May 18, 2024
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We’re simply two days away from AWS Summit Sydney (April 10–11) and a month away from the AWS Summit season in Southeast Asia, beginning with the AWS Summit Singapore (Might 7) and the AWS Summit Bangkok (Might 30). If you happen to occur to be in Sydney, Singapore, or Bangkok round these dates, please be a part of us.

Final Week’s Launches
If you happen to haven’t learn final week’s Weekly Roundup but, Channy wrote concerning the AWS Chips Style Check, a brand new initiative from Jeff Barr as a part of April’ Fools Day.

Listed below are some launches that caught my consideration final week:

New Amazon EC2 G6 situations — We introduced the final availability of Amazon EC2 G6 situations powered by NVIDIA L4 Tensor Core GPUs. G6 situations can be utilized for a variety of graphics-intensive and machine studying use circumstances. G6 situations ship as much as 2x greater efficiency for deep studying inference and graphics workloads in comparison with Amazon EC2 G4dn situations. To be taught extra, go to the Amazon EC2 G6 occasion web page.

Mistral Massive is now accessible in Amazon Bedrock — Veliswa wrote concerning the availability of the Mistral Massive basis mannequin, as a part of the Amazon Bedrock service. You should use Mistral Massive to deal with advanced duties that require substantial reasoning capabilities. As well as, Amazon Bedrock is now accessible within the Paris AWS Area.

Amazon Aurora zero-ETL integration with Amazon Redshift now in further Areas — Zero-ETL integration bulletins had been my favorite launches final yr. This Zero-ETL integration simplifies the method of transferring knowledge between the 2 companies, permitting clients to maneuver knowledge between Amazon Aurora and Amazon Redshift with out the necessity for guide Extract, Rework, and Load (ETL) processes. With this announcement, Zero-ETL integrations between Amazon Aurora and Amazon Redshift is now supported in 11 further Areas.

Saying AWS Deadline Cloud — If you happen to’re working in movies, TV reveals, commercials, video games, and industrial design and dealing with advanced rendering administration for groups creating 2D and 3D visible property, then you definately’ll be enthusiastic about AWS Deadline Cloud. This new managed service simplifies the deployment and administration of render farms for media and leisure workloads.

AWS Clear Rooms ML is Now Usually Obtainable — Final yr, I wrote about the preview of AWS Clear Rooms ML. In that put up, I elaborated a brand new functionality of AWS Clear Rooms that helps you and your companions apply machine studying (ML) fashions in your collective knowledge with out copying or sharing uncooked knowledge with one another. Now, AWS Clear Rooms ML is accessible so that you can use.

Information Bases for Amazon Bedrock now helps personal community insurance policies for OpenSearch Serverless — Right here’s thrilling information for you who’re constructing with Amazon Bedrock. Now, you possibly can implement Retrieval-Augmented Era (RAG) with Information Bases for Amazon Bedrock utilizing Amazon OpenSearch Serverless (OSS) collections which have a personal community coverage.

Amazon EKS prolonged assist for Kubernetes variations now usually accessible — If you happen to’re operating Kubernetes model 1.21 and better, with this Prolonged Assist for Kubernetes, you possibly can keep up-to-date with the most recent Kubernetes options and safety enhancements on Amazon EKS.

AWS Lambda Provides Assist for Ruby 3.3 — Coding in Ruby? Now, AWS Lambda helps Ruby 3.3 as its runtime. This replace permits you to make the most of the most recent options and enhancements within the Ruby language.

Amazon EventBridge Console Enhancements — The Amazon EventBridge console has been up to date with new options and enhancements, making it simpler so that you can handle your event-driven functions with a greater person expertise.

Non-public Entry to the AWS Administration Console in Business Areas — If you’ll want to prohibit entry to private AWS accounts from the corporate community, you should utilize AWS Administration Console Non-public Entry. With this launch, you should utilize AWS Administration Console Non-public Entry in all industrial AWS Areas.

From neighborhood.aws 
The neighborhood.aws is a house for us, builders, to share our learnings with constructing on AWS. Right here’s my Prime 3 posts from final week:

Different AWS Information 
Listed below are some further information gadgets, open-source tasks, and Twitch reveals that you simply may discover attention-grabbing:

Build On Generative AI – Be part of Tiffany and Darko to be taught extra about generative AI, see their demos and talk about completely different features of generative AI with the visitor audio system. Streaming each Monday on Twitch, 9:00 AM US PT.

AWS open source news and updates – If you happen to’re searching for numerous open-source tasks and instruments from the AWS neighborhood, please learn the AWS open-source e-newsletter maintained by my colleague, Ricardo.

Upcoming AWS occasions
Test your calendars and join these AWS occasions:

AWS Summits – Be part of free on-line and in-person occasions that carry the cloud computing neighborhood collectively to attach, collaborate, and study AWS. Register in your nearest metropolis: Amsterdam (April 9), Sydney (April 10–11), London (April 24), Singapore (Might 7), Berlin (Might 15–16), Seoul (Might 16–17), Hong Kong (Might 22), Milan (Might 23), Dubai (Might 29), Thailand (Might 30), Stockholm (June 4), and Madrid (June 5).

AWS re:Inforce – Discover cloud safety within the age of generative AI at AWS re:Inforce, June 10–12 in Pennsylvania for two-and-a-half days of immersive cloud safety studying designed to assist drive your enterprise initiatives.

AWS Group Days – Be part of community-led conferences that function technical discussions, workshops, and hands-on labs led by skilled AWS customers and business leaders from all over the world: Poland (April 11), Bay Area (April 12), Kenya (April 20), and Turkey (Might 18).

You’ll be able to browse all upcoming in-person and digital occasions.

That’s all for this week. Test again subsequent Monday for one more Weekly Roundup!

— Donnie

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