AWS Weekly Roundup: Amazon EC2 U7i Situations, Bedrock Converse API, AWS World IPv6 Day and extra (June 3, 2024)

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Final week’s launches
Listed here are some launches that received my consideration:

Amazon EC2 excessive reminiscence U7i Situations – These cases with as much as 32 TiB of DDR5 reminiscence and 896 vCPUs are powered by customized fourth technology Intel Xeon Scalable Processors (Sapphire Rapids). These excessive reminiscence cases are designed to assist giant, in-memory databases together with SAP HANA, Oracle, and SQL Server. To study extra, go to Jeff’s weblog publish.

New Amazon Join analytics information lake – You should utilize a single supply for contact middle information together with contact data, agent efficiency, Contact Lens insights, and extra — eliminating the necessity to construct and preserve advanced information pipelines. Your group can create your individual customized stories utilizing Amazon Join information or mix information queried from third-party sources. To study extra, go to Donnie’s weblog publish.

Amazon Bedrock Converse API – This API offers builders a constant method to invoke Amazon Bedrock fashions eradicating the complexity to regulate for model-specific variations comparable to inference parameters. With this API, you’ll be able to write a code as soon as and use it seamlessly with totally different fashions in Amazon Bedrock. To study extra, go to Dennis’s blog post to get started.

New Doc widget for PartyRock – You possibly can construct, use, and share generative AI-powered apps for enjoyable and for enhancing private productiveness, utilizing PartyRock. Its widgets show content material, settle for enter, join with different widgets, and generate outputs like textual content, photos, and chats utilizing basis fashions. Now you can use new doc widget to combine textual content content material from information and paperwork instantly right into a PartyRock app.

30 days of alarm historical past in Amazon CloudWatch – You possibly can view the historical past of your alarm state modifications for as much as 30 days prior. Beforehand, CloudWatch offered 2 weeks of alarm historical past. This prolonged historical past makes it simpler to look at previous conduct and overview incidents over an extended time period. To study extra, go to the CloudWatch alarms documentation part.

10x quicker startup time in Amazon SageMaker Canvas – You possibly can launch SageMaker Canvas in lower than a minute and get began along with your visible, no-code interface for machine studying 10x quicker than earlier than. Now, all new person profiles created in current or new SageMaker domains can expertise this accelerated startup time.

For a full record of AWS bulletins, make sure to keep watch over the What’s New at AWS web page.

Different AWS information
Listed here are some extra information gadgets and a Twitch present that you just would possibly discover fascinating:

Allow us to handle your relational database! – Jeff Barr ran a ballot to higher perceive why some AWS clients nonetheless select to host their very own databases within the cloud. Working backwards, he highlights 4 points that AWS managed database companies deal with. Think about these earlier than internet hosting your individual database.

Amazon Bedrock Serverless Prompt Chaining – This repository offers examples of utilizing AWS Step Capabilities and Amazon Bedrock to construct advanced, serverless, and extremely scalable generative AI purposes with immediate chaining.

AWS Merch Store Spring Sale – Do you wish to purchase AWS branded t-shirts, hats, luggage, and so forth? Get 15% off on all gadgets now by way of June seventh.

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

AWS World IPv6 Day — Be a part of us a free in-person celebration occasion on June 6, for technical displays from AWS consultants plus a workshop and whiteboarding session. You’ll discover ways to get began with IPv6 and listen to from clients who’ve began on the journey of IPv6 adoption. Try your close to metropolis: San Francisco, Seattle, New YorkLondon, Mumbai, Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Beijing, Manila, and Sydney.

AWS Summits — Be a part of free on-line and in-person occasions that deliver the cloud computing neighborhood collectively to attach, collaborate, and study AWS. Register in your nearest metropolis: Stockholm (June 4), Madrid (June 5), and Washington, DC (June 26–27).

AWS re:Inforce — Be a part of us for AWS re:Inforce (June 10–12) in Philadelphia, PA. AWS re:Inforce is a studying convention centered on AWS safety options, cloud safety, compliance, and id. Join with the AWS groups that construct the safety instruments and meet AWS clients to study their safety journeys.

AWS Neighborhood Days — Be a part of community-led conferences that characteristic technical discussions, workshops, and hands-on labs led by professional AWS customers and trade leaders from around the globe: Midwest | Columbus (June 13), Sri Lanka (June 27), Cameroon (July 13), New Zealand (August 15), Nigeria (August 24), and New York (August 28).

You possibly can browse all upcoming in-person and digital occasions.

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