Category Archives: Amazon

Reminder: Data Masters – Amazon ECS

Hello folks! Just a reminder that our upcoming Data Masters meetup is tomorrow! We already have about 20 people that have signed up, but there’s always room for more! For this event, we will learn about Amazon’s EC2 Container Service!  ECS is container management service that allows you to easily deploy application services into Docker containers [...]


Data Masters: AWS Elastic Container Service

Our next Data Masters event is coming up! A properly defined micro-services architecture can bring enormous benefits, especially when leveraging the latest in container technologies, such as Docker. But there are many potential pitfalls, if you’re not careful. For this event, we will learn about Amazon’s Elastic Container Services (ECS), and how to build a Continuous Integration [...]

Reminder: Data Masters Meetup – Amazon RDS

Just a reminder that the next Data Masters meetup event is coming up, this Thursday, June 26, 7pm at the Miami Innovation Center at 1951 NW 7th Ave in near the University of Miami medical campus. We will be in the first floor conference room (just inside the  main doors and to the right).  Just [...]

Amazon RDS: New Data Masters Meetup Event

It’s been a while, but we are BACK!  The next Data Masters meetup event is coming up June 26 at 7pm. At this event, we will learn all about Amazon’s cloud database solution, RDS.  We will dive into running databases in the cloud with Amazon’s RDS, where you can easily create data stores in the [...]

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Netflix pushes its cloud tools to open source

This is how Netflix does Cloud computing, and it’s open sourcing a ton of its tools.  This is extremely interesting, as Netflix is looking to establish its approach as best practice for managing entire cloud implementations.  I’m usually weary of anything stated as “best practice” as that somehow becomes inflexible law (more on that later….) [...]