When developers and operations get together to drink beer and color on whiteboards to avoid drama in the War Room.Also a buzzword for recruiters to use to promote overpaid dev or ops jobs.
EC2 Price Reduction – H1 Instances
EC2’s H1 instances offer 2 to 16 terabytes of fast, dense storage for big data applications, optimized to deliver high throughput for sequential I/O. Enhanced Networking, 32 to 256 gigabytes of RAM...
Music in motion: a Firebase and IoT story
By Gabe Weiss, Developer Advocate

One of the best parts about working at Google is the incredible diversity of interests. By day, I’m a Developer Advocate focused on IoT paid to write co...
Google Cloud Platform Blog
Kubernetes best practices: Setting up health checks with readiness and liveness probes
By Sandeep Dinesh, Developer Advocate

Editor’s note: Today is the third installment in a seven-part video and blog series from Google Developer Advocate Sandeep Dinesh on how to get the ...
Google Cloud Platform Blog
Introducing Asylo: an open-source framework for confidential computing
By Nelly Porter, Senior Product Manager, Google Cloud; Jason Garms, Engineering Director, Google Cloud Security; Sergey Simakov, Technical Program Manager, Google Cloud Security

Google Cloud Platform Blog
Spring Boot 2.0 actuator change analysis
Some years ago, I discovered the Spring Boot actuator: Spring Boot includes a number of additional features to help you monitor and manage your application when it’s pushed to production. You c...
A Java Geek
AWS Online Tech Talks – April & Early May 2018
We have several upcoming tech talks in the month of April and early May. Come join us to learn about AWS services and solution offerings. We’ll have AWS experts online to help answer questions in r...
AWS AppSync – Production-Ready with Six New Features
If you build (or want to build) data-driven web and mobile apps and need real-time updates and the ability to work offline, you should take a look at . Announced in preview form at 2017 and describ...
New – Registry of Open Data on AWS (RODA)
Almost a decade ago, my colleague Deepak Singh introduced the AWS Public Datasets in his post Paging Researchers, Analysts, and Developers. I’m happy to report that Deepak is still an important par...
Get Started with Blockchain Using the new AWS Blockchain Templates
Many of today’s discussions around blockchain technology remind me of the classic Shimmer Floor Wax skit. According to Dan Aykroyd, Shimmer is a dessert topping. Gilda Radner claims that it is a fl...
AWS Support – The First Decade
We launched AWS Support a full decade ago, with Gold and Silver plans focused on Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, and Amazon SQS. Starting from that initial offering, backed by a small team in Seattle, AWS S...
New .BOT gTLD from Amazon
Today, I’m excited to announce the launch of .BOT, a new generic top-level domain (gTLD) from Amazon. Customers can use .BOT domains to provide an identity and portal for their bots. Fitness bots, ...
IoT Analytics Now Generally Available
Today, I’m pleased to announce that, as of April 24th 2018, the AWS IoT Analytics service is generally available. Customers can use IoT Analytics to clean, process, encrich, store, and analyze thei...