Cloud Month In Review – May 2018

Cloud Month In Review – May 2018

AWS Firewall Manager

AWS Firewall Manager allows clients to maintain central control over security settings and profile, even across regions and AWS user accounts. Your security group can respond in a timely manner to all potential threats and attacks while your developers work in safety.

AWS IoT Analytics Now Generally Available

AWS is proud to announce that AWS IoT Analytics is now available in the following regions: US East (N. Virginia), US West (Oregon), US East (Ohio), and EU (Ireland). Through this service, users may prepare and analyze data collected from IoT devices.

AWS IoT Analytics is capable of both Data Preparation and Analytics.

One Command Instance Management With EC2 Fleets

AWS has announced that it will now be easier to manage EC2 Spot Fleets. Spot Fleets are a fantastic tool for launching multiple EC2 Spot Instances of various instance types and Availability Zones, without needing to create code for finding capacity or to keep an eye on prices. Now, you set and forget multiple instances using EC2 Fleets. You can create fleets made up of a combination of EC2 On-Demand, Reserved, and Spot Instances using just one API call.

Amazon Sumerian Released

AWS is proud to announce that Amazon Sumerian is now generally available. Amazon Sumerian is a service that allows you to easily create virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and 3D applications. It supports hardware such as Oculus HTC Vive, and iOS devices through WebVR-compatible browsers.

You do not need to learn to code or learn to use specialized tools for 3D animation. You may easily apply 3D modeling, animation, lighting, audio, and other effects.

EC2 C5 Instances with NVMe storage Available

AWS has released new C5 instances that come with local NVMe storage. These will be available in 5 regions for now.