AWS Ohio – new region

AWS is excited to announce immediate availability of the new US East (Ohio) Region. Ohio joins Northern Virginia, Oregon, Northern California, and AWS GovCloud as the fifth AWS Region in North America and as the fourteenth worldwide, bringing the total number of AWS...

Using AWS CodeDeploy

After months of using Elastic Beanstalk to make automated deployments work the way we wanted them to, we moved on to CodeDeploy, and it has since then become one of our favorite tools in the AWS toolbox. The way is works is rather simple. As shown in the diagram...

X1 Memory intensive instances

AWS announced today the availability of the x1.32xlarge instance size. This instance has the following specifications: Processor: 4 x Intel™ Xeon E7 8880 v3 (Haswell) running at 2.3 GHz – 64 cores / 128 vCPUs. Memory: 1,952 GiB with Single Device Data Correction...