AWS Elasticsearch Tutorial

AWS Elasticsearch service intends to help you deploy, scale & operate Elasticsearch over the AWS cloud. If you already have a clean and crisp knowledge of the concepts of Elasticsearch, then you are definitely willing to get started with it. But, it is important for you to know the right Read more…

Fast-Tracking Agility for Mainframe Workloads

By Phil de Valence, WW Tech Leader, Mainframe & Legacy – AWS Organizations migrate and modernize mainframes to Amazon Web Services (AWS) for agility, cost reduction, and for mitigating mainframe risks. In this post, I will highlight the key agility attributes needed by mainframe workloads, and describe the evolutionary approach Read more…

Connect to your Amazon CloudWatch data to detect anomalies and diagnose their root cause using Amazon Lookout for Metrics

Amazon Lookout for Metrics uses machine learning (ML) to automatically detect and diagnose anomalies (outliers from the norm) without requiring any prior ML experience. Amazon CloudWatch provides you with actionable insights to monitor your applications, respond to system-wide performance changes, optimize resource utilization, and get a unified view of operational Read more…

Heads Up – AWS News Blog RSS Feed Change

TL;DR – If you are using the ancient Feedburner feed for this blog, please change to the new one (https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/feed/) ASAP. Back in the early days of AWS, I paid a visit to the Chicago headquarters of a cool startup called FeedBurner. My friend Matt Shobe demo’ed their new product Read more…

What is AWS Elasticsearch?

Elasticsearch is counted as the most popular and preferable open-source analytics and search engine. It is preferred for a set of use cases that includes clickstream analytics, real-time application monitoring, and log analytics. Setting up and configuring the AWS Elasticsearch domain is quite easy and convenient. You will need just Read more…