Search in the Cloud: Build Your Own or AWS? [Video Recap] 

Last night, we hosted the second online meetup of the AWS Super Users Online Meetup Group.  This event  featured three great presentations given by experts from AWS, Hudl and GetHuman. Below you’ll find the full video of the event on Youtube as well as the presentations given. Below is Tom Hill’s presentation on Amazon CloudSearch. Here […]

What Other Services Fail with EBS? 

Amazon had another outage today which impacted users of EBS in a single availability zone of the us-east-1 region. A number of other services, including RDS, the AWS Console, Elastic Beanstalk, CloudSearch, and ElasticCache, were affected. These simultaneous failures provide interesting insights into dependencies within the services provided by AWS.