller and less horrifying. He also hosts the "Screaming in the Cloud" and "AWS Morning Brief" podcasts; and curates "Last Week in AWS," a weekly newsletter summarizing the latest in AWS news, blogs, and tools, sprinkled with snark and thoughtful analysis in roughly equal measure.
AWS Morning Brief (in musical form) for the week of December 6, 2021 with Corey Quinn.
Episode Show Notes & Transcript
Releasees of re:Invent Lyrics
AWS Backup speaks S3 Systems Manager: RDP Improvements have hit Control Tower Systems Manager speaks Greengrass Evidently's name sucks ass (It does A/B testing by the hour)
Streams in Kinesis EMR and Jesus MSK are now Serverless Redshift is too And this one should please you FSx supports OpenZFS
Make development faster Without a disaster Too dangerous to go alone You might give them a slappin' For making this happen But please go check out HoneyComb
Data Transfer new Free Tier Slightly more free as in beer So your bill is a bit less absurd Don't use CloudWatch RUM AWS is your chum In the bloody sense of the word
They can't remain nameless Thank You to Blameless For helping out with SRE It goes beyond on-call And most importantly of all Fingers aren’t pointing at me
DMS Fleet Advisor The Sages get wiser (SageMaker got features but I just don't care) Now let’s show more respect To our friend FSx’s OpenZFS support if you unaware
It impressed me a boatload Amplify Studio's Low Code But Amazon's scared of that phrase Digital TwinMaker Stuff for data lakers OpenZFS deserves so much praise
RoboRunner runs robots Archive for EBS snapshots In case all your instances crash If your users all sin EBS Snapshot Recycle Bin But they likely belong in the trash
“Cloud WAN” “Evidently” “Private 5G” “Snow Family” And SageMaker Ground Truth Plus But I won't be shaming Since the one person naming Things well just got hit by a bus
Thanks go to Netlify More deadly than Jai Alai To AWS's clear JAMstack flex Sure you could use S3 ACM CloudFront and Route53 That's just Netlify with extra steps
CDK V2 sounds like a bust SDKs for Swift Kotlin and Rust Construct Hub has launched into GA Network Analyzer for VPC Disable ACLs in S3 Storage admins will have a field day
Block regions within Control Tower Compute optimizer bills you per picohour Now the Snow Family speaks tape Workspaces Web does you favors EC2 has many more flavors But I still go for Cherry and Grape
You knew this was coming Because for four years running It's sponsored by ChaosSearch It speaks just like Elastic Now does SQL more drastic If you want to spend more Then get out of my church
Stuff for the telecom sector There's a new Inspector That's sneakily powered by Snyk Resilience Hub to fight failure The Karpenter auto-scaler's Either written in Go or in Greek
So Amazon is transitioning Thank you for listening To all of the nonsense I say Now I’m going home Where I can be alone And I’ll probably be sleeping ‘till May.